Volume 56 - Number 2 - Summer 1990

Q. Bibliographies, Directories, & Other Information Services

Bibliographies, catalogs, dictionaries, directories, thesauri, and other information services of general demographic concern, except for those bibliographies coded under the specific topic discussed and cross-referenced to this heading.

56:20719 Dayer, M. G.; Niyungeko, L.; Murara, J. A bibliographic guide to the socioeconomic aspects of population: with particular reference to Burundi. [Guide bibliographique sur les aspects socio-economiques de la population: avec une reference particuliere au Burundi.] LC 87-981479. [1987]. 355 pp. Centre Universitaire de Recherche pour le Developpement Economique et Social [CURDES]: Bujumbura, Burundi. In Fre.
This is a bibliography on population problems in Burundi, with a focus on population policy and the relationship between population and development. Short abstracts are included for the items located in Burundi. An author index is provided.
Correspondence: CURDES, B.P. 1049, Bujumbura, Burundi. Location: U.S. Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

56:20720 United States. National Institute of Child Health and Human Development [NICHD]. Office of Planning and Evaluation (Bethesda, Maryland); United States. National Institute of Child Health and Human Development [NICHD]. Center for Population Research (Bethesda, Maryland); United States. Interagency Committee on Population Research (Washington, D.C.). Population sciences: inventory and analysis of federal population research, fiscal year 1988. [1990]. iii, 212 pp. U.S. National Institutes of Health [NIH]: Bethesda, Maryland. In Eng.
This report lists population research projects supported by the U.S. federal government, together with an index of investigators, a list of projects started in 1988, and an overall analysis of trends in government-supported population research. "The scope of the Inventory encompasses a broad spectrum of research in the biological, medical, social and behavioral sciences and covers all projects--grants and contracts, intramural and extramural--in which population research constitutes a major substantive category, classified according to the principal focus of the research."
Correspondence: Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Population Affairs, Interagency Committee on Population Research, Humphrey Building, Room 736E, Washington, D.C. 20201. Location: Princeton University Library (SPR).

56:20721 Ye, Xiushu; Zhao, Shili; Greenhalgh, Susan. English-Chinese and Chinese-English glossary of demography. ISBN 7-5614-0077-2. 1989. 906 pp. Sichuan University Press: Sichuan, China. Distributed by Population Council, One Dag Hammarskjold Plaza, New York, NY 10017. In Eng; Chi.
This is an English-Chinese and Chinese-English glossary of demographic terms. Each language section is divided into four subject subsections, which are concerned with population theory and economic and social demography; techniques of demographic analysis; family planning, maternal and child health, and morbidity; and other topics. Appendixes are included on definitions of technical terms in demography, acronyms for organizations and programs related to population, and English and Chinese names of China's nationality groups. The Chinese terms are given in both Chinese characters and in pinyin transliteration.
Correspondence: Sichuan University Press, 29 Wangjianglu, Jiuyanqiao, Chengdu, Sichuan, China. Location: Princeton University Library (SPR).


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