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Authors

  • Sajeda Amin,

  • John Bongaarts,

  • John B. Casterline,

  • Susan Greenhalgh,

  • Geoffrey McNicoll,

  • Michael P. Todaro


Abstract

Books reviewed in this article:

Laurel Bossen, Chinese Women and Rural Development: Sixty Years of Change in Lu Village, Yunnan

Fabrizio Butera and Gabriel Mugny (EDS.), Social Influence in Social Reality: Promoting Individual and Social Change

Harold Coward and Daniel C. Maguire (EDS.), Visions of a New Earth: Religious Perspectives on Population, Consumption, and Ecology

Martha C. Nussbaum, Women and Human Development: The Capabilities Approach

Fred C. Pampel, The Institutional Context of Population Change: Patterns of Fertility and Mortality across High-Income Nations

Demetrios G. Papademetriou and Deborah Waller Meyers (EDS.), Caught in the Middle: Border Communities in an Era of Globalization

Per Pinstrup-Andersen and Ebbe Scniøler, Seeds of Contention: World Hunger and the Global Controversy over GM Crops

Walter Scheidel (ED.), Debating Roman Demography

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