Social Consequences of Population Dynamics
General Catalog Course Title:
Social Consequences of Population Dynamics
Terms Offered:
Fall 2015
Course Thread: 
Sciences and Society
Instructor: 
Lawton, Leora

 Introduction to population issues and the field of demography, with emphasis on historical patterns of population growth and change during the industral era. Topics covered include the demographic transition, resource issues, economic development, the environment, population control, family planning, birth control, family and gender, aging, intergenerational transfers, and international migration. 

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