Cengage Advantage Books: Population: An Introduction to Concepts and Issues (Advantage Series)

3.51 avg rating
( 53 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780534627799: Cengage Advantage Books: Population: An Introduction to Concepts and Issues (Advantage Series)
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

A well-known and well-respected author provides this comprehensive yet accessible text that introduces students to population issues, concepts and theories. While keeping larger population issues in perspective, the text closely examines key factors in population processes, from fertility and mortality rates to agricultural production and urbanization. The text addresses both population problems and potential solutions, and engages students with intriguing essays, interesting examples, and up-to-date Internet resources. The text is the most comprehensive book on the market, encompassing the entire field of demography, including principle and practice: Chapters 1 - 8 provide the framework and tools while Chapters 9 - 13 apply these tools and demographic perspectives to real-world situations. The text is a classic in the field, and is respected for its comprehensive and contemporary approach.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

John R. Weeks is Professor of Geography in the Geography Department at San Diego State University. His current research includes applications of remote sensing and GIS to analyze fertility in Arab nations, demography of the U.S.-Mexico border region, and geodemography of crime.

Review:

John L. Anderson, University of Louisville; "I have adopted the text as it is the best text I have used for any course that I have taught over the last 30 years!"

Jay Teachman, Western Washington University: "The Two major strengths of this textbook is its global perspective and the author''s engaging writing style."

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Buy Used
Condition: Good
053462779X USED US EDITION BOOK... Learn more about this copy
List Price: US$ 77.95
US$ 7.51

Convert currency

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.

Destination, rates & speeds

Add to Basket

Other Popular Editions of the Same Title

9780495096375: Population: An Introduction to Concepts and Issues, 10th Edition

Featured Edition

ISBN 10:  0495096377 ISBN 13:  9780495096375
Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing, 2007
Hardcover

9780534627690: Population: An Introduction to Concepts and Issues

Wadswo..., 2004
Hardcover

9780495100553: Population: An Introduction to Concepts and Issues

Wadsworth, 2007
Softcover

9780534553050: Population: An Introduction to Concepts and Issues

Wadswo..., 1998
Hardcover

9780534529765: Population: An Introduction to Concepts and Issues (with InfoTrac)

Wadswo..., 2001
Hardcover

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Weeks, John R.
Published by Wadsworth Publishing
ISBN 10: 053462779X ISBN 13: 9780534627799
Used Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
RentSkate
(Richardson, TX, U.S.A.)

Book Description Wadsworth Publishing. MISC. SUPPLIES. Condition: Good. 053462779X USED US EDITION BOOK - Items do not contain any supplemental materials even if listed in the title. Books have stickers, highlighting, writing, or tape used to mask instruct edition. Pages and Cover may have creases, scratches, or slight water damage. Consumable items are filled out and completed. We ship out most orders within 1 business day with tracking. Seller Inventory # SKU1053532

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy Used
US$ 7.51
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

2.

John R. Weeks
Published by Wadsworth Publishing (2004)
ISBN 10: 053462779X ISBN 13: 9780534627799
Used Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)

Book Description Wadsworth Publishing, 2004. Misc. Supplies. Condition: Used: Good. Seller Inventory # SONG053462779X

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy Used
US$ 19.05
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

3.

Weeks, John R.
Published by Wadsworth Publishing (2004)
ISBN 10: 053462779X ISBN 13: 9780534627799
Used Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Good Buy 2 You LLC
(Fredericksburg, VA, U.S.A.)

Book Description Wadsworth Publishing, 2004. Misc. Supplies. Condition: Used: Acceptable. Covers have some scuffs/scratches with light wear at edges/corners. First couple of pages have moisture wrinkles. No markings/tears. Seller Inventory # S-B4-192

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy Used
US$ 31.00
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.59
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds