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- Lexington Books 2013; US$ 39.99
Social movement theory identifies factors that can predict the success or failure of social movements; however, they have left out the influence of corporate elites. American Fascism and the New Deal makes a strong case for factoring in the strength of relevant corporate elite power in the prediction of social movements. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 54.95
The highly acclaimed The Future Population of the World contains the most authoritative assessment available of the extent to which population is likely to grow over the next 50 to 100 years. The book provides a thorough analysis of all the components of population change and translates these factors into a series of projections for the population... more...
- Dover Publications 2012; US$ 7.95
The first major study of population size and its tremendous importance to the character and quality of society, this polemic examines the tendency of human numbers to outstrip their resources. Pivotal in establishing the field of demography, it remains crucial to understanding modern problems with food production and distribution. Anglican parson... more...
- International Monetary Fund 1966; US$ 3.75
This paper analyzes how increasing population will impact the lives of people in the world in 2000. It underscores that in 2000, there will be more people, many living in crowded towns, suffering from even greater difficulties of transport and urban sprawl, both upward and outward. The provision of satisfactory housing for the mass of the population... more...
- International Monetary Fund 1973; US$ 3.75
and as George B. Baldwin states in the first of five articles on population starting on the opposite page, ?all of us?whether we elect it or not?will be taking a total immersion course in popular demography.? Below, some of the key words that will be used in 1974 are defined. more...
- Verlag Bertelsmann Stiftung 2015; Not Available
Was macht Städte und Gemeinden in Deutschland lebenswert? Warum schrumpfen manche familienfreundliche Kommunen und anderenorts wächst die Bevölkerung trotz fehlender Kinderbetreuungsplätze? Der Band "Lebenswerte Kommune - Bevölkerungsentwicklung und Lebensqualität vor Ort" geht diesen Fragen nach. Vor dem Hintergrund aktueller gesellschafts-... more...
Transformation from Below? White Suburbia in the Transformation of Apartheid South Africa to DemocracyBasler Afrika Bibliographien 2015; US$ 28.00
South Africa is an example of a relatively successful political transition. Nevertheless, the first democratic elections in 1994 did not change the systemic and structural inequalities, the socioeconomic legacies of discrimination or the alienation of the different population groups. At the centre of this study is the transformation potential of two... more...
- Wiley 2016; US$ 24.95
This exciting new book presents the field of social demography, animating the study of population with a vibrant sociological imagination. Gregg Lee Carter provides multiple demonstrations of how taking a demographic perspective can give us a better understanding of social phenomena once thought to be largely the products of culture, politics, or the... more...