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Global Population Policy

From Population Control to Reproductive Rights (Global Health)

by Paige Whaley Eager

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Published by Ashgate Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Population & demography,
  • Sociology,
  • Social Science,
  • General,
  • Population policy

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages234
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7990770M
    ISBN 100754641627
    ISBN 109780754641629

    Population Policies. Global population trends are the combined result of billions of individual decisions about bearing a child?a decision that is influenced by many social, cultural, and religious factors in almost as many different ways as there are different countries and ethnic groups. Policies that affect population growth are often.


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Global Population Policy by Paige Whaley Eager Download PDF EPUB FB2

SThis book examines the history behind the formulation, implementation, and evaluation of population policies in the more developed, the less developed, and the least developed countries from until today, as well as their future s: 2.

The book highlights the role that the US and other developed countries play in affecting global population policy, looking in particular at the stance of the George W. Bush administration since taking by: This book examines the history behind the formulation, implementation, and evaluation of population policies in the more developed, the less developed, and the least developed countries from until today, as well as their future : Springer Netherlands.

Global Population Policy chapter 7 Norms, UN Global Conferences, and Constructivism This chapter addresses some broad normative questions regarding the value and utility of UN global conferences in effecting normative change and nascent norm : Paige Whaley Eager.

The book assembles a great deal of pertinent history and is well-documented The material is well-organized and carries through the important theme of normative change, making the book of interest to scholars in the field of global governance and not just population experts.'Cited by: Population policies are primarily a response to the anticipated consequences of fertility and mortality, and secondarily to internal and international migration that also modify the size, age composition, and regional distribution of the population.

From: Handbook of Development Economics, Background Global population is increasing by about percent per year, a growth rate (should it persist) that in less than half a century will double the number of people who live on the planet. On the other hand, modern medical techniques are producing life extension but not healthy life extension, and we are seeing numbers of old and chronically sick or disabled elderly people in.

A global repository of current abortion laws and policies for all countries in the world. World Population Policies An interactive online database containing population policy.

And he comes up with a much lower number for global population insomewhere between 8 billion and 9 billion. JI: Lutz has this saying that the. Between and world population is projected to increase by nearly billion, rising from billion to an estimated billion.

The vast majority of that projected increase—an estimated 97 percent—will occur in the developing world. Demography is not destiny, but population growth in the developing world is a challenge‐multiplier.

Even if overpopulation were to prove to be a problem, it is one with an expiration date: due to falling global birth rates, demographers estimate the world population will decrease in the long run. For most of human history, the world’s population grew so slowly that for most people alive, it would have felt static.

Between the year 1 andthe human population went from about million to about million; byit had barely hit one billion. A population policy is a policy that a country engages in in order to get its population to a level that it feels is optimal for it.

Though we often think of this in terms of policies that are. Drawing on international conference transcripts and personal and organizational archives, this book reconstructs the twentieth-century population problem in terms of migration, colonial expansion, globalization, and world food plans.

Population was a problem in which international relations and intimate relations were one. This has been drilled into our collective consciousness, certainly since Paul Ehrlichman’s bombshell book, The Population Bomb, in Over the decades the population explosion has been the stuff of both public policy planning and science fiction.

After all, who could forget Soylent Green. But think how different the world was in World Population Policies report is part of a series that provides comprehensive and up-to-date available information on the population policy situations and.

Global Population and Reproductive Health explores the inextricable link between population and reproductive health – a connection that is often overlooked – as well as their impact on global and local environmental issues and the need for integrated policies and. Genre/Form: Databases: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Global population policy database, New York: United Nations, Dept.

of International Economic and. 2This intellectual attitude is partly inspired by the success of population policies put in place between andat that time in the form of family-planning programs (in the global population was three billion people). These programs, combined with other socioeconomic advances (women’s education as well as their access to paid.

Similarly, a policy report for the European Commission found that "the impact of climate change on agricultural production in is negative but relatively small at the aggregated global.

The book provides numerous concrete examples from all over the world, and shows how population policies are actually implemented and what have been their successes as well as their constraints. Above all, the book highlights the importance of understanding underlying demographic trends when assessing the development prospects of any country.

by Max Kummerow. In Empty Planet: The Shock of Global Population Decline (Crown Publishing Group, New York, ) Darrell Bricker and John Ibbitson argue that population decline will bring many social and economic changes—some good, some bad. They assert that “In three decades, give or take global population starts to decline.”.

Reproductive Rights and Wrongs: The Global Politics of Population Control By Betsy Hartmann South End Press, (Revised edition). Sustainable Population Policy in the UK. Unsustainable population is a global problem requiring international solution. Individual nations face their own population challenges, however, and action by national governments will be key to securing a sustainable global population.

Over a total of fifteen pages, we reveal the methods by which the global elite is striving to decimate the population – even as you read. We shed light on the origin of this inhuman – in the truest sense of the word – attitude, which began more than a hundred years ago with the so-called “racial hygiene” approach, or Eugenics, in Great Britain.

1. Overview. Population gained acceptance as an environmental issue in the late s and early s, following the publication of Paul Erlich's book The Population Bomb (Ehrlich ) and the celebration of the first ‘Earth Day’.Yet, more than 30 years later, population seems to have largely dropped off the environmental movement's agenda, owing.

The Book That Incited a Worldwide Fear of Overpopulation ‘The Population Bomb’ made dire predictions—and triggered a wave of repression around the world. Past, current and projected future population growth is outlined. Barring a calamitous pandemic, a further increase in the world’s population from 7.

Get this from a library. Global population policy data base, [United Nations. Department of Economic and Social Development.;]. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia The Global Report to the President was a report commissioned by President Jimmy Carter.

It warned that world population growth would have dramatic consequences by the year if no changes in public policy were made. Gerald O. Barney was the study director. POPULATION POLICY On a piecemeal basis, the U.S. Government began helping less developed countries to slow their population growth in the s, but the idea of an integrated policy on world and U.S.

population growth came on the scene from an unexpected source: President Nixon. In a Jspeech, he said bluntly that “One of the most. World Population Policies The World Population Policies Database, last updated inprovides comprehensive and up-to-date information on the population policy situation and trends for all Member States and non-member States of the United Nations.

The database shows the evolution of government views and policies with respect to. Introduction to Population Policies 2. Historical Overview of Population Policies Prior to the 20th Century 3. Population Policy Development in the Post-World War II Period, 4. Evolution of Population Policies in Sub-Saharan Africa.

In the selection of chapters for the book there is an emphasis on the Asian region which has been most active in the development and implementation of population policy.

However, some effort has been made to achieve geographical balance. The chapters selected include a variety of views on population policy and population planning. The global family planning revolution: three decades of population policies and programs. World Bank Publications.

ISBN Thomlinson, R. Demographic Problems: Controversy over Population Control. 2nd ed. Encino, CA: Dickenson. External links "A chat with Tim Flannery, senior research scientist, on Population Control". Population reduction and control is now our primary policy objective- then you can have some development."Accordingly, the Bureau of Oceans, International Environmental, and Scientific Affairs has consistently blocked industrialization policies in the Third World, denying developing nations access to nuclear energy technology--the policies that.

However, soon afterthe global population began to rise steeply as antibiotics, vaccines, and technology increased life expectancy. By the s, concerns of a mismatch between global population and global food supply peaked—expressed in books such as Paul Ehrlich's The Population Bomb.

This book predicted a future scarred by. That means if global population is 10 billion init will be 20 billion inand 40 billion in Not a good plan. His aversion to addressing population’s role in climate disruption reveals a narrow, short-term focus and is yet another example of the strong societal biases we must leave behind if we are to become a truly.

One of the gravest development issues most developing countries in the world are facing is population. As per United Nations population statistics, the world population grew by 30% between and which is an alarmingly high rate.

Excessive population has various adverse effects including undue pressure on natural resources. Ad Hoc Group on Population Policy. Its policy-planning group is in the U.S. State Department's Office of Population Affairs, established in by Henry Kissinger.

This group drafted the Carter administration's Global document, which calls for global population reduction, and the same apparatus is. population policy is to achieve population stabilization by through the expeditious completion of the demographic transition leading to declines both in fertility and mortality rates.

Goals of Population Policy. Georgia Guidestones: A mysterious monument calling for, among other things, the world population to fall belowpeople. HIV/AIDS denialism: There is some overlap between depopulation conspiracy believers and people who believe AIDS is a government-created mechanism for depopulation.Planning ahead: Population predictions help governments plan education, housing, retirement and other programs; residents in Manila gather at a water distribution center during a drought, and Nigeria’s population is expected to double by (Source: EPA-EFE and Global Giving) NEW YORK: Governments, businesses and investors find regular demographic reviews of the world population .