The Biology of Behavior and the Study of Human Fertility: A Review Essay*


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    Review of Kenneth W. Wachter and Rodolfo A. Bulatao (eds.). Offspring: Human Fertility Behavior in Biodemographic Perspective. Washington, DC: National Academy Press, 2003. xv + 379 p. $47.20 (pbk.).


Books reviewed in this article:

Paul-André Rosental L'intelligence démographique: sciences et politiques des populations en France (1930–1960)

James R. Carey Longevity: The Biology and Demography of Life Span

Susan Scott and Christopher J. Duncan Demography and Nutrition: Evidence from Historical and Contemporary Populations

Laura R. Woliver The Political Geographies of Pregnancy