Volume 58 - Number 1 - Spring 1992

P. Professional Meetings and Conferences

Proceedings of professional meetings of general demographic concern, except for proceedings coded under the specific topic discussed and cross-referenced to this heading. Items about conferences are also classified under this heading.

58:10756 Asociacion Demografica Costarricense (San Jose, Costa Rica); Costa Rica. Caja Costarricense de Seguro Social (San Jose, Costa Rica); Costa Rica. Direccion General de Estadistica y Censos (San Jose, Costa Rica). Ninth National Seminar on Demography: documents. [9o Seminario Nacional de Demografia: documentos.] [1988?]. [264] pp. San Jose, Costa Rica. In Spa.
These are the proceedings of a seminar on the demography of Costa Rica, held in San Jose in July 1987. Papers are included on labor force trends, international migration, maternal and child health, family characteristics, fertility and female employment, female sterilization, sexual behavior and contraception among young people in Latin America, sexual behavior among adolescents in Costa Rica, the needs of the aged, and the elderly and health in rural areas.
For the eighth seminar in this series, published in 1986, see 55:10770.
Correspondence: Direccion General de Estadistica y Censos, Apartado 10216, San Jose, Costa Rica. Location: Princeton University Library (SPR).

58:10757 Cairo Demographic Centre (Cairo, Egypt). Studies in African and Asian Demography: CDC Annual Seminar, 1990. CDC Research Monograph Series, No. 20, 1991. 962 pp. Cairo, Egypt. In Eng.
This publication contains the papers presented at the Cairo Demographic Centre's 1990 annual seminar. The 29 papers are the product of the Centre's faculty, students, and visiting scholars, as well as of scholars working outside the Centre. They are organized under the subject headings of Egyptian demography--fertility, family planning, and health; other aspects of Egyptian demography; Arab demography; African demography; Asian demography; and methodological and general issues.
For the proceedings of the 1988 annual conference, see 57:40770.
Correspondence: Cairo Demographic Centre, 2 Lebanon Street, P.O. Box 73, Mohandiseen 12655, Cairo, Egypt. Location: Princeton University Library (SPR).

58:10758 Germany. Bundesinstitut fur Bevolkerungsforschung (Wiesbaden, Germany). Papers presented at the meeting of the German Society for Demography's working group on "Demography of Developing Countries," November 8-9, 1990, in Kiedrich. [Vortrage auf der Tagung des Arbeitskreises "Demographie der Entwicklungslander" der Deutschen Gesellschaft fur Bevolkerungswissenschaft am 8./9. November 1990 in Kiedrich.] Materialien zur Bevolkerungswissenschaft, No. 70, 1991. 54 pp. Wiesbaden, Germany. In Eng; Ger.
This publication contains three papers presented at a working group meeting on the demography of developing countries, held in Kiedrich, Germany, in November 1990. The first paper, written in German, deals with current population policy in the People's Republic of China. The other two papers, which are in English, focus on India's quest for population stabilization and on fertility decline in Mauritius.
Correspondence: Bundesinstitut fur Bevolkerungsforschung, Gustav-Stresemann-Ring 6, Postfach 5528, D-6200 Wiesbaden, Germany. Location: Princeton University Library (SPR).

58:10759 Hungary. Magyar Statisztikai Tarsasag. Demografiai Szakosztalya (Budapest, Hungary); Hungary. Magyar Tudomanyos Akademia. Demografiai Bizottsaga (Budapest, Hungary). Conference on population and population policy. [Nepesedes es nepesedespolitika tudomanyos konferencia.] Demografia, Vol. 34, No. 1-2, 1991. 1-295 pp. Budapest, Hungary. In Hun.
These are the proceedings of a conference on population and population policy held in Budapest, Hungary, September 26-27, 1991. The 21 papers presented here are divided into four sessions. Following the opening plenary on the general demographic situation in Hungary and the country's population policy, sessions were devoted to fertility and the family, morbidity and mortality, and spatial distribution and population policy. The primary geographical focus is on Hungary, but two papers are included on Ukraine.
Correspondence: Demografia, Veres Palne utca 10, Budapest V, Hungary. Location: Princeton University Library (SPR).

58:10760 Nordic Demographic Society (Oslo, Norway). The Ninth Nordic Demographic Symposium, April 1989, Gausdal, Norway. Scandinavian Population Studies, No. 9, ISBN 82-537-2864-6. 1989. 423 pp. Oslo, Norway. In Eng.
These are the proceedings of the Ninth Nordic Demographic Symposium, held in Gausdal, Norway, in April 1989. The publication contains either the full text or abstracts of 23 papers presented. The papers are grouped under the topics of the consequences of population stagnation or decline for social and regional development; labor force participation, education, and fertility over the life course; historical demography; changes in family and households; and demographic aspects of the AIDS/HIV epidemic.
Correspondence: Nordic Demographic Society, Central Bureau of Statistics, P.B. 8131 Dep, 0033 Oslo 1, Norway. Location: Princeton University Library (SPR).


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