International handbook of adult mortality / Richard G. Rogers, Eileen M. Crimmins, editors.

Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Dordrecht [Netherlands] ; New York : Springer, ©2011.
Description
xiv, 625 p. : maps, charts ; 27 cm.

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Series
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
  • Temporal and spatial trends associated with mortality
  • Sociodemographic, economic, behavioral, and psychological determinants of mortality
  • Biological risk factors
  • Contextual effects on mortality
  • Classification of causes of death
  • Mathematical and modeling approaches to mortality
  • Government policies designed to affect mortality
  • Conclusion.
Other title(s)
  • Handbook of adult mortality
  • Adult mortality
  • Mortality
ISBN
  • 9789048199952 ((alk. paper))
  • 9048199956 ((alk. paper))
LCCN
2011921117
OCLC
663950272
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