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Sons of St. Patrick: Quality of Life and Heights of Young Irish Males at Mid-Nineteenth Century


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  • Thomas Jordan


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    Article provided by Springer in its journal Social Indicators Research.

    Volume (Year): 102 (2011)
    Issue (Month): 3 (July)
    Pages: 389-408

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    Handle: RePEc:spr:soinre:v:102:y:2011:i:3:p:389-408

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    Keywords: Ireland; Recruits; Heights; Galton report; QUALIC’41;


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    1. John Komlos, 1994. "Stature, Living Standards, and Economic Development: Essays in Anthropometric History," Books by John Komlos, Department of Economics, University of Munich, number 11.
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    4. Thomas Jordan, 2009. "Source, Method, and Surmise: Quality of Life in History," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 94(2), pages 227-239, November.
    5. G. S. L. Tucker, 1970. "Irish Fertility Ratios before the Famine," Economic History Review, Economic History Society, vol. 23(2), pages 267-284, 08.
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    8. James Larson, 1993. "The measurement of social well-being," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 28(3), pages 285-296, March.
    9. Doh Shin, 1980. "Does rapid economic growth improve the human lot? Some empirical evidence," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 8(2), pages 199-221, June.
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    11. John Komlos, . "Height and Social Status in Eighteenth-Century Germany," Articles by John Komlos 27, Department of Economics, University of Munich.
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