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Think About Our Population

Charles B. Nam

Think About Our Population

The Changing Face of America (Think Series)

by Charles B. Nam

  • 229 Want to read
  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Walker & Company .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Demography,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9),
  • Children"s Books - Young Adult Fiction,
  • Children"s Books/Young Adult Misc. Nonfiction,
  • Population,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages117
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7877183M
    ISBN 100802767540
    ISBN 109780802767547

    Ehrlich, told me recently that the book’s main contribution was to make population control “acceptable” as “a topic to debate.” But the book did far more than that.   A review of Factfulness: Ten Reasons We’re Wrong About the World – and Why Things Are Better Than You Think by Hans Rosling, with Ola Rosling and Anna Rosling Rönnlund. Flatiron Books (April ) pages. Charisma and upbeat messages about global trends made the late Hans Rosling (–), professor at Karolinska Institute in Sweden, .

    The U.S. population clock is based on a series of short-term projections for the resident population of the United States. This includes people whose usual residence is in the 50 states and the District of Columbia. These projections do not include members of the Armed Forces overseas, their dependents, or other U.S. citizens residing outside.   This depends on whether we want other life on Earth to survive too. If we do and we want to continue our current lifestyle, I think the answer is closer to 2 billion. Part of the reason that it is lower than the current population is because we use fossil fuel based fertiliser, which is a .

    CNN Founder Ted Turner: “A total world population of million people, a 95% decline from present levels, would be ideal.” 6. Japan’s Deputy Prime Minister Taro Aso about medical patients with serious illnesses: “You cannot sleep well when you think it’s all paid by the government. This won’t be solved unless you let them. Scientists need to encourage a deeper and more realistic interest in population growth on a finite planet and its effect on many of the major issues of our time. We ignore the implications of Author: The Oil Drum.


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