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CIVE3460 Module Reading List

Environmental Health Engineering in Developing Countries, 2021/22, Semester 1
Professor Barbara Evans
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Core texts

There are no compulsory readings for this module.  Information, websites and other materials and resources are all available on the "Learning Resources" tab. However there are a couple of great books that I can recommend if you really want to engage fully with the course. 

Sandy Cairncross and Sir Richard Feacham (2018) Environmental Health Engineering in the Tropics: Water, Sanitation and Disease Control, Third Edition, Routledge  

Richard Hyde (2000) Climate Responsive Design; a Study of Buildings in Moderate and Hot Humid Climates, E and FN Spon  

Introductions to Environmental Health and Poverty

D.D. Mara and G. Alabaster (1995) An environmental classification of Housing-related diseases in developing countries Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 1995, 48, 41-51 

C. Stephens  (1995) The urban environment, poverty and health in developing countries Health Policy and Planning, Volume 10, Issue 2, June 1995, Pages 109–121,


Journal of Water, Sanitation and Hygiene for Development (IWA) ISSN 2043-9083 EISSN 2408-9362

Tropical Medicine and International Health (Wiley) ISSN:1365-3156

Environment and Urbanisation (Sage) ISSN: 0956-2478

This list was last updated on 27/09/2019