Book chapters

Elsevier,

Encyclopedia of Toxicology (Third Edition), 2014, Pages 227-235

This chapter advances SDG 6 by explaining proactive management of drinking-water safety and quality.
Elsevier,

Encyclopedia of Toxicology (Third Edition), 2014, Pages 1024-1027

This chapter advances SDG 6 by explaining water pollution from an environmental, health and ecosystem perspective.
Elsevier,

Encyclopedia of Health Economics, 2014, Pages 477-482

This chapter advances SDG 6 by reviewing the evidence on health and nonhealth benefits of water and sanitation investments that are common in developing countries. It further explores evidence on valuation for these interventions and discusses the implications of the evidence on valuation for government policy to support improvements in this sector.
Elsevier,

Encyclopedia of Biodiversity (Second Edition), 2013, Pages 399-410

This book chapter addresses goals 13, 14, 15 and 17 by discussing the definition of biodiversity that is both scientifically sensible and universally applicable; this is imperative to help guide the design of policy and programs for the future, as well as to make critical decisions in the present.
Elsevier,

Encyclopedia of Biodiversity (Second Edition), 2013, Pages 691-699

This book chapter addresses goals 13, 14 and 15 by discussing how global declines of amphibians refer to the phenomenon of the population declines and even extinctions of amphibian species around the world.
Elsevier,

Encyclopedia of Biodiversity (Second Edition), 2013, Pages 681-707

This book chapter addresses goals 13, 14, and 15 by discussing the biodiversity of mammals, covering all ranges from a shrew to the blue whale.
Elsevier,

Encyclopedia of Human Nutrition (Third Edition), 2013, Pages 1-9

This chapter advances SDG 3 by explaining the basics of dehydration and how an adequate water content is essential to maintain cellular homeostasis.
Elsevier,

Encyclopedia of Human Nutrition (Third Edition), 2013, Pages 280-287

This chapter advances SDG 3 by focusing on the physiological factors that govern the perception of thirst and how this is altered by drinking.
Elsevier,

Encyclopedia of Environmental Health, Second Edition, 2011, Pages 550-558

This chapter content advances SDG 3 and 5 by explaining that there is a realistic concern about the impact of ionizing and nonionizing radiations on the health of children and their mothers. The magnitude and type of risks that are associated with radiation exposure to children and mothers must be determined to prevent the health consequences of such exposure.
Elsevier,

Improving Library Services to People with Disabilities, Chandos Information Professional Series, 2007, Pages 1-20

To maximize potential, people must have lifelong access to the information and services offered through books and libraries. Whether to address concerns of an ageing population or to enable all citizens to contribute fully through meaningful education and work opportunities, more emphasis is being given to promoting library services to people who have disabilities. This chapter addresses SDG 4 as librarians, policy makers and constituents will gain an understanding of the importance of serving all potential patrons.

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