The Resource The Earth policy reader, Lester R. Brown, Janet Larsen & Bernie Fischlowitz-Roberts

The Earth policy reader, Lester R. Brown, Janet Larsen & Bernie Fischlowitz-Roberts

Label
The Earth policy reader
Title
The Earth policy reader
Statement of responsibility
Lester R. Brown, Janet Larsen & Bernie Fischlowitz-Roberts
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In this study, the award-winning environmental analyst Lester Brown and his colleagues have charted progress in building the eco-economy - an economy in harmony with the Earth's ecosystems, not undermining them. This edition of the biennial reader highlights 12 key trends, from population growing by 80 million annually, to ice melting, to the boom in use of solar cells. It explains, for example, why wind-generated electricity is emerging as the foundation of the new post-fossil fuel energy economy. It also specifically investigates China's desertification problem, the issues surrounding food p
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
333.7
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
HC79.E5
LC item number
B76 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
The Earth policy reader, Lester R. Brown, Janet Larsen & Bernie Fischlowitz-Roberts
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. The economic costs of ecological deficits -- 2. Eco-economy indicators : twelve trends to track -- 3. Eco-economy updates
Control code
ocn881180472
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781134208340
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36965479
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)881180472
  • pebc1134208340

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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