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Population Issues

An Interdisciplinary Focus (The Springer Series on Demographic Methods and Population Analysis)

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  • 166 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Springer .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Population & demography,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Netherlands,
  • Administration,
  • Demography,
  • Economics - General,
  • Business & Economics / Economics / General,
  • Business & Economics : Economics - General,
  • Medical : Administration,
  • Social Science / Demography,
  • Population

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsLeo J.G. van Wissen (Editor), Pearl A. Dykstra (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages292
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9383926M
    ISBN 10030646196X
    ISBN 109780306461965

    SOLVING POPULATION HEALTH PROBLEMS THROUGH COLLABORATION. ISBN: Paperback. Product Code: POPHLTHPB Paperback. More than 50 population health experts have come together to provide key insights into how to address population health issues and challenges in a collaborative way in the new book, Solving Population Health Problems through .


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