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Author Scott, Susan, 1953-

Title Human demography and disease / Susan Scott and Christopher J. Duncan
Published Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1998


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Description xvi, 354 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Conversion table for imperial to metric units -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Tools for demography and epidemiology -- 3. Identification of population oscillations: a case study -- 4. Density-dependent control and feedback -- 5. Modelling the endogenous oscillations and predictions from time-series analysis -- 6. Cycles in the grain price series -- 7. Interactions of exogenous cycles: a case study -- 8. Mortality crises and the effects of the price of wool -- 9. Modelling epidemics for the demographer: the dynamics of smallpox in London -- 10. Non-linear modelling of the 2-yearly epidemics of smallpox: the genesis of chaos? -- 11. Measles and whooping cough in London -- 12. Integration of the dynamics of infectious diseases with the demography of London -- 13. Smallpox in rural towns in England in the 17th and 18th centuries -- 14. Infectious diseases in England and Wales in the 19th century -- 15. Prospectives - towards a metapopulation study
Analysis Epidemias Inglaterra Historia
Epidemiología Inglaterra Historia
Población Inglaterra Historia
Población Inglaterra Modelos matemáticos
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 335-347) and index
Notes Online version of the print title
Mode of access: World Wide Web
System requirements: Internet connectivity, World Wide Web browser, and Adobe Acrobat reader
Subject Biological models.
Epidemics -- England -- History.
Epidemiology -- England -- History.
Epidemiology -- England -- Mathematical models.
Epidemiology -- England, North West -- History.
Epidemics -- England, North West -- History.
Epidemiology -- England, North West -- Mathematical models.
Famines -- England, North West -- History.
Famines -- England -- History.
Malnutrition -- England -- History.
Malnutrition -- England, North West -- History.
Disease Outbreaks -- history.
Epidemiology -- history.
Models, Biological.
Disease Outbreaks -- history.
Epidemiology -- history.
Models, Biological.
England -- Population -- History.
England -- Population -- Mathematical models.
England, North West -- Population -- History.
England, North West -- Population -- Mathematical models.
Author Duncan, C. J. (Christopher John)
LC no. 97041912
ISBN 052162052X (hb)