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Biosocial Models of Low-Fertility Societies

Citation

Udry, J. Richard (1996). Biosocial Models of Low-Fertility Societies. In Casterline, John B.; Lee, Ronald D.; & Foote, Karen A. (Eds.), Fertility in the United States: New Patterns, New Theories (pp. 325-36). New York: The Population Council.

Abstract

The 14 articles in this collection provide new perspectives on American fertility in two ways; they portray substantial (and unappreciated) changes in fertility behavior in the United States during the past two decades; and they identify and illustrate new frameworks and theoretical approaches for interpreting these changes.

Notes

A Supplement Population and Development Review

Reference Type

Book Chapter

Book Title

Fertility in the United States: New Patterns, New Theories

Author(s)

Udry, J. Richard

Editor(s)

Casterline, John B.
Lee, Ronald D.
Foote, Karen A.

Year Published

1996

Pages

325-36

Publisher

The Population Council

City of Publication

New York

Reference ID

741