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Culture, health and development in South Asia : arsenic poisoning in Bangladesh

Author: M Saiful Islam, (Anthropologist)
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2016.
Series: Routledge contemporary South Asia series, 112.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: M Saiful Islam, (Anthropologist)
ISBN: 9781138654082 1138654086
OCLC Number: 930014464
Description: xvii, 148 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction : the paradise poisoned --
Arsenic poisoning : culture, health and development perspectives --
Arsenic poisoning in Bangladesh : causes, health impacts and healthcare services --
Ghaa : the social construction of arsenicosis --
Arsenicosis as ghaa and health-seeking behaviour --
Arsenic mitigation strategies : why do they fail? --
Conclusion : the primacy of culture in health and development.
Series Title: Routledge contemporary South Asia series, 112.
Responsibility: M. Saiful Islam.

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