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Population policy in western Europe

responses to low fertility in France, Sweden, and West Germany

by C. Alison McIntosh

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Published by M.E. Sharpe in Armonk, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Europe,
  • Europe.
    • Subjects:
    • Fertility, Human -- Europe.,
    • Europe -- Population policy.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementC. Alison McIntosh.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHB3581 .M37 1983
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 286 p. :
      Number of Pages286
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3486276M
      ISBN 100873322266
      LC Control Number82005840

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Population Policy in Western Europe 1st Edition by C. Alison Mcintosh (Author) ISBN Cited by: Population Policy in Western Europe: 1st Edition (Hardback us. The contents of the European population policy are measures aimed at mitigating and, if possible, eliminating problems by adapting the size and age structure of the population.

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[C Alison McIntosh]. Population policy in Western Europe. Livi-Bacci M. Abstract Policies concerning procreation and fertility are considered first.

In Western Europe there are countries which fully recognize and implement the personal rights of the individual to plan and space the number of children, as well as others denying these by: 8.

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(A) The population is spread out fairly evenly across the country. (B) Population is more concentrated in the southern part of the country.

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