The Resource People and nature : an introduction to human ecological relations, Emilio F. Moran

People and nature : an introduction to human ecological relations, Emilio F. Moran

Label
People and nature : an introduction to human ecological relations
Title
People and nature
Title remainder
an introduction to human ecological relations
Statement of responsibility
Emilio F. Moran
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
304.2
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GF75
LC item number
.M67 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Blackwell primers in anthropology
Series volume
1
Label
People and nature : an introduction to human ecological relations, Emilio F. Moran
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 178-205) and index
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  • 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
Introduction -- Can one conceive of ecosystems without human agents? -- Human agency : individuals making a difference -- Overwhelming evidence for concern with the condition of the earth system -- Looking back and looking forward -- The study of human ecological relations -- The contemporary study of environmental issues -- The evolution of human-environment interactions -- Hunter-gatherers : setting our preferences -- How did we decide to become farmers? -- Herding and farming : an uneasy relationship -- More food for the masses -- Earth transformations in prehistory -- The archeology of environmental change -- The urban-industrial revolution and the unleashing of Prometheus -- The contemporary situation : human-dominated ecosystems -- The web of life and trophic relations : thinking ecologically -- Ecosystem productivity and net primary production -- Land use and long term disturbance -- Learning, adaptation, and information -- Mitigation and the cautionary principle -- Transforming the face of the earth : making better decisions -- Population and the environment -- Community in human evolution -- What is sacred in human evolution? -- Tragedies of the commons -- Institutions and self-organization -- Bioregionalism, deep ecology, and embedding people in nature -- Material boys and material girls -- Patterns of consumption in developed countries -- Patterns of consumption in developing countries -- A feeding frenzy and a crisis in public health -- Burning fossils fuels instead of calories -- Do we have enough material goods now? -- Resource abundance versus resource scarcity -- When less is more -- The scale of the problem and the scale of the solution -- Restoring our balance : valuing community and trust, rather than more "stuff" -- Are we happier when we have more?
Control code
ocm68194651
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Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 218 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781405154611
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, map
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Specific material designation
remote
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  • (OCoLC)68194651
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