LECTURES 21 AND 22-POPULATION AND ENVIRONMENT

LECTURES 21 AND 22-POPULATION AND ENVIRONMENT - Food supply...

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LECTURES 21 AND 22-POPULATION AND ENVIRONMENT The study of population - Demography is the scientific study of population. Sociologists are interested in how social factors affect population rates Malthus on Population - Food supply cannot keep pace population growth
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Unformatted text preview: Food supply grows in arithmetic progression while population grows in geometric progression Consequence of population growth: Poverty, hunger, famine etc Population growth should be checked...
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This note was uploaded on 04/23/2011 for the course SOC 101 taught by Professor Fakter during the Spring '11 term at BRAC University.

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