Population Geography

Between the early 19th century and the early 21st century, the global population grew from one billion to more than six billion people. This program describes population geography and explains how experts use it to define groups and forecast changes within those groups. First, population distributio...

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Corporate Author: Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm), Films Media Group., Video Education Australasia.
Language: English
Published: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2010], c2009.
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Notes: Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on Aug. 03, 2010.
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Summary: Between the early 19th century and the early 21st century, the global population grew from one billion to more than six billion people. This program describes population geography and explains how experts use it to define groups and forecast changes within those groups. First, population distribution and demographics are described. Then, the effects of birth and death rates on the populations of developed and under-developed countries are detailed. Finally, demographic transition models and their importance to the study of population geography are illustrated. Provides clearly defined terminology and relevant examples.
Item Description: Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on Aug. 03, 2010.
Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Physical Description: 1 streaming video file (27 min.) : sd., col., digital file.
Format: Mode of access: Internet.
System requirements: FOD playback platform.
Audience: 12 & up.
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