2 edition of Social demography and medical responsibility found in the catalog.
Social demography and medical responsibility
International Planned Parenthood Federation.
by International Planned Parenthood Federation (Europe & Near East Region) in London
Written in English
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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xiv, pages: illustrations, map ; 24 cm. Contents: 1. Health Demography: An Emerging Discipline --Introduction --Origins of Health Demography --Demographic Roots --Epidemiological Roots --Social Science Origins --Major Trends Affecting the Development of Health Demography --Changing Population . The book is an introduction to advanced demographic techniques and has been designed for researchers and students of demography and statistics as well as social scientists and health workers. This is a Business eBook.
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Social Demography focuses on selected topics on social science research on population. The papers included in the book are compiled from a conference sponsored by the Center for Population Research, held at the University of Wisconsin-Madison in June The book compiles various findings in social and behavioral Edition: 1.
Social demography and medical responsibility: proceedings of the sixth conference of the International Planned Parenthood Federation, Europe and Near East Region, held in Budapest, September, Author.
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Cockerham. Social Demography focuses on selected topics on social science research on population. The papers included in the book are compiled from a conference sponsored by the Center for Population Research, held at the University of Wisconsin-Madison in June The book compiles various findings in social and behavioral research.
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Demography is concerned with this essential ‘numbering of the people’ and with understanding population dynamics—how populations change in response to the interplay between fertility, mortality, and migration.
This understanding is a pre-requisite for making the. The health and health care needs of a population cannot be measured or met without knowledge of its size and characteristics. Demography is concerned with this and with understanding population dynamics - how populations change in response to the interplay between fertility, mortality and migration.
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This course introduces the basic techniques of demographic analysis. Students will become familiar with the sources of data available for demographic research. Population composition and change measures will be presented. Measures of mortality, fertility, marriage and migration levels and patterns will be defined.
Life table, standardization and population projection techniques will also be. The Components of Social Class Before examining the relationship between class and health, it is useful to discuss how sociologists determine a person's class position.
A social class is a category or group of people who have approximately the same amount of wealth, status, and power in a : William C. Cockerham. Demography: historical perspective Demography is the study of human population dynamics.
Achille Guillard first used the title on his book: "Elements de Statistique Humaine ou Demographie Comparee". Two Greek roots: demos (people) graphy (branch of knowledge regarding a particular science in this case, human populations).
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V.K. Oppenheimer, in International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences, The description and analysis of inequality and social differentiation are fundamental components of social this context, a socially differentiated population is one characterized by a variety of subgroups that are distinct according to generally persistent social criteria such as race.
Sources of Demographic Data. Stan Becker, PhD Bloomberg School of Public Health. Section A. otherwise disseminating demographic, economic, and social data pertaining to all – Domesday book Continued.
53 History Modern census – Format emerged gradually aroundFile Size: 1MB. The report of this survey, written at the Office of Population Research, Princeton University, was the first of his three books.
The last is a textbook in demography, first published in and now (with co-authors) in its fourth edition. EIKO STRADER, RESEARCH ASSISTANT. Social Demography synonyms, Social Demography pronunciation, Social Demography translation, English dictionary definition of Social Demography.
The study of the characteristics of human populations, such as size, growth, density, distribution, and vital statistics. demog′rapher n. Browse Social Science > Demography eBooks to read online or download in EPUB or PDF format on your mobile device and PC. Demographic analysis Focuses on this enduring collectivity >> studying changes in its size, growth rates, and composition Emphasis is on understanding aggregate processes, but demography is also attentive to the implications of those processes for individuals Many of the indexes used in demography (life expectancy at birth.
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Analytic Presentation Of Data Derived From Authentic Sources; Holistic Approach To Controversial Problems; Simple And Easy Narration With Examples From Indian Circumstances And Questions For Exercise 5/5(3).Written for health care practitioners, academic and private sector demographers, and students in demography or health care, Pol (U.
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Manton and Eric Stallard As the elderly have become an ever-growing proportion of the American population, and as society has assumed some responsibility for their health, understanding the relationships among the factors that affect health has become crucial to.