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Infant Mortality

  • By: Marie C. McCormick
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Studies
  • Edited by: Helmut K. Anheier & Mark Juergensmeyer
  • Subject:Globalization, Social Policy (general), Cultural Geography

The decrease in the rate of infant mortality in the 21st century is the result of global awareness of the problem and attempts to alleviate it and has consequences for population shifts and resource allocations globally. Death in infancy is, of ...

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