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Charles Hirschman
PB AF 599
Seattle Campus

Special Topics

Study and analysis of special topics in public affairs. Topics vary each quarter depending on curricular needs and interests of students and faculty.

Class description

TOPIC: DEMOGRAPHY AND ECOLOGY - This course is a graduate level introduction to the fields of social demography and human ecology, which covers selected topics, theories, and research exemplars in the field. Our primary focus in this course is the traditional core topics of population studies, including demographic transition theory, fertility, mortality, migration, and urbanization.

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The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Last Update by Blake N Cooper
Date: 01/20/2009