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Population Growth and Migration in Jordan, 1950–1994

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Demographic Developments and Socioeconomic Policies in the Middle East and North Africa

Onn Winckler is Senior Lecturer in the Department of Middle Eastern History and the Head of the Multi-Disciplinary Studies at the University of Haifa. He is the author of Demographic Developments and Population Policies in Ba’thist Syria, and co-editor of Modern Syria, as well as the author of a book on Jordanian demographic developments.

This is the first book to describe and analyse the demographic trends of Jordanian society in historical perspective.

Hardback ISBN: 978-1-898723-65-3
Hardback Price: £45.00 / $69.50
Release Date: May 1997
Page Extent / Format: 224 pp. / 229 x 152 mm
Illustrated: No


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Using a range of rich statistical data, the author examines the causes of Jordan's population growth and the effect it has on political developments in the Middle East.
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The numerous demographic tables will make this book a useful reference source.
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His conclusions stand up to the test of the closest critical scrutiny.
From the Foreword by Gad G. Gilbar

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