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Demography (1973) 10 (4): 659–660.
Published: 01 November 1973
...Thomas J. Espenshade 27 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1973 1973 Percent Level Seventeenth Century Historical Demography Plausible Reason Regression Computer References Eversley , D. E. C. ( 1966 ). Appendix B . In D. E. C. Eversley , Peter...
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Demography (1972) 9 (3): 511–514.
Published: 01 August 1972
...George V. Zito Abstract A least-squares analysis of the various estimates of the population of London during the seventeenth century discloses the probable degree of error in the work of William Petty and other early demographers. A new “average” population is calculated and the regression equation...
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Demography (2021) 58 (1): 111–135.
Published: 01 February 2021
... and the heterogeneity in life expectancy gains among scholars in the Holy Roman Empire. The large sample size, well-defined entry into the risk group, and heterogeneity in social status are among the key advantages of the new database. After recovering from a severe mortality crisis in the seventeenth century, life...
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Demography (1993) 30 (3): 405–423.
Published: 01 August 1993
...S. R. Duncan; Susan Scott; C. J. Duncan Abstract Time-series analysis, a valuable tool in studying population dynamics, has been used to determine the periodicity of smallpox epidemics during the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries in two contrasting representative situations: 1) London, a large...
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Demography (2020) 57 (3): 1171–1192.
Published: 09 June 2020
... from the 1700s onward (Drake 1969 ; Henry and Blayo 1975 ; Tölfræðihandbók 1984 ); and various other countries have at least local demographic time series that shed light on population development during the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries (see, e.g., Durand 1977 ; Glass and Eversley 1965...
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Demography (2013) 50 (1): 311–332.
Published: 20 September 2012
... and rural wage data but adjusts for the relative population proportions. 6 The indexed series used in Federico and Malanima ( 2004 ) presents the most accurate measure of living standards in the region. Other sources of economic welfare are consistent with this. By the seventeenth century...
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Demography (1992) 29 (4): 487–502.
Published: 01 November 1992
... a particular number of children in the seventeenth century in France and the eighteenth century in England. We begin with moral and medical treatises of the fifteenth or sixteenth centuries. In the scholastic style used by many writers of the past, a question is asked, often as the title of a chapter, and pro...
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Demography (1991) 28 (4): 535–548.
Published: 01 November 1991
... , Mitchison , Rosalind , & Smout , Christopher ( 1977 ). Scottish Population History from the Seventeenth Century to the 1930s . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press . Great Britain. 1902. Census of Ireland (General Report, with Illustrative Maps and Diagrams) . Command No. 1190. London...
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Demography (1967) 4 (1): 196–209.
Published: 01 March 1967
... the Seventeenth Century,” The Jewish Journal of Sociology , IV (December, 1962), 184, Table 13; “Dutch Jewry: A Demographic Analysis,” The Jewish Journal of Sociology , III (December, 1961), 195–243. 22 Engelman Uriah Z. ( 1960 ). Sources of Jewish Statistics . In Louis Finkelstein (Ed...
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Demography (1977) 14 (4): 539–548.
Published: 01 November 1977
..., and without Malthusian warnings being trans- lated into widespread catastrophes (again, with the notable exception of Ireland and, perhaps, the Bengal famines; but then it is not discussed in these papers whether the cultural environments of seventeenth cen- tury Saxony, eighteenth century Japan, nineteenth...
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Demography (1984) 21 (3): 271–295.
Published: 01 August 1984
... remains, how effective was this vaccination and how did the population respond? Despite the apparent secondary im- portance of smallpox as a source of sixteenth and early seventeenth century European epidemics (Forbes, 1979; Preston and van de Walle, 1978), it clear- ly emerged as a major cause...
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Demography (2020) 57 (3): 1145–1170.
Published: 04 May 2020
... from the seventeenth century may correspond to such a smooth transition. In Germany, the post-Malthusian era from the 1810s to the 1870s was characterized by strong population growth and roughly constant real wages, which suggests a positive correlation between population and the level of technology...
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Demography (2019) 56 (2): 665–677.
Published: 18 January 2019
... continuously updated information on vital status (i.e., whether dead, emigrated, disappeared, and so on), place of residence, and spouses (Pedersen 2011 ). The Church of Sweden has kept local registers of their parish members since the seventeenth century, but following national coverage and computerization...
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Demography (2012) 49 (4): 1231–1257.
Published: 28 August 2012
... of advanced maternal age on offspring health are potentially large. Bell ( 1918 ) analyzed the descendants of William Hyde, an early settler in Connecticut in the seventeenth century, and found that those born to mothers aged 40 and older had 10.6 years shorter life expectancy than those born to mothers...
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Demography (2015) 52 (2): 667–703.
Published: 02 April 2015
...) Many population registers of Tokugawa Japan noted whenever a villager entered an employment contract, often outside the village. In the late seventeenth century, contracts often had long durations in Japan’s Deep East, with 10-year indentures no rarity. In the early eighteenth century, one or two years...
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Demography (1992) 29 (4): 581–594.
Published: 01 November 1992
... and child mortality appears to decline more drastically, and mortality in the older ages rises less drastically. Since the early seventeenth century, the European intellectual community recognized that an unusual amount of hardship attended the settlement of an underdeveloped region (Chinard 1947; Curtin...
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Demography (1968) 5 (1): 410–421.
Published: 01 March 1968
... census f1gures are from Un1ted States Bureau of the Census, Seventeenth Census of the United states: 1950; PES (in census) figures are furnished by the United States Bureau of the CensuS1i'B'Sed on unpublished tabulations of the 1950 PES; PES figures are from United States Bureau of the Census, flThe...
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Demography (2006) 43 (4): 727–746.
Published: 01 November 2006
... records on births, marriages, and deaths for the period from the mid-seventeenth century up to 1894. Because the parish records were updated by the clergy on a daily, or at least weekly, basis, we have continuous time information on these events. The database contains all individuals born in or migrated...
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Demography (1968) 5 (1): 138–157.
Published: 01 March 1968
... paragraph, the shift to contraception in Western societies would seem less surprising, though no less sig- nificant in terms of fertility change. Had modern contraceptive paraphernalia been available in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, the unique European pattern of marriage probably would not have...
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Demography (1966) 3 (1): 47–57.
Published: 01 March 1966
... is the difficulty of the intervening ob- stacles. To tunnel under the Berlin Wall is a hazardous task not to be undertaken lightly; nor was sea passage to the Amer- icas in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries. The removal of immigration re- strictions within the Common Market countries has been accompanied...