Demographic systems in historic China: Some new findings from recent research

  title={Demographic systems in historic China: Some new findings from recent research},
  author={Z Zhao},
  journal={Journal of the Australian Population Association},
  • Z. Zhao
  • Published 1 November 1997
  • Economics
  • Journal of the Australian Population Association
Up to the 1980s, studies of Chinese population history were largely confined to the examination of aggregate population figures collected at national or provincial levels. Since then, however, investigations into Chinese demographic history have entered a new stage. There has been an increasing amount of research based on the examination of demographic data recorded at the level of individuals. Although the number of studies is still relatively small, they have already provided some interesting… 
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