An Essay on the Principle of Population Paperback
Edited by Geoffrey Gilbert
Part of the Oxford World's Classics series
Malthus's Essay looks at the perennial tendency of humans to outstrip their resources: reproduction always exceeds food production.
Today Malthus remains a byword for concern about man's demographic and ecological prospects.
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- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 208 pages
- Publisher: Oxford University Press
- Publication Date: 12/06/2008
- Category: Social theory
- ISBN: 9780199540457