ERIC Number: ED328479
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1986-Oct
Population in Perspective: Regional Views. A Population Learning Series.
Population Reference Bureau, Inc., Washington, DC.
The world's population faces a series of problems that are similar in all countries, although more exacerbated in developing nations. This population study presents statistical facts and information concerning developed and developing nations and their populations, growth, the status of women, migration, the labor force, changing age structures, refugees, and food production. Regions covered are: (1) North America; (2) Western Europe; (3) The Soviet Union and Eastern Europe; (4) Asia and the Pacific; (5) Middle East and North Africa; (6) Sub-Saharan Africa; and (7) Latin America and the Caribbean. The report may be used for teaching about populations in regions of the world. (NL)
Descriptors: Demography, Developed Nations, Developing Nations, Environmental Education, Futures (of Society), Global Approach, Higher Education, Instructional Materials, Population Education, Resource Materials, Secondary Education, Social Studies, Womens Education, Womens Studies, World Problems
Population Reference Bureau, Inc., 1875 Connecticut Avenue, N.W., Suite 520, Washington, DC 20009 ($3.00 each, plus $1.00 shipping).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Population Reference Bureau, Inc., Washington, DC.