Author(s): Lois Anderson
Population Concepts has been revised for Level 1 Geography students to meet the 2010 NCEA requirements for Achievement Standard 91008. It has two sections. The first section (population studies in New Zealand) introduces population terminology and concepts in the New Zealand setting; the second part comprises population studies in a Monsoon Asian setting, with particular emphasis on India and China. Studies cover: Population distribution, Population diversity and change, Migration and mobility of a population, Population change over time, and Population sustainability.
1. Introduction to population concepts 2. Patterns of people in New Zealand 3. Population diversity 4. In and out and round about 5. Population change in NZ 6. Introducing monsoon Asia 7. Where monsoon Asia’s people live 8. One land, many peoples 9. Diversity and change 10. Asian people on the move 11. Ensuring survival.