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How the World Survived the Population Bomb: Lessons From 50 Years of Extraordinary Demographic History

  • David Lam

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Article provided by Springer in its journal Demography.

Volume (Year): 48 (2011)
Issue (Month): 4 (November)
Pages: 1231-1262

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