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Critical perspectives on schooling and fertility in the developing world [electronic resource] / Caroline H. Bledsoe ... [et al.] editors.

Contributor(s): Bledsoe, Caroline H | National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on Population.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Washington, D.C. : National Academy Press, 1999Description: 1 online resource (x, 320 p.) : ill.ISBN: 0585053200 (electronic bk.); 9780585053202 (electronic bk.).Other title: Schooling and fertility in the developing world.Subject(s): Birth control -- Study and teaching -- Developing countries | Fertility, Human -- Study and teaching -- Developing countries | Teenage girls -- Education -- Developing countries | Contraception | Developing countries | Fertility | Pregnancy in Adolescence | Education | Fecundidad humana -- Estudio y ense�nanza -- Pa�ises subdesarrollados | Adolescentes -- Educaci�on -- Pa�ises subdesarrollados | Electronic books | SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Abortion & Birth Control | Electronic booksGenre/Form: Electronic books. | Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Critical perspectives on schooling and fertility in the developing world.DDC classification: 363.9/6/07101724 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Female education and fertility: examining the links / Ian Diamond, Margaret Newby and Sarah Varle -- What is meant, and measured, by "education"? / Anthony T. Carter -- Implications of formal schooling for girls' transitions to adulthood in developing countries / Cynthia B. Lloyd and Barbara Mensch -- School quality, student achievement, and fertility in developing countries / Paul Glewwe -- Fertility, education, and resources in South Africa / Duncan Thomas -- Which girls stay in school? the influence of family economy, social demands, and ethnicity in South Africa / Bruce Fuller and Xiaoyan Liang -- Excess fertility, unintended births, and children's schooling / Mark K. Montgomery and Cynthia B. Lloyd -- Women's education, marriage, and fertility in South Asia: do men really not matter / Alaka Malwade Basu -- Fertility and education: what do we now know? / Parfait M. Eloundou-Enyegue.
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Female education and fertility: examining the links / Ian Diamond, Margaret Newby and Sarah Varle -- What is meant, and measured, by "education"? / Anthony T. Carter -- Implications of formal schooling for girls' transitions to adulthood in developing countries / Cynthia B. Lloyd and Barbara Mensch -- School quality, student achievement, and fertility in developing countries / Paul Glewwe -- Fertility, education, and resources in South Africa / Duncan Thomas -- Which girls stay in school? the influence of family economy, social demands, and ethnicity in South Africa / Bruce Fuller and Xiaoyan Liang -- Excess fertility, unintended births, and children's schooling / Mark K. Montgomery and Cynthia B. Lloyd -- Women's education, marriage, and fertility in South Asia: do men really not matter / Alaka Malwade Basu -- Fertility and education: what do we now know? / Parfait M. Eloundou-Enyegue.

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