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Carrying capacity reconsidered: from Malthus' population theory to cultural carrying capacity


  • Seidl, Irmi
  • Tisdell, Clem A.


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  • Seidl, Irmi & Tisdell, Clem A., 1999. "Carrying capacity reconsidered: from Malthus' population theory to cultural carrying capacity," Ecological Economics, Elsevier, vol. 31(3), pages 395-408, December.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:ecolec:v:31:y:1999:i:3:p:395-408

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