ERIC Number: ED210182
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981-Nov
Reference Count: 0
World Population: Toward the Next Century.
Murphy, Elaine M.
The information and activities presented are designed to help teachers, students, and others better understand: (1) current and projected population patterns throughout the regions of the world; (2) ways in which populations change; (3) consequences of population change for individuals, families, societies, and the environment; and (4) the complexity of developing policies to deal with problems associated with population change. An essay, glossary of terms, and data sheet provide information for answering the questions and doing the activities included. Suggestions for further reading are provided. (Author/DC)
Descriptors: Developed Nations, Developing Nations, Elementary Secondary Education, Environmental Education, Global Approach, Interdisciplinary Approach, Learning Activities, Population Education, Population Trends, World Problems
Population Reference Bureau, 1337 Connecticut Ave., N.W., Washington, DC 20036 (single copy $1.00, two or more copies $0.75).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Population Reference Bureau, Inc., Washington, DC.
Note: Contains shaded charts and graphs and small print which may not reproduce well.