Volume 56 - Number 3 - Fall 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.

56:30770 Benjamin, Bernard. Population statistics: a review of U.K. sources. ISBN 0-566-05731-X. LC 88-16944. 1989. xi, 355 pp. Gower: Aldershot, England. In Eng.
This is a directory of population information for the United Kingdom. Sources of statistics for fertility, mortality, marriage and divorce, health and morbidity, migration, population size, and population projection are included. The directory also contains sources of data concerning abortion, stillbirth, perinatal mortality, and infant mortality. Government publications, including censuses, sample surveys, the national system of registration, and other published sources are listed.
Correspondence: Gower Publishing, Gower House, Croft Road, Aldershot, Hants GU11 3HR, England. Location: Princeton University Library (SPR).

56:30771 Institute of Developing Economies (Tokyo, Japan). Catalogue of statistical materials of developing countries, 1989. 1990. xxxxiv, 607 pp. Tokyo, Japan. In Eng.
"This...thirteenth and enlarged edition...provides a comprehensive list of statistics and statistic-related materials which are in the possession of the Statistical Research Department of the Institute of Developing Economies [in Tokyo, Japan] as of the end of November 1989. The Catalogue covers population, production, labor, wage, employment, services, financial activities, international trade, as well as social statistics in Asian, Middle Eastern, African, and Latin American countries. It contains 9,488 titles and 83,617 volumes collected from 129 countries." Each citation provides information on place of publication, publisher, title, volume or series number, and call number. Appendixes include listings of publications from international organizations and statistical institutions in developed countries and a directory of statistical institutions in developing countries.
Correspondence: Institute of Developing Economies, 42 Ichigaya-hommura-cho, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 162, Japan. Location: Princeton University Library (SPR).

56:30772 Mills, Dennis; Pearce, Carol. People and places in the Victorian census: a review and bibliography of publications based substantially on the manuscript Census Enumerators' Books, 1841-1911. Historical Geography Research Series, No. 23, ISBN 1-870074-05-X. Nov 1989. ii, 144 pp. Cambridge Group for the History of Population and Social Structure: Cambridge, England. In Eng.
This is an annotated bibliography of published research that has used as a source United Kingdom Census Enumerators' Books from the nineteenth century. There are over 400 entries listed alphabetically by author's name and indexed by county. Information is provided on publication, the particular census that was used, geographic location, and methodology.
Correspondence: Cambridge Group for the History of Population and Social Structure, 27 Trumpington Street, Cambridge CB2 1QA, England. Location: Princeton University Library (SPR).

56:30773 Shiel, Suzanne. Annotated bibliography of Canadian demography, 1983-1989. ISBN 0-7714-1184-7. 1990. i, 237 pp. University of Western Ontario, Population Studies Centre: London, Canada. In Eng.
This bibliography on Canadian population studies contains a collection of new annotations and a compilation of material issued annually since 1983. In conjunction with the original bibliography covering 1966-1982, it is a comprehensive guide to studies in this field from 1966 to the present. A subject index is provided.
For the original publication, published in 1984, see 51:10835.
Correspondence: University of Western Ontario, Population Studies Centre, London, Ontario N6A 5C2, Canada. Location: Princeton University Library (SPR).

56:30774 Thieme, Frank. Bibliography of demographic papers and short articles that appeared in social science and racial biology journals published in the former German Empire between 1900 and about 1945. [Bibliographie bevolkerungswissenschaftlicher Aufsatze und Kurzartikel im damaligen Deutschen Reich erschienener sozialwissenschaftlicher und erbbiologischer Fachzeitschriften zwischen 1900 und ca. 1945.] Materialien zur Bevolkerungswissenschaft, No. 63, 1990. xxiv, 186 pp. Bundesinstitut fur Bevolkerungsforschung: Wiesbaden, Germany, Federal Republic of. In Ger.
This unannotated bibliography includes 1,465 references to demographic articles published in German periodicals between 1900 and 1945. The citations are arranged alphabetically by author. An analysis by subject is also provided.
Correspondence: Bundesinstitut fur Bevolkerungsforschung, Gustav-Stresemann-Ring 6, Postfach 5528, 6200 Wiesbaden 1, Federal Republic of Germany. Location: Princeton University Library (SPR).


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