CONTENTS:- Preface 1. Poverty and Health 2. Health and Development 3. Poverty and Health
Poverty, health and development are complementary and interwoven to each other. Thus, health would be considered a holistic approach, which is related to the quality of life of the human being and the quality of life is intimately related to the health and development. The volume covered diverse aspects of studies by distinguished experts and researchers covering analytically the leading and diverse issues and experiences connected with poverty, health and development. Health is recognized as a significant indicator of gender development. Health education is very much essential for the development of health of any nation. Gender and health education issues have also been discussed in this volume. The book would be much use to the social scientists, students, scholars, policy makers and development workers having interest on health and development.