The Resource Global population : history, geopolitics, and life on earth, Alison Bashford

Global population : history, geopolitics, and life on earth, Alison Bashford

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Global population : history, geopolitics, and life on earth
Title
Global population
Title remainder
history, geopolitics, and life on earth
Statement of responsibility
Alison Bashford
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Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Concern about the size of the world's population did not begin with the Baby Boomers. Overpopulation as a conceptual problem originated after World War I and was understood as an issue with far-reaching ecological, agricultural, economic, and geopolitical consequences. This study traces the idea of a world population problem as it developed from the 1920s through the 1950s, long before the late-1960s notion of a postwar ?population bomb." Drawing on international conference transcripts, the volume reconstructs the twentieth-century discourse on population as an international issue concern
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MiAaPQ
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1963-
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Bashford, Alison
Dewey number
304.6
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
HB849.44
LC item number
.B37 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
  • Columbia studies in international and global history
  • Columbia studies in international and global history Global population
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  • Population
  • Population
  • Population
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Global population : history, geopolitics, and life on earth, Alison Bashford
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Publication
Copyright
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Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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online resource
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cr
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text
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txt
Contents
Introduction: Life and earth -- Confined in room : a spatial history of malthusianism -- War and peace : population, territory, and living space -- Density : universes with definite limits -- Migration : world population and the global color line -- Waste lands : sovereignty and the anticolonial history of world population -- Life on earth : ecology and the cosmo-politics of population -- Soil and food : agriculture and the fertility of the earth -- Sex : the geopolitics of birth control -- The species : human difference and global eugenics -- Food and freedom : a new world of plenty? -- Life and death : the biopolitical solution to a geopolitical problem -- Universal rights? Population control and the powers of reproductive freedom -- Conclusion: Population in the space age
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (481 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231519526
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
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  • (CKB)3710000000078982
  • (EBL)1603509
  • (SSID)ssj0001083001
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12457002
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001083001
  • (PQKBWorkID)11101937
  • (PQKB)10915085
  • (StDuBDS)EDZ0000744847
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1603509
  • (EXLCZ)993710000000078982
Label
Global population : history, geopolitics, and life on earth, Alison Bashford
Publication
Copyright
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
Introduction: Life and earth -- Confined in room : a spatial history of malthusianism -- War and peace : population, territory, and living space -- Density : universes with definite limits -- Migration : world population and the global color line -- Waste lands : sovereignty and the anticolonial history of world population -- Life on earth : ecology and the cosmo-politics of population -- Soil and food : agriculture and the fertility of the earth -- Sex : the geopolitics of birth control -- The species : human difference and global eugenics -- Food and freedom : a new world of plenty? -- Life and death : the biopolitical solution to a geopolitical problem -- Universal rights? Population control and the powers of reproductive freedom -- Conclusion: Population in the space age
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (481 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231519526
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)3710000000078982
  • (EBL)1603509
  • (SSID)ssj0001083001
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12457002
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001083001
  • (PQKBWorkID)11101937
  • (PQKB)10915085
  • (StDuBDS)EDZ0000744847
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1603509
  • (EXLCZ)993710000000078982

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