Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books 1 - 10 of about 45 related to Aging in Sub-Saharan Africa:: Recommendations for Furthering Research.   

The Continuing Epidemiological Transition in Sub-Saharan Africa:: A Workshop ...

Committee on Population, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, National Research Council - Social Science - 2012 - 37 pages
Among the poorest and least developed regions in the world, sub-Saharan Africa has long faced a heavy burden of disease, with malaria, tuberculosis, and, more recently, HIV ...
Limited preview - About this book

Demography of Aging

Committee on Population, National Research Council, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, Commission on Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education - Social Science - 1994 - 424 pages
As the United States and the rest of the world face the unprecedented challenge of aging populations, this volume draws together for the first time state-of-the-art work from ...
Limited preview - About this book

New Directions in the Sociology of Aging

Panel on New Directions in Social Demography, Social Epidemiology, and the Sociology of Aging, Committee on Population - Social Science - 2013 - 318 pages
The aging of the population of the United States is occurring at a time of major economic and social changes. These economic changes include consideration of increases in the ...
Limited preview - About this book

Aging in Asia:: Findings from New and Emerging Data Initiatives

Panel on Policy Research and Data Needs to Meet the Challenge of Aging in Asia, Committee on Population, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education - Social Science - 2012 - 465 pages
The population of Asia is growing both larger and older. Demographically the most important continent on the world, Asia's population, currently estimated to be 4.2 billion, is ...
Limited preview - About this book

Demographic Change in Sub-Saharan Africa

Panel on the Population Dynamics of Sub-Saharan Africa, National Research Council, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, Commission on Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education - Social Science - 1993 - 396 pages
This overview includes chapters on child mortality, adult mortality, fertility, proximate determinants, marriage, internal migration, international migration, and the ...
Limited preview - About this book

Effects of Health Programs on Child Mortality in Sub-Saharan Africa

Working Group on the Effects of Child Survival and General Health Programs on Mortality, National Research Council, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, Commission on Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education - Medical - 1993 - 208 pages
This book examines the effects of health interventions on infant and child mortality. Discussions of levels and trends of infant and child mortality and causes of death provide ...
Limited preview - About this book

Demographic Effects of Economic Reversals in Sub-Saharan Africa

Working Group on Demographic Effects of Economic and Social Reversals, National Research Council, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, Commission on Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education - Social Science - 1993 - 208 pages
This book examines the effects of economic downturns in recent decades on first marriages, first and second births, and child mortality in Botswana, Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria ...
Limited preview - About this book

Factors Affecting Contraceptive Use in Sub-Saharan Africa

Working Group on Factors Affecting Contraceptive Use, National Research Council, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, Commission on Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education - Social Science - 1993 - 272 pages
This book discusses current trends in contraceptive use, socioeconomic and program variables that affect the demand for and supply of children, and the relationship of ...
Limited preview - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search