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Global Problems of Population Growth with Robert Wyman by Yale University

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2. Sex and Violence Among the Apes
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3. From Ape to Human
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4. When Humans Were Scarce
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5. Why Is Africa Different?
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6. Malthusian Times
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7. Demographic Transition in Europe; Mortality Decline
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8. Demographic Transition in Europe; Fertility Decline
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9. Demographic Transition in Europe
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10. Quantitative Aspects
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11. Low Fertility in Developed Countries (Guest Lecture by Michael Teitelbaum)
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12. Human and Environmental Impacts
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13. Fertility Attitudes and Practices
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14. Demographic Transition in Developing Countries
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15. Female Disadvantage
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16. Population in Traditional China
by YaleCourses 4,634 views
1:05:49 17

17. Population in Modern China
by YaleCourses 9,445 views
1:11:27 18

18. Economic Impact of Population Growth
by YaleCourses 10,718 views
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19. Economic Motivations for Fertility
by YaleCourses 4,723 views
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20. Teen Sexuality and Teen Pregnancy
by YaleCourses 20,190 views
1:12:00 21

21. Global Demography of Abortion
by YaleCourses 4,474 views
1:16:43 22

22. Media and the Fertility Transition in Developing Countries (Guest Lecture by William Ryerson)
by YaleCourses 8,777 views
1:13:37 23

23. Biology and History of Abortion
by YaleCourses 8,718 views
1:15:08 24

24. Population and the Environment
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