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Prospects and pitfalls in open demography

Demography is used by democratic governments to exercise control. Whatever results the administration and courts deem necessary to release to the public may be handy for civil society analysts and activists. However critical thinkers may disagree with many ways that governments classify and colonise the human experience. I will talk about the connection between open demography and governance. I will discuss the source of demographic methodologies. I will consider the prospects and pitfalls of open demography.

Fred Michna

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