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How Many People Can the Earth Support?

Joel E. Cohen
Format
Book
Published
New York : Norton, c1995.
Edition
1st ed
Language
English
ISBN
0393038629
Contents
  • Past human population growth
  • Four evolutions in population growth
  • The uniqueness of the present relative to the past
  • Future human population growth
  • Projection methods
  • Scenarios of future population
  • The human carrying capacity of the earth
  • Eight estimates
  • A survey of four centuries
  • Human choices
  • Water
  • Natural constraints and time
  • Appendices.
Description
x, 532 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. [481]-504) and index.
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