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Culture & population change

Irene Tinker

Culture & population change

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Published by American Association for the Advancement of Science in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Population.,
  • Demography.,
  • Human ecology.,
  • Demography,
  • Population.,
  • Culture.

  • Edition Notes

    A document from the Office of International Science, AAAS, prepared under the direction of its Advisory Committee on Cultural Factors in Population Programs.

    StatementIrene Tinker [et al.]
    ContributionsAmerican Association for the Advancement of Science. Advisory Committee on Cultural Factors in Population Programs
    The Physical Object
    Pagination79 p.
    Number of Pages79
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21924991M


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