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Synopsis: "This well-researched anthology provides, for the first time, a comprehensive and up-to-date overview of the reproductive and sexual health of women in india. Ten papers by eminent scholars synthesise what is known about every dimension of the reproductive health situation in India. Chapters cast a wide net, combining information from the social science and bio-medical literature, highlighting women's perspectives and women's needs. Unique in its wide coverage of issues and its multidisciplinary approach, this book will be of interest to policy makers, researchers and students in the fields of health and development, demography and gender studies, and programme managers in women's and men's health projects both within and outside the government. CONTRIBUTORS: Gillian Foo, Bela Ganatra, Shireen J. Jejeebhoy, Michael Koenig, Nandini Oomman, Pertti J. Pelto, Radhika Ramasubban, Bhanwar Rishyasringa, Leela Visaria"
Title: Women's Reproductive Health in India
Publisher: Rawat Publications
Publication Date: 2000
Book Condition: New
Book Description Rawat, 2000. Hardcover. Condition: As New. Contents: Foreword. 1. Introduction/Radhika Ramasubban and Shireen Jejeebhoy. 2. Adolescent sexual and reproductive behaviour: a review of the evidence from India/Shireen J. Jejeebhoy. 3. Research on sexuality and sexual behaviour in India: the 1990s/Pertti J. Pelto. 4. Safe motherhood in India: priorities for social science research/Shireen J. Jejeebhoy. 5. Abortion research in India; what we know, and what we need to know/Bela Ganatra. 6. A decade of research on reproductive tract infections and other gynaecological morbidity in India: what we know and what we don't know/Nandini Oomman. 7. Women's vulnerability: the recent evidence on sexually transmitted infections/Radhika Ramasubban. 8. From contraceptive targets to informed choice: the Indian experience/Leela Visaria. 9. Quality of care within the Indian family welfare programme/Gillian Foo and Michael Koenig. 10. Social policy and reproductive health/Bhanwar Rishyasringa. Author index. Subject index. "This well-researched anthology provides, for the first time, a comprehensive and up-to-date overview of the reproductive and sexual health of women in India. Ten papers by eminent scholars synthesis what is known about every dimension of the reproductive health situation in India, ranging from the situation of adolescents, to the magnitude and patterns of reproductive tract and sexually transmitted infections. Chapters cast a wide net, combining information from the social science and bio-medical literature, highlighting women's perspectives and women's needs. While they address 460 pp. Seller Inventory # 18258
Book Description Rawat Publications, 2000. Hardcover. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # DADAX8170336368