How Many People Can the Earth Support? pdf epub fb2

How Many People Can the Earth Support? by Joel E. Cohen pdf epub fb2

How Many People Can the Earth Support? Author: Joel E. Cohen
Title: How Many People Can the Earth Support?
ISBN: 0393314952
ISBN13: 978-0393314953
Other Formats: rtf mbr txt azw
Pages: 544 pages
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company; Revised ed. edition (September 17, 1996)
Language: English
Category: Business & Money
Size PDF version: 1590 kb
Size EPUB version: 1435 kb
Subcategory: Economics




A compelling new analysis of world population issues and what the numbers tell us. . . .

With the world population now at 5.7 billion, and increasing by about 90 million per year, we have clearly entered a zone where we can see, and may well encounter, limits on the human carrying capacity of the Earth. In this penetrating analysis of one of the most crucial questions of our time, a leading scholar in the field reviews the history of world population growth and appraises what can be known about its future.