The Resource Technology and sustainability, edited by Carolien Kroeze [and others]

Technology and sustainability, edited by Carolien Kroeze [and others]

Label
Technology and sustainability
Title
Technology and sustainability
Statement of responsibility
edited by Carolien Kroeze [and others]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
For this collection of essays, a number of leading environmentalists have been invited to present their vision, each in their own field of expertise. Sustainability and Technology invites the reader to critically think about these issues, and consider the implications that sustainability has on society, environment, and technology and its developments
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
333.7
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
HC79.E5
LC item number
T43 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Technology and sustainability, edited by Carolien Kroeze [and others]
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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
1. Does the population issue still have a valid place on the environmental agenda? / Jan J. Boersema -- 2. The political economy of sustainable development in a globalising context / Hans Opschoor -- 3. On technologies for sustainable societal change / Pieter Glasbergen -- 4. On sustainability and capitalism / Egbert Tellegen -- 5. Combatting climate change. The role of government, industry and NGOs / Jacqueline Cramer -- 6. Biochar: environmental benefits and costs / David Pimentel -- 7. Technological risk, precautionary reasoning and 'sustainable safety': eternal objective-subjective tensions? / Charles Vlek -- 8. Risk assessment and environmental chemicals: a historical perspective / Ad Ragas and Mark Huijbregts -- 9. Biogeochemical nitrogen cycles and food production / Carolien Kroeze, Wilfried Ivens, Ansje Löhr, Daisy Tysmans, Jikke van Wijnen and Tobias Bolscher -- 10. The growth of renewable electricity production -- exploring the limits / Kornelis Blok and Pieter van Breevoort
Control code
ocn759599820
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (115 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789085940333
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b26074485
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)759599820
  • acaebk9085940338

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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