However, there are many human settlements successfully located on environmentally disadvantaged sites. Cultural, political, economic reasons singapore, trade hub, resources brought in. Historical context of this work food increases arithmetically, population increases exponentially. Do we have enough food to feed everyone? yes, but not always the right kind of food, cows question of distribution. Who causes environmental degradation? per cspita core countries create much more, waste and depletion. Whose fertility should be fear mongering, forced abortion and infanticide, forced sterilization of limited? jspivey. wikispaces. com mentally ill people. Inverting the notion of carrying capacity how much land does each person need. Output: a measure of land area per person. Increased technology and push for economic growth; increased consumption lavish lifestyle. Better scientific information about environmental issues so we know we are fucking up. Humanity is ordered, civilized, safe, and thinking/conscientious/with free will culturally specific, and historically specific. Western schools of thought, are not held through out the world.