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The Resource Six billion plus : world population in the twenty-first century, K. Bruce Newbold

Six billion plus : world population in the twenty-first century, K. Bruce Newbold

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Six billion plus : world population in the twenty-first century
Title
Six billion plus
Title remainder
world population in the twenty-first century
Statement of responsibility
K. Bruce Newbold
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Recognizing that world population growth will be explosive well into the twenty-first century, Six Billion Plus offers a geographical and global perspective on the profound implications of this trend. This compact, balanced, and accessible text focuses on the key factors that will shape the global environment in the decades to come, including population fertility, epidemics like HIV/AIDS, legal and illegal immigration, refugee flows, scarce resources, and the potential for conflict. This fully updated edition will be an invaluable resource for all readers concerned with the intertwined
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1964-
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Newbold, K. Bruce
Dewey number
363.9
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HB849.53
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Human geography in the new millennium
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Population forecasting
  • Population geography
  • Population
  • Public health
  • Social prediction
  • Twenty-first century
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Population
  • Population forecasting
  • Population geography
  • Public health
  • Social prediction
  • Twenty-first century
Label
Six billion plus : world population in the twenty-first century, K. Bruce Newbold
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Sub-title on 2002 ed.: Population issues in the twenty-first century
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 231-233) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : the world of child six billion -- Fertility and state policy -- The (un?)certainty of death and disease -- The impact of HIV and AIDS -- Immigration : closing or opening the door? -- Refugees, asylees, and IDPS: the growing crisis -- Population, economic growth, resources, and the environment -- The potential for conflict -- Conclusion : five demographic forces that will shape the world
Control code
856934966
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 245 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781461642701
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations '
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)856934966
Label
Six billion plus : world population in the twenty-first century, K. Bruce Newbold
Publication
Note
Sub-title on 2002 ed.: Population issues in the twenty-first century
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 231-233) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : the world of child six billion -- Fertility and state policy -- The (un?)certainty of death and disease -- The impact of HIV and AIDS -- Immigration : closing or opening the door? -- Refugees, asylees, and IDPS: the growing crisis -- Population, economic growth, resources, and the environment -- The potential for conflict -- Conclusion : five demographic forces that will shape the world
Control code
856934966
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 245 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781461642701
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations '
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)856934966

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