ERIC Number: ED084056
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1972
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Rural Africana. Current Research in the Social Sciences -- No. 17, Rural Health in Africa.
Messing, Simon D., Ed.; And Others
The document is one in a series devoted to current research in the social sciences, exploring the problems of social and economic development in rural Africa south of the Sahara. Each issue focuses on a specific problem. This document covers rural health in Africa. The 13 papers are divided into 4 sections: (1) cultural, economic, and political factors related to health and disease; (2) dynamics of mobility; (3) ecological and social factors relating to mental healing; and (4) rural health in Africa: a selected bibliography. (KM)
Descriptors: Cultural Influences, Demography, Disease Control, Diseases, Environment, Health Needs, Mental Health, Mobility, Political Influences, Population Growth, Research, Rural Areas, Socioeconomic Influences, Special Health Problems
African Studies Center, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48823 ($2.00)
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Authoring Institution: Michigan State Univ., East Lansing. African Studies Center.
Identifiers - Location: Africa