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The Resource Environmental health hazards and social justice : geographical perspectives on race and class disparities, Florence Margai

Environmental health hazards and social justice : geographical perspectives on race and class disparities, Florence Margai

Label
Environmental health hazards and social justice : geographical perspectives on race and class disparities
Title
Environmental health hazards and social justice
Title remainder
geographical perspectives on race and class disparities
Statement of responsibility
Florence Margai
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Margai, Florence M
Dewey number
362.1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
RA566
LC item number
.M26 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2011 B-185
  • WA 30.5
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Environmental health
  • Medical geography
  • Health and race
  • Poor
  • Environmental Health
  • Hazardous Substances
  • Health Status Disparities
  • Poverty Areas
  • Residence Characteristics
  • Vulnerable Populations
Label
Environmental health hazards and social justice : geographical perspectives on race and class disparities, Florence Margai
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Geographic foundations of environmental health hazards: the need for a place-based perspective -- Environmental health and disease indicators: valuation measures, transition frameworks and burden of disease estimates -- Population health disparities and social injustices: indicators and spatial patterns -- Conceptualization and measurement of race, ethnicity and class -- Environmental health data collection, analysis and visualization: an overview of geographic methodologies -- Global climate change and environmental degradation: place vulnerability and public health challenges -- A spatial analysis of emergent and re-emergent public health risks -- Toxic chemicals: disparate patterns of exposure and health outcomes -- Geographic principles of environmental justice and equity -- Global geographies, environmental injustice and health inequities -- Population disparities in water access, sanitation and health implications -- Food justice, nutritional security and paediatric health outcomes -- Poverty, race and place: a triple whammy hypothesis for minority health geographies -- Globalization, population mobility and immigrant health disparities -- Group disparities in access, quality and utilization of health resources -- Exploring pathways to environmental, health and social equity
Control code
647976642
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 286 pages
Isbn
9781844078257
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010026789
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)647976642
Label
Environmental health hazards and social justice : geographical perspectives on race and class disparities, Florence Margai
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Geographic foundations of environmental health hazards: the need for a place-based perspective -- Environmental health and disease indicators: valuation measures, transition frameworks and burden of disease estimates -- Population health disparities and social injustices: indicators and spatial patterns -- Conceptualization and measurement of race, ethnicity and class -- Environmental health data collection, analysis and visualization: an overview of geographic methodologies -- Global climate change and environmental degradation: place vulnerability and public health challenges -- A spatial analysis of emergent and re-emergent public health risks -- Toxic chemicals: disparate patterns of exposure and health outcomes -- Geographic principles of environmental justice and equity -- Global geographies, environmental injustice and health inequities -- Population disparities in water access, sanitation and health implications -- Food justice, nutritional security and paediatric health outcomes -- Poverty, race and place: a triple whammy hypothesis for minority health geographies -- Globalization, population mobility and immigrant health disparities -- Group disparities in access, quality and utilization of health resources -- Exploring pathways to environmental, health and social equity
Control code
647976642
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 286 pages
Isbn
9781844078257
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010026789
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)647976642

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