Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages 1-8
  2. Michael Anderson
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  11. Back Matter
    Pages 83-94

About this book


This book discusses recent developments in the historical demography of western Europe, 1750-1850. Professor Anderson looks at the considerable regional variation in population growth, while also considering the wider economic and social implications of population change. He also summarises and assesses the diverse body of literature on the subject for the student. '...a very fine summary.' Farley Grubb, University of Delaware


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Authors and affiliations

  • Michael Anderson
    • 1
  1. 1.University of EdinburghUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information The Economic History Society 1988
  • Publisher Name Palgrave, London
  • Print ISBN 978-0-333-34386-9
  • Online ISBN 978-1-349-06558-5
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