A Primer of Population Dynamics by Krishnan NamboodiriA Primer of Population Dynamics by Krishnan Namboodiri

A Primer of Population Dynamics

byKrishnan Namboodiri

Paperback | April 23, 2013

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A Primer of Population Dynamicsintroduces to the basics of population studies. Author Krishnan Namboodiri utilizes a question-and-answer format that explores topics such as population theories and conceptual schemes, demographic data, mortality, fertility, migration, family and household, food production, and the environment andmuch more. Questions are accompanied by detailed explanations as well as references for additional information. An extensive index and glossary allow for easy retrieval of information. This introductory textbook is written for students studying demography, population, sociology, and public health.
Title:A Primer of Population DynamicsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:367 pagesPublished:April 23, 2013Publisher:Springer-Verlag/Sci-Tech/TradeLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1475789963

ISBN - 13:9781475789966


Table of Contents

Introduction. Population Theories and Conceptual Schemes. Demography, Demographic Data, and the Nature of Population Change. Mortality. Fertility. Migration. Population Composition. Population Distribution. Family and Household. Population Growth, Food Production, and the Environment. Population Growth and Economic Development. Population Policy. Glossary. Index.