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Historical Demography and Agrarian Regimes: Understanding Southern Indian Fertility, 1881-1981

By: Ravindran Gopinath; Foreword By Tim Dyson

Price: $15.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Orient BlackSwan: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033057

ISBN: 8125038620

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 265 with maps. View more info

A Population History of India: From the First Modern People to the Present Day

By: Tim Dyson

Price: $25.25

Publisher: New Delhi, Oxford University Press: 2018

Seller ID: 1202636

ISBN: 0198841701

Condition: New


Description A Population History of India provides an account of the size and characteristics of India's population stretching from when hunter-gatherer homo sapiens first arrived in the country - very roughly seventy thousand years ago - until the modern day. It is a period during which the population grew from just a handful of people to reach almost 1.4 billion, and a time when the fact of death had a huge influence on the nature of life. This book considers the millennia that were characterized by hunting and gathering, the Indus valley civilization, the opening-up of the Ganges river bas... View more info

Population And Development : The Demographic Transition

By: Tim Dyson

Price: $35.15

Publisher: New Delhi, Rawat Publications: 2011

Seller ID: 702004

ISBN: 8131604144

Condition: New


The demographic transition and its related effects of population growth, fertility decline and ageing populations are fraught with problems and controversy. When discussed in relation to the global south and the modern project of development, the questions and answers become more problematic. Population and Development expertly guides the reader through the demographic transition’s origins in the Enlightenment and Europe, through to the rest of the world. Whilst the phenomenon continues to cause unsustainable population growth with disastrous economic and environmental implications, the auth... View more info