ERIC Number: ED123142
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1974
The Population Activist's Handbook.
Population Inst., Washington, DC.
This handbook is a guide to effective action strategies on dealing with overpopulation. Divided into five sections, the book outlines programs, suggests references, and lists resources that are helpful for thinking and for planning action on population issues. Section one focuses on strategies to change the current population policy choices made in families, businesses, churches, schools, and government agencies. Section two outlines possible strategies for school programs on population and lists resources and organizations to help develop these programs. Section three describes various programs across the nation designed to provide birth control information and services. Section four describes activities of high school students in the areas of policy, education, and birth control services. Section five examines the worldwide population crisis and suggests ways to make American citizens more aware of the problem. (DE)
Descriptors: Activism, Change Strategies, Community Action, Family Planning, Global Approach, Higher Education, Policy Formation, Population Education, Population Growth, Program Descriptions, Public Policy, Resource Materials, Secondary Education, Social Action
The Population Institute, 110 Maryland Avenue, N.E., Washington, D.C. 20003 ($4.95)
Publication Type: Books
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Population Inst., Washington, DC.