Growth versus Nutrition Debate in India: An Intra-Country Analysis of the Dichotomy
刊名: Journal of Poverty Alleviation and International Development (JPAID), 2014, Vol.5 (1), pp.19-44
来源数据库: Institute for Poverty Alleviation and International Development
关键词: NutritionGenderGrowthStateCare behavior
原始语种摘要: This paper inquires into the mainstream debate on the growth–nutrition dichotomy, with its particular relevance for India. The contention is that in the case of India the much hyped dichotomy is intriguing because well-being in general and nutritional well-being in particular continues to be placed in the context of growth performance. The paper argues that this focus on growth is misleading, not only because it fails to analyze the apparently enigmatic incidence of child malnutrition in India, but more so because it constrains a realistic understanding of the issue and therefore distorts policy interventions. By situating the issue in the diverse socio-economic contexts of 28 states in India, this paper attempts to offer insight into the debate by accommodating the role of gender and...
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  • particular 细致的
  • issue 
  • nutrition 营养
  • because 由干
  • growth 生长
  • dichotomy 叉状分枝
  • paper 
  • general 普遍的
  • extend 延长
  • Analysis 分析