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Population and Demography

Geography >> Population and Demography

Author

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Sanjeev Kr. Singh

ISBN

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978-81-7611-652-7

Year

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2014

Price

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1000.00

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ABOUT THE BOOK


Demography, the study of the size, structure, and development of human populations, is finally beginning to receive more attention among ancient historians. This book presents and develops the basic methods and models that are used by demographers to study the behavior of human populations. The procedures are clearly and concisely developed from first principles, and extensive applications are presented. The author focuses on quantitative procedures for studying the growth and structure of populations, including measurement of fertility and mortality, population projection, and equilibrium models. The book also covers procedures for evaluating data quality and estimating demographic parameters when conventional data are deficient. It will provide a comprehensive introduction to demographic methods for all students and researchers in this subject. The present book is intended to the very aim, encompassing well researched literature on the theme. Policy planners, women activists, NGOs and academic in the field will this book most useful.

 

ABOUT THE AUTHOR


Dr. Sanjeev Kr. Singh is working as Lecturer in T.D. Mahilla
College, Purvanchal University. He is done his Phd. In Geography from purvanchal university. He has 10 years of total teaching experience. He has 3 international papers and 2 national papers. He is QIT certified from SHU Varanasi.

Contents
• Population and Demography: Introduction
• Demography and the Social Contract
• Future Population Growth and Policy Options
• Characteristics of Sex-Ratio Imbalance in India
• Population Growth: Trends, Projections, Challenges and Opportunities
• The Demography of Population Ageing
• Population Challenges and Development Goals
• Population Dynamics
• Population and its Aspects