2011

The Demographic Transition and Development in Africa

The Unique Case of Ethiopia

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ISBN: 978-90-481-8917-5 (Print) 978-90-481-8918-2 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxx

  2. Introduction: Context & Framework

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-16

      The Complex Nexus Between Population Dynamics and Development in Sub-Saharan Africa: A New Conceptual Framework of Demographic Response and Human Adaptation to Societal and Environmental Hazards

  3. Demographic Transitions and Human Development

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 17-17

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      Pages 19-44

      The Fertility Transition in Sub-Saharan Africa, 1990–2005: How Unique Is Ethiopia?

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      Pages 45-68

      The Nature, Pace and Determinants of the Incipient Fertility Transition in Ethiopia, 1984–2007: Can the 4.0 TFR Target for 2015 be Met?

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      Pages 69-88

      The Demographic Transition and Development Nexus in Ethiopia: Real Dividend or Burden?

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      Pages 89-101

      Better-Educated Youth as a Vanguard of Social Change? Adolescent Transitions to Later Marriage and Lower Fertility in Southwest Ethiopia

  4. Health and Nutrition

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 103-103

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      Pages 105-124

      Women’s Decision-Making Autonomy and Their Nutritional Status in Ethiopia: Socio-Cultural Linking of Two MDGs

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      Pages 125-142

      Maternal Mortality and Human Development in Ethiopia: The Unacceptably Low Maternal Health Service Utilization and Its Multiple Determinants

  5. Population Distribution, Migration, Urbanization and Labor Force

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 143-143

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      Pages 145-165

      Migration and Urbanization in Ethiopia: Addressing the Spatial Imbalance

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      Pages 167-186

      Rural–Urban Linkages in Ethiopia: Insuring Rural Livelihoods and Development of Urban Centers

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      Pages 187-211

      The Importance of Permanent and Temporary Migration for Occupational Mobility in Urban Centers: Young Women are Doing Better than Young Men

  6. Vulnerability and Adaptation: Case Studies in Population-Resource Pressure and Food Insecurity

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 213-213

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      Pages 215-235

      Urbanization and Changing Livelihoods: The Case of Farmers’ Displacement in the Expansion of Addis Ababa

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      Pages 237-263

      Are there Mixed Malthusian and Boserupian Consequences of Population Pressure and Food Insecurity? Vulnerability and Demographic Responses in 16 Drought-Prone Districts Throughout Ethiopia

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      Pages 265-281

      Household Demographics, Assets, and Sustainable Rural Livelihoods: A Case Study from Rain-Endowed South Western Ethiopia

  7. Development Policy and Program Evaluation

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 283-283

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      Pages 285-301

      Population, Family Planning and Long-Term Development Goals: “Predicting an Unpredictable Future”

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      Pages 303-321

      The National Population Policy (NPP) of Ethiopia: Achievements, Challenges and Lessons Learned, 1993–2010

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      Pages 323-337

      Barriers to Access and Effective Use of Data and Research for Development Policy in Ethiopia

  8. Conclusions and Policy Implications

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 339-339

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      Pages 341-351

      Conclusions and Policy Implications

  9. Back Matter

    Pages 353-356