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ERIC Number: EJ176740
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1977
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Nutritional Determinants of Urban Deprived Youth: An Economic and Cross-Cultural Analysis of the U.S., Columbia, and Peru
Walter, John P.
Comparative Urban Research, 4, 2-3, 61-74, 77
Factors influencing the nutrition of North and South American urban youths from 14-21 years of age are examined. Economic factors which play a role in determining the demand for improved nutrition and the relative importance of economic and noneconomic factors in nutrition are assessed. The effectiveness of higher income as a solution to malnutrition is criticized. (GC)
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