Changing Inequalities And Societal Impacts in Rich Countries

Changing Inequalities and Societal Impacts in Rich Countries: Thirty Countries' Experiences

Changing Inequalities and Societal Impacts in Rich Countries: Thirty Countries' Experiences by Brian Nolan and Wiemer Salverda
English | 2014 | ISBN: 0199687420 | 784 pages | PDF | 4,4 MB
"Atmospheric Hazards: Case Studies in Modeling, Communication, and Societal Impacts" ed. by Jill S. M. Coleman

"Atmospheric Hazards: Case Studies in Modeling, Communication, and Societal Impacts" ed. by Jill S. M. Coleman
ITexLi | 2016 | ISBN: 9535125168 953512515X 9789535125150 9789535125167 | 140 pages | PDF | 53 MB

This book explores atmospheric-based hazards through focused investigations ranging from a local to global perspective, and includes discussions on modeling aspects for investigating hazards (pollution, regional climate models) and the forecasting and structure of high wind events (derechos), whereas others delve into hazard communication, preparedness, and social vulnerability issues (tornadoes, hurricanes, and lightning).
Changing Inequalities in Rich Countries: Analytical and Comparative Perspectives

Wiemer Salverda and Brian Nolan, "Changing Inequalities in Rich Countries: Analytical and Comparative Perspectives"
2014 | ISBN-10: 0199687439 | 432 pages | PDF | 2 MB
Poor Women in Rich Countries: The Feminization of Poverty Over the Life Course [Repost]

Poor Women in Rich Countries: The Feminization of Poverty Over the Life Course by Gertrude Schaffner Goldberg
Oxford University Press; 1 edition | November 19, 2009 | English | ISBN: 0195314301 | 352 pages | PDF | 2 MB

The first book to study women's poverty over the life course, this wide-ranging collection focuses on the economic condition of single mothers and single elderly women-while also considering partnered women and immigrants-in eight wealthy but diverse countries: Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Sweden, the United Kingdom, and the United States.
Handbook of Weather, Climate and Water: Atmospheric Chemistry, Hydrology and Societal Impacts

Handbook of Weather, Climate and Water: Atmospheric Chemistry, Hydrology and Societal Impacts
Publisher: Wiley-Interscience | pages: 1000 | 2002 | ISBN: 0471214892 | PDF | 54 mb

The Handbook of Weather, Climate, and Water: Atmospheric Chemistry, Hydrology, and Societal Impacts is the first of two stand-alone volumes that will be landmarks in the meteorological literature for many years to come. Each volume encompasses both fundamental topics and critical issues that have recently surfaced in studies of the hydrosphere and atmosphere. Renowned experts have contributed to every part of this handbook. Each overview chapter is followed by topic-specific chapters written by specialists who present comprehensive discussions at a greater level of detail and complexity.

Infectious Diseases and Rural Livelihood in Developing Countries  

Posted by Underaglassmoon at Feb. 19, 2016
Infectious Diseases and Rural Livelihood in Developing Countries

Infectious Diseases and Rural Livelihood in Developing Countries
Springer | Internal Medicine | March 14, 2016 | ISBN-10: 9811004269 | 187 pages | pdf | 4.19 mb

Authors: Mphande, Fingani Annie
Approaches infectious-disease management with a focus on health, rural livelihood and poverty in developing countries
Focuses on how the lack of resources and poor management of infectious diseases can have catastrophic outcomes with reference to the 2014 Ebola outbreak in West Africa
Suggests infectious-disease control and management strategies that are favourable for developing countries and poor communities
Life-Course Smoking Behavior: Patterns and National Context in Ten Countries (repost)

Life-Course Smoking Behavior: Patterns and National Context in Ten Countries by Dean R. Lillard and Rebekka Christopoulou
English | 2015 | ISBN: 0199389101 | 304 pages | PDF | 2,3 MB
Cancer Research and Clinical Trials in Developing Countries: A Practical Guide

Cancer Research and Clinical Trials in Developing Countries: A Practical Guide
Springer | Oncology | December 17 2015 | ISBN-10: 3319184423 | 218 pages | pdf | 4.03 mb

Editors: Stefan, Daniela Cristina (Ed.)
‚ÄčDescribes the principles around which cancer research and clinical trials can be developed
Provides valuable practical information for researchers in resource-rich countries who contemplate cooperating with scientists from limited-resource countries in performing research
Describes the particularities of planning and implementing cancer research in developing countries
Written and edited by leaders in the field who work in these developing countries
Climate Change, Agriculture and Rural Livelihoods in Developing Countries

Niraj Prakash Joshi - Climate Change, Agriculture and Rural Livelihoods in Developing Countries
Published: 2013-05-13 | ISBN: 4431543422, 4431547347 | PDF | 180 pages | 3.76 MB
Urbanism, Health and Human Biology in Industrialised Countries (repost)

Urbanism, Health and Human Biology in Industrialised Countries (Society for the Study of Human Biology Symposium Series) by L. M. Schell and S. J. Ulijaszek
English | September 28, 1999 | ISBN-10: 052162097X | 344 pages | PDF | 10,3 MB