Volume 58 - Number 4 - Winter 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.

58:40794 American Statistical Association (Alexandria, Virginia). American Statistical Association, 1989 proceedings of the Social Statistics Section. [1989]. viii, 482 pp. Alexandria, Virginia. In Eng.
These are the papers presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Statistical Association, held in Washington, D.C., August 6-10, 1989, under the sponsorship of the Social Statistics Section. The papers are organized under 17 categories, including statistics on the changing American family; population estimates and projections; planning for future decennial censuses; measurement and data quality in panel surveys; and behavioral applications.
Selected items will be cited in this or subsequent issues of Population Index.
Correspondence: American Statistical Association, 1429 Duke Street, Alexandria, VA 22314-3402. Location: Princeton University Library (SPR).

58:40795 Barbieri, Magali. Report on the IUSSP seminar on measurement of maternal and child mortality, morbidity and health care: interdisciplinary approaches. IUSSP Paper, No. 32, 1992. 25 pp. International Union for the Scientific Study of Population [IUSSP]: Liege, Belgium. In Eng.
"This publication reports on the Seminar on The Measurement of Maternal and Child Mortality, Morbidity and Health sponsored by the IUSSP Committee on Population and Health and by the Centre for Applied Demography, Institute of Statistical Studies and Research, Cairo University. The Seminar was held in Cairo, Egypt, on November 4-7, 1991." Paper topics are discussed, and a list of authors and titles is provided in an appendix. The geographical scope covered by the seminar is worldwide.
Correspondence: International Union for the Scientific Study of Population, 34 rue des Augustins, 4000 Liege, Belgium. Location: Princeton University Library (SPR).

58:40796 New Zealand Demographic Society (Wellington, New Zealand). 1990, one thousand years of New Zealand population: heeding the past and planning for the future. ISBN 0-9597945-0-6. LC 90-216390. Nov 1989. i, 160 pp. Wellington, New Zealand. In Eng.
These are the proceedings of the conference of the New Zealand Demographic Society, held May 23-24, 1989, in Hamilton, New Zealand. The 22 papers are organized under six main topics: Maori population perspectives, historical demography, current population issues, the demographic implications of local and regional government restructuring, the future population and implications for planning and restructuring, and the future of demographic study.
Correspondence: Secretary, New Zealand Demographic Society, P.O. Box 225, Wellington, New Zealand. Location: Princeton University Library (SPR).

58:40797 Population Association of Nigeria [PAN] (Ibadan, Nigeria). Population information, education and communication: proceedings No. 8 of the 1990 conference held at the Nigerian Defence Academy, Kaduna. ISBN 978-31077-6-3. 1991. xxiii, 303 pp. Ibadan, Nigeria. In Eng.
These are the proceedings of a conference held in 1990 in Kaduna, Nigeria, on population information, education, and communication. The 29 papers examine these issues in the Nigerian context. Several of the papers discuss aspects of family planning activities and population policy development in the country.
Correspondence: Population Association of Nigeria, Population Research Unit, NISER, P.M.B. 5, University Post Office, Ibadan, Nigeria. Location: New York Public Library.

58:40798 Wagner, Gert; Ott, Notburga; Hoffmann-Nowotny, Hans-Joachim. Demographic change in family formation and employment: proceedings of the twenty-third working meeting of the German Society for Demography, February 28-March 3, 1989, in Bad Homburg. [Familienbildung und Erwerbstatigkeit im demographischen Wandel: Proceedings der 23. Arbeitstagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft fur Bevolkerungswissenschaft am 28. Februar-3. Marz 1989 in Bad Homburg v.d.H.] Studies in Contemporary Economics, ISBN 3-540-51811-8. 1989. 337 pp. Springer-Verlag: New York, New York/Berlin, Germany, Federal Republic of. In Ger.
This publication contains 19 papers from a conference of the German Society for Demography, held in Bad Homburg, West Germany, in 1989. The papers focus on demographic changes in family formation and employment, particularly female employment. Sections are included on the methodological basis of demographic microanalysis, women's risks and family decisions, household production and networks, and social and employment policy options.
Correspondence: Springer-Verlag, Heidelberger Platz 3, D-1000 Berlin 33, Germany. Location: Columbia University Library, New York, NY.


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