Harvard University,  FAS
Spring 1998

History 1861

The History of Demographic Transition in the Middle East

Philippe Fargues

Catalog Number: 7209
Half course (spring term).
M., W., (F.), at 11.

An examination of population dynamics in the Middle East and North Africa from the beginings of demographic transition to the present. The formation and reproduction of the family , health, and the distribution of population will be studied from the angles of global and differential dynamics. Will also focus on the construction of scientific knowledge on population issues in the region and its historical context.

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