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Overpopulation

An Undergraduate Library Subject Guide providing suggested resources and other information for beginning research on the topic Overpopulation.

Background Information

Overpopulation is the situation that arises when rapid growth of a population results in a number that cannot be supported by the available resources. Use the following sources to learn more about overpopulation and the political, environmental, and social issues surrounding it.