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Hungry People and Empty Lands

An Essay on Population Problems and International Tensions

Edited by S. Chandrasekhar

Routledge – 2011 – 308 pages

Series: Routledge Library Editions: Development

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Description

First published in 1954, this reissue deals with the problem of international tensions arising from demographic and fertility differences, with special reference to such heavily populated Asian countries as China, Japan and India.

Reviews

‘A scholarly and scientific study of the very real difficulties of policies both to control and limit population growth and to relieve the pressures where they have become acute.’ – The Economic Journal

Contents

  1. The Demographic Cycle 2. World Demographic Disequilibrium 3. Demographic Danger Spots – Japan, China and India 4. Population and Food Supply 5. Population and Peace

Name: Hungry People and Empty Lands: An Essay on Population Problems and International Tensions (Hardback)Routledge 
Description: Edited by S. Chandrasekhar. First published in 1954, this reissue deals with the problem of international tensions arising from demographic and fertility differences, with special reference to such heavily populated Asian countries as China, Japan and India...
Categories: Development Economics, Health & Development, Development Policy, Development Theory