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The ABC of demographic behaviour: How the interplays of alleles, brains, and contexts over the life course should shape research aimed at understanding population processes

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The ABC of demographic behaviour: How the interplays of alleles, brains, and contexts over the life course should shape research aimed at understanding population processes. / Hobcraft, J.

In: Population Studies, Vol. 60, No. 2, 07.2006, p. 153-187.

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Hobcraft, J 2006, 'The ABC of demographic behaviour: How the interplays of alleles, brains, and contexts over the life course should shape research aimed at understanding population processes', Population Studies, vol. 60, no. 2, pp. 153-187. https://doi.org/10.1080/00324720600646410

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Hobcraft, J. (2006). The ABC of demographic behaviour: How the interplays of alleles, brains, and contexts over the life course should shape research aimed at understanding population processes. Population Studies, 60(2), 153-187. https://doi.org/10.1080/00324720600646410

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Hobcraft J. The ABC of demographic behaviour: How the interplays of alleles, brains, and contexts over the life course should shape research aimed at understanding population processes. Population Studies. 2006 Jul;60(2):153-187. https://doi.org/10.1080/00324720600646410

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Hobcraft, J. / The ABC of demographic behaviour: How the interplays of alleles, brains, and contexts over the life course should shape research aimed at understanding population processes. In: Population Studies. 2006 ; Vol. 60, No. 2. pp. 153-187.

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