Hungry People and Empty Lands
An Essay on Population Problems and International Tensions
Edited by S. Chandrasekhar
Published November 26th 2010 by Routledge – 308 pages
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.
‘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