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Figuring the population bomb : gender and demography in the mid-twentieth century / Carole R. McCann.

Author:
McCann, Carole R. (Carole Ruth), 1955- [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • Seattle : University of Washington Press, [2017]
  • ©2017
Description:
xi, 314 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series:
Feminist technosciences
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-298) and index.
Contents:
Acknowledgments -- Matters of vital importance : demography and the mid-twentieth-century population imaginary -- Rereading Malthus : population and masculine modernity -- Narratives of exclusion, mechanisms of inclusion : demographic boundary work -- Remaking Malthusian couplings for the contraceptive age -- Demographic transitions and modern masculinities -- "Second sight" and "fictitious accuracy to the numbers" -- Conclusion: demographic convictions and sound knowledge.
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
History.
ISBN:
  • 9780295999098 ((hardcover ; : alk. paper))
  • 0295999098 ((hardcover ; : alk. paper))
  • 9780295999104 ((pbk. ; : alk. paper))
  • 0295999101 ((pbk. ; : alk. paper))
LCCN:
2016014273
OCLC:
946461757
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