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Places in Need: The Changing Geography of Poverty

By Scott W. Allard

2017 | Russell Sage Foundation
Copy Available: Yes

Softcover $32.50 ...
 
 

(*pending*) Understanding Demographic Transitions: An Overview of French Historical Statistics

By Claude Diebolt, Faustine Perrin

2017 | Springer
Copy Available: No

Series: Population Economics

This book studies the process of demographic transition which has played a key role in the economic development of Western countries. The special focus is on France, which constitutes the first clear case o ...

 
 

(*pending*) Scale: The Search for Simplicity and Unity in the Complexity of Life, from Cells to Cities, Companies to Ecosystems, Milliseconds to Millennia

By Geoffrey West

2017 | Penguin Press
Copy Available: No

e-book 9781101621509 ...
 
 

Handbook of Migration and Health

Edited By Felicity Thomas

2016 | Edward Elgar
Copy Available: Yes

http://www.e-elgar.com/shop/handbook-of-migration-and-health ...
 
 

Weathering Katrina: Culture and Recovery among Vietnamese Americans

By Mark J. VanLandingham

2017 | Russell Sage Foundation
Copy Available: Yes

 
 

(*pending*) Sick of Inequality? An Introduction to the Relationship between Inequality and Health

By Andreas Bergh, Therese Nilsson, Daniel Waldenström

2016 | Edward Elgar
Copy Available: No

Hardcover $89.96

eISBN: 978 1 78536 421 1

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Marriage Vows and Racial Choices

By Jessica Vasquez-Tokos

2017 | Russell Sage Foundation
Copy Available: Yes

Softcover $35 ...
 
 

High and Dry: Meeting the Challenges of the World's Growing Dependence on Groundwater

By William M. Alley, Rosemarie Alley

2017 | Yale University Press
Copy Available: Yes

Hardcover US$30.00 ...
 
 

(*pending*) ​Energy and Civilization: A History

By Vaclav Smil

2017 | The MIT Press
Copy Available: No

 
 

Population Aging, Fertility and Social Security

By Akira Yakita

2017 | Springer
Copy Available: Yes

Series: Population Economics ...
 
 

To Be Born

By Luce Irigaray

2017 | Springer
Copy Available: Yes

Softcover $29.99 ...
 
 

Information Geometry and Population Genetics: The Mathematical Structure of the Wright-Fisher Model

By Julian Hofrichter, Jürgen Jost, Tat Dat Tran

2017 | Springer
Copy Available: Yes

Series: Understanding Complex Systems

Hardcover $109

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(*pending*) Population Health Science

By Katherine M. Keyes, Sandro Galea

2016 | Oxford University Press
Copy Available: No

Softcover ...
 
 

Growth Modeling: Structural Equation and Multilevel Modeling Approaches

By Kevin J. Grimm, Nilam Ram, Ryne Estabrook

2017 | Guilford Press
Copy Available: Yes

Series: Methodology in the Social Sciences

The companion website www.guilford.com/grimm-materials provides datasets and syntax for the book's examples, along with additional code in SAS/R for linear mixed-effects modeling.

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Health Divides: Where You Live Can Kill You

By Clare Bambra

2016 | Policy Press (Univ. of Bristol)
Copy Available: Yes

www.healthdivides.org.uk

Softcover

ebook 978-1-4473-3036-3

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The Life Project: The Extraordinary Story of 70,000 Ordinary Lives

By Helen Pearson

2016 | Counterpoint: Soft Skull
Copy Available: Yes

Berkeley ...
 
 

Global Shift: Mapping the Changing Contours of the World Economy

By Peter Dicken

2015 | Guilford Press
Copy Available: Yes

Every chapter thoroughly revised and updated.

New York – London

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Homicide in São Paulo: An Examination of Trends from 1960–2010

By Bruno Paes Manso

2016 | Springer
Copy Available: Yes

translated by Paulo Henrique Winterstein (presumably for 1st edition, none other is mentioned)

ebook DOI 10.1007/9783319131658

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Low and Lower Fertility: Variations across Developed Countries

Edited By Ronald R. Rindfuss, Minja Kim Choe

2015 | Springer
Copy Available: Yes

Switzerland

ebook DOI 10.1007/9783319214825

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Biodemography of Aging: Determinants of Healthy Life Span and Longevity

By Anatoliy I. Yashin, Eric Stallard, Kenneth C. Land

2016 | Springer
Copy Available: Yes

The Springer Series on Demographic Methods and Population Analysis 40

ebook DOI 10.1007/9789401775878

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Social Mobility in the 20th Century: Class Mobility and Occupational Change in the United States and Germany

By Florian R. Hertel

2017 | Springer Nature
Copy Available: Yes

ebook DOI 10.1007/9783658147853 ...
 
 

Rural Change in Australia: Population, Economy, Environment

Edited By Rae Dufty-Jones, John Connell

2014 | Ashgate
Copy Available: Yes

Series: Perspectives on Rural Policy and Planning (no ISSN)

ebook 9781409452058

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Population Change in the United Kingdom

Edited By Tony Champion, Jane Falkingham

2016 | Rowman & Littlefield International
Copy Available: Yes

simultaneous HB 978-1-78348-591-8

ebook 9781783485932

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Survival under Uncertainty: An Introduction to Probability Models of Social Structure and Evolution

By Dimitri Volchenkov

2016 | Springer
Copy Available: Yes

Series: Understanding Complex Systems

ebook DOI 10.1007/9783319394213

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Low Fertility, Institutions, and their Policies: Variations Across Industrialized Countries

Edited By Ronald R. Rindfuss, Minja Kim Choe

2016 | Springer
Copy Available: Yes

Hardcover

e-book also available DOI 10.1007/9783319329970

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Agent-Based Modelling in Population Studies: Concepts, Methods, and Applications

Edited By André Grow, Jan Van Bavel

2017 | Springer
Copy Available: Yes

The Springer Series on Demographic Methods and Population Analysis

ebook DOI 10.1007/9783319211834

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Spanish Legacies: The Coming of Age of the Second Generation

By Alejandro Portes, Rosa Aparicio, William Haller

2016 | University of California Press
Copy Available: Yes

simultaneous hardcover edn 978-0-52028-629-0

e-book 9780520961579

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The Great Invention: The Story of GDP and the Making and Unmaking of the Modern World

By Ehsan Masood

2016 | Pegasus Books
Copy Available: Yes

Hardcover C$36.95 ...
 
 

Surveying Human Vulnerabilities across the Life Course

Edited By Michel Oris, Caroline Roberts, Dominique Joye, Michèle Ernst Stähli

2016 | Springer
Copy Available: Yes

Series: Life Course Research and Social Policies 3

e-book DOI 10.1007/9783319241579

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Preterm Birth in the United States: A Sociocultural Approach

By Janet M. Bronstein

2016 | Springer
Copy Available: Yes

DOI 10.1007/978-3-319-32715-0 ...
 
 

Border Encounters: Asymmetry and Proximity at Europe's Frontiers

Edited By Jutta Lauth Bacas, William Kavanagh

2016 | Berghahn
Copy Available: Yes

1st hardcover edition 2013 978-1-84545-396-1

also available as e-book 978-1-72838-138-9

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Migration, Settlement and Belonging in Europe 1500–1930s: Comparative Perspectives

Edited By Steven King, Anne Winter

2016 | Berghahn
Copy Available: No

Series: International Studies in Social History 23

1st hardcover edn 2013 978-1-72838-145-7

also available as ebook 978-1-72838-146-4

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Similarity in Difference: Marriage in Europe and Asia, 1700–1900

By Christer Lundh, Satomi Kurosu, et al.

2014 | The MIT Press
Copy Available: Yes

Series: Eurasian Population and Family History Series ...
 
 

Changes in Censuses from Imperialist to Welfare States: How Societies and States Count

By Rebecca Jean Emigh, Dylan Riley, Patricia Ahmed

2016 | Palgrave Macmillan
Copy Available: Yes

to be reviewed with "Antecedents of Censuses" book by same authors ...
 
 

Antecedents of Censuses from Medieval to Nation States: How Societies and States Count

By Rebecca Jean Emigh, Dylan Riley, Patricia Ahmed

2016 | Palgrave Macmillan
Copy Available: Yes

ebook DOI: 10.1057/9781137485038

to be reviewed with "Changes in Censuses" book by same authors

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(*pending*) Earth in Human Hands: Sharing Our Planet's Future

By David Grinspoon

2016 | Grand Central (Hachette Book Group)
Copy Available: No

Review book requested 31.01.2017 ...
 
 

(*pending*) Modern Data Science with R

By Benjamin S. Baumer, Daniel T. Kaplan, Nicholas J. Horton

2017 | CRC Press / Taylor & Francis
Copy Available: No

Review request sent 31.01.2017 ...
 
 

The Changing Voice of the Anti-Abortion Movement: The Rise of "Pro-Woman" Rhetoric in Canada and the United States

By Paul Saurette, Kelly Gordon

2016 | University of Toronto Press
Copy Available: Yes

Softcover $39.95 ...
 
 

(*pending*) HIV/AIDS in China: Beyond the Numbers

By Zunyou Wu

2016 | People's Medical Publishing House
Copy Available: No

Review copy requested 31.01.17 ...
 
 

GMO Sapiens: The Life-Changing Science of Designer Babies

By Paul Knoepfler

2016 | World Scientific
Copy Available: Yes

 
 

Race, Ethnicity and Welfare States: An American Dilemma?

Edited By Pauli Kettunen, Sonya Michel, Klaus Petersen

2015 | Edward Elgar
Copy Available: Yes

Series: Globalization and Welfare

e-book DOI 10.4337/9781784715373

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Exhibiting Europe in Museums: Transnational Networks, Collections, Narratives and Representations

By Wolfram Kaiser, Stefan Krankenhagen, Kerstin Poehls

2016 | Berghahn
Copy Available: Yes

Series: Museums and Collections 6

Hardcover edition publ. 2014

e-book ISBN 978-1-78238-291-1

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The Rise of Market Society in England 1066–1800

By Christine Eisenberg

2016 | Berghahn
Copy Available: Yes

Original title: Englands Weg in die Marktgesellschaft, translated from the German by Deborah Cohen (Göttingen 2009)

First English edition hardcover 978-1-78238-258-4 (2013)

Series: Studies in British and Imperial History 1, published f ...

 
 

The End of Sex and the Future of Human Reproduction

By Henry T. Greely

2016 | Harvard University Press
Copy Available: Yes

 
 

Fertility Decline and Background Independence: Applying a Reaction-Diffusion System as a Stochastic Process

By Shuichirou Ike

2016 | Springer
Copy Available: Yes

Series: Springers Briefs in population Studies

Series: Population Studies of Japan

co-publisher Population Association of Japan

e-book DOI 10.1007/9784431551515

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Configuring Value Conflicts in Markets

Edited By Susanna Alexius, Kristina Tamm Hallström

2014 | Edward Elgar
Copy Available: Yes

 
 

Critical Event Studies: Approaches to Research

Edited By Ian R Lamond, Louise Platt

2016 | Palgrave Macmillan
Copy Available: Yes

Series: Leisure Studies in a Global Era

e-book DOI 10.1057/9781137523860

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Time Series Econometrics

By Klaus Neusser

2016 | Springer
Copy Available: Yes

Series: Springer Texts in  Business and Economics

e-book DOI 10.1007/9783319328621

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Diverging Destinies: The Japanese Case

By James M. Raymo, Miho Iwasawa

2017 | Springer Nature
Copy Available: Yes

Series: SpringerBriefs in Population Studies

Series: Population Studies of Japan

co-publisher: Population Association of Japan

e-book DOI 10.1007/9789811001857

 

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Biohistory

By Jim Penman

2015 | Cambridge Scholars
Copy Available: Yes

Biohistory is a revolutionary new theory that explores the biological and behavioural underpinnings of social change, including the rise and fall of civilizations. ...
 
 

Migration, Mobilities and the Arab Spring: Spaces of Refugee Flight in the Eastern Mediterranean

Edited By Natalia Ribas-Mateos

2016 | Edward Elgar
Copy Available: Yes

e-book DOI 10.4337/9781785361951 ...
 
 

Principles and Practice of Structural Equation Modeling

By Rex B. Kline

2016 | The Guilford Press
Copy Available: Yes

Series: Methodology in the Social Sciences

*** TO BE REVIEWED TOGETHER WITH GRIMM ET AL. Growth Modeling: Structural Equation and Multilevel Modeling Approaches

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