The Resource Global change and our common future : papers from a forum, Ruth S. DeFries and Thomas F. Malone, editors

Global change and our common future : papers from a forum, Ruth S. DeFries and Thomas F. Malone, editors

Label
Global change and our common future : papers from a forum
Title
Global change and our common future
Title remainder
papers from a forum
Statement of responsibility
Ruth S. DeFries and Thomas F. Malone, editors
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
363.7063
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
HC79.E5
LC item number
G592 1989eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Global change and our common future : papers from a forum, Ruth S. DeFries and Thomas F. Malone, editors
Publication
Note
  • "Committee on Global Change, National Research Council."
  • Proceedings of the Forum on Global Change and Our Common Future, held on May 2-3, 1989, at the National Theatre in Washington, D.C., and organized by the the National Research Council's Committee on Global Change
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Toward a global environmental policy / William D. Ruckelshaus -- Global change and our common future : the Benjamin Franklin Lecture / Gro Harlen Brundtland -- Global change and carrying capacity : implications for life on Earth / Paul R. Ehrlich [and others] -- The Earth system / Digby J. McLaren -- Mission to planet Earth revisited / Thomas F. Malone and Robert Corell -- Historical perspectives : climatic changes throughout the millenia / John E. Kutzbach -- Mathematical modeling of greenhouse warming : how much do we know? / J.D. Mahlman -- The Earth's fragile ozone shield / Susan Solomon -- Terrestrial ecosystems / Peter M. Vitousek -- Human dimensions of global environmental change / Roberta Balstad Miller -- The human causes of global environmental change / B.L. Turner II
  • What does global change mean for society? / Lester R. Brown -- Impacts of future sea level rise / James M. Broadus -- Threats to biological diversity as the Earth warms / Robert L. Peters -- Deforestation and its role in possible changes in the Brazilian Amazon / Eneas Salati [and others] -- Impacts of global change / Jose Goldemberg -- The global environment : a national security issue / Albert Gore, Jr. -- Implications for public policy : options for action / Martin W. Holdgate -- View from the North / Digby J. McLaren -- View from the South / Marc J. Dourojeanni -- Political leadership and the Brundtland Report : what are the implications for public policy? / Charles Caccia -- Global warming : is it real and should it be part of a global change program? / Stephen H. Schneider
Control code
ocm43477118
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 227 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585149028
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36308080
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)43477118
  • ebsco058514902X

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