Population and Poverty in the Developing World

Population and Poverty in the Developing World

by Massimo Livi-Bacci, Gustavo De Santis


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780198293002
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date: 04/28/1999
Series: International Studies in Demography Series
Pages: 320
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.90(d)
Lexile: 1540L (what's this?)

About the Author

University of Florence

University of Messina

Table of Contents

1. Introduction, Massimo Livi-Bacci and Gustavo De Santis
2. Poverty and the 'Population Problem', Sudhir Anand and Jonathan Morduch
3. Population and Poverty: How do they Interact?, Michael Lipton
4. Coping with Poverty: The Biological Impact of Nutririon Insecurity, A. Ferro-Luzzi and F. Branca
5. Famine, Demography, and Endemic Poverty, S. R. Osmani
6. Household Structure and Poverty: What are the Connections?, Cynthia B. Lloyd
7. High Fertility and Short Birth Spacing: The Poverty Consequences of Family-building Patterns, Patricia H. David
8. The Social Implications of Adolescent Fertility, Anastasia J. Gage
9. Poverty and AIDS: The Vicious Circle, Alaka Malwade Basu
10. Household Labour Allocation and Mobility in Times of Crisis, René Wéry with Christine Oppong
11. Rapid Urbanization and the Urban Environment, David Satterthwaite
12. The Transition's Population Crisis: Nuptiality, Fertility, and Mortality Changes in Severely Distressed Economies, Giovanni Andrea Cornia and Renato Paniccià

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