[Study population theories and control population growth].

  • Fangyin Wu
  • Published 1980 in Sichuan da xue xue bao = Sichuandaxue xuebao


The development of population theory in China from Confucius and Mencius to the present day is considered. The author stresses the need to understand population statistics in order to develop population theory. The relationship between population growth and economic development is examined, and the need to control population growth is stressed.