Chapter 25. Population

  1. Dale Jamieson
  1. Clark Wolf

Published Online: 13 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470751664.ch25

A Companion to Environmental Philosophy

A Companion to Environmental Philosophy

How to Cite

Wolf, C. (2001) Population, in A Companion to Environmental Philosophy (ed D. Jamieson), Blackwell Publishers Inc., Malden, Massachusetts, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470751664.ch25

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 DEC 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2001

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781557869104

Online ISBN: 9780470751664

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Keywords:

  • pollution;
  • periodic disaster;
  • development;
  • organism;
  • communication

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • How many people are there?

  • Classic discussions of population: Condorcet and Malthus

  • The contemporary debate: population, development, and the environment

  • Fertility and development

  • Population and moral theory

  • Population ethics and environmental philosophy