Volume 22 - Article 18 | Pages 539-548

Arthur Roger Thatcher's contributions to longevity research: A Reflexion

By Jean-Marie Robine, Siu Lan Karen Cheung, Shiro Horiuchi

Print this page  

 

References

Anonymous (1986). Retirement: Mr. A.R. Thatcher CB. Population Trends 46: 13-14.

Download reference in RIS | BibTeX

Canudas-Romo, V. (2008). The modal age at death and the shifting mortality hypothesis. Demographic Research 19(30): 1179-1204.

Weblink doi:10.4054/DemRes. 2008.19.30
Download reference in RIS | BibTeX

Canudas-Romo, V. (2010). Three measures of longevity: time trends and record values. Demography 47(2) (forthcoming).

Download reference in RIS | BibTeX

Cheung, S.L.K. (2003). Scalar expansion and normal longevity in Hong Kong. [PhD Thesis]. Hong Kong: Hong Kong University of Science and Technology.

Download reference in RIS | BibTeX

Cheung, S.L.K. and Robine, J.-M. (2007). Increase in common longevity and the compression of mortality: The case of Japan. Population Studies 61(1): 85-97.

Weblink doi:10.1080/00324720601103833
Download reference in RIS | BibTeX

Cheung, S.L.K., Robine, J.-M., and Caselli, G. (2008). The use of cohort and period data to analyze change in normal longevity in low mortality countries. Genus LXIV(1-2): 101-129.

Download reference in RIS | BibTeX

Cheung, S.L.K., Robine, J.-M., Paccaud, F., and Marazzi, A. (2009). Dissecting the compression of mortality in Switzerland, 1876-2005. Demographic Research 21(19): 569-598.

Weblink doi:10.4054/DemRes.2009.21.19
Download reference in RIS | BibTeX

Cheung, S.L.K., Robine, J.-M., Tu, E.J.C., and Caselli, G. (2005). Three dimension of the survival curve: Horizontalization, verticalization, and longevity extension. Demography 42(2): 243-258.

Weblink doi:10.1353/dem.2005.0012
Download reference in RIS | BibTeX

Cutler, R.G. (1985). Biology of aging and longevity. Gerontologica Biomedica Acta 1: 35-61.

Download reference in RIS | BibTeX

Fries, J.F. (1980). Aging, natural death, and the compression of morbidity. The New England Journal of Medicine 303(3): 130-135.

Download reference in RIS | BibTeX

Gompertz, B. (1825). On the nature of the function expressive of the law of human mortality, and on a new mode of determining the value of life contingencies. Philosophical Transaction of the Royal Society of London 115: 513-585.

Weblink doi:10.1098/rstl.1825.0026
Download reference in RIS | BibTeX

Hayflick, L. (1994). All you ever wanted to know about aging but were afraid to ask: How and why we age. New York: Ballantine Books.

Download reference in RIS | BibTeX

Horiuchi, S. (2003). Interspecies differences in the life span distribution: Humans versus invertebrates. In: Carey, J.R. and Tuljapurkar, S. (eds.). Population and Development Review 29(Supplement). : 127-151.

Download reference in RIS | BibTeX

Humphrey, G.T. (1970). Mortality at the oldest ages. Journal of the Institute of Actuaries 96: 105-119.

Weblink http://www.actuaries.org.uk/__data/assets/pdf ...
Download reference in RIS | BibTeX

Kannisto, V. (1988). On the survival of centenarians and the span of life. Population Studies 42(3): 389-406.

Weblink doi:10.1080/0032472031000143546
Download reference in RIS | BibTeX

Kannisto, V. (1994). Development of oldest-old mortality, 1950-1990: Evidence from 28 developed countries. Odense: Odense University Press (Monographs on Population Aging, 1).

Download reference in RIS | BibTeX

Kannisto, V. (1996). The advancing frontier of survival life tables for old age. Odense: Odense University Press (Monographs on Population Aging, 3).

Download reference in RIS | BibTeX

Kannisto, V. (2000). Measuring the compression of mortality. Demographic Research 3(6).

Weblink doi:10.4054/DemRes.2000.3.6
Download reference in RIS | BibTeX

Kannisto, V. (2001). Mode and dispersion of the length of life. Population: An English Selection 13(1): 159-171.

Download reference in RIS | BibTeX

Kannisto, V. (2006). Central and dispersion indicators of individual life duration: New methods. In: Robine, J.-M., Crimmins, E.M., Horiuchi, S., and Zeng, Y. (eds.). Human longevity, individual life duration, and the growth of the oldest-old population. Springer Netherlands: 111-129.

Weblink doi:10.1007/978-1-4020-4848-7_5
Download reference in RIS | BibTeX

Kannisto, V., Lauristen, J., Thatcher, A.R., and Vaupel, J.W. (1994). Reductions in mortality at advanced ages: Several decades of evidence from 27 countries. Population and Development Review 20(4): 793-810.

Weblink doi:10.2307/2137662
Download reference in RIS | BibTeX

Laslett, P. (1999). The bewildering history of the history of longevity. In: Jeune, B. and Vaupel, J.W. (eds.). Validation of exceptional longevity. Odense: Odense University Press: 23-40.

Download reference in RIS | BibTeX

Lexis, W. (1878). Sur la durée normale de la vie humaine et sur la théorie de la stabilité des rapports statistiques. Annales de Démographie Internationale 2(5): 447-460.

Download reference in RIS | BibTeX

Maier, H., Gampe, J., Jeune, B., Robine, J.-M., and Vaupel, J.W. (2010). Supercentenarians. Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer Verlag (Springer Demographic Research Monographs. 1st edition).

Download reference in RIS | BibTeX

Makeham, W.M. (1860). On the law of mortality and the construction of annuity tables. Journal of the Institute of Actuaries and Assurance Magazine 8: 301-310.

Download reference in RIS | BibTeX

Redington, F.M. (1969). An exploration into patterns of mortality. Journal of the Institute of Actuaries 95: 243-317.

Weblink http://www.actuaries.org.uk/__data/assets/pdf ...
Download reference in RIS | BibTeX

Robine, J.-M. and Saito, Y. (2009). The number of centenarians in Europe. European papers on the New Welfare – the counter-ageing society 13, October 2009 – Steps towards the European Welfare: 47-62.

Weblink http://www.newwelfare.org/eng/wp-content/pdf/n13.pdf
Download reference in RIS | BibTeX

Rosenbaum, S. (2001). Precursors of the Journal of the Royal Statistical Society. Journal of the Royal Statistical Society: Series D (The Statistician) 50(4): 457-466.

Weblink doi:10.1111/1467-9884.00290
Download reference in RIS | BibTeX

Thatcher, A.R. (1971). British Labour Statistics: Historical Abstract 1886-1968. London: HMSO.

Download reference in RIS | BibTeX

Thatcher, A.R. (1976). The Station Stones at Stonehenge. Antiquity 50(198): 144-146.

Download reference in RIS | BibTeX

Thatcher, A.R. (1978). Five integers which sum in pairs to squares. The Mathematical Gazette 62(419): 25-29.

Weblink doi:10.2307/3617620
Download reference in RIS | BibTeX

Thatcher, A.R. (1981). Centenarians. Population Trends 25: 11-14.

Download reference in RIS | BibTeX

Thatcher, A.R. (1982). Newtonian cosmology and Friedman’s equation. European Journal of Physics 3(4): 202-205.

Weblink doi:10.1088/0143-0807/3/4/002
Download reference in RIS | BibTeX

Thatcher, A.R. (1983). How many people have ever lived on earth? In: 44th Session of the International Statistical Institute, Madrid, September 1983. Contributed papers 2: 841-843.

Download reference in RIS | BibTeX

Thatcher, A.R. (1992). Trends in numbers and mortality at high ages in England and Wales. Population Studies 46(3): 411-426.

Weblink doi:10.1080/0032472031000146426
Download reference in RIS | BibTeX

Thatcher, A.R. (1997). Trends and prospects at very high ages. In: Charlton, J. and Murphy, M. (eds.). The health of adult Britain 1841-1994. London: The Stationery Office (Volumes 1 and 2).

Download reference in RIS | BibTeX

Thatcher, A.R. (1999a). The demography of centenarians in England and Wales. Population Trends 96: 5-12.

Download reference in RIS | BibTeX

Thatcher, A.R. (1999b). Katherine Plunket: A well documented supercentenarian in 1930. In: Jeune, B. and Vaupel, J.W. (eds.). Validation of exceptional longevity. Odense: Odense University Press: 135-138.

Download reference in RIS | BibTeX

Thatcher, A.R. (1999c). The long-term pattern of adult mortality and the highest attained age. Journal of Royal Statistic Society: Series A (Statistics in Society) 162(1): 5-43.

Weblink doi:10.1111/1467-985X.00119
Download reference in RIS | BibTeX

Thatcher, A.R. (2001). The demography of centenarians in England and Wales. Population and Development Review 13(1): 139-156.

Weblink http://www.jstor.org/stable/3030263
Download reference in RIS | BibTeX

Thatcher, A.R. (2010). The growth of high ages in England and Wales 1635-2106. In: Maier, H., Gampe, J., Jeune, B., Robine, J.-M., and Vaupel, J.W. (eds.). Supercentenarians. Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer Verlag (Springer Demographic Research Monographs. 1st edition).

Download reference in RIS | BibTeX

Thatcher, A.R., Cheung, S.L.K., Horiuchi, S., and Robine, J.-M. (2010). The Compression of deaths above the mode. Demographic Research 22(17): 505-538.

Weblink doi:10.4054/DemRes.2010.22.17
Download reference in RIS | BibTeX

Thatcher, A.R., Kannisto, V., and Vaupel, J.W. (1998). The force of mortality at ages 80 to 120. Odense: Odense University Press (Monographs on Population Aging, 5).

Download reference in RIS | BibTeX

Vaupel, J.W. (2002). Dr. Väinö Kannisto: A Reflexion. Demographic Research 6(5): 87-90.

Weblink doi:10.4054/DemRes.2002.6.5
Download reference in RIS | BibTeX

Vaupel, J.W., Carey, J.R., Christensen, K., Johnson, T.E., Yashin, A.I., Holm, N.V., Iachine, I.A., Kannisto, V., Khazaeli, A.A., Liedo, P., Longo, V.D., Zeng, Y., Manton, K.G., and Curtsinger, J.W. (1998). Biodemographic trajectories of longevity. Science 280(5365): 855-860.

Weblink doi:10.1126/science.280.5365.855
Download reference in RIS | BibTeX

Vaupel, J.W. and Jeune, B. (1995). The emergence and proliferation of centenarians. In: Jeune, B. and Vaupel, J.W. (eds.). Exceptional longevity: From prehistory to the present. Odense: Odense University Press: 109-116 (Monographs on population Aging, 2).

Download reference in RIS | BibTeX

Walford, R. (1983). Maximum Life Span. New York: WW Norton & Company.

Download reference in RIS | BibTeX

Articles

»Volume 22

 

Jump to Article

Volume Page
Volume Article ID