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Thursday, 29 November 2012, 11:00AM
Barnard's Inn Hall

New Insights Into Mortality Patterns of Early Modern Cities

Dr Romola Davenport
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Senior Research Associate, Cambridge Group for the History of Population and Social Structure, University of Cambridge. Dr Davenport is a demographer with interests in mortality and the history of medicine, particularly the contribution of different causes of death to the decline of mortality since the eighteenth century, and the relative importance of different causes of death to age and sex patterns of mortality in different societies.

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