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by Setha M Low,Francis E Johnston

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  • Author: Setha M Low,Francis E Johnston
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  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Westview Press; 1 edition (December 11, 1994)
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By Francis E. Johnston, Setha M. Lo. This book presents the results of a comprehensive longitudinal and cross-sectional seven-year study of the social ecology of growth and development of over 500 children living in a disadvantaged community on the edge of Guatemala City.

By Francis E. Low. No cover image. A wide range of sociocultural, behavioral, and demographic data are brought together into a model that analyzes their relationship to physical growth, nutritional status, mental development, and school achievement from one through eleven years of age. The results are related broadly to the recent social and political history of Guatemala.

FRANCIS E. JOHNSTON and SETHA M. Malnutrition is one of the leading problems, what India is facing from decades. Boulder, CO: Westview Press, 1995. 189 p. references, tables, figures. The health care system is now facing challenges in combating this problem not only with nutrition point of view but with also various diseases associated with it, like Tuberculosis. Present study has included 100 children selected randomly from anganwadi centers around Rewa city in Madhya Pradesh  .

This book presents the results of a comprehensive longitudinal and cross-sectional seven-year study of the social ecology of growth and development of over 500 children living in a disadvantaged community on the edge of Guatemala City. The Sociocultural, Political, and Economic Context of Malnutrition and Child Development in Guatemala. WithFrancis E. View abstract. An Ecological Approach to the Study of the Environments of the Urban Poor.

the Urban Poor : The Sociocultural Environment of Growth, Development, and Malnutrition in Guatemala City

Children of the Urban Poor : The Sociocultural Environment of Growth, Development, and Malnutrition in Guatemala City. by Setha M. Low and Francis E. Johnston.

The growth of modern industry from the late 18th century onward led to massive urbanization and the rise of new, great cities, first in Europe, and then in other regions, as new opportunities brought huge numbers of migrants from rural communities into urban areas. In 1800, only 3% of the world’s population lived in cities.

2005 Rethinking Urban Parks: Public Space and Cultural Diversity. University of Texas Press. 1995 Children of the Urban Poor: The Sociocultural Environment of Growth, Development and Malnutrition in Guatemala City. 2003 Behind the Gates: The New American Dream. New York and London: Routledge. 2003 The Anthropology of Space and Place: Locating Culture. 1995 "Indigenous Architectural Representations: Mesoamerican and Caribbean Foundations of the Spanish American Plaza," American Anthropologist 97(4): 748–762.

Setha Low is a former president of the American Anthropological Association, a. .

Low also served as a Conservation Guest Scholar at the Getty Conservation Institute. in Psychology from Pitzer College, Claremont, California in 1969 and her . in Anthropology at the University of California, Berkeley in 1971 and 1976.

Professor Setha Low Women’s March. Setha Low, "The Latin American Plaza, Moore Street Market and Gated Communities and Coops". 2016 Spatializing Culture: The Ethnography of Space and Place. 1995 "Indigenous Architectural Representations: Mesoamerican and Caribbean Foundations of the Spanish American Plaza," American Anthropologist 97(4): 748-762.

LOW, Setha . OW, Setha M. American, b. 1948. Genres: Cultural/Ethnic topics

LOW, Setha . Genres: Cultural/Ethnic topics. Publications: Culture, Politics, and Medicine in Costa Rica, 1985; (with F. Johnston) Children of the Urban Poor: The Sociocultural Environment of Growth, Development, and Malnutrition in Guatemala City, 1995. Contributor to books.

This book presents the results of a comprehensive longitudinal and cross-sectional seven-year study of the social ecology of growth and development of over 500 children living in a disadvantaged community on the edge of Guatemala City. A wide range of sociocultural, behavioral, and demographic data are brought together into a model that analyzes their relationship to physical growth, nutritional status, mental development, and school achievement from one through eleven years of age. The results are related broadly to the recent social and political history of Guatemala.

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