Volume 59 - Number 4 - Winter 1993

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.

59:40757 Hankinson, Richard. POPIN thesaurus: population multilingual thesaurus. 3rd ed. ISBN 2-910053-01-6. 1993. 263 pp. Population Information Network [POPIN]: New York, New York; Committee for International Cooperation in National Research in Demography [CICRED]: Paris, France. In Eng.
"This thesaurus provides a core terminology in the field of population and demography. Included in these subject areas are population characteristics, family and household, spatial distribution, labour force and employment, population policy, morbidity and mortality, nuptiality, fertility and family planning, migration, and population dynamics." Alphabetical, subject, and permuted arrangements of terms are provided; the alphabetical component lists descriptors in English, French, and Spanish. French- and Spanish-language versions are also available.
Correspondence: Committee for International Cooperation in National Research in Demography, 27 rue du Commandeur, 75675 Paris Cedex 14, France. Location: Princeton University Library (SPR).

59:40758 International Labour Office [ILO] (Geneva, Switzerland). Labour and population programme: an annotated bibliography. International Labour Bibliography, No. 11, ISBN 92-2-107748-9. 1991. ix, 209 pp. Geneva, Switzerland. In Eng.
"This document supersedes the fifth Bibliography of ILO Population and Labour Policies Programme Publications issued in 1982. It includes about 500 of the Programme's major publications issued in the period 1972...to 1990....The bibliography is organised into four chapters: Population and Labour Publications; Series; Population and Family Welfare Education in the Worksetting; [and] Meetings, Seminars and Workshop Reports. References are arranged alphabetically by author's name."
Correspondence: International Labour Office, 1211 Geneva, Switzerland. Location: Princeton University Library (IR).

59:40759 Madagascar. Ministere de la Recherche Scientifique et Technique (Antananarivo, Madagascar); John Snow. Family Planning Service Expansion and Technical Support [SEATS] (Arlington, Virginia). A bibliographic inventory on mother and child, family planning, maternal and child health, nutrition, and demography in Madagascar. [Inventaire bibliographique sur la femme et l'enfant, planification familiale, sante maternelle et infantile, nutrition, demographie a Madagascar.] Aug 1992. 509 pp. Arlington, Virginia. In Fre.
This is an annotated bibliography covering a selection of topics related to family planning in Madagascar. It includes works published over the past 20 years on population policy, demography, family planning, fertility, women's status, maternal and child health, and nutrition. A keyword index and a geographical index are included.
Correspondence: SEATS Project, JSI/Washington, 1616 North Fort Myer Drive, 11th Floor, Arlington, VA 22209. Location: Princeton University Library (SPR).

59:40760 Shiel, Suzanne. Guidebook to Canadian population studies and statistics. ISBN 0-7714-1534-6. 1993. 112 pp. University of Western Ontario, Population Studies Centre: London, Canada. In Eng.
The purpose of this book "is to present profiles of the many existing information resources about Canada's population, evaluating each one and guiding readers in its usefulness in finding and interpreting population information....[It] covers all types of reference tools (indexes, guides, bibliographies) from all sources of publication (government, journals, commercial publications, non-print). Included are historical as well as current reference tools...." Author and subject indexes are provided.
Correspondence: University of Western Ontario, Population Studies Centre, Room 3227, Social Science Centre, London, Ontario N6A 5C2, Canada. Location: Princeton University Library (SPR).


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