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EAN: 9781405146968 Publication Name: Concise History of WORLD Population
Item Length: 9in. Publisher: Wiley & Sons, Incorporated, John
Publication Year: 2006 Type: Textbook
Format: Perfect Language: English
Item Height: 0.9in. Author: Massimo Livi-Bacci
Features: Revised Item Width: 6in.
Item Weight: 16 Oz Number of Pages: 296 Pages

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The new edition of this standard history of world population has been updated to include projections to the year 2050. It includes the latest data on fertility and infant mortality and a new section on migration has been added. The discussion of America is completely rewritten to give a fuller view of the past, including reference to the slave trade, and coverage of China has been expanded. Includes new sections on migration - an emerging issue for rich and poor countries alike - and the impact of HIV. Provides the latest data on fertility and infant mortality. Discussion of America is completely rewritten to give a fuller view of the past, including reference to the slave trade, and coverage of China has been expanded. Updates the quantitative material and bibliography.
Product Identifiers
PublisherWiley & Sons, Incorporated, John
ISBN-101405146966
ISBN-139781405146968
eBay Product ID (ePID)51257876
Product Key Features
AuthorMassimo Livi-Bacci
Publication NameConcise History of WORLD Population
FormatPerfect
LanguageEnglish
FeaturesRevised
Publication Year2006
TypeTextbook
Number of Pages296 Pages
Dimensions
Item Length9in.
Item Height0.9in.
Item Width6in.
Item Weight16 Oz
Additional Product Features
Lc Classification NumberHb871.L56513 2007
Edition DescriptionRevised Edition
Edition Number4
Reviews"This is one of the best recent texts on population changes: it deserves the widest readership." TEGNews, "This is one of the best recent texts on population changes: it deserves the widest readership." TEGNews "Professor Livi-Bacci is a veritable expert at being able to impart his knowledge to the student community. A Concise History of World Population is noted for its clarity and depth, as Livi-Bacci transfers complicated ideas to the page in cogent and well-defined terms, speaking to his readers in a style that inspires deeper introspection of a subject that will affect them long after they have left the classroom. Recommended a primary text in all courses that study population patterns." The Electric Review "An important book for people who are interested in demography and history, and can be used as a valuable reference." Journal of Population Research, This is one of the best recent texts on population changes: it deserves the widest readership." TEGNewsProfessor Livi-Bacci is a veritable expert at being able to impart his knowledge to the student community. A Concise History of World Population is noted for its clarity and depth, as Livi-Bacci transfers complicated ideas to the page in cogent and well-defined terms, speaking to his readers in a style that inspires deeper introspection of a subject that will affect them long after they have left the classroom. Recommended a primary text in all courses that study population patterns."he Electric Review
Original LanguageItalian
Table of ContentList of Figures List of Tables Preface 1. The Space and Strategy of Demographic Growth 1 Humans and Animals 2 Divide and Multiply 3 Jacopo Bichi and Domenica Del Buono, Jean Guyon and Mathurine Robin 4 Reproduction and Survival 5 The Space of Growth 6 Environmental Constraints 7 A Few Figures 2. Demographic Growth: Between Choice and Constraint 1 Constraint, Choice, Adaptation 2 From Hunters to Farmers: The Neolithic Demographic Transition 3 Black Death and Demographic Decline in Europe 4 The Tragedy of the American Indios: Old Microbes and New Populations Africa, America, and the Slave Trade 6 The French Canadians: A Demographic Success Story 7 Ireland and Japan: Two Islands, Two Histories 8 on the Threshold of the Contemporary World: China and Europe 3. Land, Labor, and Population 1 Diminishing Returns and Demographic Growth 2 Historical Confirmations 3 Demographic Pressure and Economic Development 4 More on Demographic Pressure and Development: Examples from the Stone Age to the Present Day 5 Space, Land, and Development 6 Population Size and Prosperity 7 Increasing or Decreasing Returns? 4. Toward Order and Efficiency: The Recent Demography of Europe and the Developed World 1 From Waste to Economy 2 From Disorder to Order: The Lengthening of Life 3 From High to Low Fertility 4 European Emigration: A Unique Phenomenon 5 A Summing Up: The Results of the Transition 6 Theoretical Considerations on the Relationship between Demographic and Economic Growth 7 More on the Relationship between Demographic and Economic Growth: Empirical Observations 5. The Populations of Poor Countries 1 An Extraordinary Phase 2 The Conditions of Survival 3 A Brief Geography of Fertility 4 The Conditions and Prospects for Fertility Decline and Demographic Policy 5 India and China 6 Fertilia and Sterilia 7 Explaining a Paradox 6. The Future 1 Population and Self-Regulation 2 The Numbers of the Future 3 The North--South Divide and International Migration 4 on Sustainability of Extended Survival 5 The Moving Limits 6 The Emerging Limits: Resources 7 The Emerging Limits: Environment 8 Calculations and Values Notes Select Bibliography Index
Copyright Date2006
Target AudienceScholarly & Professional
TopicDemography, WORLD
Lccn2005-037146
Dewey Decimal304.6
Dewey Edition23
IllustratedYes
GenreHistory, Social Science