Books in category Social Science – Demography

  • Counting on the Census

    Counting on the Census?
    Peter Skerry

    In "Counting on the Census?" Peter Skerry confirms the persistence of minority undercounts and insists that racial and ethnic data are critical to the administration of policies affecting minorities.

  • Les espaces ludiques

    Les espaces ludiques

    La géographie s'est intéressée aux sports, à leur diffusion dans le monde. Elle semble avoir omis d'étudier d'autres types de jeux que les sports et d'interroger en profondeur la fonction culturelle des activités ludiques.

  • Zusammenh nge zwischen Einkommen und Besch ftigungsdauer vollzeitbesch ftigter Arbeitnehmer im selben Arbeitsverh ltnis

    Zusammenhänge zwischen Einkommen und Beschäftigungsdauer vollzeitbeschäftigter Arbeitnehmer im selben Arbeitsverhältnis
    Stefan Petzold

    Studienarbeit aus dem Jahr 2012 im Fachbereich Soziologie – Soziales System, Sozialstruktur, Klasse, Schichtung, Note: 1,3, Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main, Sprache: Deutsch, Abstract: Eine Folge aktueller …

  • Variation f r Evolution

    Variation für Evolution
    Carolin Schneider

    Studienarbeit aus dem Jahr 2003 im Fachbereich Soziologie – Soziales System, Sozialstruktur, Klasse, Schichtung, Note: keine, Universität Bielefeld, 16 Quellen im Literaturverzeichnis, Sprache: Deutsch, Abstract: Die folgende Arbeit …

  • Rebuilding Housing Along the Mississippi Coast

    Rebuilding Housing Along the Mississippi Coast
    Mark A. Bernstein, Julie Kim, Paul Sorensen, Mark Hanson, Adrian Overton

    In October 2005, RAND researchers went to Mississippi to help the Governor's Commission on Recovery, Rebuilding, and Renewal and the Affordable Housing Subcommittee of the Infrastructure Issues Committee.

  • The Psychology of Genocide Massacres and Extreme Violence

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

    A psychologist explains how and why "normal" people are transformed, in a relatively short amount of time, into sadistic torturers and mass killers for a cause.

  • The Emergence of the East Asian Welfare State

    The Emergence of the East Asian Welfare State
    Marc Haufe

    This work analyses the specific structural characteristics and development specialities of East Asian welfare states.

  • 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.

  • Community and Quality of Life

    Community and Quality of Life
    National Research Council, Division on Earth and Life Studies, Board on Earth Sciences and Resources, Committee on Geography, Committee on Identifying Data Needs for Place-Based Decision Making

    Including several case examples, this book will be important to planners, planning decision makers, planning educators and students, social scientists, community activists, and interested individuals.

  • Post cosmopolitan Cities

    Post-cosmopolitan Cities
    Caroline Humphrey, Vera Skvirskaja

    Examining the way people imagine and interact in their cities, this book explores the post-cosmopolitan city.

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