The book that follows is an experiment in the teaching of population theory and analysis. A sequence of problems where each is a self-contained puzzle, and the successful solution of each which puts the student in a position to tackle the next, is a means of securing the active participation of the learner and so the mastery of a technical subject. How far our questions are the exciting puzzles at which we aimed, and how far the sequence constitutes a rounded course in demography, must be left to the user to judge. One test ...

Demography Through Problems 2010, Springer-Verlag New York Inc., New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9781441928177


Demography Through Problems 1984, Springer, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780387908366

1984 edition