The Social Determinants of Health in India

  title={The Social Determinants of Health in India},
  author={Devaki Nambiar and Arundati Muralidharan},
  booktitle={Springer Singapore},
Policy attention to the Social Determinants of Health (SDH) has waxed and waned over the years, both in the international and national arena. From famine to plagues, malnutrition to outbreaks, food and hygiene are ‘determinants’ in that they have motivated the very evolution of public health in India and the globe— albeit stochastically. Moving from colonial to nationalist to neoliberal imperatives, a coherent and abiding vision of social determinants, globally or within India for that matter… CONTINUE READING


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