Theories of Population

Theories of Population - This theorstates that man is...

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Theories of Population These are theories to explain the patterns of population growth in different countries of the world. 1. Biological Theory: This theory states that man is like any other living thing. He is incapable of controlling his growth in numbers. 2. Cultural Theory:
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Unformatted text preview: This theorstates that man is rational and uses his intellect yo control his growth in numbers, eg the one-child policy in China 3. Economic Theory: Based on Marxist-Leninist theories, it supposes that growth in population is as a result of a demand for labor....
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