By K. Bruce Newbold

This compact and obtainable textual content offers a accomplished, issue-oriented creation to inhabitants geography. First grounding scholars within the basics, Bruce Newbold then explains the instruments and methods popular to explain and comprehend inhabitants options utilizing real-world concerns and occasions. Drawing on either U.S. and foreign instances, he explores such urgent issues as HIV/AIDS, overseas migration, refugee hobbies, fertility, mortality, source shortage, and clash. each bankruptcy contains either equipment and concentration sections to supply a closer dialogue of the tips and ideas constructed within the publication. additionally, a wide range of maps, tables, and figures illustrate and increase the instances. Newbold highlights the geographical perspective—with its skill to supply strong insights and bridge disparate issues—by emphasizing the jobs of area and position, situation, nearby ameliorations, and diffusion. Arguing that an realizing of inhabitants is vital to organize for the long run, this cogent textual content will offer upper-division undergraduates with a radical seize of the field.

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