ERIC Number: ED444884
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Population Growth and Demographic Structure. Proceedings of the United Nations Expert Group Meeting on Population Growth and Demographic Structure (Paris, France, November 16-20, 1992).
United Nations, New York, NY. Dept. of Economic and Social Affairs.
This volume contains the report and recommendations of the United Nations-sponsored meeting on population growth and demographic structure which was held in Paris, November 1992. Materials in the volume can serve as useful tools for future research on the relations between population, environment, and development and further the work of the United Nations in those areas. The volume is in the following nine parts: (1) "Report and Recommendations of the Expert Group Meeting on Population Growth and Demographic Structure"; (2) "Population Growth and Socio-Economic Development"; (3) "Confronting Poverty in Developing Countries: Demographic, Social, and Economic Responses"; (4) "Demographic Impacts of Development Patterns"; (5) "Demographic and Health Transitions"; (6) "Population Growth, Employment and Education"; (7) "Social Changes and the Elderly in Developing Countries"; (8) "Social Development and Ageing in Developed Countries"; and (9) "Discussion Notes." Gathered under the nine parts are 23 chapters which represent individual papers. Extensive tables and figures accompany these materials and are listed for each separate chapter. (BT)
Descriptors: Aging (Individuals), Demography, Developed Nations, Developing Nations, Foreign Countries, Health, Higher Education, Physical Environment, Population Growth, Social Change, Social Science Research
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Publication Type: Books; Collected Works - Proceedings
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Authoring Institution: United Nations, New York, NY. Dept. of Economic and Social Affairs.