References and readings for "Not Tonight, Sweetie; No Energy"

Virginia D. Abernethy

Abernethy, V., Population Pressure and Cultural Adjustment (New York: Human Sciences Press, 1979).

Abernethy, V., Population Politics (New York: Plenum Press, 1993).

Abernethy V. "The Demographic Transition Revisited: Lessons for Foreign Aid and U.S. Immigration Policy," Ecological Economics 8, 1993, pp. 235–52.

Abernethy, Virginia D., "Optimism and Overpopulation," The Atlantic Monthly, December 1994, pp. 84–91.

Abernethy, Virginia Deane, "Allowing Fertility Decline: 200 Years After Malthus's Essay on Population," Environmental Law 27(4), 1997, pp. 1097–1110.

Abernethy, Virginia D., "Why Asian Population Gowth Is Winding Down," Chronicles, October 1998, pp. 46, 47.

Abernethy, Virginia Deane, "United States-Supported Population Policies in the Third World," in World Development: Aid and Foreign Direct Investment 1999/2000 (London: Kensington Publications, 1999).

Abernethy,Virginia, "Population Dynamics: Why We Can Sit Back and Watch Fertility Fall," in Rose, J., ed., Population Problems: Topical Issues (Amsterdam: Gordon and Breach Science Publishers, 2000), pp.35–43.

Abernethy, Virginia Deane, "Population and Environment: Assumptions, Interpretation, and Other Reasons for Confusion," in Poore, D., ed., Where Next: Reflections on the Human Future (London: Royal Botanic Gardens, 2000).

Abernethy, Virginia Deane, "Population Dynamics: Poverty, Inequality, and Self-Regulating Fertility Rates," Population and Environment 24 (1), 2002, pp. 69–96.

Abernethy, Virginia Deane, "Fertility Decline; No Mystery," Ethics in Science and Environmental Politics, May 24, 2002, pp. 1–11, at

Abernethy, Virginia Deane and Penaloza, Roberto V., "Fertility Decline in Former Asian Tigers," Population and Environment 23(3), 2002, pp.245–66.

Bartlett, Albert A., "Reflections on Sustainability, Population Growth, and the Environment," Population and Environment 16(1), 1994, pp 5–36.

Bartlett, Albert. A., "An Analysis of U.S. and World Oil Production Patterns Using Hubbert-Style Curves," Mathematical Geology 32 (1), 2000, pp.1–17.

BBC News, "World Population Growth ‘Falling,'" World Edition, March 23, 2004.

Bouvier, L. "More African Famines in the Future?" Carrying Capacity Network, Clearing House Bulletin 5 (2), March 1995, pp. 1–3.

Campbell, Colin J., The Future of Oil (Brentwood, Essex, UK: Multi-Science Publishing Company, Ltd., 1998).

Campbell, Colin J., "Petroleum and People," Population and Environment 24(2), November 2002, pp.193–208.

Campbell, Colin. Association for the Study of Peak Oil, Newsletter No. 25, January 2003.

Campbell, Colin. Association for the Study of Peak Oil, Newsletter No. 33, September 2003.

Ching, Tee Hun, "Three Children the Ideal Few Achieve," The Straits Times, March 17, 2004, p. 1.

Conrad, Cristoph; Lechner, M.; and Werner, Welf, "East German Fertility After Unification: Crisis or Adaptation?" Population and Development Review 22 (2), June 1996, pp. 331–58.

Courbage, Youssef. "Fertility Transition in the Mashriq and Maghrib," in Obermeyer, C.M., ed., Family, Gender, and Population in the Middle East (Cairo: The American University in Cairo Press, 1995).

Duncan, Richard C., "The Life Expectancy of Industrial Civilization: The Decline to Global Equilibrium," Population and Environment 14 (4), 1993, pp. 325–58.

Duncan, Richard C., "World Energy Production, Population Growth, and the Road to the Olduvai Gorge," Population and Environment 22(5), 2001, pp. 503–22.

Duncan, Richard C. and Younguist, Walter, "Encircling the Peak of World Oil Production," Natural Resources Research 8(3), 1999, pp. 219–32.

Fargues, Philippe. "Changing Hierarchies of Gender and Generation in the Arab World," in Obermeyer, C.M., ed., Family, Gender, and Population in the Middle East (Cairo: The American University in Cairo Press, 1995).

Gever, J., R. Kaufmann, D. Skole, and C. Vorosmarty, Beyond Oil: The Threat to Food and Fuel in Coming Decades (Cambridge: Ballinger, 1986).

Hall, Charles, Pradeep Tharakan, John Hallock, Cutler Cleveland, and Michael Jefferson, "Hydrocarbons and the Evolution of Human Culture," Nature 426, 20 November 2003, pp. 318–22.

Heinberg, Richard. The Party's Over: Oil, War, and the Fate of Industrial Societies (Gabriola Island, Canada: New Society Publishers, 2003).

Holdren, John, "Population and the Energy Problem," Population and Environment 12(3), 1991, pp. 231–55.

Investor's Business Daily,"Royal Dutch/Shell Cut Reserves," 12 January 2004, p.1.

Laherrere, Jean, "Modeling Future Oil Production, Population, and the Economy," presented at the ASPO Second International Workshop on Oil and Gas, Paris, 26 and 27 May 2003.

Longwell, Harry J., "The Future of the Oil and Gas Industry: Past Approaches, New Challenges," World Energy 5(3), 2002, pp.102–105.

Martine, George. "Brazil's Fertility Decline, 1965–1995," Population and Development Review 22 (1), 1996, pp. 47–76.

Moffett, G.D. The Global Population Challenge: Critical Masses (New York: Viking Press, 1994).

Moran, E.F., "Human Adaptive Strategies in Amazonian Blackwater Ecosystems," American Anthropologist 93, 1991, pp. 361–82.

National Petroleum Council, Balancing Natural Gas Policy – Fueling the Demands of a Growing Economy; Report to the Secretary of Energy, Washington D.C.: 2003.

Population Reference Bureau, World Population Data Sheet (2000 and 2003), Washington, D.C.

Sampson, Anthony. "Oilmen Don't Want Another Suez," The Observer, 22 December 2002.

Smil, Vachav, "Global Population and the Nitrogen Cycle," Scientific American, July 1997, pp. 76–81.

Tolan, Sandy, "Beyond Regime Change: Attacking Iraq Opens Way for Remaking Mideast," Los Angeles Times, 1 December 2002, pp. M1,6.

United Nations Population Division, World Population Prospects: The 2002 Revision (New York: 2003).

Walt, V. "Women's Work," Mother Jones, October 1995, pp. 34–51.

Weisman, Andrew, "Puncturing Natural Gas Myths–Part I," 21 November 2003, at

Wolf, Martin, "Cost of Another Gulf War," Financial Times [], 23 December 2002.

Youngquist, Walter, GeoDestinies (Portland, Oregon: National Book Company, 1997).

Youngquist, Walter, and Richard C. Duncan, "North American Natural Gas: Data Show Supply Problems," Natural Resources Research 12 (4), December 2003, pp. 229–40.