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Population, environment, and society

by W. D. Borrie

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Published by Auckland University Press in [Auckland] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Developing countries
    • Subjects:
    • Population,
    • Human ecology,
    • Developing countries -- Population

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementW. D. Borrie.
      SeriesThe Sir Douglas Robb lectures ;, 1972
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHB871 .B586
      The Physical Object
      Pagination106 p. ;
      Number of Pages106
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5110729M
      ISBN 100196477301
      LC Control Number74183254

      Population-Environment Research Network (PERN) is an internet-based community that is open and free to all who are interested in population-environment research. The Network is managed by the Center for International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN) at Columbia University, which hosts our website ().Followers:   The Environment and Society The subfield of environmental sociology studies the way humans interact with their environments. This field is closely related to human ecology, which focuses on the relationship between people and their built and natural environment.

      Population, health and environment (PHE) projects acknowledge and address the complex connections between humans, their health, and their environment. The key objective of these projects is to simultaneously improve access to health services while also helping communities manage their natural resources in ways that improve their health and. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xvi, pages illustrations 23 cm: Contents: Organization for survival: an ecological problem --Human ecology / Amos H. Hawley --Toward a theoretical system of human ecology / Jack P. Gibbs and Walter T. Martin --The adaptive potentialities of man / Rene Dubos --Population, environment, social organization: the raw materials.

        This book will attempt to discuss some of the measures that will help us to stabilize global population and to achieve a sustainable global society. Most of the material is new, but I have made use of book chapters and articles that I have previously written on these issues. For most of our history humans lived pretty much by bare subsistence. When culture, civilization and early technology, such as farming, came about, people starved less and were able to begin to live longer and learn more. That trend continues toda.


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