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The Resource What to expect when no one's expecting : America's coming demographic disaster, Jonathan V. Last

What to expect when no one's expecting : America's coming demographic disaster, Jonathan V. Last

Label
What to expect when no one's expecting : America's coming demographic disaster
Title
What to expect when no one's expecting
Title remainder
America's coming demographic disaster
Statement of responsibility
Jonathan V. Last
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Look around you and think for a minute: Is America too crowded?For years, we have been warned about the looming danger of overpopulation: people jostling for space on a planet that's busting at the seams and running out of oil and food and land and everything else. It's all bunk. The "population bomb" never exploded. Instead, statistics from around the world make clear that since the 1970s, we've been facing exactly the opposite problem: people are having too few babies. Population growth has been slowing for two generations. The world's population will peak, and then begin
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1974-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Last, Jonathan V.
Dewey number
304.60973/01
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HB3505
LC item number
.L37 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Population forecasting
  • Age distribution (Demography)
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Age distribution (Demography)
  • Population
  • Population forecasting
  • United States
Label
What to expect when no one's expecting : America's coming demographic disaster, Jonathan V. Last
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
INTRODUCTION: One Child for All!; CHAPTER ONE: America's Falling Fertility; CHAPTER TWO: The Roots of One-Child; CHAPTER THREE: SEX! (and maybe marriage); CHAPTER FOUR: What You Can, and Cannot, Measure; CHAPTER FIVE: Very Bad Things; CHAPTER SIX: The Bright Side; CHAPTER SEVEN: Domestic Politics, Foreign Policy; CHAPTER EIGHT: Losing Battles(What Not to Do); CHAPTER NINE: How to Make Babies; Acknowledgments; Notes; Index
Control code
828303833
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
1 online resource (230 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781594036545
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
774e599c-b079-48cd-afc5-42b81be7fe75
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)828303833
Label
What to expect when no one's expecting : America's coming demographic disaster, Jonathan V. Last
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
INTRODUCTION: One Child for All!; CHAPTER ONE: America's Falling Fertility; CHAPTER TWO: The Roots of One-Child; CHAPTER THREE: SEX! (and maybe marriage); CHAPTER FOUR: What You Can, and Cannot, Measure; CHAPTER FIVE: Very Bad Things; CHAPTER SIX: The Bright Side; CHAPTER SEVEN: Domestic Politics, Foreign Policy; CHAPTER EIGHT: Losing Battles(What Not to Do); CHAPTER NINE: How to Make Babies; Acknowledgments; Notes; Index
Control code
828303833
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
1 online resource (230 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781594036545
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
774e599c-b079-48cd-afc5-42b81be7fe75
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)828303833

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