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Beyond Six Billion

Forecasting the World's Population

Beyond Six Billion( )
Author: National Research Council Staff,
Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education Commission,
Population Committee,
Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education Staff,
Panel on Population Projections Staff,
Editor: Bongaarts, John
Bulatao, Rodolfo A.
Publication Date:Oct 2000
Publisher:National Academies Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $55.00
Book Description:

Is rapid world population growth actually coming to an end? As population growth and its consequences have become front-page issues, projections of slowing growth from such institutions as the United Nations and the World Bank have been called into question. Beyond Six Billion asks what such projections really say, why they say it, whether they can be trusted, and whether they can be improved. The book includes analysis of how well past U.N. and World Bank...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Social Science / Demography
Political Science / Public Policy / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 x 0.87 Inches
Book Weight:1.2 Pounds

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