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The Resource Inheriting the world : the atlas of children's health and the environment, Bruce Gordon, Richard Mackay, and Eva Rehfuess

Inheriting the world : the atlas of children's health and the environment, Bruce Gordon, Richard Mackay, and Eva Rehfuess

Label
Inheriting the world : the atlas of children's health and the environment
Title
Inheriting the world
Title remainder
the atlas of children's health and the environment
Statement of responsibility
Bruce Gordon, Richard Mackay, and Eva Rehfuess
Title variation
Atlas of children's health and the environment
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
More than three million children die every year due to unhealthy environments. This atlas tackles issues as diversd as the devastating and largely unknown impact of indoor air pollution, the unfashionable tragedy of sanitation, and complex emerging issues like climate change. Full-color maps and graphics demonstrate the threats that children face everywhere, and underscore the impact of poverty on children's health
Cataloging source
NLM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gordon, Bruce
Dewey number
362.7
Government publication
international or intergovernmental publication
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
RJ101
LC item number
.G67 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • statistics
NLM call number
  • 2004 N-987
  • WA 16
NLM item number
G662i 2004
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mackay, Richard
  • Rehfuess, Eva
  • World Health Organization
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Children
  • Environmental health
Label
Inheriting the world : the atlas of children's health and the environment, Bruce Gordon, Richard Mackay, and Eva Rehfuess
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 58-63) 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
The world's forgotten children -- Two worlds : rich and poor -- Traditional hazards, new risks -- Water for all : making it happen -- Hurry up in the toilet : 2.4 billion are waiting -- To fetch a pail of water -- Malaria -- Fluoride and arsenic in drinking water -- Indoor smoke : breaking down respiratory defences -- Passive smoking : children protest -- Polluted cities : the air children breathe -- Child injuries are preventable -- Child labour : growing up too quickly -- Lead : IQ alert -- Safe food : crucial for child development -- Poisoning : hidden peril for children -- Getting the lead out -- Healthy schools : empowering children -- Enjoying the sun safely -- Climate change -- Highs and lows of environmental health -- WHO sub-regions -- World data table
Control code
ocm56410196
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
64 p.
Isbn
9789241591560
Lccn
2005419894
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill., port.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9789241591560
  • (OCoLC)56410196
Label
Inheriting the world : the atlas of children's health and the environment, Bruce Gordon, Richard Mackay, and Eva Rehfuess
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 58-63) 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
The world's forgotten children -- Two worlds : rich and poor -- Traditional hazards, new risks -- Water for all : making it happen -- Hurry up in the toilet : 2.4 billion are waiting -- To fetch a pail of water -- Malaria -- Fluoride and arsenic in drinking water -- Indoor smoke : breaking down respiratory defences -- Passive smoking : children protest -- Polluted cities : the air children breathe -- Child injuries are preventable -- Child labour : growing up too quickly -- Lead : IQ alert -- Safe food : crucial for child development -- Poisoning : hidden peril for children -- Getting the lead out -- Healthy schools : empowering children -- Enjoying the sun safely -- Climate change -- Highs and lows of environmental health -- WHO sub-regions -- World data table
Control code
ocm56410196
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
64 p.
Isbn
9789241591560
Lccn
2005419894
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill., port.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9789241591560
  • (OCoLC)56410196

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