Changes in Censuses from Imperialist to Welfare States

How Societies and States Count

  • Authors
  • Rebecca Jean Emigh
  • Dylan Riley
  • Patricia Ahmed

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-1
  2. How Societies, States, and Their Interaction Affect Information Gathering

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 3-5
    2. Rebecca Jean Emigh, Dylan Riley, Patricia Ahmed
      Pages 7-20
  3. The Emergence of Interventionist Censuses

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 21-25
    2. Rebecca Jean Emigh, Dylan Riley, Patricia Ahmed
      Pages 27-52
    3. Rebecca Jean Emigh, Dylan Riley, Patricia Ahmed
      Pages 53-81
    4. Rebecca Jean Emigh, Dylan Riley, Patricia Ahmed
      Pages 83-113
  4. The Consolidation of Interventionist Censuses

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 115-119
    2. Rebecca Jean Emigh, Dylan Riley, Patricia Ahmed
      Pages 121-146
    3. Rebecca Jean Emigh, Dylan Riley, Patricia Ahmed
      Pages 147-176
    4. Rebecca Jean Emigh, Dylan Riley, Patricia Ahmed
      Pages 177-205
    5. Rebecca Jean Emigh, Dylan Riley, Patricia Ahmed
      Pages 207-222
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 223-267

About this book

Introduction

Changes in Censuses from Imperialist to Welfare States , the second of two volumes, uses historical and comparative methods to analyze censuses or census-like information in the United Kingdom, the United States, and Italy, starting in England over one-thousand years ago.

Keywords

Census comparative censuses sociology of knowledge production of knowledge science technology and society states and society comparative sociology historical sociology comparative and historical history of statistics history of demography United States history British history Italian history medieval history renaissance history modern history Censuses demography history History of demography identity methods society sociology World War II

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137485069
  • Copyright Information The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s) 2016
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, New York
  • eBook Packages Social Sciences
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-55556-7
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-48506-9
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