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Demography (2009) 46 (2): 281–301.
Published: 01 May 2009
...-Spatial Memory of Elementary School Children With Varying Lateral Profiles . Human Physiology , 22 , 296 – 301 . Bishop D.V.M. ( 1990 ). Handedness and Developmental Disorder . London : Lawrence Erlbaum . Blau D.M. ( 1999 ). The Effect of Income on Child Development . Review...
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Demography (2000) 37 (4): 431–447.
Published: 01 November 2000
... , 63 , 526 – 41 . 10.2307/1131344 Conger , R.D. , Ge , X. , Elder , G.H. , Lorenz , F.O. , & Simons , R.L. ( 1994 ). Economic Stress, Coercive Family Process, and Developmental Problems of Adolescents . Child Development , 65 , 541 – 61 . 10.2307/1131401...
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Demography (2003) 40 (1): 127–149.
Published: 01 February 2003
..., a very low and unstable income makes it extremely diffi- cult to establish an independent household. In addition, by viewing the transition to a relatively stable occupational career as a developmental process, one can study it in terms of changes in the degree of career maturity over the young-adult...
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Demography (2002) 39 (4): 739–761.
Published: 01 November 2002
... . Thornton A. ( 2001 ). The Developmental Paradigm, Reading History Sideways, and Family Change . Demography , 38 , 449 – 65 . 10.1353/dem.2001.0039 Tolnay S.E. ( 1995 ). The Spatial Diffusion of Fertility: A Cross-Sectional Analysis of Counties in the American South, 1940 . American...
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Demography (2000) 37 (1): 83–94.
Published: 01 February 2000
...- ate analyses, however, pregnancy intention was unrelated to measures of child development. Baydar did find that the availability of developmental resources was associated with cognitive development, and concluded that developmental resources mediated effects of pregnancy intention on cogni- tive...
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Demography (2001) 38 (3): 437–447.
Published: 01 August 2001
... importance of these various contexts for developmental outcomes. Measurement is an overriding problem in global assess- ments of contextual effects; because of the many ways in which a context such as the family, a school, or peers may influence development, a dauntingly extensive set of mea- D *Greg J...
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Demography (2002) 39 (2): 369–392.
Published: 01 May 2002
.... , Siegel , L. , & Johnson , D. ( 1989 ). Home Environment and Cognitive Development in the First 3 Years of Life: A Collaborative Study Involving Six Sites and Three Ethnic Groups in North America . Developmental Psychology , 25 , 217 – 35 . 10.1037/0012-1649.25.2.217 Brooks-Gunn...
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Demography (1994) 31 (1): 33–63.
Published: 01 February 1994
...Paul J. Gertler; John W. Molyneaux Abstract This paper examines the contributions of family planning programs, economic development, and women’s status to Indonesian fertility decline from 1982 to 1987. Methodologically we unify seemingly conflicting demographic and economic frameworks...
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Demography (1994) 31 (2): nil1.
Published: 01 May 1994
... Development and Family Planning Programs Combined to Reduce Indonesian Fertility" 31(1):56-57. The correct equations and text should read as follows: = - (d~) X X X (10) On the basis of the empirical specifications in Equations (68), we evaluate these derivatives as functions of the estimated regression...
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Demography (1983) 20 (1): 27–43.
Published: 01 February 1983
...Norman L. Weatherby; Charles B. Nam; Larry W. Isaac Abstract We examine mortality at ages 50 and above in female populations of 38 countries and control for variation in quality of the mortality data. We find that economic development, economic distributional inequality, and basic primary health...
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Demography (1985) 22 (3): 327–352.
Published: 01 August 1985
...Lawrence A. Brown; John Paul Jones, III Abstract The ways in which migration and development have been linked in previous research in Third World settings are reviewed. Intercantonal migration in Costa Rica is analyzed, first in terms of a conventional model and then in terms of a paradigm...
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Demography (1985) 22 (3): 431–443.
Published: 01 August 1985
...J. Mayone Stycos; Hussein Abdel-Aziz Sayed; Roger Avery Abstract Previous rural surveys analyzing the impact of the Egyptian Population and Development Program on KAP variables (knowledge, attitudes, and practices of contraception) have produced mixed results. In 1982 a survey specifically designed...
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Demography (1986) 23 (2): 199–216.
Published: 01 May 1986
...Barbara Entwisle; William M. Mason; Albert I. Hermalin Abstract Using World Fertility Survey data for 15 developing countries, we estimate an equation in which the dependent variable—whether the respondent has ever used an efficient contraceptive method—depends on the respondent’s education...
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Demography (1990) 27 (3): 397–411.
Published: 01 August 1990
...Douglas L. Anderton; Richard E. Barrett Abstract Nearly all developed countries have experienced dramatic declines in the seasonality of demographic behavior over the last century. This article examines seasonal behavior in the population of Taiwan between 1906 and 1942, during Japanese colonial...
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Demography (1988) 25 (4): 581–595.
Published: 01 November 1988
...Julie DaVanzo Abstract Household data from Malaysia are used to assess the roles of a number of mortality correlates in explaining the inverse relationship between the infant mortality rate (IMR) and socioeconomic development. Increases in mothers’ education and improvements in water and sanitation...
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Demography (1990) 27 (1): 97–109.
Published: 01 February 1990
...Nazli Baydar; Michael J. White; Charles Simkins; Ozer Babakol Abstract State planning plays a central role in Malaysia’s social and economic development. The government’s rural development policies are designed to promote agricultural incomes and help counterbalance ethnic inequalities. The Federal...
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Demography (1987) 24 (4): 497–516.
Published: 01 November 1987
...Lawrence A. Brown; Andrew R. Goetz 12 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1987 1987 Educational Attainment Urban Center Population Pressure Development Context Socioeconomic Structure References Adelman , I. , & Morris , C. T. ( 1971 ). Society...
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Demography (1987) 24 (4): 531–551.
Published: 01 November 1987
...Dudley L. Poston, Jr.; Baochang Gu 12 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1987 1987 Family Planning Total Fertility Rate Development Index Socioeconomic Development Fertility Decline References Alker , H. R. ( 1969 ). A typology of ecological fallacies...
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Demography (2005) 42 (2): 275–299.
Published: 01 May 2005
...Emily Hannum Abstract Two theoretical perspectives have dominated debates about the impact of development on gender stratification: modernization theory, which argues that gender inequalities decline with economic growth, and the “women in development” perspective, which argues that development may...
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Demography (1971) 8 (3): 319–330.
Published: 01 August 1971
...Barbara S. Janowitz Abstract Recent studies by Adelman and by Friedlander and Silver, which have investigated whether regression equations derived from cross-section data can be used to predict the impact of socioeconomic development on changing levels of fertility, are reviewed critically...