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Baby Boom, Post-World War II

Citation

Morgan, S. Philip (2003). Baby Boom, Post-World War II. In Demeny, Paul & McNicoll, Geoffrey (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Population (pp. 73-7). New York: Macmillan Reference USA.

Abstract

Provides coverage of demographic topics both in the core field and in neighboring disciplines. Encompasses the large-scale changes in emphasis and research directions in population studies during the last 20 years. Topics covered include: rapid demographic expansion in poor countries, low fertility rates, immigration, problems of old-age support, the environmental impact of dense population; the press for expanded reproductive rights; and many other issues.

Reference Type

Book Chapter

Book Title

Encyclopedia of Population

Author(s)

Morgan, S. Philip

Editor(s)

Demeny, Paul
McNicoll, Geoffrey

Year Published

2003

Pages

73-7

Publisher

Macmillan Reference USA

City of Publication

New York

Reference ID

5546