1st Edition

Hungry People and Empty Lands
An Essay on Population Problems and International Tensions

ISBN 9781138880825
Published April 10, 2015 by Routledge
308 Pages

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Book 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.

Table of 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

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     ‘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