This book focuses on how the population crisis as a governing apparatus was assembled as a particular form of Malthusian rationality. A central argument is that U.S. leadership in governing the population crisis required both a global and local appreciation of population dynamics.
Introduction 1. The Malthusian Couple 2. Developing the Population Apparatus 3. Containing Malthus 4. Greening the Population Apparatus 5. Malthus Travels