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Routledge Handbook of Water and Health

Bartram, J (2015) Routledge Handbook of Water and Health Routledge. ISBN 1317436997

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This comprehensive handbook provides an authoritative source of information on global water and health, suitable for interdisciplinary teaching for advanced undergraduate and postgraduate students. It covers both developing and developed country concerns. It is organized into sections covering: hazards (including disease, chemicals and other contaminants); exposure; interventions; intervention implementation; distal influences; policies and their implementation; investigative tools; and historic cases. It offers 71 analytical and engaging chapters, each representing a session of teaching or graduate seminar. Written by a team of expert authors from around the world, many of whom are actively teaching the subject, the book provides a thorough and balanced overview of current knowledge, issues and relevant debates, integrating information from the environmental, health and social sciences. The first of these, "Guidelines for drinking water quality", is particularly useful to all those concerned with issues related to water quality and health, including environmental and public health scientists, water scientists, policy-makers and those ...

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Subjects : Civil and Environmental Engineering
Divisions : Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences > Civil and Environmental Engineering
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Date : 25 September 2015
Uncontrolled Keywords : HEALTH & FITNESS
Additional Information : © 2015 – Routledge. Full text may be available at a later date.
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Date Deposited : 09 Mar 2016 12:32
Last Modified : 09 Mar 2016 12:32

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