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The Resource The African food system and its interaction with human health and nutrition, edited by Per Pinstrup-Andersen

The African food system and its interaction with human health and nutrition, edited by Per Pinstrup-Andersen

Label
The African food system and its interaction with human health and nutrition
Title
The African food system and its interaction with human health and nutrition
Statement of responsibility
edited by Per Pinstrup-Andersen
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
NIC/DLC
Dewey number
338.1/967
Index
index present
LC call number
  • HD9017.A3572
  • HD9017.A3572
LC item number
  • A35 2010
  • A35 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The African food system and its interaction with human health and nutrition, edited by Per Pinstrup-Andersen
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Published in cooperation with the United Nations University."
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
The African food system and human health and nutrition : a conceptual and empirical overview / Per Pinstrup-Andersen -- The nutrition situation in Sub-Saharan Africa / Derrill D. Watson and Per Pinstrup-Andersen -- Disease burdens of Sub-Saharan Africa and their interactions with malnutrition / Onesmo K. ole-MoiYoi -- Animals as a source of human diseases : historical perspective and future health risks for the African population / E. Fuller Torrey -- How AIDS epidemics interact with African food systems and how to improve the response / Stuart Gillespie -- Pest management, farmer incomes and health risks in Sub-Saharan Africa : pesticides, host plant resistance and other measures / Rebecca Nelson -- Nutrition and the environment : fundamental to food security in Africa / Anna Herforth -- Food safety as a bridge between the food system and human health in Sub-Saharan Africa / Dorothy Nakimbugwe and Kathryn J. Boor -- Population dynamics and future food requirements in Sub-Saharan Africa / Barbara Boyle Torrey -- Income and food transfers to improve human health and nutrition / Harold Alderman -- The impact of poor health and nutrition on labor productivity, poverty, and economic growth in Sub-Saharan Africa / David E. Sahn -- Food systems and the escape from poverty and ill-health traps in Sub-Saharan Africa / Christopher B. Barrett -- Strengthening the role of women in the food systems of Sub-Saharan Africa to achieve nutrition and health goals / Laura K. Cramer and Speciosa Wandira -- Bridging the gap : linking agriculture and health to achieve the millennium development goals / Joachim von Braun, Marie T. Ruel, and Stuart Gillespie
Control code
617604037
Extent
xvi, 357 pages
Isbn
9780801476921
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010033393
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
figures.
System control number
  • (CaEvSKY)sky232161835
  • (OCoLC)617604037
Label
The African food system and its interaction with human health and nutrition, edited by Per Pinstrup-Andersen
Publication
Note
"Published in cooperation with the United Nations University."
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
The African food system and human health and nutrition : a conceptual and empirical overview / Per Pinstrup-Andersen -- The nutrition situation in Sub-Saharan Africa / Derrill D. Watson and Per Pinstrup-Andersen -- Disease burdens of Sub-Saharan Africa and their interactions with malnutrition / Onesmo K. ole-MoiYoi -- Animals as a source of human diseases : historical perspective and future health risks for the African population / E. Fuller Torrey -- How AIDS epidemics interact with African food systems and how to improve the response / Stuart Gillespie -- Pest management, farmer incomes and health risks in Sub-Saharan Africa : pesticides, host plant resistance and other measures / Rebecca Nelson -- Nutrition and the environment : fundamental to food security in Africa / Anna Herforth -- Food safety as a bridge between the food system and human health in Sub-Saharan Africa / Dorothy Nakimbugwe and Kathryn J. Boor -- Population dynamics and future food requirements in Sub-Saharan Africa / Barbara Boyle Torrey -- Income and food transfers to improve human health and nutrition / Harold Alderman -- The impact of poor health and nutrition on labor productivity, poverty, and economic growth in Sub-Saharan Africa / David E. Sahn -- Food systems and the escape from poverty and ill-health traps in Sub-Saharan Africa / Christopher B. Barrett -- Strengthening the role of women in the food systems of Sub-Saharan Africa to achieve nutrition and health goals / Laura K. Cramer and Speciosa Wandira -- Bridging the gap : linking agriculture and health to achieve the millennium development goals / Joachim von Braun, Marie T. Ruel, and Stuart Gillespie
Control code
617604037
Extent
xvi, 357 pages
Isbn
9780801476921
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010033393
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
figures.
System control number
  • (CaEvSKY)sky232161835
  • (OCoLC)617604037

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