ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Lessons from Dengue Virus in Delhi

Emerging Diseases and Socio-spatial Disparities

In less than two decades, new viruses that were thought to have been controlled have re-emerged worldwide. Socially disadvantaged individuals and urban health inequities may help spread such diseases. Just as social sciences originally used diseases as a powerful prism to study inequalities in urban areas, there is now a case for using social sciences to analyse and solve global health issues.



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