Books reviewed in this issue.

Patrick V. Kirch and Jean-Louis Rallu (eds.) The Growth and Collapse of Pacific Island Societies: Archaeological and Demographic Perspectives

Bjorn LomborgCool It: The Skeptical Environmentalist's Guide to Global Warming

Nancy FolbreValuing Children: Rethinking the Economics of the Family

Helge Brunborg, Ewa Tabeau, and Henrik Urdal (eds.) The Demography of Armed Conflict


Isabelle Attané and Christophe Z. Guilmoto (eds.) Watering the Neighbour's Garden: The Growing Demographic Female Deficit in Asia

John C. CaldwellDemographic Transition Theory

Robert Clark, Naohiro Ogawa, and Andrew Mason (eds.) Population Aging, Intergenerational Transfers and the Macroeconomy

Nicholas Eberstadt and Hans GrothEurope's Coming Demographic Challenge: Unlocking the Value of Health

Stockholm Committee on Mortality ForecastingPerspectives on Mortality Forecasting

Jacques Véron, Sophie Pennec, and Jacques Légaré (eds.) Ages, Generations and the Social Contract: The Demographic Challenges Facing the Welfare State