Essays Tagged: "population increase"

Machines, are they helpful or too much trouble?

uch trouble?The historiography and various phases of the Industrial Revolution were very important. Population increase and the expansion of capital, credit and commerce were one of the phases. The ro ... in was falling. As people needed employment, they traveled to London to find work, which caused the population to increase. Developers built multi story building(apartments), and row houses making str ...

(2 pages) 32 0 4.8 Sep/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Population Control in India This essay explores the negative impacts of population control and how alternative measures can be set up to prevent this.

et Earth. Policies regarding our skies, rainforests, and water have been drawn up so that the human population will not become extinct in the near future. Over-population, famine and drought in Earth ... rth are on the rise. An excellent example of a third-world country with the serious concern for its population increase is India. Earlier this year, February 26th 2002, the Indian Minster for Health a ...

(5 pages) 119 0 2.6 Mar/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Anthropology

Discuss the causes of high rates of population growth

After growing very slowly for most of human history, the world's population more than doubled in the last half century, crossing the six billion mark in late 1999. F ... sing by about 78 million people a year, despite the trend worldwide towards smaller families. Total population size is likely to continue to grow for at least the next 40 years and by at least another ... hile most industrialised countries are growing very slowly or not at all, and in some countries the population size is even declining. However, these developed countries make up just one fifth of the ...

(6 pages) 261 0 4.6 Apr/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Anthropology

Issues related to the urban growth and decline along the foreshore of the inner harbour of sydney's CBD. (Australia)

t medium or high density housing in theforeshore zone, in it's place. This is being done due to the populationincrease in central Sydney. The city is running out of space to build anymore buildings. S ... more buildings. So to fix this, the government decided it would bebetter to try and consolidate the population of Sydney by buildingupwards rather than outwards. They are doing this by building morehi ...

(4 pages) 58 0 3.4 Aug/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

The main cause of environmental degradation is the size of the human population.

Fast population growth and global environmental transformation is two subjects that have received conside ... ation is two subjects that have received considerable public thought over the past several decades. Population boost become a global public policy issue during the mind twentieth century as mortality ... nations were not matched with reductions in fertility resulting in unprecedented growth rates.Since Population size is naturally linked to the environment as a result of individual resource needs as w ...

(8 pages) 377 0 4.7 Nov/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences

Biology GM foods

he world hunger increased and especially in the third world countries it is very helpful. The world population increase strongly and the size of the yields can't compensate that.A lot of people don't ...

(4 pages) 58 0 3.8 Feb/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Modernism, Modernists in American Literature, Robert Frost, Wallace Stevens, Ezra Pound, and T.S Eliot.

igration to America. America want these people because they want to better economy in 1920 American population increase from 36 million to 120 million. This explosion of population brings many problem ...

(5 pages) 226 0 3.8 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

Discuss the control of nosocomail infections

With an aging population increase and enhancement of advanced medical and surgical interventions including redesig ... r factors are taken into consideration, these including the number of cases confirmed or suspected, population at risk and the disease involved. The Outbreak Control Team convenes when 'one or more ca ...

(9 pages) 236 0 4.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

COLLECTIVIZATION IN SMOLENSK essay on impacts of collectivisation under stalin's 5 year plans

e eve of collectivization was an overwhelmingly agricultural province. More than 90 per cent of the population lived in the countryside. Less than l per cent of the land was collectivized. The private ... and hemp culture. After the Revolution, however, the cultivation of flax and hemp declined sharply; population pressure and the expanding needs of home consumption led to a considerable shift to potat ...

(13 pages) 42 0 4.6 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Keynes econmic essay

ic needs. Then till the Industrial Revolution in Britain did the standard of living for the general population increase enough for them to begin to enjoy a more relaxed lifestyle that only was availab ... predictions of wars fought such as WWII and others were right on the money. He did not foresee the population explosion that would happen in the next fifty years. He also did not foresee the various ...

(2 pages) 32 0 0.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Analysis of the industrial revolution with comparisons of various "fathers" of the modern industrial machine such as: John Locke, Karl Marx and Robert Owens.

other countless factors which lead to the birth of the industrial revolution including an explosive population increase, dependent colonies in resource rich lands, an ever increasing market for the pr ... bolishing of property, all rights of inheritance, graduated income taxes, equal distribution of the population without the distinctions of city or country life, and free education for all children. Hi ...

(11 pages) 74 0 0.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

"One-Child" policy in China

The vast population increase over the past few decades has been a reason for concern worldwide. However, a sm ... or concern worldwide. However, a small number of countries have responded in the way China has. The population growth has put pressure on the country's limited resources. Many people are moving to the ... . Many people are moving to the cities, leaving less people to cultivate the lands. Not only is the population increasing, people are living longer. In order to prevent china's explosive population in ...

(4 pages) 85 0 4.6 Feb/2007

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Human Rights

Global Warming

rowned as a result.Human activity, such as deforestation, increased levels of greenhouse gases, and population increase, is the number one cause of global warming. We are cutting down millions of acre ... eenhouse gas. Greenhouse gases cause the greenhouse effect, which results in global warming. Higher population also results in global warming. When population increases, the demand for electricity als ...

(5 pages) 108 0 3.0 Nov/2007

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science


ored b. For years few restraints were placed on manufacturing or selling anything alcoholic 2. With population increase came more then 100,000 saloons throughout the country a. Saloons became very com ... r of Americans, and they were concerned that there was a culture of drink among some sectors of the population that, with continuing immigration from Europe, was spreading ("Why Prohibition" 2). Betwe ...

(22 pages) 40 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

How people interacted with eac

nsisted that there were conspiracies in the Federal Government. During this decade there was a huge population increase from one hundred fifty million to one hundred seventy-nine million. The United S ... ture. Italy also had no capital at that time.England in the nineteenth-century saw some increase in population, especially in London. England also was divided into 52 counties and enjoyed in fox-hunti ...

(4 pages) 8 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare > Romeo & Juliet

Modernism And Picasso

r. There were many technological advances, much political and economic change, space exploration, a population increase, medical and public health advances, social movements, and the atomic bomb. It w ...

(5 pages) 98 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

The Demographic Transition

rowth, economically, politically and demographically. With the average rate of increase at 1.6% the population soared to a new level (Meyer, 26). The western world entered a new era commonly known as ... aby boom. As a precise example of the demographic transition model (DTM), the baby boom indicated a population explosion (Meyer, 27). In many developed countries the transition began in the eighteenth ...

(7 pages) 77 0 4.2 Feb/2008

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Imapact Of The Industrial Revolution

?(559 pg.8) and various other methods created a system called ?high farming?. Since the increase of population in Britain many refugees were entrepreneurial farmers. With the expansion of towns demand ... between 1650 and 1750 was at least 13% (560 pg.9). All this can be credited because of the massive population increase providing manpower and sustainability during the seventeen-century crisis, which ...

(4 pages) 60 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Prison is Getting us Nowhere

s spent on the incarceration of nonviolent offenders. The 1990's were witness to the largest prison population increase in U.S. history, prison populations have stretched state budgets extremely thin ... t of state budgets in 2000. While state government officials may have felt they could afford prison population increases during the boom years of the 1990's, state budgets are now groaning under the w ...

(7 pages) 129 0 4.5 Feb/2008

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

The Sixth Mass Extinction: True or False?

ture•Pollution: Fossil fuels, greenhouse gases, CO2 = global warming & climate change•Population increasing vastly•Overexploitation of species and natural resources•Invasive sp ... warming increases, which is very likely, our planet could have extreme threats against our species.Population increase is also a major concern, as the more people there are, the more resources are ne ...

(3 pages) 20 0 5.0 Jun/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology