The Population Explosion [Paul R
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Concern about population problems among citizens of richcountries generally focuses on rapid population growth in mostpoor nations. But the impact of humanity on Earth's life supportsystems is not just determined by the number of people alive onthe planet. It also depends on how those people behave. When thisis considered, an entirely different picture emerges: the mainpopulation problem is in wealthy countries. There are, in fact,too many rich people.
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Opinions among scientists, politicians, and citizens are deeply divided as to what the future holds.The purpose of this unit on "The World Population Explosion" is to develop an awareness of the seriousness of the problems of over population.
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By this standard, the entire planet and virtually every nationis already vastly overpopulated. Africa is overpopulated nowbecause, among other indications, its soils and forests arerapidly being depletedand that implies that its carryingcapacity for human beings will be lower in the future than it isnow. The United States is overpopulated because it is depletingits soil and water resources and contributing mightily to thedestruction of global environmental systems. Europe, Japan, theSoviet Union, and other rich nations are overpopulated because oftheir massive contributions to the carbon dioxide buildup in theatmosphere, among many other reasons.
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Almost all the rich nations are overpopulated because they arerapidly drawing down stocks of resources around the world. Theydon't live solely on the land in their own nations. Like theprofligate son of our earlier analogy, they are spending theircapital with no thought for the future.