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Breastfeeding in Rural Niger

Naoko Horii

This book investigates the most effective behavior change communication (BCC) strategies to reach socio-economically vulnerable mothers to promote early initiation of breastfeeding after birth in rural Niger.  It thereby goes beyond conventional research frameworks...



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Gender-Biased Sex Selection in South Korea, India and Vietnam

Laura Rahm

This book provides an in-depth analysis of the influence of public policy on sex selection. Three Asian countries were chosen for the comparative policy analysis, namely South Korea, India and Vietnam that share in common a historical legacy of son preference, high...



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Dimensions of Resilience in Developing Countries

Jacques Charmes

This book provides the latest empirical data on the three forms of resilience: informality, solidarities and unpaid care-work. It uncovers and quantifies these three forms of resilience that are generally invisible or ill recognised, whereas these play a major role in...



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Scarce Women and Surplus Men in China and India

Shuzhuo Li , Sharada Srinivasan

?This volume documents how families, communities and some groups (single men, young ‘scarce’ women, parents) adapt and adjust to recent demographic shifts in China and India. It discusses how demographic change interacts with other processes of change, including changes...



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Population Studies and Development from Theory to Fieldwork

Véronique Petit

This book addresses major population and development issues: fertility and reproductive health, migrations, gender, education, poverty and inequalities. To that aim it revisits and considerably enlarges Kingsley Davis’ 1963 theory of change and response, using...



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Demographic Dividends: Emerging Challenges and Policy Implications

Roberto Ham-Chande , Roberta Pace

This book examines potential economic opportunities that countries can experience when fertility rates fall and the average life expectancy of the working age population increases. It presents detailed demographic and economic analysis of middle-income countries...



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Violence, Statistics, and the Politics of Accounting for the Dead

Elizabeth Minor , Marc-Antoine Pérouse De Montclos , Samrat Sinha

This book examines the methodological problems of accounting for the dead in armed conflicts as well as how the process itself is open to manipulation and controversy. Inspired by the work of the International Practitioner Network of casualty recording organizations,...



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Contemporary Demographic Transformations in China, India and Indonesia

Christophe Z. Guilmoto , Gavin W. Jones

This book examines the profound demographic transformation affecting China, India, and Indonesia, where 40% of the world's people live. It offers a systematic, comparative approach that will help readers to better understand the changing social and regional...



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Colonization and Development in New Zealand between 1769 and 1900

Ian Pool

This book details the interactions between the Seeds of Rangiatea, New Zealand’s Maori people of Polynesian origin, and Europe from 1769 to 1900. It provides a case-study of the way Imperial era contact and colonization negatively affected naturally evolving...



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Population and Health in Developing Countries

Maryse Gaimard

This book provides an overview of the health of developing nations in the early twenty-first century. The basic assumption is that the health of a population is not independent of broader demographic trends, and does follow the health transition model. The coverage is...



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