The Pill is Mightier Than the Sword

Potts, Malcolm and Mahmood, Aafreen and Graves, Alisha A. (2015) The Pill is Mightier Than the Sword. International Journal of Health Policy and Management, 4 (8). pp. 507-510. ISSN 2322-5939

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One determinant of peace is the role of women in society. Some studies suggest that a young age structure, also known as a “youth bulge” can facilitate conflict. Population growth and age structure are factors amenable to change in a human rights context. We propose that policies which favor voluntary family planning and the education of women can ameliorate the global burden of disease associated with conflict and terrorism.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: R Medicine > R Medicine (General)
Depositing User: fatemeh karami karami
Date Deposited: 10 Dec 2015 06:19
Last Modified: 10 Dec 2015 06:19

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