The Resource Swimming lessons : keeping afloat in the age of technology, David Ehrenfeld

Swimming lessons : keeping afloat in the age of technology, David Ehrenfeld

Label
Swimming lessons : keeping afloat in the age of technology
Title
Swimming lessons
Title remainder
keeping afloat in the age of technology
Statement of responsibility
David Ehrenfeld
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 304.2
  • 304.2
Index
index present
LC call number
  • GF49
  • GF49
LC item number
  • .E47 2002
  • .E47 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Swimming lessons : keeping afloat in the age of technology, David Ehrenfeld
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [211]-231)
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Contents
  • Pt. 1. The Lies We Live -- Brainstorming -- Pretending -- The Magic of the Internet -- Nothing Simple -- Sherlock, Nero, and Us -- Pt. 2. Wrecking Our Civilization: A Manual -- Rejecting Gifts -- Adaptation -- Forecast: Chilly, Overcast, Light Drizzle, No People Left -- Pseudocommunities -- Obsolescence -- Social Evolution versus Sudden Change -- Writing -- Pt. 3. Deadly Economics -- Affluence and Austerity -- Durable Goods -- Spending Our Capital -- Saving by Selling -- Hot Spots and the Globalization of Conservation -- The Gingko and the Stump -- The Death Penalty -- Pt. 4. Relating to Nature in a Manmade World -- The Vine Cleaners -- A Connoisseur of Nature -- Death of a Plastic Palm -- Scientific Discoveries and Nature's Mysteries -- I Reinvent Agriculture -- Thinking about Breeds and Species -- Teaching Field Ecology -- More Field Ecology: Rightofway Island -- A Walk in the Woods -- Degrees of Intimacy -- Pt. 5. Restoring the Community -- The Utopia Fallacy -- Traditions
  • Jane Austen and the World of the Community -- Universities and Their Communities -- An Invalid's Guide -- Swimming Lessons
Control code
000022682014
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 249 p.
Isbn
9780195148527
Lccn
2001032180
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.b20879726
System control number
  • 22682014dw
  • (OCoLC)46872293

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