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Atlas of global development / International Bank for Reconstruction and Development/The World Bank.

Author/creator World Bank
Format Electronic, Atlas, and Map
EditionFourth edition.
Publication Info Glasgow, United Kingdom : Collins Bartholomew, [2013]
Copyright Notice ©2013
Description1 online resource (1 online atlas (144 pages)) : color illustrations, color maps
Supplemental Content EBSCOhost
Variant title Subtitle on cover: Visiual guide to the world's greatest challenges
Cartographic dataScales differ.
Contents Classification of economies -- The Millennium Development Goals -- Rich and poor: Measuring income ; Growth and opportunity ; Where is the wealth of nations ; How poor is poor? -- People: Population growth and transition -- Education: Children at work ; Education opens doors -- Gender: Gender equality and development -- Health: Children under 5 : struggling to survive ; Improving the health of mothers ; Communicable diseases Economy: Structure of the world's economy ; Governance ; Infrastructure for development ; Investment for growth ; The integrating world ; People on the move ; Aid for development ; External debt Environment: The urban environment ; Feeding a growing world ; A thirsty planet gets thirstier ; Protecting forests ; Energy security and climate change -- Statistics: Key indicators of development ; Ranking of economies by GNI per capita ; Definitions, sources, notes, and abbreviations.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
Genre/formElectronic books.
ISBN9780821397589 (electronic bk.)
ISBN0821397583 (electronic bk.)

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