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Women's status and fertility in the Muslim world / edited by James Allman.

New York : Praeger Publishers, 1978.
ISBN 0030429269

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Other Authors Allman, James, 1943-
Subjects Familie.
Famille -- Dimension -- Moyen-Orient -- Cas, Études de.
Family size -- Middle East -- Case studies.
Family size.
Femmes -- Moyen-Orient -- Conditions sociales.
Fertility, Human -- Middle East.
Fertility, Human.
Fécondité humaine -- Moyen-Orient.
Middle East.
Muslim women.
Naher Osten.
Sociale status.
Women -- Middle East -- Social conditions.
Women -- Social conditions.
Description xlvii, 378 pages ; 24 cm
Copyright Date 1978.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 348-373).
Contents Introduction: Family life, women's status, and fertility : Middle East and North African perspectives / James Allman -- Part I. Changing fertility patterns -- The demographic transition in the Middle East and North Africa / James Allman -- Family planning and population policies in the Middle East and North Africa / International Planned Parenthood Federation -- Middle East and North Africa Region -- Socioeconomic determinants of differential fertility in Turkey / Serim Timur -- Rural-urban fertility differences and trends in Egypt, 1930-70 / Atef M. Khalifa -- Fertility trends and differentials in Kuwait / Allan G. Hill -- Fertility trends and differentials in Jordan / Hanna Rizk -- Fertility in Algeria : trends and differentials / Jacques Vallin -- Fertility declines in Tunisia : factors affecting recent trends / Mohamed Ayad and Yolande Jemai -- Part II. Changing family patterns and women's status -- Family structures and adaptations in the Iranian city of Isfahan / John Gulick and Margaret E. Gulick -- Parents' aspirations for children and family planning in Iran / Mary-Jo Delvecchio Good -- Determinants of family structure in Turkey / Serim Timur -- Demographic determinants of gender role structure : the case of age at marriage in Turkey / Greer Litton Fox -- Changing roles in five Beirut households / Cynthia L. Myntti -- Tunisian attitudes toward women and child rearing / Mark A. Tessler, Janet M. Rogers, Daniel R. Schneider-- The patriarch in the Moroccan family : myth or reality? / Fatima Mernissi -- Women and social change in urban North Yemen / Carla Makhlouf and Gerald J. Obermeyer.
Genre Aufsatzsammlung.
Case studies.
Geographic Area Middle East
Network Numbers (OCoLC)3843609
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