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From Population Control to Reproductive Health

Malthusian Arithmetic

by Mohan Rao

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  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Sage Publications Pvt. Ltd .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Population & demography,
  • Medical,
  • Health Policy,
  • Sociology,
  • Women,
  • Neo-Malthusianism,
  • Abortion & Birth Control,
  • Public Health,
  • Medical / Public Health,
  • Government policy,
  • Birth control,
  • Health and hygiene,
  • India

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages287
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8029573M
    ISBN 100761932690
    ISBN 109780761932697

    Reproductive health is defined as” A state of complete physical, mental, and social well being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity, in all matters relatedFile Size: 1MB.   On 11 July, World Population Day, health organisations and heads of state will gather in London at the Family Planning Summit to assess progress toward increasing access to family planning for women and girls around the globe. As the day nears, we should remind ourselves that protecting women’s reproductive rights is not about curbing population, easing resource burdens, .

    Get this from a library! From population control to reproductive health: Malthusian arithmetic. [Mohan Rao] -- "The Indian family planning programme, one of the largest public health initiatives in the world, has adopted various strategies since its inception - none, however, have yielded the desired results.   The ardent population control proponents have largely softened their message to fit the reproductive justice model. They have also reframed their , while the end-goal is still the same, the emphasis is on empowering women’s health and education.

    From Population Control to Reproductive Health: Malthusian Arithmetic. A forceful criticism of the Indian Family Planning Programme since the s, Malthusian Arithmetic argues with conviction that the rhetoric of reproductive health has been deceptively deployed to fracture the very elements of health and wellbeing of the population. The Color of Choice: White Supremacy and Reproductive Justice ©Loretta J. Ross, SisterSong1 [email protected] “[T]he regulation of reproduction and the exploitation of women’s bodies and labor is both a tool and a result of systems of oppression based on race, class, gender, sexuality.


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From Population Control to Reproductive Health by Mohan Rao Download PDF EPUB FB2

From Population Control To Reproductive Health. Malthusian Arithmetic. First Edition. Mohan Rao Preview `The book is timely, invigorating and thought-provoking and makes a well-researched and very informative contribution to a critical understanding of the history of population-control measures in India.

In the war on population growth, birth control was deployed as a weapon, rather than as a tool of reproductive choice. Threaded throughout Reproductive Rights and Wrongs is the story of how international women’s health activists fought to reform population control and promote a new agenda of sexual and reproductive health and rights for all Cited by:   Linking global population, reproductive health, and environmental sustainability is the underlying theme of this five-part, chapter edited book.

Ten scholars contribute their expertise to a volume intended as a comprehensive primer for a general audience or as a text for graduate students or advanced undergraduates.

His publications include From Population Control to Reproductive Health: Malthusian Arithmetic (), Disinvesting in Health: The World Bank’s Health Prescription (edited, ), and The Unheard Scream: Reproductive Health and Women’s Lives in India (edited, ).

More About Author. Understandably, the international population and reproductive health establishment, which was founded in the twentieth century by eugenicists and Nazi sympathizers to prevent precisely this kind. `The book is timely, invigorating and thought-provoking and makes a well-researched and very informative contribution to a critical understanding of the history of population-control measures in India.

I am sure it will become a standard reference source for scholars and policy-makers interested in social demography, rights in relation to reproductive health and policies on population, health Reviews: 1. His publications include From Population Control to Reproductive Health: Malthusian Arithmetic (), Disinvesting in Health: The World Bank’s Health Prescription (edited, ), and The Unheard Scream: Reproductive Health and Women’s Lives in India (edited, ).Cited by: The Population and Reproductive Health program is committed to promoting reproductive health and rights, with a focus on high quality information and services.

We place a special emphasis on engaging and serving youth, and believe that young people have the best potential for building and sustaining a movement of change. : From Population Control To Reproductive Health: Malthusian Arithmetic () by Rao, Mohan and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices.2/5(2).

By the mids, however, the United States and other developed countries became convinced that population control was an absolute necessity, especially in the developing world. This absorbing study explains why population control is no longer the focus of global population policy and why reproductive rights and health have become the major focus.

(shelved 1 time as reproductive-health) avg rating — ratings — published Want to Read saving. Her first book, On Infertile Ground: Population Control and Women’s Rights in the Era of Climate Change, was published in by New York University Press. The book explores the history and current iterations of global population advocacy at the nexus of climate change and women’s sexual and reproductive health and rights.

Critical to this discussion of population control and reproductive health is a summary of United States population policy during the s published by the Population Crisis Committee [].

(3) Research organizations A number of independent research organizations contribute to the debates on population control and reproductive by:   Critics of population control had their say at the first ever UN population conference in Karan Singh, India's health minister at the time, declared that "development is.

Dennis Hodgson, in International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences (Second Edition), The vast expansion in resources made available for demographic research by leaders of the international population control movement from to was largely responsible for establishing demography as an academic discipline worldwide.

All the prerequisites for an intellectual activity. Good sexual and reproductive health is a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being in all matters relating to the reproductive system. It implies that people are able to have a satisfying and safe sex life, the capability to reproduce, and the freedom to decide if, when, and how often to do so.

To maintain one’s sexual and reproductive health, people need access to accurate. The concept of sexual and reproductive health and rights emerged in the mids. Up until then, global health organizations had been working on Author: Rikha Sharma Rani.

Abortion Policies and Reproductive Health around the World (United Nations publication, Sales No. EXIII). United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs ׀ Population Division 1.

reproductive health care needs to be assured for people around the world. Source: Global Policy Committee of the World Health Organization, 2 May ; and the WHO Position paper on Health, Population and Development, Cairo September File Size: 1MB. Suggested Citation:"Human Reproductive Health." National Academy of Sciences, National Academy of Engineering, and Institute of Medicine.

Population Summit of the World's Scientific Academies. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: / ×.

Tag: climate, climate justice, contraceptive safety, environmental justice, militarism, nativism, organizing, racism, reproductive justice, sexual and reproductive health and rights, social justice A Renewed Call for Feminist Resistance to Population Control.Reproductive Rights and Wrongs helps readers understand how these contemporary developments are rooted in the longer history and politics of population control.

In the pages of this book a new generation of readers will find knowledge, argumentation and inspiration that will help in ongoing struggles to achieve reproductive rights and social.No one can accuse Paige Whaley Eager of being overly nuanced.

Starting with the title of her book, Global Population Policy: From Population Control to Reproductive Rights (Aldershot, England: Ashgate, ; pages), she confronts the reader with absolutes. There has never been, of course, a "global population policy," nor can humankind's complex and diverse response to population and.