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This 23rd edition of Annual Editions: Environment 04/05 is a compilation of current articles from the best of the public press. The selections explore the global environment, the world's population, energy, the biosphere, natural resources, and pollution. A listing of related Web sites is included and access to the student support site Dushkin Online (www.dushkin.com/online).

Table of Contents

UNIT 1. The Global Environment: An Emerging World View

1. How Many Planets? A Survey of the Global Environment, The Economist, July 6, 2002

2. Forget Nature. Even Eden Is Engineered, Andrew C. Revkin, New York Times, August 20, 2002

3. Crimes of (a) Global Nature, Lisa Mastny and Hilary French, World Watch, September/October 2002

4. Toward a Sustainability Transition: The International Consensus, Thomas M. Parris, Environment, January/February 2003

5. Making the Global Local: Responding to Climate Change Concerns From the Ground Up, Robert W. Kates and Thomas J. Wilbanks, Environment, April 2003

UNIT 2. Population, Policy, and Economy

6. Population and Consumption: What We Know, What We Need to Know, Robert W. Kates, Environment, April 2000

7. An Economy for the Earth, Lester R. Brown, The Humanist, May/June 2002

8. Factory Farming in the Developing World, Danielle Nierenberg, World Watch, May/June 2003

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Product Details

ISBN:
9780072861471
Author:
Allen, John L.
Publisher:
Dushkin/McGraw-Hill
Author:
Allen, John
Subject:
Environmental Science
Subject:
Earth Sciences - Geology
Subject:
Geology-General
Edition Number:
23
Series:
Annual Editions: Environment
Series Volume:
23
Publication Date:
20040331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Dimensions:
10.74x8.26x.51 in. 1.18 lbs.

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Science and Mathematics » Environmental Studies » General
Science and Mathematics » Geology » General

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