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The Resource The population of modern China

The population of modern China

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The population of modern China
Title
The population of modern China
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Subject
Language
eng
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UkLiU
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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1940-
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  • Poston, Dudley L.
  • Yaukey, David
Series statement
Plenum series on demographic methods and population analysis
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China
Label
The population of modern China
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction : population and population studies in China. New China's population / Li Muzhen -- Population studies in China : privileged past, anxious future / Susan Greenhalgh -- Size, growth, and distribution. A brief history of China's population / Judith Banister -- Population dynamics and policy in China / Lee-Jay Cho -- Distribution of Chinese population / Li Muzhen -- International migration. The distribution of the overseas Chinese / by Dudley L. Poston, Jr. and Yu Mei-Yu -- The old Chinatown ghettos / Peter Kwong -- Mortality. China's changing mortality / Judith Banister -- Famine in China, 1958-61 / Basil Ashton [and others] -- Fertility, abortion and contraceptive trends. Fertility trends in China / Dudley L. Poston, Jr. -- Abortion in China : incidence and implications / H. Yuan Tien -- Patterns of contraceptive use in China / Dudley L. Poston, Jr. -- Fertility differentials. Local area variations in reproductive behavior in China, 1973-1982 / Ronald Freedman [and others]
  • (cont.) Socioeconomic development, family planning and fertility in China : a subregional analysis / Dudley L. Poston, Jr. and Gu Baochang -- Fertility policy. Fertility policy in China : future options / Susan Greenhalgh and John Bongaarts -- Second thoughts on the second child : a talk with Peng Peiyun / H. Yuan Tien -- Effects of the one-child policy on the children of China / Dudley L. Poston, Jr. and Toni Falbo -- Age and sex structure. The age-sex structure of modern China : a graphic description and explanation / David Yaukey -- Implications of the aging of China's population / Judith Banister -- Sex preference, fertility, and family planning in China / Fred Arnold and Liu Zhaoxiang -- Marriage and family. Marriage in China since 1950 / Ansley J. Coale -- Changes in family structure in China / Zeng Yi -- Ethnic composition. Ethnic diversity and distribution / Judith Banister -- The demographic and socioeconomic composition of China's ethnic minorities / Dudley L. Poston, Jr. and Shu Jing
  • (cont) Ethnic identification in China / Fei Xiao Tong -- Internal migration and urbanization. Migration in China : methodological and policy challenges / Alice Goldstein and Sidney Goldstein -- Urbanization in China : new insights from the 1982 census / Sidney Goldstein -- Provincial population size and interprovincial migration / Judith Banister -- Epilogue : China in 1990 / Dudley L. Poston, Jr
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 757 pages
Isbn
9780306441387
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Label
The population of modern China
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction : population and population studies in China. New China's population / Li Muzhen -- Population studies in China : privileged past, anxious future / Susan Greenhalgh -- Size, growth, and distribution. A brief history of China's population / Judith Banister -- Population dynamics and policy in China / Lee-Jay Cho -- Distribution of Chinese population / Li Muzhen -- International migration. The distribution of the overseas Chinese / by Dudley L. Poston, Jr. and Yu Mei-Yu -- The old Chinatown ghettos / Peter Kwong -- Mortality. China's changing mortality / Judith Banister -- Famine in China, 1958-61 / Basil Ashton [and others] -- Fertility, abortion and contraceptive trends. Fertility trends in China / Dudley L. Poston, Jr. -- Abortion in China : incidence and implications / H. Yuan Tien -- Patterns of contraceptive use in China / Dudley L. Poston, Jr. -- Fertility differentials. Local area variations in reproductive behavior in China, 1973-1982 / Ronald Freedman [and others]
  • (cont.) Socioeconomic development, family planning and fertility in China : a subregional analysis / Dudley L. Poston, Jr. and Gu Baochang -- Fertility policy. Fertility policy in China : future options / Susan Greenhalgh and John Bongaarts -- Second thoughts on the second child : a talk with Peng Peiyun / H. Yuan Tien -- Effects of the one-child policy on the children of China / Dudley L. Poston, Jr. and Toni Falbo -- Age and sex structure. The age-sex structure of modern China : a graphic description and explanation / David Yaukey -- Implications of the aging of China's population / Judith Banister -- Sex preference, fertility, and family planning in China / Fred Arnold and Liu Zhaoxiang -- Marriage and family. Marriage in China since 1950 / Ansley J. Coale -- Changes in family structure in China / Zeng Yi -- Ethnic composition. Ethnic diversity and distribution / Judith Banister -- The demographic and socioeconomic composition of China's ethnic minorities / Dudley L. Poston, Jr. and Shu Jing
  • (cont) Ethnic identification in China / Fei Xiao Tong -- Internal migration and urbanization. Migration in China : methodological and policy challenges / Alice Goldstein and Sidney Goldstein -- Urbanization in China : new insights from the 1982 census / Sidney Goldstein -- Provincial population size and interprovincial migration / Judith Banister -- Epilogue : China in 1990 / Dudley L. Poston, Jr
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 757 pages
Isbn
9780306441387
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps

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