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    DescriptionMalthus's Essay looks at the perennial tendency of humans to outstrip their resources: reproduction always exceeds food production. Today Malthus remains a byword for concern about man's demographic and ecological prospects. ABOUT THE SERIES: For over 100 years Oxford World's Classics has made available the widest range of literature from around the globe. Each affordable volume reflects Oxford's commitment to scholarship, providing the most accurate text plus a wealth of other valuable features, including expert introductions by leading authorities, helpful notes to clarify the text, up-to-date bibliographies for further study, and much more.

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    An Essay on the Principle of Population
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Thomas Malthus, Edited by Geoffrey Gilbert
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    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 208
    Width: 128 mm
    Height: 195 mm
    Thickness: 9 mm
    Weight: 150 g
    ISBN 13: 9780199540457
    ISBN 10: 0199540454

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    01 August 2008
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    He is also the author of many articles on Malthus, the Poor Law, and the Welfare State. He is currently researching a book on Malthus and poverty.