||World in the balance /
|| WGBH Boston,
Older people--Statistics. ;
China--Economic conditions--2000- ;
China--Economic policy--2000- ;
Pollution--China--History--21st century. ;
Pollution prevention--China--History--21st century. ;
Population Density--(DNLM)D011156 ;
||Region 2 Library/New York,NY
||1 videodisc (120 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Special features include: printable materials for educators ; access to the World in the Balance web site. DVD-ROM features: 11 PDF files. Letterbox format.
The people paradox: In Japan, Europe and Russia, birth rates are shrinking and the population is aging. In parts of India and Africa, more than half of the still growing population is under 25. The world population is now careening in two dramatically different directions. China revs up: Examines China's booming economy and the impact it is having on the environment.