2012

Population Dynamics in Muslim Countries

Assembling the Jigsaw

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ISBN: 978-3-642-27880-8 (Print) 978-3-642-27881-5 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-x

  2. Introduction and Overview

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      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-10

      Introduction

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      Pages 11-27

      Fertility Decline in the Muslim World, c. 1975–c. 2005: A Veritable Sea-Change, Still Curiously Unnoticed

  3. Topics and Issues

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 29-29

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      Pages 31-42

      Where Are All the Jobs? Capturing the Demographic Dividend in Islamic Countries

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      Pages 43-62

      Women’s Education and Fertility in Islamic Countries

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      Pages 63-76

      Family-Based Old-Age Care in Arab Countries: Between Tradition and Modernity

  4. Country & Regional Studies

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 77-77

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      Pages 79-95

      Pakistan’s Population Prospects, 2010–2030: A Glass Half Full or Half Empty?

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      Pages 97-115

      Demographic Transition in Iran: Changes and Challenges

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      Pages 117-130

      Demographic Profile of Turkey: Specifics and Challenges

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      Pages 131-146

      Changes in the Demographic Profile of the Egyptian Population: Prospects and Implications

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      Pages 147-177

      Demographic Transition and Gender Systems: The Case of Jordan and Yemen

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      Pages 179-194

      Demographic Change in Countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC): Reducing Dependence on Immigration

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      Pages 195-209

      Indonesia’s Demographic Mosaic

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      Pages 211-224

      Africa’s Growing Giant – Population Dynamics in Nigeria

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      Pages 225-246

      Maghreb Past and Present

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      Pages 247-262

      Changing Demographics in the MENA Region: The Need for Social Policies to Drive Opportunities

  5. Policy Implications

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 263-263

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      Pages 265-277

      Political Development in Islamic Countries and the Role of Demography

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      Pages 279-292

      Demographic Change in Europe’s Muslim Communities: Implications and Challenges

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      Pages 293-310

      The Demographic Challenge for Economic Policy Makers: Labor Market Developments in a Framework of Sustainable Economic Growth and Financial Sector Development

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 311-374