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The Resource Antecedents of censuses from medieval to nation states : how societies and states count, Rebecca Jean Emigh, Dylan Riley, and Patricia Ahmed

Antecedents of censuses from medieval to nation states : how societies and states count, Rebecca Jean Emigh, Dylan Riley, and Patricia Ahmed

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Antecedents of censuses from medieval to nation states : how societies and states count
Title
Antecedents of censuses from medieval to nation states
Title remainder
how societies and states count
Statement of responsibility
Rebecca Jean Emigh, Dylan Riley, and Patricia Ahmed
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Antecedents of Censuses From Medieval to Nation States, the first of two volumes, examines the influence of social formations on censuses from the medieval period through current times. The authors argue that relative influence of states and societies is probably not linear, but depends on the actual historical configuration of the states and societies, as well as the type of population information being collected. They show how information gathering is an outcome of the interaction between states and social forces, and how social resistance to censuses has frequently circumvented their planning, prevented their implementation, and influenced their accuracy"--
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1962-
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Emigh, Rebecca Jean
Dewey number
001.4/3309
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HA29
LC item number
.E495 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1971-
  • 1963-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Riley, Dylan J.
  • Ahmed, Patricia
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Census
  • Demography
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Census
  • Demography
Label
Antecedents of censuses from medieval to nation states : how societies and states count, Rebecca Jean Emigh, Dylan Riley, and Patricia Ahmed
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-259) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. A state-Centered Perspective on Censuses -- 2. The Interactive Effects of States and Societies on Censuses -- 3. Fiscal Information Gathering in England/Great Britain -- 4. Fiscal Information Gathering on the Italian Peninsula before National Unification -- 5. Reluctant first counts in the United Kingdom -- 6. Population Census for Legislative Representation in the United States -- 7. Precocious Censuses in the Italian Regional States
Control code
909320444
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
266 pages
Isbn
9781137485038
Lccn
2015012244
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)909320444
Label
Antecedents of censuses from medieval to nation states : how societies and states count, Rebecca Jean Emigh, Dylan Riley, and Patricia Ahmed
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-259) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. A state-Centered Perspective on Censuses -- 2. The Interactive Effects of States and Societies on Censuses -- 3. Fiscal Information Gathering in England/Great Britain -- 4. Fiscal Information Gathering on the Italian Peninsula before National Unification -- 5. Reluctant first counts in the United Kingdom -- 6. Population Census for Legislative Representation in the United States -- 7. Precocious Censuses in the Italian Regional States
Control code
909320444
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
266 pages
Isbn
9781137485038
Lccn
2015012244
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)909320444

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