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Land, Kenneth C.

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Works: 74 works in 183 publications in 1 language and 3,221 library holdings
Genres: Conference proceedings  Handbooks, manuals, etc 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: HN25, 364
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Most widely held works by Kenneth C Land
Criminal circumstance a dynamic multi-contextual criminal opportunity theory by Pamela Wilcox ( )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Social indicator models by Kenneth C Land ( Book )
9 editions published between 1972 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Handbook of social indicators and quality of life research by Kenneth C Land ( )
12 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The aim of the Handbook of Social Indicators and Quality of Life Research is to create an overview of the field of Quality of Life (QOL) studies in the early years of the 21st century that can be updated and improved upon as the field evolves and the century unfolds. Social indicators are statistical time series "!used to monitor the social system, helping to identify changes and to guide intervention to alter the course of social change". Examples include unemployment rates, crime rates, estimates of life expectancy, health status indices, school enrollment rates, average achievemen
The well-being of America's children developing and improving the child and youth well-being index ( )
7 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Multidimensional mathematical demography by Kenneth C Land ( Book )
16 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Social accounting systems : essays on the state of the art ( Book )
7 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Forecasting in the social and natural sciences by Kenneth C Land ( Book )
17 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Age-period-cohort analysis : new models, methods, and empirical applications by Yang Yang ( Book )
9 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Age-Period-Cohort Analysis: New Models, Methods, and Empirical Applications is based on a decade of the authors' collaborative work in age-period-cohort (APC) analysis. Within a single, consistent HAPC-GLMM statistical modeling framework, the authors synthesize APC models and methods for three research designs: age-by-time period tables of population rates or proportions, repeated cross-section sample surveys, and accelerated longitudinal panel studies. The authors show how the empirical application of the models to various
Social indicators time series archive for the United States, 1946-1980 by Kenneth C Land ( )
7 editions published in 1984 in 3 languages and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This collection contains time series data, spanning 35 years, on general social indicators. The file includes data on vital statistics, population, the labor force, health, education, and leisure activities. Variables on vital statistics cover birth and death rates and life expectancy. Variables on population cover marriage, divorce, and age by sex. Labor force data contain information on employment and unemployment, percentages of the population employed in certain occupations, labor turnover, and family income. Health-related data include hospital and doctor visits, prescription costs, and nursing home expenses. Education data cover degrees conferred, educational attainment rates, and number of children enrolled in kindergarten and primary and secondary schools. Data on leisure activities cover sporting event attendance, automobile ownership, and utility consumption. Most of the data are reported on an annual basis extending from 1946 through 1980. Some data, such as the education data, are based on a less frequent observation cycle, and other data, such as health data, do not extend back to 1946. The study consists of a documentation file and a data file. The documentation contains a list of the variables, an alphabetized listing of the variables, and SPSS descriptives. The data file contains both the SPSS control cards and the data.... Cf.: http://webapp.icpsr.umich.edu/cocoon/ICPSR-STUDY/07932.xml
Social Correlates of Official Index Crime Rates for States, SMSAs, and Cities [United States] A Macro-Level Dataset for 1950, 1960, 1970, and 1980 by Lawrence E Cohen ( )
2 editions published in 1999 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
These data provide official index crime rates and social and economic indicators of crime rates at three levels of aggregation (city, state, and metropolitan areas) for four decennial years: 1950, 1960, 1970, and 1980. Information is provided on Uniform Crime Reports murder, rape, robbery, aggravated assault, burglary, larceny theft, and vehicle theft rates per 100,000 population. Social and economic indicators include percent black population, percent divorced males, the mean and median family incomes, families below the poverty line, and percent unemployed for each area. The availability of the data for the crime rates in 1980 determined the geographic locations included in the data collection. Data from earlier years do not exist for all geographic locations for which data were available in 1980
Causal analysis in population studies concepts, methods, applications by Henriette Engelhardt ( )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents both theoretical contributions and empirical applications of the counterfactual approach to causal inference
Social indicators : past developments and prospects for the future by Kenneth C Land ( Book )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Methods for national population forecasts : a critical review by Kenneth C Land ( Book )
5 editions published between 1985 and 1995 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gender policy and HIV in China catalyzing policy change by Joseph D Tucker ( )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
China's concentrated HIV epidemic is on the brink of becoming a generalized one and syphilis infection has become a major public health threat. This book presents perspectives ranging from criminology to social psychology to better understand how gender perspectives can inform HIV policy in the context of China
Religious participation, religious diversity, and social conditions by Judith R Blau ( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Markovian transition rates models of macro social change by Kenneth C Land ( Book )
2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sociological positivism and the explanation of criminality : a synthesis of social control and criminal opportunity theories by Lawrence E Cohen ( Book )
2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Urban social structural determinants of discrepancies between crime reports and crime surveys by Lawrence E Cohen ( Book )
2 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Finite mixture models ( Book )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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