Books reviewed in this article:

Jeffrey Jensen ArnettEmerging Adulthood: The Winding Road from the Late Teens through the Twenties

Human Security CentreHuman Security Report 2005: War and Peace in the 21st Century

Jennifer Johnson-HanksUncertain Honor: Modern Motherhood in an African Crisis

Landis MacKellar, Tatiana Ermolieva, David Horlacher, and Leslie MayhewThe Economic Impacts of Population Ageing in Japan

Patrick ManningMigration in World History

Dudley L. Poston, Jr., Che-Fu Lee, Chiung-Fang Chang, Sherry L. McKibben, and Carol S. Walther (eds). Fertility, Family Planning, and Population Policy in China

Warren C. Robinson and Fatma H. El-ZanatyThe Demographic Revolution in Modern Egypt

Tukufu Zuberi, Amson Sibanda, and Eric O. Udjo (eds.) The Demography of South Africa