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Product Description: These two volumes bring together important and influential articles and papers on different aspects of the history of health and welfare. The collection includes classic and more recent essays on the origins and nature of mortality decline; the early-life origins of adult health and disease; changes in height, weight and body mass; the definition and measurement of the 'standard of living'; and the economic and social impact of health improvements...read more

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9780857931788 | 1 edition (Edward Elgar Pub, January 28, 2015), cover price $920.00 | About this edition: These two volumes bring together important and influential articles and papers on different aspects of the history of health and welfare.

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Product Description: Robert William Fogel was in the vanguard of those revisionists who in the mid--twentieth century challenged the prevailing historical canon on American slavery. The "slavery debates" encompassed a reexamination of almost every aspect of American slavery and became one front in a battle waged over the place of cliometrics -- the use of quantitative data and statistical methods to analyze historical problems...read more

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9780807128817 | Louisiana State Univ Pr, October 1, 2003, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Discusses the reexamination of scholarly research on American slavery using quantitative data and statistical methods.

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9780807131992 | Louisiana State Univ Pr, September 1, 2006, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Robert William Fogel was in the vanguard of those revisionists who in the mid--twentieth century challenged the prevailing historical canon on American slavery.

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Product Description: Nobel laureate Robert Fogel's compelling new study examines health, nutrition and technology from 1700 to 2100. Although throughout most of human history, chronic malnutrition has been the norm, a synergy between improvements in productive technology and human physiology has enabled humans to more than double their average longevity and to increase their body size by over fifty percent over the past three centuries...read more

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9780521808781 | Cambridge Univ Pr, May 24, 2004, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: Nobel laureate Robert Fogel's compelling new study examines health, nutrition and technology from 1700 to 2100.

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9780521004886, titled "The Escape from Hunger and Premature Death, 1700-2100: Europe, America and the Third World" | Cambridge Univ Pr, May 31, 2004, cover price $34.99 | About this edition: Nobel laureate Robert Fogel's compelling new study examines health, nutrition and technology from 1700 to 2100.

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Product Description: Robert William Fogel was awarded the Nobel Prize in Economic Science in 1993"To take a trip around the mind of Robert Fogel, one of the grand old men of American economic history, is a rare treat. At every turning, you come upon some shiny pearl of information...read more

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9780226256627, titled "The Fourth Great Awakening & the Future of Egalitarianism" | Univ of Chicago Pr, May 17, 2000, cover price $34.00

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9780226256634 | Reprint edition (Univ of Chicago Pr, August 1, 2002), cover price $29.00 | About this edition: Robert William Fogel was awarded the Nobel Prize in Economic Science in 1993"To take a trip around the mind of Robert Fogel, one of the grand old men of American economic history, is a rare treat.

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Employs quantitative analyses to correct long-standing historical beliefs concerning the inefficiency of the slave system, the dispersion of Black families, and the material poverty of slaves

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9780316286992 | Little Brown & Co, April 1, 1974, cover price $12.50 | About this edition: Employs quantitative analyses to correct long-standing historical beliefs concerning the inefficiency of the slave system, the dispersion of Black families, and the material poverty of slaves

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9780393312188 | Reissue edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, March 1, 1995), cover price $21.95 | About this edition: Employs quantitative analyses to correct long-standing historical beliefs concerning the inefficiency of the slave system, the dispersion of Black families, and the material poverty of slaves
9780819143310 | Reprint edition (Univ Pr of Amer, January 1, 1985), cover price $42.99

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Product Description: "[Fogel's] exceedingly careful testing of all possible sources and his pioneering methodological approach have allowed [him] both to increase our knowledge of an institutions operation and disintegration and to renew our methods of research...read more

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9780393018875 | W W Norton & Co Inc, October 1, 1989, cover price $22.50 | About this edition: A probing analysis of the American institution of slavery examines the lives of the slaves, their condition and treatment, the economic repercussions of subjugation, the culture and society surrounding them, and abolitionist movement that helped bring about the end of slavery

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9780393312195 | Reprint edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, August 1, 1994), cover price $27.95 | About this edition: "[Fogel's] exceedingly careful testing of all possible sources and his pioneering methodological approach have allowed [him] both to increase our knowledge of an institutions operation and disintegration and to renew our methods of research.

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Product Description: Written to accompany Without Consent or Contract: The Rise and Fall of American Slavery, this book describes a research project into the history of slavery. It provides detailed information in prose, tabular form and graphs."Few historians have more skillfully integrated economic with social, intellectual and political history to demonstrate both the importance and the limits of economic developments―the material reality and the perception of it...read more

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9780393027907 | W W Norton & Co Inc, September 1, 1992, cover price $70.30 | About this edition: Written to accompany Without Consent or Contract: The Rise and Fall of American Slavery, this book describes a research project into the history of slavery.

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Product Description: A probing analysis of the American institution of slavery examines the lives of the slaves, their condition and treatment, the economic repercussions of subjugation, the culture and society surrounding them, and abolitionist movement that helped bring about the end of slavery

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9780393027921 | W W Norton & Co Inc, September 1, 1992, cover price $70.30 | About this edition: A probing analysis of the American institution of slavery examines the lives of the slaves, their condition and treatment, the economic repercussions of subjugation, the culture and society surrounding them, and abolitionist movement that helped bring about the end of slavery

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Product Description: Written to accompany Without Consent or Contract, this book is part of a two volume set which has been designed to fill out the portrait of slavery with detailed analyses of specific areas. This book looks at markets and production.

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9780393027914 | W W Norton & Co Inc, November 1, 1991, cover price $68.20 | About this edition: Written to accompany Without Consent or Contract, this book is part of a two volume set which has been designed to fill out the portrait of slavery with detailed analyses of specific areas.

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Product Description: Two distinguished historians, one an advocate of the new scientific or “cliometric” history and the other a traditional historian, debate the validity of their respective methods of studying the past.  While they differ sharply on many issues, in the end they agree that history is a vigorous, evolving discipline able to absorb the best of both scientific and humanistic thought...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780300032789 | Reprint edition (Yale Univ Pr, January 1, 1985), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Two distinguished historians, one an advocate of the new scientific or “cliometric” history and the other a traditional historian, debate the validity of their respective methods of studying the past.

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Compares statistical and traditional approaches to the study of history and discusses categories of evidence, standards of proof, and the proper subject matter for history (view table of contents)

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9780300030112 | Yale Univ Pr, November 1, 1983, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: Compares statistical and traditional approaches to the study of history and discusses categories of evidence, standards of proof, and the proper subject matter for history

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Employs quantitative analyses to correct long-standing historical beliefs concerning the inefficiency of the slave system, the dispersion of Black families, and the material poverty of slaves

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9780316287005 | Supplement edition (Little Brown & Co, April 1, 1974), cover price $12.50 | About this edition: Employs quantitative analyses to correct long-standing historical beliefs concerning the inefficiency of the slave system, the dispersion of Black families, and the material poverty of slaves

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Traces the story of nine different ethnic groups in American society, discussing their various reactions to the American experience, cultural and historical backgrounds, patterns of difficulty, and modes of success

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9780801811487 | Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, June 1, 1964, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Traces the story of nine different ethnic groups in American society, discussing their various reactions to the American experience, cultural and historical backgrounds, patterns of difficulty, and modes of success

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Product Description: Johns Hopkins University Studies In Historical And Political Science, V78, No. 2.

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9780404613396 | Ams Pr Inc, June 1, 1960, cover price $11.50 | About this edition: Johns Hopkins University Studies In Historical And Political Science, V78, No.

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