Population Displaced

BBC Our World - Disabled and Displaced (2016)  Video

Posted by notbanned at May 29, 2016
BBC Our World - Disabled and Displaced (2016)

BBC Our World - Disabled and Displaced (2016)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2441 Kbps | 23mn 6s | 424 MiB
Audio: English AAC 123 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

Syria's neighbour Jordan is struggling with a huge refugee population. For disabled refugees, including those injured during the conflict, the future looks particularly difficult.
VA - Bosnia - Echoes from an Endangered World (1993, Smithsonian Folkways # SF40407) [RE-UP]

VA - Bosnia: Echoes from an Endangered World
EAC+LOG+CUE | FLAC: 210 MB | Full Artwork: 183 MB | 5% Recovery Info
Label/Cat#: Smithsonian Folkways # SF40407 | Country/Year: US 1993
Genre: World Music | Style: Folk

This compilation drawn from both field work and recordings on the then Yugoton label gives a sense of the richness of Bosnian Muslim culture before the catastrophe. The music is admirably varied, ranging from mid-'80s local pop to shepherds' songs and country-dance music.

Population Mobility and Infectious Disease by Yorghos Apostolopoulos  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at Aug. 21, 2015
Population Mobility and Infectious Disease by Yorghos Apostolopoulos

Population Mobility and Infectious Disease: Perspectives on Population, Migration and Disease by Yorghos Apostolopoulos
English | 15 Mar. 2007 | ISBN: 0387476679 | 321 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

This book explores the complex roles of mobile, transient, and displaced populations in the worldwide spread of disease. While biomedical events cause disease, social forces such as poverty and marginalization magnify them by giving them opportunities to take hold.
Latino America: How America's Most Dynamic Population is Poised to Transform the Politics of the Nation

Matt A. Barreto, Gary M. Segura, "Latino America: How America's Most Dynamic Population is Poised to Transform the Politics of the Nation"
English | ISBN: 1610395018 | 2014 | 304 pages | EPUB | 3 MB
"Between National Socialism and Soviet Communism: Displaced Persons in Postwar Germany" by Anna Holian

"Between National Socialism and Soviet Communism: Displaced Persons in Postwar Germany" by Anna Holian
Social History, Popular Culture, and Politics in Germany
UniMich | 2011 | ISBN: 0472117807 9780472027675 9780472117802 | 380 pages | PDF | 8 MB

The volume investigates the development of refugee communities and how divergent interpretations of National Socialism and Soviet Communism defined these displaced groups. Combining German and eastern European history, Anna Holian draws on a rich array of sources in cultural and political history and engages the broader literature on displacement in the fields of anthropology, sociology, political theory, and cultural studies. The book will interest students and scholars of German, eastern European, and Jewish history; migration and refugees; and human rights.
Norwegian Refugee Council and Global IDP Project, "Internally Displaced People: A Global Survey"

Norwegian Refugee Council and Global IDP Project, "Internally Displaced People: A Global Survey"
Publisher: Routledge | 2002 | ISBN: 1853839523/1853839531 | English | PDF | 246 pages | 10.78 Mb

The number of internally displaced people far outnumbers estimated refugees who have fled their countries. The majority of displaced populations survive with very little security or legal protection. Responding to the needs of internally displaced people is one of the greatest humanitarian challenges of our time. …

Cuba: Idea of a Nation Displaced  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tiras12 at Aug. 26, 2009
Cuba: Idea of a Nation Displaced

Andrea O'Reilly Herrera, "Cuba: Idea of a Nation Displaced ".
Publisher: State University of New York Press | ISBN: 0791471993 | 2007 edition | PDF | 360 Pages | 2.29 MB

In Cuba, internationally renowned artists, philosophers, and writers reflect on the idea of a nation displaced. Featuring contributions from Isabel Alvarez Borland, Antonio Benitez-Rojo, Maria Cristina Garcia, William Navarrete, Eliana Rivero, Rafael Rojas, and Carlos Victoria, as well as many others, Cuba is a rich collection of essays, testimonials, and interviews that reveal the complex, often antagonistic cultural and political debates coexisting within the Cuban exile population.

Africa's Population: In Search of a Demographic Dividend  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at May 25, 2017
Africa's Population: In Search of a Demographic Dividend

Africa's Population: In Search of a Demographic Dividend By Hans Groth, John F. May
English | PDF | 2017 | 525 Pages | ISBN : 3319468871 | 12 MB

This book examines the promises as well as the challenges the demographic dividend brings to sub-Saharan Africa as fertility rates in the region fall and the labor force grows. It offers a detailed analysis of what conditions must be met in order for the region to take full economic advantage of ongoing population dynamics.
Forward-Time Population Genetics Simulations: Methods, Implementation, and Applications (repost)

Forward-Time Population Genetics Simulations: Methods, Implementation, and Applications by Bo Peng, Marek Kimmel and Christopher I. Amos
English | 2012 | ISBN-10: 0470503483 | 256 pages | PDF | 3 MB

Managing Population Decline in Europe's Urban and Rural Areas (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by step778 at May 19, 2017
Managing Population Decline in Europe's Urban and Rural Areas (Repost)

Gert-Jan Hospers, Nol Reverda, "Managing Population Decline in Europe's Urban and Rural Areas"
2014 | pages: 91 | ISBN: 3319124110 | PDF | 2,6 mb