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
Table of Contents
- The Demographic Cycle 2. World Demographic Disequilibrium 3. Demographic Danger Spots – Japan, China and India 4. Population and Food Supply 5. Population and Peace
About the Series
Routledge Library Editions: Development will re-issue works which address economic, political and social aspects of development. Published over more than four decades these books trace the emergence of development as one of the most important contemporary issues and one of the key areas of study for modern social science.
BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
- BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / General
- BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Development / Economic Development
- BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Development / Sustainable Development