|Authors:||Taeuber, Karl E.|
Karl E. Taeuber Larry L. Bumpass James A. Sweet
|Keywords:||Fertility Human Congresses|
|Description:||Governmental sponsorship of social research on a large scale is a re- cent phenomenon. In the 1950s the National Science Foundation gradu- ally expanded its mandate beyond the physical and biological sciences to include portions of the social sciences. Population research was early identified as a scientific topic of great interest. To guide formulation of policy and program, the foundation commissioned an inventory and appraisal of the state of the discipline.|
|Appears in Collections:||Environmental and Development Studies|
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