Population studies


Alperovitch, G. (1980). Determinants of population density gradient in Tel-Aviv metropolitan area. Urban Studies, 17(2), 185-192. 


Alperovitch, G. (1980). Neighborhood amenities and their impact on density gradients. The Annals of Regional Science, 14, 51-64. 


Alperovitch, G. (1982). Density gradients and the identification of the central business district. Urban Studies, 19(3), 313-320. 


Alperovitch, G. (1983). Determinants of urban population density functions: A procedure for efficient estimates. Regional Science and Urban Economics, 13(2), 287-295. 


Alperovitch, G. (1983). An empirical study of population density gradients and their determinants. Journal of Regional Science, 23(4), 529-540. 


Alperovitch, G. (1992). Economic development and population concentration. Economic Development and Cultural Change, 41(1), 63-74. 


Alperovitch, G., and Deutsch, J. (1992). Population density gradients and urbanization measurement. Urban Studies, 29(8), 1323-1328. 


Alperovitch, G., and Deutsch, J. (1994). Joint estimation of population density functions and the location of the central business district. Journal of Urban Economics, 36, 239-248. 


Alperovitch, G. (1995). The baby boom, the baby bust and the housing market: A further look at the debate. The Annals of Regional Science, 29(1), 111-116. 


Alperovitch, G., and Deutsch, J. (1996). Urban structure with two coexisting and almost completely segregated populations: The case of East and West Jerusalem. Regional Science and Urban Economics, 26(2), 171-187. 


Amiran, D.H.K. (1938). Population and economic development in Palestine. Compt. rend., Congr. Int. de Geographie, 2(3c). 


Amiran, D.H.K., and Shachar, A. (1960). Estimates of the urban population of Palestine in the second half of the nineteenth century. Israel Exploration Journal, 10, 181-183. 


Amiran, D.H.K. (1963). Nomadic and Bedouin population in the census returns of mandatory Palestine. Israel Exploration Journal, 13, 247-252. 


Anson, J. (1988). Mortality and living conditions: Relative mortality levels and their relation to the physical quality of life in urban populations. Social Science and Medicine, 27, 901-910. 


Anson, J. (1991). Demographic indices as social indicators. Environment and Planning A, 23, 433-446. 


Anson, J. (1991). Demographic indices as measures of need in local populations: An analysis of Israeli data. Social Work Research and Abstracts, 27, 16-23. 


Ben-Arieh, Y. (1975). The population of large towns in Palestine during the first eighty years of the nineteenth century, Studies of Palestine Under Ottoman Rule (pp. 49-69). Jerusalem. 


Ben-Arieh, Y. (1994). Settlements and population of the Sancak of Jerusalem in the 1870s. In A. Singer and A. Cohen (Eds.), Aspects of Ottoman History (pp. 218-262). Jerusalem: Hebrew University Press. 


Biger, G., and Grossman, D. (1992). Population density in the traditional village in Palestine. Cathedra, 63, 108-121.  (Hebrew)


Borukhov, E. (1968). On the policy of population dispersal. Economic Quarterly, 59-60, 238-245.  (Hebrew)


Borukhov, E. (1983). Economic aspects of the population dispersion policy. Karka, 24, 25-29.  (Hebrew)


Borukhov, E. (1989). Population dispersion trends in Israel. Environmental Planning, 40-41, 17-20.  (Hebrew)


Carmon, N. (1994). Achieving population dispersal through tailor-made community planning: An Israeli experiment in the Galilee Region. Environment and Planning, 26, 639-656. 


Carmon, N., and Trop, T. (1996). Population, education, and labor force in Israel - Trends and forecasts, 1990-2020 (pp. 17-62). Haifa: Faculty of Architecture and Town Planning, Technion. (Hebrew)


Casetti, E., and Krakover, S. (1990). The spatial distribution of the U.S. population: Trends and extrapolations. Socio-Spatial Dynamics, 1, 139-159.  


Churchman, A., Lichfield, D., and Kreiger, I. (1985). The target population of the Israeli community centers - In theory and in practice. Haifa: The Center for Urban and Regional Studies, Technion. (Hebrew)


Churchman, A., and Frenkel, A. (1992). Guidelines for residential buildings for the orthodox population. Haifa: The Faculty of Architecture and Town Planning, Technion. (Hebrew)


Churchman, A. (1993). Fitting spatial planning to the needs of various groups in the population of Israel. Haifa: The Center for Urban and Regional Studies, Technion. (Hebrew)


Efrat, E. (1972). Settlement and population in Israel and their relation to topography. Studies in the Geography of Israel, 8, 26-41.  (Hebrew)


Efrat, E. (1991). Distribution of population in a different way. Geography, 4, 3-5.  (Hebrew)


Fenster, T. (1984). Population - Basic parameters, employment, education, level of living in Yucatan, Mexico: Tahal Consulting Engineers. (Spanish)


Gavish, D., and Sonis, M. (1979). Urban expansion of Tel-Aviv into the rural area. Karka, 16-17, 15-26.  (Hebrew)


Gonen, A., and Shtarkshall, M. (1977). The elderly in Jerusalem: Demographic changes and forecasts. Jerusalem: Brookdale Institute of Gerontology and Human Development. (Hebrew)


Gonen, A., Shtarkshall, M., and Kinhi, I. (1980). Supportive group residence for the elderly: Demand for places and land area in the Jewish population of Jerusalem. Jerusalem: Brookdale Institute of Gerontological and Human Development. (Hebrew)


Gonen, A., and Sonis, M. (1980). The geographic distribution of the elderly population in Israel: 1961-1967. Jerusalem: Brookdale Institute of Gerontology and Human Development. (Hebrew)


Gonen, A., and Sonis, M. (1981). Geography of the elderly in Israel. Social Security, 22, 52-70.  (Hebrew)


Gonen, A., and Sonis, M. (1986). Dynamic spatial patterns of the age structure in metropolitan Tel-Aviv. Studies in the Population of Israel, 30, 362-380. 


Gonen, A. (1988). Changing policies for the peopling of Israel's frontiers. In O. Yiftachel and A. Meir (Eds.), Ethnic Frontiers and Peripheries: Landscapes of Development and Inequality in Israel (pp. 141-210). Boulder: Westview Press. 


Gonen, A. (1990). Population distribution in Israel during the transition from yishuv to state. In V. Pilawsky (Ed.), Transition From Yishuv to State, 1947-1949: Continuity and Change (pp. 158-171). Haifa: Herzl Institute for Research in Zionism, University of Haifa.  (Hebrew)


Gonen, A. (1990). Population dispersal and immigrant absorption as conflicting tasks. In A. Gonen (Ed.), Geography of Immigration Absorption: Lessons and Perspectives (pp. 49-55). Jerusalem: Israeli Geographical Association.  (Hebrew)


Gonen, A. (1990). Geography of Immigration and Absorption: Lessons and Perspectives (pp. 88). Jerusalem: Israeli Geographical Association. (Hebrew)


Gonen, A. (1991). More on population distribution and massive immigration. Economic Quarterly, 42(148), 32-39.  (Hebrew)


Gonen, A. (1993). Who is geographically distributed and who is not?: The pioneers, the weak and the diligent. Studies in the Geography of Israel, 14, 273-285.  (Hebrew)


Grossman, D. (1975). Iboland's population distribution: A geographical-historical approach to an explanation and application. Journal of Developing Areas, 9(2), 253-270. 


Grossman, D. (1980). The population of Palestine in the nineteenth century. Asian and African Studies, 14(3), 287-292. 


Grossman, D. (1981). Population growth in reference to land quality: The case of Samaria. The Geographical Journal, 147, 188-200. 


Grossman, D. (1984). Land use modifications and population growth in the Southern Hebron Mountains. In R. Majoral and F. Lopez (Eds.), Rural Life in Highlands and High Latitude Zones (pp. 153-162). Barcelona: University of Barcelona Press. 


Grossman, D. (1984). Agriculture intensification and population in Northern Samaria: Changes in the olive-grain ration. Geografiska Annaler, 6(b), 135-144. 


Grossman, D. (1987). Rural polarization - The realization between population, spatial patterns and socio-economic characteristics: The case of  Southwestern Cheshire, England. Tijdschrift voor Economische en Social Geografie, 78(4), 276-289. 


Grossman, D., and Derman, A. (1991). Spatial strategy for Israel's population distribution. Environmental Planning, 44-45, 51-58.  (Hebrew)


Hasson, S., and Gonen, A. (1997). The cultural tension within Jerusalem's Jewish population. Jerusalem: Floersheimer Institute for Policy Studies. (Hebrew and English)


Helman, A., and Sonis, M. (1978). Demographical development of pioneer society: Kibbutz as a non-retirement society. The Kibbutz, 6-7, 131-142.  (Hebrew)


Helman, A., and Sonis, M. (1979). Aging of population, employment of the aged and retirement policy. Social Security, 17, 119-129.  (Hebrew)


Hershkovitz, S. (1974). Social diversity in Tel-Aviv: The spatial pattern. Jerusalem: The Jerusalem Institute for Israel Studies. (Hebrew)


Hershkovitz, S. (1980). Spatial structure of a population in a metropolitan area. Public Administration Quarterly, 474. 


Hershkovitz, S. (1983). Spatial segregation trends in the Tel-Aviv metropolitan areas. Geography Research Forum, 6, 50-71. 


Hershkovitz, S. (1985). The influence of ethnic origin on the shaping of spatial pattern of the population in the Tel-Aviv metropolitan area in the 1960s. Horizons in Geography, 14, 5-40.  (Hebrew)


Hershkovitz, S. (1987). Residential segregation by religion - A conceptual framework. Tijdschrift voor Economische en Social Geografie, 78, 44-52. 


Hershkovitz, S. (1988). Changes in an urban public service in response to the population dynamic. The Service Industries Journal, 8(4), 514-533. 


Kellerman, A. (1985). Population dispersal: Forecasting and reality in the four million population plan for Israel. Geography Research Forum, 8, 53-72. 


Khamaisi, R. (1991). Toward new thinking for planning for the Bedouin population. In J. Ben-David (Ed.), Bedouin Topics, Vol. 22 (pp. 57-78). Beer Sheva: Sde Boker, Center for Social Research, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev.  (Hebrew)


Khamaisi, R., and Gonen, A. (1993). Towards a policy of urbanization poles for the Arab population in Israel. Jerusalem: Floersheimer Institute for Policy Studies. (Hebrew)


Kipnis, B. (1976). Trends of the minority population in the Galilee and their planning implications. City and Region, 3, 54-68.  (Hebrew)


Kipnis, B. (1983). Changing housing norms of a dynamic minority population. Geography Research Forum, 6, 24-36. 


Kipnis, B. (1990). Have we abandoned the national population dispersal policy? In A. Gonen (Ed.), The Geography of Absorption (pp. 7-28). Jerusalem: Israel's Association of Geographers and the Department of Geography, the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.  (Hebrew)


Kliot, N. (1995). Environmental refugees: Definition and criticism. Horizons in Geography, 43, 109-123.  (Hebrew)


Kliot, N. (1996). Decision Making on the Evacuation and Compensation of Israeli Settlers in Sinai. Tel-Aviv: Ministry of Defense.  (Hebrew)


Kliot, N. (forthcoming). Environmental migrants a threat to world stability. In L. Luciuk and M.S. Kenzer (Eds.), Under Threat. 


Kosmin, B.A., Grizzard, N., and Waterman, S. (1986). Jewish deaths in the Great War as an indicator of the location, size and structure of the Jewish community in Britain. Immigrants and Minorities, 5, 181-192. 


Kosmin, B.A., and Waterman, S. (1989). The use and misuse of distinctive Jewish names in research on Jewish populations. Papers in Jewish Demography, 1-10. 


Krakover, S. (1976). Population census of Netivot, 1976. Netivot: The Municipality of Netivot. (Hebrew)


Krakover, S. (1998). Testing the turning point hypothesis in city-size distribution. Urban Studies, 35(2), 2183-2196. 


Krakover, S. (1998). Population dispersion as reflected in the national urban system. Studies in the Geography of Israel, 16, 255-271.  (Hebrew)


Lipshitz, G. (1991). Immigration and internal migration as a mechanism of polarization and dispersion of population and development: The Israeli example. Economic Development and Cultural Change, 39, 391-408. 


Lipshitz, G. (1993). Population concentration and deconcentration: Trends in Israel, 1948-1992. Studies in the Geography of Israel, 14, 250-272.  (Hebrew)


Lipshitz, G. (1996). Spatial concentration and deconcentration of population: Israel as a case study. Geoforum, 27, 87-96. 


Meir, A. (1984). Demographic transition among the Negev Bedouin and its planning implications. Socioeconomic Planning, 18(6), 399-409. 


Meir, A. (1986). Demographic transition theory: A neglected aspect of nomadism - sedentarism continuum. Transactions: Institute of British Geographers, 11, 199-211. 


Meir, A. (1987). Comparative vital statistics along the nomadism - sedentarism continuum: Some policy implications. Human Ecology, 15(1), 91-107. 


Meir, A. (1990). A disparity-based diffusion approach to analysis of mortality decline. Espace, Populations, Societies, 3, 403-406. 


Meir, A. (1991). Demographic dynamics among sedentarizing pastoral nomads and its planning implications. In A. Bishay and H. Dregne (Eds.), Advances in Desert and Arid Land Technology and Development (pp. 551-562). New York: Harwood Academic Publishers. 


Meir, A., and Ben-David, Y. (1991). A methodology of analyzing fertility transition among sedentarizing pastoral nomads. Keiler Geographische, 78, 17-27. 


Meir, A., and Ben-David, Y. (1991). Socio-economic development and the dynamics of child mortality among sedentarizing Bedouin in Israel. Tijdschrift voor Economische en Social Geografie, 82(2), 139-147. 


Meir, A., and Ben-David, Y. (1993). Welfare support for Israeli Negev Bedouin elderly men: Adaptation during spatio-ecological transformation. The Gerontologist, 33, 303-314. 


Meir, A., and Ben-David, Y. (1994). Demographic processes among the semi-urbanizing Negev Bedouin. In D. Grossman and A. Meir (Eds.), The Arabs in Israel - Geographical Processes (pp. 77-98). Jerusalem: Magness Press.  (Hebrew)


Meir, A., and Ben-David, Y. (1995). From latent surplus to changing norms: Fertility behavior of the Israeli Bedouin along the nomadism-sedentarism continuum. Journal of Comparative Family Studies, 26(3), 389-409. 


Meir, A., and Anson, J. (1996). Religiosity, nationalism and fertility in Israel. European Journal of Population, 12, 1-25. 


Newman, D. (1985). Integration and ethnic spatial concentration: The changing distribution of the Anglo-Jewish community. Transactions: Institute of British Geographers, 10(3), 360-376. 


Newman, D. (1991). Population, settlement and conflict: Israel and the West Bank. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.


Nijkamp, P., and Sonis, M. (1988). Qualitative impact analysis for dynamic spatial systems. Economic Geography, 64(3), 226-243. 


Portnov, B.A., and Maslovskiy, V. (1996). Residential land attractiveness in an emerging property market. Netherlands Journal of Housing and Built Environment, 11(2), 107-130.


Portnov, B.A. (1999). Introduction - desert regions: development problems, definitions, and criteria. In B.A. Portnov, and A.P. Hare (Eds.), Desert Regions: Population, Migration, and Environment (pp. 2-13). Heidelberg: Springer Verlag.


Portnov, BA, and Pearlmutter, D. (1999). Sustainable population growth of urban settlements. In B.A.

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Portnov, B.A., and Erell, E. (1999).  The effect of remoteness and isolation on the development of peripheral settlements. In B.A. Portnov, and A.P.  Hare (Eds.), Desert Regions:Population, Migration, and Environment (pp. 87-110). Heidelberg: Springer Verlag.


Portnov, B.A. (1999). Public policy and urban growth in peripheral areas. In B.A. Portnov, and A.P.  Hare (Eds.), Desert Regions: Population, Migration, and Environment (pp. 133-152). Heidelberg: Springer Verlag.


Portnov, B.A. (1999). Physical environment and social attractiveness of frontier settlements. In B.A. Portnov, and A.P. Hare (Eds.), Desert Regions: Population, Migration, and Environment (PP. 161-186). Heidelberg: Springer Verlag.


Portnov, B.A., Erell, E., Bivand, R. and Nilsen, A. (2000). Investigating the effect of clustering of the urban field on sustainable population growth of centrally located and peripheral towns. International Journal of Population Geography, 6, 133-154.


Portnov, B.A. (2000 ) Neutral migration models for Israel and Japan. Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies. 26(3), 511-533.


Portugali, J. (1988). Theories of population and settlement and their importance to the demographic research in Israel. In S. Bonimovitch, M. Kochavi, and A. Kasher (Eds.), Settlement, Population and Economy in Ancient Eretz Israel (pp. 4-38). Tel-Aviv: Institute of Archaeology, Yad Ben-Zvi. 


Razin, E. (1989). Relating theories of entrepreneurship among ethnic groups and entrepreneurship in space: The case of the Jewish population in Israel. Geografiska Annaler, 71B, 167-181. 


Reichman, S., and Sonis, M. (1979). A master plan for the distribution of the Israeli population. Economic Quarterly, 26(100), 55-62.  (Hebrew)


Romann, M. (1977). East Jerusalem: Population and employment. In A. Shmueli (Ed.), Judea and Samaria Research Studies (pp. 479-487). Jerusalem: Canaan.  (Hebrew)


Romann, M. (1981). Population distribution policy in Israel: The special case of Jerusalem. In J.W. Webb (Ed.), Policies of Population Distribution (pp. 181-188). Oulu: Geographical Society of Northern Finland. 


Schnell, I., and Graicer, I. (1994). Rejuvenation of population in Tel-Aviv inner city. The Geographical Journal, 160(2), 185-197. 


Shachar, A. (1968). Density of population in the metropolitan areas of Israel, Atlas of Israel: Survey of Israel and Bialik Foundation. 


Shachar, A. (1970). The spatial impact of new towns on the distribution of population in Israel. Eretz-Israel, 7, 25-64.  (Hebrew)


Shachar, A. (1975). Patterns of population densities in the Tel-Aviv metropolitan area. Environment and Planning, 7, 279-291. 


Shachar, A. (1986). Urban ecology of the Israeli metropolitan areas. In U. Schmelz (Ed.), Studies in the Population of Israel (pp. 384-414). Jerusalem: The Magness Press. 


Shamir-Shinan, L. (1989). Evaluation of population dispersal policy in Israel since 1948. Tel-Aviv: Interdisciplinary Center for Technological Analysis and Forecasting of Tel-Aviv University. (Hebrew)


Shefer, D., and Alfandari, T. (1992). Motivations for migration of upwardly mobile populations to and from development towns in Israel. Haifa: The Samuel Neaman Institute for Advanced Studies in Science and Technology.


Soffer, A. (1975). Populating the Galilee and preservation of environmental quality. Teva VeEretz, 17, 185-187.  (Hebrew)


Soffer, A. (1981). Populating Israel's mountains while preserving their environmental quality. Environmental Conservation, 8(2), 151-158. 


Soffer, A. (1988). Population projections in the land of Israel. Middle East Review, 20(4), 43-49. 


Soffer, A. (1991). Use of the integrative methodology in studies of the Israeli-Arab population. The Pennsylvania Geographer, 24(1), 38-52. 


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Sonis, M. (1968). Significance of entropy measures of homogeneity for the analysis of population redistributions. Geographical Problems. Mathematics in Human Geography, 77, 44-63.  (Russian)


Sonis, M. (1970). Analysis of concrete states of linear geographical systems. Moscow University Vestnik, 4, 24-37.  (Russian)


Sonis, M. (1972). Behavior of the States of Linear Systems: Russian and East European Research Center.  (Russian)


Sonis, M., and Reichman, S. (1976). Examination of sensitivity of Israeli population distribution master plan. Jerusalem: Ministry of Transportation. (Hebrew)


Sonis, M. (1978). Analysis of spatial population distributions. In L.A. Kosinski, A. Naukkarinen, and J.W. Webb (Eds.), Policies of Population Distribution. 


Sonis, M. (1979). Qualitative methods and the future of geography. Contemporary and Future Geography, 1, 50-53. 


Sonis, M. (1981). Space and time in the geography of aging. In D.A. Griffith and R. Mackinnon (Eds.), Dynamic Spatial Models (pp. 132-156). Nijhoff: Noordhoff-Plenum. 


Sonis, M. (1988). Interregional migration of the Israeli Jewish population, 1965-1980. In W. Weidkich and G. Haag (Eds.), Interregional Migration - Dynamic Theory and Comparative Analysis (pp. 155-184). Berlin: Springer Verlag. 


Sonis, M. (1989). Societal evaluation and academic status of human geography: The quest for new paradigm. Economish Geografisch Institut Discussiestukken, 89(23), 1-14. 


Sonis, M. (1990). Societal and academic status of human geography: Lines for the future. Horizons in Geography, 28-29, 8-16.  (Hebrew)


Stern, E., and Sonis, M. (1980). Relative population growth process in the Negev. Studies in the Geography of Israel, 11, 179-194.  (Hebrew)


Stern, E., and Sonis, M. (1981). Population changes in a growth center region with reference to the Israeli Negev. GeoJournal, 5(2), 261-268. 


Stern, E. (1981). Relative population change determinants and redistribution policy: The Israeli example. The South African Geographer, 9, 2. 


Taaffe, E.J., Krakover, S., and Gauthier, H.L. (1992). Interactions between spread-and-backwash, population turnaround, and corridor effects in the inter-metropolitan periphery. Urban Geography, 13, 503-533. 


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Waterman, S. (1986). The distribution of Jews in the United Kingdom, 1984. Geography, 71, 60-65. 


Waterman, S., and Kosmin, B.A. (1986). Mapping an unenumerated population - Jews in London. Ethnic and Racial Studies, 9, 484-501. 


Waterman, S. (1992). The geographic expansion of Jewish communities and its implication for social cohesion and community organization. In S. DellaPergola and L. Cohen (Eds.), World Jewish Population: Trends and Policies (pp. 106-111). Jerusalem: Institute of Contemporary Jewry, the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. 


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Werczberger, E. (1993). Protected tenants in the Tel-Aviv district according to the 1983 census. In D. Nachmias and G. Menachem (Eds.), Tel-Aviv Research (pp. 125-146). Tel-Aviv: Ramot publishers.  (Hebrew)


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