Population Growth

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1. World population growth over time.

7 Billion: How Did We Get So Big So Fast?

 

2. Demographic transition model.

3. Concept of overpopulation.

Overpopulation: A growing problem:

The effects of overpopulation

Innovations in Africa:

4. Managing population growth.

Managing population growth starts with slide 7:

A great website

A Case study – China’s one child policy:

A 25 minute long document

Social effects of China’s one child policy

Links:
http://geography.about.com/od/populationgeography/a/onechild.htm
http://www.china-mike.com/chinese-culture/society/one-child-policy/
http://factsanddetails.com/china.php?itemid=128&catid=4&subcatid=15
http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMhpr051833
http://grist.org/population/2011-08-30-busting-myths-about-chinas-one-child-policy/
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-pacific-11404623
http://web.mit.edu/lipoff/www/hapr/summer03_security/CHEN.pdf
http://www.businessweek.com/news/2011-04-29/china-says-population-growth-controlled-focuses-on-aging.html
http://www.asiapacificalliance.org/september-2009/157-chinas-60-years-of-change-managing-population-growth-.html

 

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