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The Resource The fertility transition in Iran : revolution and reproduction, Mohammad Jalal Abbasi-Shavazi, Peter McDonald, Meimanat Hosseini-Chavoshi

The fertility transition in Iran : revolution and reproduction, Mohammad Jalal Abbasi-Shavazi, Peter McDonald, Meimanat Hosseini-Chavoshi

Label
The fertility transition in Iran : revolution and reproduction
Title
The fertility transition in Iran
Title remainder
revolution and reproduction
Statement of responsibility
Mohammad Jalal Abbasi-Shavazi, Peter McDonald, Meimanat Hosseini-Chavoshi
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Confounding all conventional wisdom, the fertility rate in the Islamic Republic of Iran fell from around 7.0 births per woman in the early 1980s to 1.9 births per woman in 2006. That this, the largest and fastest fall in fertility ever recorded, should have occurred in one of the world's few Islamic Republics demands explanation. This book, based upon a decade of research is the first to attempt such an explanation. The book documents the progress of the fertility decline and displays its association with social and economic characteristics. It addresses an explanation of the phenomenal fall o
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Cataloging source
GW5XE
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Abbasi-Shavazi, Mohammad Jalal
Dewey number
304.609587
Index
index present
LC call number
HB1046.4.A3
LC item number
A23 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • McDonald, Peter F.
  • Hosseini-Chavoshi, Meimanat
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fertility, Human
  • Human reproduction
  • Iran
  • Social Sciences, general
Label
The fertility transition in Iran : revolution and reproduction, Mohammad Jalal Abbasi-Shavazi, Peter McDonald, Meimanat Hosseini-Chavoshi
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Fall in Iranian Fertility: Theoretical Considerations -- The Social, Economic and Cultural Contexts of Population Policy Changes in Iran -- National and Provincial Level Fertility Trends in Iran, 1972{u2013}2006 -- Fertility Dynamics Using Parity Progression Ratios -- Effects of Marital Fertility and Nuptiality on Fertility Transition in Iran, 1976{u2013}2006 -- Contraceptive Use: Trends, Levels and Correlates -- Contraceptive Use Dynamics: Life Time Use -- A Cohort Perspective on Changes in Family, Fertility Behaviour and Attitudes -- Women's Autonomy and Fertility Behaviour -- Explanations of the Past and Expectations of the Future of Fertility in Iran
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789048131983
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • SPR489218899
  • ocn489218899
Label
The fertility transition in Iran : revolution and reproduction, Mohammad Jalal Abbasi-Shavazi, Peter McDonald, Meimanat Hosseini-Chavoshi
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Fall in Iranian Fertility: Theoretical Considerations -- The Social, Economic and Cultural Contexts of Population Policy Changes in Iran -- National and Provincial Level Fertility Trends in Iran, 1972{u2013}2006 -- Fertility Dynamics Using Parity Progression Ratios -- Effects of Marital Fertility and Nuptiality on Fertility Transition in Iran, 1976{u2013}2006 -- Contraceptive Use: Trends, Levels and Correlates -- Contraceptive Use Dynamics: Life Time Use -- A Cohort Perspective on Changes in Family, Fertility Behaviour and Attitudes -- Women's Autonomy and Fertility Behaviour -- Explanations of the Past and Expectations of the Future of Fertility in Iran
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789048131983
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • SPR489218899
  • ocn489218899

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