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Demography

  • World of Populations, Aby Heinrich Hartmann; Corinna R. Unger

    Berghahn Books 2014; US$ 95.00

    Demographic study and the idea of a "population" was developed and modified over the course of the twentieth century, mirroring the political, social, and cultural situations and aspirations of different societies. This growing field adapted itself to specific policy concerns and was therefore never apolitical, despite the protestations of practitioners... more...

  • Dataclysm: Who We Are (When We Think No One?s Looking)by Christian Rudder

    HarperCollins Publishers 2014; Not Available

    An irreverent, provocative, and visually fascinating look at what our online lives reveal about who we really are ? and how this deluge of data will transform the science of human behaviour. more...

  • Dataclysmby Christian Rudder

    Crown Publishing Group 2014; US$ 28.00

    A New York Times Bestseller An audacious, irreverent investigation of human behavior?and a first look at a revolution in the making   Our personal data has been used to spy on us, hire and fire us, and sell us stuff we don?t need. In Dataclysm , Christian Rudder uses it to show us who we truly are.   For centuries, we?ve relied on polling... more...

  • Dataclysm: Who We Are (When We Think No One?s Looking)by Christian Rudder

    HarperCollins Publishers 2014; Not Available

    An irreverent, provocative, and visually fascinating look at what our online lives reveal about who we really are ? and how this deluge of data will transform the science of human behaviour. more...

  • A Portrait of Americaby John Iceland

    University of California Press 2014; US$ 32.95

    Portrait of America describes our nation?s changing population and examines through a demographic lens some of our most pressing contemporary challenges, ranging from poverty and economic inequality to racial tensions and health disparities. Celebrated author John Iceland covers various topics, including America's historical demographic growth;... more...

  • Unretirementby Chris Farrell

    Bloomsbury Publishing 2014; US$ 17.99

    The budget battles of recent years have amplified the warnings of demographic doomsayers who predicted that a wave of baby boomers would bleed America dry, bankrupting Social Security and Medicare as they faded into an impoverished old age. On the contrary, argues award-winning journalist Chris Farrell, we are instead on the verge of a broad, positive... more...

  • The Global Prehistory of Human Migrationby Peter Bellwood; Immanuel Ness

    Wiley 2014; US$ 49.95

    Previously published as the first volume of The Encyclopedia of Global Human Migration , this work is devoted exclusively to prehistoric migration, covering all periods and places from the first hominin migrations out of Africa through the end of prehistory. Presents interdisciplinary coverage of this topic, including scholarship from the fields... more...

  • The Youth Experience Gapby Francesco Pastore

    Springer 2014; US$ 54.99

    This work points to the youth experience gap as a key concept?to explain the meager employment opportunities and earnings many young people face.The transition from education to work remains a long dark tunnel around the world. However, this book shows that there are striking differences between countries: in Germany, the young people of today are... more...

  • Countering 21st Century Social-Environmental Threats to Growing Global Populationsby Frederic R. Siegel

    Springer 2014; US$ 54.99

    This book brings together in a single volume a grand overview of solutions - political, economic, and scientific - to social and environmental problems that are related to the growth of human populations in areas that can least cope with them now. Through progressive adaptation to social and environmental changes projected for the future, including... more...

  • Community Interventionby Jan Marie Fritz; JACQUES RHEAUME

    Springer 2014; US$ 129.00

    Community Intervention: Clinical Sociology Perspectives showcases important efforts to improve the quality of life in communities around the world. The book, a project of the clinical sociology division of the International Sociological Association, describes the interdisciplinary field of clinical sociology in relation to community improvement. The... more...