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Sociology of Development. 2019; 5150–70 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sod.2019.5.1.50
Published: 01 March 2019
...Kristen Jafflin In the 1970s, the WHO embarked on an ambitious project to promote primary health care worldwide. The Expanded Programme on Immunization (EPI) was one of the most successful parts of that effort, yet some national EPIs struggled to increase vaccination coverage while others were very...
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Sociology of Development. 2018; 42169–190 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sod.2018.4.2.169
Published: 01 June 2018
... outcomes: infant-mortality reduction, municipal spending on health and sanitation, and municipal delivery of primary public health care. I correspondingly argue for broadening the twenty-first-century developmental state framework to accommodate how programmatic configurations—and the pragmatically...
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Sociology of Development. 2020; 6191–115 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sod.2020.6.1.91
Published: 01 March 2020
... organizations with interests that overlap with the SDGs. For instance, highlighting the public health implications of the SDGs, the World Health Organization (2015) writes that the relationship between the dimensions of sustainability is “dynamic and reciprocal.” In this sense, the discourse on sustainability...
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Sociology of Development. 2020; 6166–90 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sod.2020.6.1.66
Published: 01 March 2020
... that has been plaguing China has raised public awareness of air quality and its related public health issues, driving the central state to declare a war on pollution ( Greenstone 2018 ). Our pro-EV interviewees often argued that carbon emissions is one of the biggest contributors to air pollution in...
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Sociology of Development. 2019; 54428–451 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sod.2019.5.4.428
Published: 01 December 2019
.... This hypothesis assumes that higher GDP will have an ameliorating effect on child poverty rates, if trickle-down theory is to be believed—that is, better-endowed state governments will invest public money in such a way as to reduce poverty (e.g., via public education, health care, and food security...
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Sociology of Development. 2019; 54337–359 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sod.2019.5.4.337
Published: 01 December 2019
... provision of formal child care services to working parents with children under age three. In their broad cross-national study, Besamusca et al. (2015) find that women are more likely to participate when paid maternity leave schemes exist and enrollment in pre-primary education is higher. Why does...
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Sociology of Development. 2019; 53248–264 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sod.2019.5.3.248
Published: 01 September 2019
... Turk 2006 ). Ethnic minorities are less well served by the health care system ( Desai 2000 )—they are far less likely to receive prenatal care, to be assisted by a doctor, nurse, or midwife during birth, to consult a health care provider when a child is sick, or to vaccinate their children ( Baulch et...
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Sociology of Development. 2019; 53229–247 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sod.2019.5.3.229
Published: 01 September 2019
... concerns about providing education, health care, and employment for all these people, and finally to the establishment of a national family planning program. The steps are so obvious that no outside assistance beyond technical demographic advice and implementation of suggestions is required. These accounts...
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Sociology of Development. 2019; 53265–285 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sod.2019.5.3.265
Published: 01 September 2019
... 2001 ; Gjonça, Aassve, and Mencarini 2008 , 2010 ). And despite being very poor, the country made enormous gains in education and health during the period. Such circumstances create a unique environment for social science to study the acceptance of DI in a population that has had a unique experience...
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Sociology of Development. 2019; 52174–197 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sod.2019.5.2.174
Published: 01 June 2019
... general's permission, which I eventually received. At the end of my first week in the village, a well-meaning resident warned me that my interviews were raising suspicion and that I should be careful not to accept any food or drink from strangers because I was at risk of being poisoned. I was admittedly...
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Sociology of Development. 2019; 511–8 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sod.2019.5.1.1
Published: 01 March 2019
... 1995 (extra issue): 80 – 94 . Mabry, John H. 1971 . “International Studies of Health Care.” Medical Care 9 ( 3 ): 193 – 202 . Marshall, T. H. 1950 . Citizenship and Social Class and Other Essays . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press . Noy, Shiri . 2017 . Banking on...
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Sociology of Development. 2019; 519–30 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sod.2019.5.1.9
Published: 01 March 2019
... Transformation of American Health Care . New York : Oxford University Press . Baronov, David . 2010 . The African Transformation of Western Medicine and the Dynamics of Global Cultural Exchange . Philadelphia, PA : Temple University Press . Barrett, Deborah , Charles Kurzman , and Suzanne...
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Sociology of Development. 2019; 5131–49 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sod.2019.5.1.31
Published: 01 March 2019
..., prenatal care, and postnatal care ( Austin, DeScisciolo, and Samuelsen 2016 ). We also include the number of health NGOs per capita in a nation. The data may be obtained from Inoue and Drori (2006) , who gathered it from The Yearbook of International Organizations . This publication collects...
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Sociology of Development. 2019; 5171–90 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sod.2019.5.1.71
Published: 01 March 2019
... prioritizes “rights to health and access to care,” not “gay rights.” 27 Meanwhile, the msm and lgbt communities they serve remain openly targeted by the state and religious organizations, leading one prominent Senegalese gay activist to lament, “When there are problems for LGBTI in Senegal, we are alone...
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Sociology of Development. 2018; 44374–393 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sod.2018.4.4.374
Published: 01 December 2018
..., youth clubs, sports groups Health and wellness (5): HIV/AIDS treatment support, care services, voluntary counseling and testing, awareness, advocacy, medical provision and community care work (e.g., cervical cancer screening, home-based TB care) Education (3): early childhood development centers...
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Sociology of Development. 2018; 44394–416 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sod.2018.4.4.394
Published: 01 December 2018
... existed, malaria-transmitting mosquitoes were prevalent, and medical care was hard to access. To cope with these conditions, households relied heavily on one another and in turn built strong ties. People lived down the road from siblings, parents, cousins, and neighbors who they had known since they were...
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Sociology of Development. 2018; 44325–345 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sod.2018.4.4.325
Published: 01 December 2018
..., they may normatively question feminist or other forms of politics” ( Orloff et al. 2016 :8). In this context, we can imagine a feminist technopolitical praxis that mobilizes close emotional relationships to construct collective communities of affect, solidarity, and care between activists, the...
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Sociology of Development. 2018; 42145–168 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sod.2018.4.2.145
Published: 01 June 2018
... Goal on Gender Equity.” World Development 32 : 1075 – 1107 . Agee, Mark D. 2010 . “Reducing Child Malnutrition in Nigeria: Combined Effects of Income Growth and Provision of Information about Mothers’ Access to Health Care Services.” Social Science & Medicine 71 ( 11 ): 1973 – 80...
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Sociology of Development. 2018; 42191–216 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sod.2018.4.2.191
Published: 01 June 2018
... on Occupational Safety and Health Legislation.” Retrieved September 4, 2017 ( http://www.ilo.org/global/statistics-and-databases ). ILRF (International Labor Rights Forum) . 2009 . “Missed the Goal for Workers: The Reality of Soccer Ball Stitchers in Pakistan, India, China and Thailand...
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Sociology of Development. 2018; 41119–144 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sod.2018.4.1.119
Published: 01 March 2018
... Penalty: Urban Slum Prevalence and the Social Production of Health Inequalities in the Developing Countries.” International Journal of Health Services 39 ( 4 ): 749 – 70 . Roberts, J. Timmons , Bradley C. Parks , and Alexis A. Vásquez. 2004 . “Who Ratifies Environmental Treaties and Why...