A Primer of Population Dynamics

  • Krishnan¬†Namboodiri

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Krishnan Namboodiri
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  3. Krishnan Namboodiri
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  4. Krishnan Namboodiri
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  13. Back Matter
    Pages 311-367

About this book


A Primer of Population Dynamics introduces to the basics of population studies. Author Krishnan Namboodiri utilizes a question-and-answer format that explores topics such as population theories and conceptual schemes, demographic data, mortality, fertility, migration, family and household, food production, and the environment and much more. Questions are accompanied by detailed explanations as well as references for additional information. An extensive index and glossary allow for easy retrieval of information. This introductory textbook is written for students studying demography, population, sociology, and public health.


Demography Nation Public Health dynamics environment fertility health migration mortality nature population population dynamics population growth production sociology

Authors and affiliations

  • Krishnan¬†Namboodiri
    • 1
  1. 1.Ohio State UniversityColumbusUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag US 1996
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4757-8996-6
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4757-8994-2
  • Series Print ISSN 1389-6784
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