9780495096375

Population An Introduction to Concepts and Issues

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    9780495096375

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    0495096377

  • Edition: 10th
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 7/31/2007
  • Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing
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Summary

This low-cost THOMSON ADVANTAGE BOOKS version of POPULATION introduces you to population issues, concepts and theories. While keeping larger population issues in perspective, the text closely examines key factors in population processes, from fertility and mortality rates to agricultural production and urbanization. The text addresses both population problems and potential solutions, and includes intriguing essays, interesting examples, and up-to-date Internet resources.

Table of Contents

Demographic Perspective
Introduction to Demography
Global Population Trends
Demographic Perspectives
Demographic Data
Population Processes
The Mortality Transition
The Fertility Transition
The Migration Transition
Population Structure and Characteristics
The Age Transition
Population Aging
The Family and Household Transition
The Urban Transition
Using the Demographic Perspective
Population and the Environment
Coping With Demographic Change
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