Population & demography

    Ageing and Globalisation

    By Martin Hyde

    Paperback £23.70

    This book provides, for the first time, an accessible overview of how population ageing and globalisation - two of the most radical social transformations that have occurred - interact.

    Introduction to Population Geographies

    By Holly Barcus

    Paperback £30.47

    An Introduction to Population Geographies provides a foundation to the incredibly diverse, topical and interesting field of twenty-first-century population geography. It establishes the substantive concerns of the subdiscipline, acknowledges the sheer diversity of its approaches, key concepts and theories and engages with the resulting major areas of academic debate that...

    Population and Society

    By Leon F. Bouvier

    Hardback Save £7.61 = £57.38

    Ideal for undergraduate or graduate students taking a first course in demography, Population and Society is sociologically oriented yet stresses the individual's role in population decision-making, and draws on compelling international data. This significantly revised edition includes four new chapters, covering topics such as race and sexuality.

    Concise History of World Population

    By Massimo Livi Bacci

    Paperback Save £0.99 = £22.00

    The latest edition of this classic text has been updated to reflect current trends and implications for future demographic developments. The areas of Africa, international migration and population and environment have been strengthened and statistical information has been updated throughout.

    Population Geography: Tools and Issues

    By K. Bruce Newbold

    Paperback £44.92

    This text provides a comprehensive introduction to population geography, grounding students in the tools and techniques that are commonly used to describe and understand population concepts. Arguing that an understanding of population is essential to prepare for the future, Newbold provides undergraduates with a thorough grasp of the field.

    Great Leveler

    By Walter Scheidel

    Hardback Save £8.34 = £18.66

    "Are mass violence and catastrophes the only forces that can seriously decrease economic inequality? To judge by thousands of years of history, the answer is yes. Tracing the global history of inequality from the Stone Age to today, Walter Scheidel shows that inequality never dies peacefully. Inequality declines when carnage...

    The New Social Mobility: How the Politicians Got it Wrong

    By Geoff Payne

    Paperback Save £1.14 = £22.85

    Geoff Payne considers a wide range of dimensions of mobility and life chances to assess the causes and consequences of mobility as social and political processes and challenges well-established opinions of politicians, pressure groups, the press, academics and the public.

    Population and Society

    By Leon F. Bouvier

    Paperback Save £4.51 = £40.48

    Ideal for undergraduate or graduate students taking a first course in demography, Population and Society is sociologically oriented yet stresses the individual's role in population decision-making, and draws on compelling international data. This significantly revised edition includes four new chapters, covering topics such as race and sexuality.

    Mini-India: The Politics of Migration and Subalternity in the Andaman Islands

    By Philipp Zehmisch

    Hardback Save £1.98 = £35.01

    This book fills a gap in the under-represented scholarship on the migrant and settler society of the Andaman Islands. The study focusses on how marginalised people from criminalised, low-class, low-caste, landless, refugee, repatriated, and Adivasi backgrounds have come to form a cosmopolitan, overseas conglomerate of communities-a Mini-India that incorporates the...

    Handbook of the Economics of Population Aging: Volume 1A-1B

    Hardback Save £16.54 = £78.46

    Handbook of the Economics of Population Aging, Volume 1B provides the economic literature on aging and associated subjects, presenting comprehensive portraits of both social and theoretical issues. As the second of two volumes in this series on the economics of population aging, it continues the discussion, delving deeper into topics...

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