Books in category Social Science – Demography

  • Family History in the Middle East

    Family History in the Middle East
    Beshara Doumani

    Challenges conventional assumptions about the family and the modern Middle East.

  • The Baby Bust

    The Baby Bust
    Fred R. Harris

    Focusing in large part on the United States, this book also includes data from Europe and Japan and makes important comparisons between the three regions.

  • The Psychology of Genocide Massacres and Extreme Violence

    The Psychology of Genocide, Massacres, and Extreme Violence
    Donald G. Dutton

    These essays not only offer a unique insight into the author, but serve as a reminder of the power of literature to broaden your mind and worldview.

  • Fertility and the Male Life Cycle in the Era of Fertility Decline

    Fertility and the Male Life Cycle in the Era of Fertility Decline
    Caroline Bledsoe, Susana Lerner, Jane Guyer

    This volume challenges the orthodox position on two of the main themes in fertility transition studies: the inevitable link between fewer children and quality of life and the focus on women as the sole important objects of study.

  • Emergenza demografia

    Emergenza demografia
    Jader Jacobelli

  • Population Economics

    Population Economics
    Assaf Razin, Efraim Sadka

    Population Economics elucidates the theory behind this shift and the consequences for economic policy.

  • The Decline of Life

    The Decline of Life
    Susannah R. Ottaway

    An important study of the history of ageing.

  • Genocide and Gross Human Rights Violations

    Genocide and Gross Human Rights Violations
    Kurt Jonassohn, Karin Solveig Björnson

    This work is motivated by the hope that it might be possible to reduce the number of genocides and to intervene in those that do occur.

  • Sociology of the European Union

    Sociology of the European Union
    Adrian Favell, Virginie Guiraudon

    Sociology of the European Union examines how core sociological theories, concepts and methods can be applied to the study of the EU. Carefully integrating theory and empirical research, the book: • Explores key concepts in European …

  • The New Worlds of Thomas Robert Malthus

    The New Worlds of Thomas Robert Malthus
    Alison Bashford, Joyce E. Chaplin

    The New Worlds of Thomas Robert Malthus is a sweeping global and intellectual history that radically recasts our understanding of Malthus's Essay on the Principle of Population, the most famous book on population ever written or ever likely …

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