The Fertility Transition in Iran: Revolution and Reproduction

Confounding all conventional wisdom, the fertility rate in the Islamic Republic of Iran fell from around 7.0 births per woman in the early 1980s to 1.9 births per woman in 2006. That this, the largest and fastest fall in fertility ever recorded, should have occurred in one of the world’s few Islamic...

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Main Author: Abbasi-Shavazi, Mohammad Jalal.
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Other Authors: McDonald, Peter., Hosseini-Chavoshi, Meimanat.
Format: Electronic
Language: English
Published: Dordrecht : Springer Netherlands, 2009.
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Online Access: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-90-481-3198-3
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