1 online resource : illustrations (black and white)
Includes bibliographical references and index.
A comprehensive analysis of malnutrition in India, the meticulous exploration of dietary transition, poverty nutrition traps, links between multiple anthropometric failures among children and their vulnerability to infectious diseases. It looks at the abysmal performance of the public distribution system and presents a critique of its conversion into a universal food subsidy.
Description based on online resource; title from home page (viewed on October 28, 2014).