The Demographic Structure of the Indian Society

The Demographic Structure of the Indian Society

Question

How was Malthus's theory met to rebuttal by liberal and Marxist scholars?

Answer

These scholars argued that an unequal distribution of income and wealth or economic resources are responsible factors that cause poverty and starvation. Population growth has the least effect on impoverish conditions. It is an unjust social system that allows handful people luxurious living while the vast majority of people are forced to live in poverty.

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