11 relations: Corpus Christi College, Cambridge, Demographic history, Fellow of the British Academy, Haroon Ahmed, Historical demography, Industrialisation, Leverhulme Medal (British Academy), Michael McCrum, Peter Laslett, Thomas Robert Malthus, Urbanization.
Corpus Christi College (full name: "The College of Corpus Christi and the Blessed Virgin Mary", often shortened to "Corpus", or previously "The Body") is a constituent college of the University of Cambridge.
Demographic history is the reconstructed record of human population in the past.
Fellowship of the British Academy (FBA) is an award granted by the British Academy to leading academics for their distinction in the humanities and social sciences.
Haroon Ahmed FREng (born 2 March 1936), is a prominent British Pakistani scientist in the fields of microelectronics and electrical engineering.
Historical demography is the quantitative study of human population in the past.
Industrialisation or industrialization is the period of social and economic change that transforms a human group from an agrarian society into an industrial society, involving the extensive re-organisation of an economy for the purpose of manufacturing.
The Leverhulme Medal and Prize is awarded by the British Academy every three years 'for a significant contribution to knowledge and understanding in a field within the humanities and social sciences'.
Michael William McCrum CBE (23 May 1924 – 16 February 2005) was an English academic and ancient historian who served as Vice-Chancellor of the University of Cambridge, Master of Corpus Christi College, Cambridge, and Head Master of Tonbridge School and Eton College.
Peter Laslett CBE (18 December 1915 – 8 November 2001) was an English historian.
Thomas Robert Malthus (13 February 1766 – 23 December 1834) was an English cleric and scholar, influential in the fields of political economy and demography.
Urbanization refers to the population shift from rural to urban residency, the gradual increase in the proportion of people living in urban areas, and the ways in which each society adapts to this change.