Download e-book for iPad: Navigating Time and Space in Population Studies: 9 by Myron P Gutmann,Glenn D Deane,Emily R Merchant,Kenneth M

By Myron P Gutmann,Glenn D Deane,Emily R Merchant,Kenneth M Sylvester

ISBN-10: 9400700679

ISBN-13: 9789400700673

ISBN-10: 9400745052

ISBN-13: 9789400745056

Navigating Time and area in inhabitants stories offers cutting edge techniques to long-standing questions on the diffusion of inhabitants and demographic habit throughout area and over the years. This assortment makes use of newly-available ancient info in addition to spatially and temporally specific analytical the right way to overview and refine middle demographic theories and to pose new questions about mortality and fertility transitions, migration, urbanization, and social inequality. It provides a spatial measurement to the research of temporal procedures and a temporal aspect to spatial techniques. Chapters hide a extensive diversity of geographical settings, together with the USA, Europe, Latin the USA, and the Islamic international, and span time sessions from the eighteenth to 20th century. participants from quite a few disciplines display the complexity of things excited about inhabitants techniques that unfold throughout area and spread through the years, and display a wealthy set of instruments with which to discover, research, and attempt the spatial and temporal dynamics of those phenomena. The theories, equipment, and sizeable findings awarded right here offer new lenses wherein to view time and house in inhabitants reviews, providing beneficial versions and helpful insights to demographers and different social scientists exploring either old and modern questions on inhabitants dynamics anyplace within the world.

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