Author:P.K. Majumdar

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India's Demography : Changing Demographic Scenario in India

By: P.K. Majumdar

Price: $61.25

Publisher: New Delhi, Rawat Publications: 2013

Seller ID: 701743

ISBN: 8131605698

Condition: New


Tracing the history of population growth in India vis-à-vis the world since pre-census years the author, in this book, has shown how population growth in India and elsewhere is overwhelmingly linked to death rates mostly caused by epidemics and famines that visited the country almost regularly. Once these came under some control along with the arrival of preventive medicines and improved health care facilities, death rate plummeted rapidly resulting in faster growth of population. The book appreciates how control of birth rate and arresting IMR and child mortality became the top priority of t... View more info

Fundamentals of Demography

By: P.K. Majumdar

Price: $51.25

Publisher: New Delhi, Rawat Publications: 2010

Seller ID: 701771

ISBN: 8131603717

Condition: New


Written in a straightforward and lucid style, the book is an ideal text for undergraduate and graduate students as well as the odd amateur readers taking their first course in demography. While providing sufficient depth and analytical rigour for use in graduate courses on population dynamics, the book aims at helping students to understand and comprehend the basic tenets of demography with self-explanatory examples and illustrations. This book provides a solid introduction to all the hallmark subjects, methodologies, and debates covered in standard courses on population. Featuring a cross-dis... View more info