3. Poverty

  1. Prof. Javier Garcia-Martinez3 and
  2. Dr. Elena Serrano-Torregrosa4
  1. Mari-Carmen Gomez-Cabrera1,2,
  2. Cecilia Martínez-Costa1,2 and
  3. Juan Sastre1,2

Published Online: 27 APR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9783527635641.ch3

The Chemical Element: Chemistry's Contribution to Our Global Future, First Edition

The Chemical Element: Chemistry's Contribution to Our Global Future, First Edition

How to Cite

Gomez-Cabrera, M.-C., Martínez-Costa, C. and Sastre, J. (2011) Poverty, in The Chemical Element: Chemistry's Contribution to Our Global Future, First Edition (eds J. Garcia-Martinez and E. Serrano-Torregrosa), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527635641.ch3

Editor Information

  1. 3

    University of Alicante, Inorganic Chem. Deptarment, Carretera San Vicente s/n., 03690 Alicante, Spanien

  2. 4

    Dept. Inorganic Chemistry, University of Alicante, Campus de San Vicente, 03690 Alicante, Spanien

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Physiology, University of Valencia, Avenida Vicente Andrés Est., 46100 Burjassot (Val.), Spain

  2. 2

    Alimentos Mundi, University of Valencia, Avenida Vicente Andrés Est., 46100 Burjassot (Val.), Spain

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 APR 2011
  2. Published Print: 6 APR 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527328802

Online ISBN: 9783527635641

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Keywords:

  • chemistry;
  • economic development;
  • renewable energy;
  • microcredits;
  • nanotechnology;
  • biofuels

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Contribution of Chemistry to Social and Economic Development

  • Concept and Historical Evolution of Poverty

  • Asymmetry of Poverty in the World

  • Causes of Poverty

  • Poverty, Malnutrition, and Life Expectancy

  • Strategies against Poverty: A General Approach with Context-Specific Solutions

  • Chemistry is Essential for Poverty Alleviation

  • References