Sources and Resources for "Population and Security"

Websites of interest:

Population Action International - http://www.populationaction.org/

PAI blog - http://www.populationaction.org/blog/

Woodrow Wilson Center's Environmental Change and Security Program - http://www.wilsoncenter.org/ecsp/

ECSP blog New Security Beat - http://newsecuritybeat.blogspot.com/

Relevant Video presentations (taped at the Woodrow Wilson Center):

Further reading:

Bongaarts, John. 2008. "Fertility Transition in Developing Countries: Progress or Stagnation?" Studies in Family Planning 39(2): 105-110.

Cincotta, Richard. "How Democracies Grow Up." Foreign Policy, March/April 2008. Accessible online at http://www.foreignpolicy.com/users/login.php?story_id=4174&URL=http://www.foreignpolicy.com/story/cms.php?story_id=4174

Cincotta, Richard, Robert Engelman, and Daniele Anastasion. "The Security Demographic - Population and Civil Conflict After the Cold War." Washington, DC: Population Action International. Accessible online at  http://www.populationaction.org/Publications/Reports/The_Security_Demographic/Summary.shtml

Coleman, David. 2006. "Europe's Demographic Future: Determinants, Dimensions, and Challenges." In Demeny, Paul, and Geoffrey McNicoll, eds. The Political Economy of Global Population Change, 1950-2050. A Supplement to Population and Development Review Vol. 23. New York: Population Council, pp. 52-95.

Gleditsch, Nils Petter, Ragnhild Nordas, and Idean Salehyan. 2007. Climate Change and Conflict: The Migration Link. New York: International Peace Academy.

Harper, Sarah. 2006. "Addressing the Implications of Global Ageing." Journal of Population Research 23(2): 205-223.

Hayden, Michael V. Remarks by Director of the Central Intelligence Agency at the Landon Lecture Series, Kansas State University April 30, 2008. Available online at https://www.cia.gov/news-information/speeches-testimony/landon-lecture-series.html

Kahl, Colin H. (2007). Demography, Environment, and Civil Strife. In L. Brainard & D. Chollet (Eds.), Too Poor for Peace? Global Poverty, Conflict, and Security in the 21st Century (pp. 60-72). Washington, DC: Brookings Institution Press.

Kahl, Colin H. 2006. States, Scarcity, and Civil Strife in the Developing World. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press.

Leahy, Elizabeth, et al. 2007. The Shape of Things to Come: Why Age Structure Matters to a Safer, More Equitable World. Washington, DC: Population Action International.

"Population and Conflict: Exploring the Links."ECSP Report 11. Washington, DC: Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars. Available online at http://www.wilsoncenter.org/topics/pubs/Population&Conflict.pdf

Urdal, Henrik. 2004. 'The Devil in the Demographics: The Effect of Youth Bulges on Domestic Armed Conflict, 1950-2000', Social Development Papers. Washington, DC: Conflict Prevention and Reconstruction Unit, World Bank. Available online at http://www-wds.worldbank.org/servlet/main?menuPK=64187510&pagePK=64193027&piPK=64187937&theSitePK=523679&entityID=000012009_20040728162225

Williamson, Jeffrey. 2001. "Demographic Change, Economic Growth and Inequality." In Birdsall, Nancy, Allen Kelley and Steven Sinding, eds. Population Matters: Demographic Change, Economic Growth and Poverty in the Developing World. Oxford: Oxford University Press.