If the World Were A Village

If the World Were A Village

A Book About the World's People

Book - 2002
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The 2nd Edition of the best-selling book which has sold over 400 000 copies in 17 languages ? updated with new content and insights about the world's people. First published to wide acclaim in 2002, this eye-opening book has since become a classic, promoting "world-mindedness" by imagining the world's population ? all 6.8 billion of us ? as a village of just 100 people. Now, If the World Were a Village has been newly revised with updated statistics, several new activities and completely new material on food security, energy and health. By exploring the lives of the 100 villagers, children will discover that life in other nations is often very different from their own. If the World Were a Village is part of CitizenKid: A collection of books that inform children about the world and inspire them to be better global citizens.
This bestseller is newly revised with updated statistics, new activities and completely new material on food security, energy and health. By shrinking the planet down to a village of just 100 people, children will discover how to grow up global and establish their own place in the world village.

Baker & Taylor
By narrowing down the world's population to a village of one hundred people, the author offers up some surprising statistics about religion, food, water, nationalities, language, age, and education.

Baker
& Taylor

By narrowing down the world's population to a village of one hundred people, the author offers up some surprising statistics about religion, language, age, and education that young children can more easily understand.

Publisher: Toronto : Kids Can Press, c2002
ISBN: 9781550747799
1550747797
Branch Call Number: YS 304.6 SMI
Characteristics: 32 p. : col. ill. ; 32 cm
Additional Contributors: Armstrong, Shelagh 1961-

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Sep 13, 2011

A great book for all ages even though it's written for children. The author really puts the world in perspective and shows the reality of how rich North America is.

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Aingeal11
Jan 27, 2010

Fantastic book. A beautiful way to simplify a complicated concept for children

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