Welcome to H-Demog, a member of H-Net Humanities & Social Sciences OnLine, headquartered in the History Department at Michigan State University. H-Demog is an international scholarly network on demographic history.

H-Demog is currently looking for new editors to take over the network and take an active role in developing new online materials and resources for the field. We also looking for contributors, bloggers, discussants, resources gatherers, etc. If you are interested in helping build this site, please contact Patrick Cox, H-Net's Vice-President for Networks, at vp-net@mail.h-net.msu.edu.

Recent Content

Radboud Group for Historical Demography Summer School: Reconstructing Life Course Dynamics

Recent advances in historical demographic research have placed great emphasis on longitudinal micro-level approaches of all important aspects of demographic behaviour. In other words, historical demographic phenomena need to be studied within the context of life course analysis. This approach involves the complex handling of large amounts of dymanic individual-level data; as a result complicated database management techniques have become a crucial component of the tool kit of historical demographers.