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Interlacing water and human health : case studies from South Asia

Author: Anjal Prakash.; V S Saravanan; Jayati Chourey
Publisher: New Delhi ; Thousand Oaks : Sage Publications, ©2012.
Series: Water in South Asia, v. 3.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Papers presented at the Readers Workshop on Water and Health in South Asia, held at Hyderabad during 25-27 February 2009.
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Genre/Form: Congresses
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anjal Prakash.; V S Saravanan; Jayati Chourey
ISBN: 9788132107255 813210725X
OCLC Number: 740631393
Description: xxvi, 470 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm.
Contents: Interlacing water and human health in South Asia : the problâematique / Anjal Prakash, Saravanan V.S. and Jayati Chourey --
Good evidences, bad linkages : a review of water and health in South Asia / Jayati Chourey and Anjal Prakash --
Water, health and poverty in South Asia : examining the interface in India / Amita Shah and Sahitha O.G. --
Madhay Pradesh's complex challenges : undernutrition and infectious diseases / Biraj Swain --
Inequalities in access to safe drinking water, sanitation and childhood undernutrition in India / William Joe and Udaya Shankar Mishra --
Access to safe water and health : mortality, morbidity and malnutrition in Nepal / Annette L. Fitzpatrick, Meera Kansakar, Jason Soh, Pam Elardo, Kevin C. Fitzpatrick and Dibya R. Kansakar --
Disease burden linked to incomplete water and sanitation coverage in Orissa, India / Aidan A. Cronin and Srihari Dutta --
Arsenic contamination, toxicity and health effects : cases from India and Bangladesh / Nalini Sankararamakrishnan and Leela Iyengar --
Arsenic pollution and reproductive health : a case study of Murshidabad District in West Bengal / Mohua Guha and Kamla Gupta --
Water quality and human health in Mewat : challenges and innovative solutions / Lalit Mohan Sharma, Aravinda Satyavada and Archana Chowdhury --
Waterwaster use in vegetable production and its health impacts : a case of Faisalabad, Pakistan / Abedullah, Shazad Kouser and Faisal Abbas --
Role of farmers in protecting groundwater in lower Bhavani River Basin of Tamil Nadu, India / Sacchidananda Mukherjee --
Industrial water pollution and health implications : emerging issues from Tiruppur, textile town of South India / Prakash Nelliyat --
Impact of mining on water and human health : a case study of Baitarani River ecosystem in Orissa / SAarmistha Pattanaik --
Wastewater in Sri Lanka : implications on human health / Mohamed Mujithaba Mohamed Najim and Indika Harshani Rajapakshe --
Neglected frontiers : peri-urban water use and human health in the National Capital Region, India / Vishal Narain --
Results of unplanned programmes : drinking water and sanitation system in Bhaktapur, Nepal / Prachanda Pradhan --
Inter-relation between water, health and livelihood in disasters / Papreen Nahar, Fariba Alamgir, Andrew E. Collins, Nibedita Ray-Bennett and Abbas Bhuiya --
Health disasters : tsunami-induced public health crisis in India / Nibanupudi Hari Krishna and Parnasri Ray Choudhury.
Series Title: Water in South Asia, v. 3.
Responsibility: editors Anjal Prakash, V.S. Saravanan, Jayati Chourey.

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