ERIC Number: ED110389
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975-May
Reference Count: 0
Social Science Research on Population and Development.
Ford Foundation, New York, NY.
The papers in this volume are selected from the material prepared for a conference held on social science research on population and development. The general purpose of the meeting is to improve common understanding of the state of social science research on development problems and to identify new opportunities for international agencies to contribute more effectively to such research. The first set of papers is a series of essays, not previously published, on topics of direct relevance to the subjects discussed at the conference and the second set is a series of informal memoranda by participants in the meetings. The papers include Population-Related Choices and Development Strategy; Social Research and Program for Reducing Birth Rates; Population and Development: An Agenda for Policy-Oriented Research; Economic Research Priorities for Population Policy; The Present and Prospective State of Policy Approaches to Fertility; Some Thoughts on Organizational Models for Population Policy Research; Strategy for International Agencies; Population, Social Change, and Development; Interrelation of Population Policy and Aspects of Development; Social Science Research Needed for Population Policy; Interrelationship of Population Policy and Aspects of Development; and Social Research Needed. (Author/JR)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Rockefeller Foundation, New York, NY.; World Bank, Washington, DC.; International Development Research Centre, Ottawa (Ontario).; Agency for International Development (Dept. of State), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Ford Foundation, New York, NY.
Note: Papers presented at a conference at the Ford Foundation (New York, New York, October 29-30, 1974)