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Reforming Population Paradigms for Science and Action

Citation

Tsui, Amy Ong (1995). Reforming Population Paradigms for Science and Action. New York: Plenum Press.

Abstract

Oscar Harkavy offers a unique insider's view of the fascinating world of population politics. Chapters trace the growth of the movement as well as the various foundations, governments, and intergovernmental organizations which were an integral part of it from its beginning in the 1950s, through its growth during the 60s and 70s, to the present. Topics include the role of social science in understanding the causes and effects of population growth; reproductive research and contraceptive development; and the politics of family planning, sex education, and abortion in the United States.

Notes

The Plenum Series on Demographic Methods and Population Analysis

Reference Type

Book

Book Title

Curbing Population Growth: An Insider's Perspective on the Population Movement

Author(s)

Tsui, Amy Ong

Editor(s)

Harkavy, Oscar

Year Published

1995

Pages

273-349

Publisher

Plenum Press

City of Publication

New York

Reference ID

498