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The Resource Changing Texas : implications of addressing or ignoring the Texas challenge, Steve H. Murdock

Changing Texas : implications of addressing or ignoring the Texas challenge, Steve H. Murdock

Label
Changing Texas : implications of addressing or ignoring the Texas challenge
Title
Changing Texas
Title remainder
implications of addressing or ignoring the Texas challenge
Statement of responsibility
Steve H. Murdock
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
TXA/DLC
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Murdock, Steven H
Dewey number
304.609764
Index
index present
LC call number
HB3525.T4
LC item number
M868 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Population forecasting
  • Social change
  • Economic forecasting
  • Education
  • Economic forecasting
  • Economic history
  • Education
  • Population
  • Population forecasting
  • Social change
  • Social history
  • Texas
  • Texas
  • Texas
  • Texas
Label
Changing Texas : implications of addressing or ignoring the Texas challenge, Steve H. Murdock
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 235-250) and index
Contents
Introduction: the conceptual and empirical basis for the work -- The state of knowledge: population, education, and socioeconomic change -- Growth in minority populations -- Race/ethnicity and education -- Education, income, and socioeconomic change -- Content of, definitions affecting, and limitations impacting this work -- Organization -- Cautions and clarifications -- Definitional changes -- Change in terms and terminology related to race/ethnicity -- Change in policy -- The uncertainty of projections -- Conclusion -- Recent and projected population change in Texas -- Historic patterns of population change -- Projected population -- Summary -- Recent and projected household change in Texas -- Recent patterns of household change -- Projections of households and household characteristics -- Racial/ethnic diversity and increasing elderly -- Growing diversity in household forms -- Summary -- Effects of demographic change on the size, race/ethnicity, and socioeconomic characteristics of the Texas labor force -- Recent trends in labor force characteristics -- Current and projected future patterns of change in the labor force -- Socioeconomic implications of the demographic change in the labor force -- Summary -- Effects of demographic change on selected economic factors impacting the private and public sectors of Texas -- Economic change in the private and public sections from 2000 to 2010 -- Effects of demographic change on future economic change -- Effects of demographic change on the private sector -- Economic impacts of change in household types -- Impacts of population change on households' net worth and assets -- Demographic impacts on housing -- Summary -- Public elementary, secondary, and higher education -- Historical patterns of educational change -- Projections of enrollment in public educational institutions -- Projected increases in specialized education programs -- Public expenditures for education -- Projections of unmet financial need -- Summary -- Health, human, and correctional services in Texas. Health and health care in Texas -- Health related occurrences and disabling conditions -- Health care personnel -- Public health care assistance programs -- Medically uninsured -- TANF and SNAP in Texas -- Correctional services: youth and adult -- Summary -- The effects of demographic change on selected transportation services and demand -- Historic change in the characteristics of the driving population -- Change in driving patterns of the Texas population -- The effects of future demographic change on future transportation use -- Age effects on transportation -- Impact of population change on vehicle ownership ; demographic impact on workers mode of commuting -- Alternative projection scenarios -- Summary -- Conclusions and implications for the future of Texas -- The continuation of minority population growth -- Minority status and socioeconomic resources -- Educational attainment and socioeconomic resources -- Baseline patterns of change -- Projections using baseline patterns -- Conclusions and implications
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxxiv, 256 p.
Isbn
9781623491598
Isbn Type
(pbk : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013036274
System control number
  • ocn859061478
  • (OCoLC)859061478
Label
Changing Texas : implications of addressing or ignoring the Texas challenge, Steve H. Murdock
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 235-250) and index
Contents
Introduction: the conceptual and empirical basis for the work -- The state of knowledge: population, education, and socioeconomic change -- Growth in minority populations -- Race/ethnicity and education -- Education, income, and socioeconomic change -- Content of, definitions affecting, and limitations impacting this work -- Organization -- Cautions and clarifications -- Definitional changes -- Change in terms and terminology related to race/ethnicity -- Change in policy -- The uncertainty of projections -- Conclusion -- Recent and projected population change in Texas -- Historic patterns of population change -- Projected population -- Summary -- Recent and projected household change in Texas -- Recent patterns of household change -- Projections of households and household characteristics -- Racial/ethnic diversity and increasing elderly -- Growing diversity in household forms -- Summary -- Effects of demographic change on the size, race/ethnicity, and socioeconomic characteristics of the Texas labor force -- Recent trends in labor force characteristics -- Current and projected future patterns of change in the labor force -- Socioeconomic implications of the demographic change in the labor force -- Summary -- Effects of demographic change on selected economic factors impacting the private and public sectors of Texas -- Economic change in the private and public sections from 2000 to 2010 -- Effects of demographic change on future economic change -- Effects of demographic change on the private sector -- Economic impacts of change in household types -- Impacts of population change on households' net worth and assets -- Demographic impacts on housing -- Summary -- Public elementary, secondary, and higher education -- Historical patterns of educational change -- Projections of enrollment in public educational institutions -- Projected increases in specialized education programs -- Public expenditures for education -- Projections of unmet financial need -- Summary -- Health, human, and correctional services in Texas. Health and health care in Texas -- Health related occurrences and disabling conditions -- Health care personnel -- Public health care assistance programs -- Medically uninsured -- TANF and SNAP in Texas -- Correctional services: youth and adult -- Summary -- The effects of demographic change on selected transportation services and demand -- Historic change in the characteristics of the driving population -- Change in driving patterns of the Texas population -- The effects of future demographic change on future transportation use -- Age effects on transportation -- Impact of population change on vehicle ownership ; demographic impact on workers mode of commuting -- Alternative projection scenarios -- Summary -- Conclusions and implications for the future of Texas -- The continuation of minority population growth -- Minority status and socioeconomic resources -- Educational attainment and socioeconomic resources -- Baseline patterns of change -- Projections using baseline patterns -- Conclusions and implications
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxxiv, 256 p.
Isbn
9781623491598
Isbn Type
(pbk : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013036274
System control number
  • ocn859061478
  • (OCoLC)859061478

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