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Dan Brown, Overpopulation, and the Plunging Fertility Rates of Turkey and Iran

By Martin W. Lewis | May 21, 2013 | 15 Comments

Global overpopulation has recently returned to the public spotlight with the publication of Inferno, the latest offering from novelist Dan Brown, author of the 2003 blockbuster The Da Vinci Code. A mystery thriller on the surface, Inferno is ultimately a piece of demographic fiction. As one reviewer notes, “The specter of a catastrophically overpopulated Earth, its desperate people grasping and …

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