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Author Münz, Rainer, 1954-

Common Titl Wie schnell wächst die Zahl der Menschen? Weltbevölkerung und weltweite Migration. English
Title Overcrowded world? : global population and international migration / Rainer Münz and Albert F. Reiterer ; translated by Julia Schweizer ; Klaus Wiegandt, general editor

Publ Info London : Haus, 2009
 RWU Main Library  HB871 .M874 2009    AVAILABLE
Descript xxiv, 324 pages : illustrations, maps ; 19 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Sustainability project
Sustainability project (London, England)
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 292-302)
Contents Introduction : past, present, and future of the global population -- The global population from prehistoric to early modern times : between "nature" and "culture" -- The new globalism : 1800 to 1950 -- 1950 to 2050 : peak and slowdown of global population growth -- Spatial mobility and international migration -- Urbanization and migration from rural to urban areas -- Demographic politics, family planning, reproductive health -- Health, illness, and death -- From a growing to an aging population -- Too many people
Note Translated from the German
LC subject Overpopulation
Population -- Social aspects
Population -- Economic aspects
Population aging
Population forecasting
Add Author Schweizer, Julia
Reiterer, Albert F
Wiegandt, Klaus
ISBN 9781906598105 (pbk.)
190659810X (pbk.)