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Population research, policy, and related studies in Puerto Rico

Kent C. Earnhardt

Population research, policy, and related studies in Puerto Rico

an inventory

by Kent C. Earnhardt

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Published by Editorial de la Universidad de Puerto Rico in Río Piedras, P.R .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Puerto Rico
    • Subjects:
    • Population research -- Puerto Rico -- Bibliography.,
    • Puerto Rico -- Population -- Bibliography.,
    • Puerto Rico -- Population policy -- Bibliography.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementKent C. Earnhardt.
      SeriesPlanning series ;, S-6, Planning series (Río Piedras, P.R.) ;, S-6.
      ContributionsUniversity of Puerto Rico (Río Piedras Campus). Graduate School of Planning.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ7164.D3 E34 1984, HB3555 E34 1984
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 132 p. ;
      Number of Pages132
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4548217M
      ISBN 100847724476
      LC Control Number77016466
      OCLC/WorldCa3415210

      Paolo Valente, in International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences (Second Edition), Abstract. The population census is the official counting of a population in the territory of a country and the collection of information on selected demographic and socioeconomic characteristics of the population. Almost all countries conduct a population . The Kellogg Institute for International Studies, part of the University of Notre Dame’s new Keough School of Global Affairs, is an interdisciplinary community of scholars that promotes research, provides educational opportunities, and builds linkages related to .

      Doctoral field research in Puerto Rico led to his frequently cited and reproduced book, “Family and Fertility in Puerto Rico: A Study of the Lower Income Group” (). Later books included “The Family and Population Control: A Puerto Rican Experiment in Social Change” (), written with Kurt Back and Reuben Hill. This series of publications analyses the organisation and performance of health systems, and factors explaining performance variations. Studies are conducted on such topics as co-ordination of care, pharmaceutical pricing, long-term care and disability, health workforce and international migration of health workers, information and communications technologies in health care, and .

      The USGS Alaska Science Center leads long–term research on polar bears to inform local, state, national and international policy makers regarding conservation of the species and its habitat. Our studies, ongoing since , are focused on population dynamics, health and energetics, distribution and movements, maternal denning, and methods. In a report from the Center for Puerto Rican Studies at the City University of New York, Puerto Rico is estimated to lose about 14 percent of its population by 1.


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