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Analyzing the global population crisis : asking questions, evaluating evidence, and designing solutions

Author: Philip Steele
Publisher: New York : Cavendish Square, 2019. ©2017
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : English : First EditionView all editions and formats
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"The world's population has more than doubled in the past fifty years, which has strained natural resources, increased pollution, and harmed many plants and animals. This book examines demography around the world, covering immigration, refugees, urbanization, poverty, trade, and access to water and food. Controversial issues such as eugenics and abortion are also discussed in terms of their impact on population and  Read more...
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Material Type: Elementary and junior high school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Philip Steele
ISBN: 9781502639417 1502639416 1502639424 9781502639424
OCLC Number: 1076361562
Notes: Includes glossary and index.
Description: 48 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
Contents: It's time to talk --
Humans --
People, places, planet --
Precious resources --
Population policy --
Future worlds.
Responsibility: Philip Steele.

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"The world's population has more than doubled in the past fifty years, which has strained natural resources, increased pollution, and harmed many plants and animals. This book examines demography around the world, covering immigration, refugees, urbanization, poverty, trade, and access to water and food. Controversial issues such as eugenics and abortion are also discussed in terms of their impact on population and birth rates, providing readers with various perspectives to critique this complex issue."--Amazon.com.

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