Applied Mathematical Demography

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ISBN: 978-0-387-22537-1 (Print) 978-0-387-27409-6 (Online)

Table of contents (20 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxiv

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    Pages 1-28

    Introduction: Population Without Age

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    Pages 29-47

    The Life Table

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    Pages 48-70

    The Matrix Model Framework

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    Pages 71-92

    Mortality Comparisons; The Male-Female Ratio

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    Chapter

    Pages 93-126

    Fixed Regime of Mortality and Fertility: The Uses of Stable Theory

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    Chapter

    Pages 127-147

    Birth and Population Increase from the Life Table

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    Pages 148-182

    Birth and Population Increase from Matrix Population Models

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    Chapter

    Pages 183-207

    Reproductive Value from the Life Table

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    Chapter

    Pages 208-215

    Reproductive Value from Matrix Models

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    Chapter

    Pages 216-244

    Understanding Population Characteristics

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    Chapter

    Pages 245-267

    Markov Chains for Individual Life Histories

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    Chapter

    Pages 268-302

    Projection and Forecasting

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    Chapter

    Pages 303-334

    Perturbation Analysis of Matrix Models

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    Chapter

    Pages 335-369

    Some Types of Instability

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    Chapter

    Pages 370-398

    The Demographic Theory of Kinship

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    Chapter

    Pages 399-443

    Microdemography

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    Chapter

    Pages 444-460

    The Multi-State Model

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    Chapter

    Pages 461-476

    Family Demography

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    Chapter

    Pages 477-493

    Heterogeneity and Selection in Population Analysis

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    Chapter

    Pages 494-512

    Epilogue: How Do We Know the Facts of Demography?

  22. Back Matter

    Pages 513-555