Massimo Livi-Bacci - History - 1991 - 149 pages
In this essay, the mechanisms of biological, social and cultural nature linking subsistence, mortality and population are discussed.
Massimo Livi-Bacci, Gustavo De Santis - 1999 - 316 pages
The increasing gap between developed and developing world will be one of the most important themes of the 21st century. The contributions contained in this volume take a ...
Massimo Livi-Bacci - History - 2008 - 317 pages
The arrival of Europeans in the Americas brought with it a demographic catastrophe of vast proportions for the native populations. What were the causes? The surviving ...
Massimo Livi-Bacci - History - 2010 - 196 pages
The search for gold and for the mythical El Dorado gripped the imagination of the conquistadors from the beginning of the sixteenth century. Crossing over the Andes, they ...
Geoffrey Gilbert - Reference - 2005 - 298 pages
Exhaustively updated, this second edition provides a current assessment of world population and the range of economic, social, and environmental issues it raises.