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Demography

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  • An Essay on the Principle of Populationby T. R. Malthus

    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 classic examines the tendency of human numbers to outstrip their resources. more...

  • Transformation from Below? White Suburbia in the Transformation of Apartheid South Africa to Democracyby Ursula Scheidegger

    Basler 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...

  • Population and Societyby Gregg Lee Carter

    Wiley 2016; US$ 24.95 US$ 22.46

    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...

  • Robotic Technologies in Japanby Tai Wei Lim

    The Edwin Mellen Press 2014; US$ 139.95

    This book examines the way in which robotics and the re-deployment of the aged labor pool in Japan could increase economic productivity in order to cope with the demographic challenges facing that country more...

  • Demography of Indonesia's Ethnicityby Aris Ananta; Evi Nurvidya Arifin; M Sairi Hasbullah; Nur Budi Handayani; Agus Pramono

    Institute of Southeast Asian Studies 2015; US$ 38.87

    Indonesia, the largest country in Southeast Asia, has as its national motto "Unity in Diversity." In 2010, Indonesia stood as the world’s fourth most populous country after China, India and the United States, with 237.6 million people. This archipelagic country contributed 3.5 per cent to the world’s population in the same year.... more...

  • Population Change in the United Kingdomby Prof. Tony Champion; Prof. Jane Falkingham

    Rowman & Littlefield International 2016; US$ 43.99

    This book documents the fundamental transformations of the UK’s population that have major implications for the economy, society, politics and environment. more...

  • Caste and Democracy in Indiaby Vivek Kumar

    Gyan Publishing House 2014; US$ 99.99

    This book makes two claims about Jati (caste) and democracy in India. First, Social Scientists have only partially understood the realities embedded in the institution of Jati. Second, this partial understanding has propagated a distorted picture of the relationship between Jati and democracy. To prove these claims, the book critically examines structures... more...

  • Aging in Israelby Sara Carmel

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 44.95

    In the twentieth century, all developed nations began to undergo unprecedented demographic changes, as their birth rates declined, and life expectancies increased significantly --an average of thirty years in less than a century. These developments have caused major transformations in the composition of populations in these countries, especially in... more...

  • Puritan Boston and Quaker Philadelphiaby E. Digby Baltzell

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 44.95

    Based on the biographies of some three hundred people in each city, this book shows how such distinguished Boston families as the Adamses, Cabots, Lowells, and Peabodys have produced many generations of men and women who have made major contributions to the intellectual, educational, and political life of their state and nation. At the same time, comparable... more...

  • Israel's Destinyby Jon Anson

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 44.95

    For over a hundred years, demography has been at the heart of the Zionist project, reflected in the goal of creating and maintaining a Jewish majority in Israel and in ensuring the physical continuation of the Jewish people. Demography continues to be an essential issue in the current struggle between Israel and Palestine. Yet in academic discourse,... more...