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Population and society 1750-1940
 — contrasts in population growth
Author(s)N L Tranter
PublisherLongman, London, 1985
Pages230 pp (Themes in British social history)
KeywordsPopulation ; Demography ; Histories.
AnnotationThe effects of demographic change since the mid 18th century in the different countries of the British Isles are considered. Among topics explored are the viability of the main source materials (e.g. parish registers) and methods of analysis; the "population revolution" of the late 18th and early 19th centuries; the decline in mortality; migration and emigration; the economy and population growth; and the social consequences of the main demographic trends. (RH).
Accession NumberCPA-930722110
ClassmarkS3: S8: 6A

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