2006

Demographic Transition Theory

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ISBN: 978-1-4020-4373-4 (Print) 978-1-4020-4498-4 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-VII

  2. Introduction

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      Pages 3-19

      The Analytical Approach

  3. Issues of Early Transition

    1. Front Matter

      Pages I-VII

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      Pages 23-49

      Pretransitional Population Control and Equilibrium

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      Pages 51-69

      Was There a Neolithic Mortality Crisis?

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      Pages 71-87

      Population Intensification Theory

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      Pages 89-109

      On Net Intergenerational Wealth Flows: an Update

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      Pages 111-130

      Fertility Control in The Classical World: was There an Ancient Fertility Transition?

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      Pages 131-153

      Family Size Control by Infanticide in the Great Agrarian Societies of Asia

  4. The Modern Transition

    1. Front Matter

      Pages I-VII

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      Pages 157-180

      Transmuting the Industrial Revolution into Mortality Decline

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      Pages 181-215

      The Delayed Western Fertility Decline: an Examination of English-Speaking Countries

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      Pages 217-247

      Regional Paths to Fertility Transition

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      Pages 249-271

      The Globalization of Fertility Behavior

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      Pages 273-299

      Social Upheaval and Fertility Decline

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      Pages 301-320

      Demographic Theory: a Long View

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      Pages 321-348

      Policy Responses to Low Fertility and its Consequences: a Global Survey

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 349-385

      Explanations of the Fertility Crisis in Modern Societies: a Search for Commonalities

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 387-396

      Back to the Future: the Great Mortality Crises

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 397-418