Publications

Social change and the family: comparative perspectives from the West, China, and South Asia

Introduction / J. Mayone Stycos — The social sciences and the population problem / Samuel H. Preston — The fertility transition : Europe and the Third World compared / Susan Cotts Watkins — Migration and social structure : analytic issues and comparative perspectives in developing nations / Calvin Goldscheider — Proximate determinants of fertility and mortality / Jane Menken — The impact of women's social position on fertility in developing countries / Karen Oppenheim Mason — Social change and the family : comparative perspectives from the West, China, and South Asia / Arland Thornton and Thomas E. Fricke — The location of ethnic and racial groups in the United States / Stanley Lieberson and Mary C. Waters — Analyzing birth intervals : implications for demographic theory and data collection / Ronald R. Rindfuss, James A. Palmore, and Larry L. Bumpass.