Sembajwe, I. S. L.
This study deals with fertility and child mortality levels and
differentials among the Yoruba of Western Nigeria. It examines the relationship
between modernization and fertility, and also between modernization and
The results indicate that as a result of modernization, traditional postnatal
abstinence is breaking down while health conditions are becoming better
among the Yoruba. In the short run it appears that increasing modernization
may be related to increasing...[Show more]
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