By John A. Ross, W. Parker Mauldin

Bernard (Barney) Berelson had a big impact within the program of social technological know-how recommendations and strategies to inhabitants coverage through the interval from 1962 to 1980. This used to be the interval while challenge with inhabitants difficulties unfold from a comparatively small crew of students and inhabitants activists to a miles greater, assorted, overseas team of political and highbrow leaders and to most of the people besides. there has been an exponential development within the variety of students and repair body of workers in vari­ ous inhabitants and kin specialities during this interval. Barney got here into the sector together with his appointment as Director of the Com­ munication learn software of The inhabitants Council in 1962. He had no past education or event in demography. Frank Notestein, Presi­ dent of The inhabitants Council on the time, had the knowledge to understand the worth and relevance of Barney's itTIpressive history in communica­ tion examine and different social technological know-how parts, in addition to his inventive brain and management traits. His impact at the Council's speedily increasing software used to be so quick and ambitious that inside a 12 months, he was once named vice chairman. while Frank Notestein retired in 1968, Barney turned President, a put up he held for six very effective years.

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730. [47] Hauser, p. 21. [56] Mauldin, for a recent review. [66] Pradervand, p. 13. [67] Pradervand. 2. " Well, that depends upon the definition of other efforts... " Can we have a marginal effect, nonis failing to insure itself against the failure of its trivial? - that's my question. Just as 1 agree that present rationale and methods [46]. lowering fertility will make a marginal but FAMPLAN -When you say that current programs important contribution to development, so 1 cannot succeed, what is your defmition of sucthink that family planning, if done well, could cess?

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