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Anthropological Perspectives on Population Growth (1976) Download PDF
Anthropologists can contribute to an understanding of rapid population growth by generating an appreciation for the complexity of the phenomenon, and by providing representation for a range of cultural viewpoints, thereby reducing the risk we now run of committing all of mankind to a singular path which may prove to be an evolutinary dead end.

Demographic Socialization: Direct and Indirect (1976) Download PDF
A  proposal for developing educational programs regarding demographic processes that incorporate cultural beliefs in the form of an assemblage of propositions.

Population Education Report (1974) Download PDF
This report represents an attempt to delineate an area for research and discussion among anthropologists, and an arena for dialogue between anthropologists and members of other disciplines and professions.