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Malthus and His Time
Language: en
Pages: 244
Authors: Michael Turner, Chris Cunneen
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 1986-05-19 - Publisher: Springer

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An Essay on the Principle of Population
Language: en
Pages: 324
Authors: Thomas Robert Malthus
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-01-01 - Publisher: Cosimo, Inc.

Around 1796, Mr. Malthus, an English gentleman, had finished reading a book that confidently predicted human life would continue to grow richer, more comfortable and more secure, and that nothing could stop the march of progress. He discussed this theme with his son, Thomas, and Thomas ardently disagreed with both
Malthus and His Time
Language: en
Pages: 244
Authors: Michael Edward Turner
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 1986 - Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press

Books about Malthus and His Time
Malthus
Language: en
Pages: 296
Authors: Robert J. Mayhew
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-04-28 - Publisher: Harvard University Press

Though Robert Malthus has never disappeared, he has been perpetually misunderstood. Robert Mayhew offers at once a major reassessment of Malthus's ideas and an intellectual history of the origins of modern debates about demography, resources, and the environment, giving historical depth to our current planetary concerns.
An Essay on the Principle of Population and Other Writings
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Thomas Malthus
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-06-04 - Publisher: Penguin UK

Malthus' life's work on human population and its dependency on food production and the environment was highly controversial on publication in 1798. He predicted what is known as the Malthusian catastrophe, in which humans would disregard the limits of natural resources and the world would be plagued by famine and