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Demography (1967) 4 (2): 601–614.
Published: 01 June 1967
... planning innovation. The study indicates the utility of this framework from an analytical point of view both for the researcher to the process by which family planning comes to be adopted, and for the administrator to understand the working of the communications elements of his program. The data indicate...
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Demography (1973) 10 (4): 571–590.
Published: 01 November 1973
...Robert G. Weisbord Abstract During the 1960’s and continuing into the 1970’s, the charge that birth control and abortion are integral elements of a white genocidal conspiracy directed against Afro-Americans has been heard with increasing frequency and stridency in black communities. The genocide...
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Demography (1997) 34 (2): 225–237.
Published: 01 May 1997
...Marc Bolan Abstract In this study, I consider variables associated with an individual’s most recent move into his or her current residence as predictors of neighborhood attachment. Using the 1978–1979 Seattle Community Attachment Survey, I find that elements of the mobility experience...
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Demography (2014) 51 (1): 3–25.
Published: 12 December 2013
... influence (Behrman et al. 2002 ; Kohler et al. 2001 ) and expanded communications and media (Hornick and McAnany 2001 ). These new models nevertheless shared a common flaw with earlier work on diffusion: they tended to represent a “fax model” (Carley 2001 ) in which cultural elements were fixed entities...
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Demography (1989) 26 (2): 171–184.
Published: 01 May 1989
... or socioeconomic status (Mason, 1984:20, 77). Although theory relating institutional factors to fertility is far from seamless, there is substantial support for the proposition that the key elements impinging on fertility inhere 174 Demography, Vol. 26, No.2, May 1989 at the systemic, institutional, aggregate...
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Demography (1985) 22 (1): 133–142.
Published: 01 February 1985
... or its variant (Leontief, 1941; Stone, 1962; and Willekens, 1981). It is formulated that the missing elements of a flow matrix are the expressions of our incomplete knowledge of the system structure. The structure can be captured by describing the data in a model, the parameters of which denote...
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Demography (1994) 31 (1): 159–175.
Published: 01 February 1994
... - n/2 M(x,n (3) This equation allows us to specify the familiar life table relationship from which survivorship values for all ages from 70 up can be calculated (Hayward and Grady 1990; Rogers 1975; Schoen and Woodrow 1980): lex+ n) = I(x) . P(x,n). (4) The survivorship matrix I(x + n), whose elements...
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Demography (2012) 49 (2): 677–698.
Published: 09 March 2012
... criticism among scholars in recent decades (Mandelbaum 1971 ; Nisbet 1969/ 1975 , 1980 ; Szreter 1993 ; Tilly 1978 , 1984 ), these ideas remain persuasive among many elements of the scholarly and public policy communities, as well as in the general public. Developmental idealism is a cultural model...
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Demography (1970) 7 (2): 185–193.
Published: 01 May 1970
... as the family passes through its life cycle. These principles are applicable to the Inner Core as weIl as to the White Community. Of particular interest was the function of the Changing Area as a place of resi- dence for elements of the nonwhite popu- lation. It appears that the Changing Area serves...
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Demography (1992) 29 (4): 503–521.
Published: 01 November 1992
... , 27 , 369 – 96 . 10.2307/2061374 Holmberg David H. ( 1989 ). Order in Paradox: Myth, Ritual, and Exchange among Nepal’s Tamang . Ithaca : Cornell University Press . Kmenta Jan ( 1986 ). Elements of Econometrics . 2nd Ed. New York : Macmillan . Knodel John...
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Demography (2004) 41 (3): 417–441.
Published: 01 August 2004
... Design Surveys differ in a number of important design features. These features and any changes in these features over time may affect estimates of trends. Here, we consider six key elements: the type and coverage of the sample frame (and whether the institutionalized population is included), who...
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Demography (2012) 49 (4): 1259–1283.
Published: 10 October 2012
... from not having disease i to having disease i is called the (nonfatal) incidence rate of i and is described by Eq. ( 1 ): (1) , where r is a risk factor state; C is a vector of states of the causal diseases—that is, diseases that are a cause of another disease—with elements { c 1...
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Demography (2001) 38 (4): 449–465.
Published: 01 November 2001
.... In the past sev- eral decades almost all these conclusions have been chal- lenged. Most elements of the great family transition have been declared myths, and the explanations of fertility decline have been challenged. Third, I show that the developmental paradigm, reading history sideways, and the conclusions...
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Demography (2022) 59 (5): 1683–1711.
Published: 01 October 2022
..., structurally stronger (and hence more homogeneous) ties, leaving the operationalization of structurally weak ties to aggregate community measures of out-migration ( Curran et al. 2005 ; Davis et al. 2002 ; Garip 2008 ; Palloni et al. 2001 ). These elements may lead to substantial measurement error...
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Demography (1986) 23 (4): 509–523.
Published: 01 November 1986
... residence do not contribute very much to the explanation of those patterns within two local communities. In conclusion, then, we hope that this paper stimulates other researchers to carry our investigation further. Changes in cohabitation and first-birth timing will undoubt- edly become an important element...
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Demography (1992) 29 (1): 93–112.
Published: 01 February 1992
... for national origin in testing models of Hispanic living arrangements. Below we discuss a"rhree-factor framework for ethnic living arrangements, showing how the elements from previous attempts at modeling elderly people's living arrangements intersect with a perspective incorporating preferences based...
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Demography (2019) 56 (1): 75–102.
Published: 04 January 2019
... ( 2012 ) in suggesting that aspirations go beyond values to include elements of motivation, such as wanting or desiring something. Many kinds of aspirations motivate people to migrate, including aspirations for material goods, better work conditions, more educational opportunities, better community...
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Demography (1968) 5 (2): 627–631.
Published: 01 June 1968
... the, government was making a stronger effort to rationally plan the economy through the development of a stronger central planning authority. At least three elements appear to have significance in highlighting the population problem. The first was the influence of the Tunisian Family Planning Program which h...
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Demography (2017) 54 (2): 571–602.
Published: 17 March 2017
... is that those born to U.S.-born parents would have exposure to English that makes the linguistic distance associated with country of birth less relevant, but that they would still be subject to country-specific elements that affect skill accumulation (e.g., the quality of schools or level and timing of economic...
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Demography (1999) 36 (1): 23–40.
Published: 01 February 1999
.... , Bertrand , J.T. , Lauro , D.J. , Abou-ouakil , M. , & deMaria , L. ( 1995 ). Quality of Care in Family Planning Services in Morocco . Studies in Family Planning , 26 , 154 – 68 . 10.2307/2137834 Bruce , J. ( 1990 ). Fundamental Elements of the Quality of Care...