ERIC Number: ED454120
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: N/A
Human Population: Fundamentals of Growth and Change.
Stauffer, Cheryl Lynn, Ed.
This booklet focuses on eight elements of population dynamics: "Population Growth and Distribution"; "Natural Increase and Future Growth"; "Effect of Migration on Population Growth"; "Three Patterns of Population Change"; "Patterns of World Urbanization"; "The Status of Women"; "World Health"; and "Environmental Relationships." Charts and graphs supplement each topic with one full-size chart suitable for class distribution or transparencies. A series of defined terms and a frequently asked question accompany each topic. The most recent "World Population Data Sheet" and a teacher's guide, which contains information and questions for class discussion, accompany the booklet. (BT)
Descriptors: Demography, Females, Foreign Countries, Futures (of Society), Health, Human Geography, Middle Schools, Population Growth, Secondary Education, Social Studies, Socioeconomic Status, Urban Population, World Problems
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Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Sponsor: Minneapolis Foundation, MN.
Authoring Institution: Population Reference Bureau, Inc., Washington, DC.