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Population problems

Landis, Paul Henry

Population problems

a cultural interpretation

by Landis, Paul Henry

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  • 13 Currently reading

Published by American Book Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Population

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Paul H. Landis.
    SeriesAmerican sociology series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHB881 .L3 1954
    The Physical Object
    Pagination554 p.
    Number of Pages554
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6149703M
    LC Control Number54000513
    OCLC/WorldCa970919

    demography (dĬmŏg´rəfē), science of human aphy represents a fundamental approach to the understanding of human society. Its primary tasks are to ascertain the number of people in a given area, to determine what change that number represents from a previous census, to explain the change, and to estimate the future trends of population changes. Population Growth Causes Multiple Environmental Problems According to Population Connection, population growth since is behind the clearing of 80 percent of rainforests, the loss of tens of thousands of plant and wildlife species, an increase in greenhouse gas emissions of some percent, and the development or commercialization of as Author: Larry West.

      Japan's Population Is In Rapid Decline New figures from the government show that the estimated count of babies born in has dropped to a historic low. . In his book An Essay on the Principle of Population, Malthus observed that an increase in a nation's food production improved the well-being of the populace, but the improvement was temporary because it led to population growth, which in turn restored the original per capita production other words, humans had a propensity to utilize abundance for population growth rather than for Alma mater: Jesus College, Cambridge.

    Human overpopulation (or population overshoot) is when there are too many people for the environment to sustain (with food, drinkable water, breathable air, etc.).In more scientific terms, there is overshoot when the ecological footprint of a human population in a geographical area exceeds that place's carrying capacity, damaging the environment faster than it can be repaired by nature. SOLVING POPULATION HEALTH PROBLEMS THROUGH COLLABORATION. ISBN: Paperback. Product Code: POPHLTHPB Paperback. More than 50 population health experts have come together to provide key insights into how to address population health issues and challenges in a collaborative way in the new book, Solving Population Health Problems through .


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