Child Spacing Reproductive Health in Rural Karnataka, India: From Research to Action

By: Inge Hutter, N. Y. Rajeswari & Jyothi S. Hallad (Eds)

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Contained in this book is a detailed report on a Research project carried out during the period 1996-2000 in 11 select villages of Dharwad district in Karnataka state in South India. Involving both, Quantitative and qualitative research, the project focused upon Child spacing behavior from a reproductive Health perspective. Information related to the actual child spacing behavior of Women and the perceptions of Men and women regarding their spacing and other reproductive health Events and processes (collected through field work) has been analyzed to frame interventions and programmes for Improving the reproductive health status of women. Not only that, the book also describes how this programme has been actually implemented in the Study area. Contents: 1. Introduction 2. Theoretical Framework on Child Spacing Behaviour and Decision-Making 3. Methodology 4. Research Area and Survey Population 5. Child Spacing Behavior within the Reproductive Career 6. Beliefs and Perceptions about Fertility and Child Spacing 7. Beliefs and Perceptions about Sterilization and Spacing Methods 8. Health Status of Women in the Reproductive Career 9. Status of Women in the Reproductive Career 10. Translation into Health Intervention Spandana. Printed Pages: 344

Title: Child Spacing Reproductive Health in Rural Karnataka, India: From Research to Action

Author Name: Inge Hutter, N. Y. Rajeswari & Jyothi S. Hallad (Eds)

Categories: Sociology, India,

Publisher: New Delhi, Manohar Publishers & Distributors:

ISBN: 8173047146

ISBN 13: 9788173047145

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

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Seller ID: 1200848

Keywords: Child Spacing Reproductive Health in Rural Karnataka, India: From Research to Action Inge Hutter, N. Y. Rajeswari & Jyothi S. Hallad (Eds)