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Diffusion Processes and Fertility Transition

Selected Perspectives

Diffusion Processes and Fertility Transition( )
Editor: Casterline, John
Author: Population Council Staff,
Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education Commission,
National Research Council Staff,
Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education Staff,
Publication Date:Dec 2001
Publisher:National Academies Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $61.00
Book Description:

This volume is part of an effort to review what is known about the determinants of fertility transition in developing countries and to identify lessons that might lead to policies aimed at lowering fertility. It addresses the roles of diffusion processes, ideational change, social networks, and mass communications in changing behavior and values, especially as related to childbearing. A new body of empirical research is currently emerging from studies of social networks in Asia...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Medical / Reproductive Medicine & Technology
Social Science / Developing & Emerging Countries
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 Inches
Book Weight:1.047 Pounds

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