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Title Migration and health in Asia / edited by Santosh Jatrana, Mika Toyota, and Brenda S.A. Yeoh.

Publication Info. London ; New York : Routledge, 2005.


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Description 1 online resource (xvii, 260 pages) : illustrations, maps.
Series Routledge research in population and migration
Routledge research in population and migration.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary This important and timely collection is the first single-volume examination of the relationship between 'migration' and 'health' in an Asian context. The essays use both quantitative and qualitative approaches to investigate interdisciplinary issues of he.
Note Print version record.
Contents Chapter 1 Introduction: understanding migration and health in / Asia SANTOSH JATRANA, ELSPETH GRAHAM AND -- chapter 2 Population movement in Indonesia: implications for the potential spread of HIV/AIDS / GRAEME HUGO -- chapter 3 Market bound: relocation and disjunction in Northwest / Laos CHRIS LYTTLETON -- chapter 4 Constructions of foreign labour migrants in a time of SARS: the case of Singapore THERESA WONG AND BRENDA S. A. YEOH -- chapter 5 Investigating the role of nativity on functional disability among older adults in Singapore / SANTOSH JATRANA -- chapter 6 Anaemia among migrant and non-migrant mothers in disadvantaged areas in the Visayas, the Philippines / ALAN BANZON FERANIL -- chapter 7 The Filipinos in Sabah: unauthorised, unwanted and unprotected / MARUJA M. B. ASIS -- chapter 8 Migration, differential access to health services and civil society's responses in Japan / KEIKO YAMANAKA -- chapter 9 An institutional approach towards migration and health in China / XIANG BIAO -- chapter 10 A longitudinal analysis of health and mortality in a migrant-sending region of Bangladesh / RANDALL S. KUHN -- chapter 11 Reproductive health status of wives left behind by male out-migrants: a study of rural Bihar, India / ARCHANA K. ROY AND PARVEEN NANGIA -- chapter 12 Some policy issues on migrant health / GAVIN W. JONES.
Subject Emigration and immigration -- Health aspects -- Asia.
Immigrants -- Health and hygiene -- Asia.
Immigrants -- Family relationships -- Asia.
AIDS (Disease) -- Asia.
SARS (Disease) -- Asia.
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Health Care Issues.
MEDICAL -- Public Health.
MEDICAL -- Health Policy.
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- General.
MEDICAL -- Diseases.
MEDICAL -- Health Care Delivery.
AIDS (Disease) (OCoLC)fst00793808
Emigration and immigration -- Health aspects. (OCoLC)fst00908703
Immigrants -- Family relationships. (OCoLC)fst00967734
Immigrants -- Health and hygiene. (OCoLC)fst00967738
SARS (Disease) (OCoLC)fst01102773
Asia. (OCoLC)fst01240495
Transients and Migrants.
Emigration and Immigration.
Health Services Accessibility.
Public Health.
Genre/Form Electronic book.
Added Author Jatrana, Santosh.
Toyota, Mika.
Yeoh, Brenda S. A.
Other Form: Print version: Migration and health in Asia. London ; New York : Routledge, 2005 0415363195 (DLC) 2004030610 (OCoLC)57349139
ISBN 0203013565 (electronic bk.)
9780203013564 (electronic bk.)
0415363195 (cloth)
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