Sökning: "fertility transition"

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  1. 1. Vägen till den moderna familjen : Fruktsamhet i den växande industristaden Borås cirka 1830-1930 The path towards the modern family : Fertility in the expanding industrial town of Borås, circa 1830-1930

    Detta är en avhandling från Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Författare :Johannes Daun; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2016]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; demography; fertility; fertility transition; fertility control; family limitation; family formation; marriage; spacing; stopping; urbanization; migration; industrialization; textile industry; consumption; family reconstitution; 19th century; early 20th century; Sweden; Sjuhäradsbygden; Borås;

    Sammanfattning : .... LÄS MER

  2. 2. Den dolda transitionen : om ett demografiskt brytningsskede i det tidiga 1700-talets Sverige The Hidden Transition. A Demographic Long-term Change in Early 18th Century Sweden

    Detta är en avhandling från Göteborg : Göteborg University

    Författare :Daniel Larsson; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2006]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; history; Sweden; transition; crop failure; demography; 17th century; 18th century; nuptiality; mortality; fertility; diseases; parish register; Tabellverket; Great Northern War; demographic change; grain prices;

    Sammanfattning : Historical agricultural and economical research indicates that the extensive changes in society that occurred in Sweden (within agriculture, trade, landownership and production) at the end of Sweden's Time of Greatness in 1720 should have noticeably affected the living conditions of the population. A systematic study that compares the 17th and 18th century's demography has however still not been made. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Closing the gap applying health and socio-demographic surveillance to complex health transitions in South and sub-Saharan Africa

    Detta är en avhandling från Umeå : Folkhälsa och klinisk medicin

    Författare :Stephen M Tollman; Stig Wall; Demissie Habte; [2008]
    Nyckelord :MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; demographic surveillance system; health transition; mortality transition; fertility transition; health policy; primary health care; South Africa; MEDICINE Social medicine Public health medicine research areas Epidemiology; MEDICIN Socialmedicin Folkhälsomedicinska forskningsområden Epidemiologi;

    Sammanfattning : Background: The challenge of research in resource-poor settings remains a profound concern and is closely linked to African social development. Work of this thesis spans the end of apartheid and first decade of the democratic era in South Africa, along with emergence of the HIV/AIDS pandemic. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Shared practices social networks and fertility decline during the Swedish demographic transition, 1850-1950

    Detta är en avhandling från Umeå : Umeå University, Department of Historical, Philosophical and Religious Studies

    Författare :Johan Junkka; Sören Edvinsson; Angélique Janssens; [2018]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; historical demography; fertility transition; social interaction; social network; voluntary associations; historia; History;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis studies how social interactions influenced the fertility decline during the Swedish demographic transition between 1850 and 1950. This, to gain insights into how and why norms and values affected married couples' birth control practices, and how this shaped the fertility decline. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Bedroom Politics. How family policies affect women’s fertility and union formation decisions

    Detta är en avhandling från Umeå : Umeå University, Department of Historical, Philosophical and Religious Studies

    Författare :Andrej Kokkonen; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2011]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; family policy; fertility; marriage; cohabitation; divorce; union formation; union dissolution; new home economics; bargaining theory; second demographic transition;

    Sammanfattning : Most studies on policies’ effect on fertility depart from the assumption that fertility decisions are taken within unions, by partners who behave altruistically towards each other. This study argues that such a focus misses a fundamental fact: namely, that fertility decisions are closely interrelated with decisions about union formation and union dissolution. LÄS MER