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The Resource Wasted world : how our consumption challenges the planet, Rob Hengeveld

Wasted world : how our consumption challenges the planet, Rob Hengeveld

Label
Wasted world : how our consumption challenges the planet
Title
Wasted world
Title remainder
how our consumption challenges the planet
Statement of responsibility
Rob Hengeveld
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses resource consumption, population growth, and waste in relation to humanity's impact on the planet
Cataloging source
ICU/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hengeveld, Rob
Dewey number
304.2/8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
GF75
LC item number
.H45 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nature
  • Population
  • Waste products
  • Waste minimization
Label
Wasted world : how our consumption challenges the planet, Rob Hengeveld
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Natural processes -- The nature of life: making waste -- Nature goes in cycles -- Ongoing processes in the human population -- Population growth and its limitations -- The growing problem of mankind -- Population growth and agricultural production -- Population growth and industrial production -- Agribusiness and corporate states -- Exhausting and wasting our resources -- Peak oil and beyond -- Limited resources -- Man-made waste -- When it's gone, it's gone -- Exhausting and wasting our environment -- Our freshwater is running out! -- Polluting the air and warming our climate -- Deforestation and its consequences -- The loss of biodiversity -- Wasted land -- Toward a collapse of our society -- Processes within the human population -- What is overpopulation? -- Bursting out of Eden -- Urbanization -- Migration -- The spread of diseases -- The dynamic structure of society -- Processes within the global society -- From a concrete to an abstract world -- The energy and information content of society -- Can our world population collapse? -- The persistence of mankind -- Another future for our human world? -- The road we took, and the way forward -- The emperor's new clothes
Control code
733546748
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 337 pages
Isbn
9780226326993
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011025255
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)733546748
Label
Wasted world : how our consumption challenges the planet, Rob Hengeveld
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Natural processes -- The nature of life: making waste -- Nature goes in cycles -- Ongoing processes in the human population -- Population growth and its limitations -- The growing problem of mankind -- Population growth and agricultural production -- Population growth and industrial production -- Agribusiness and corporate states -- Exhausting and wasting our resources -- Peak oil and beyond -- Limited resources -- Man-made waste -- When it's gone, it's gone -- Exhausting and wasting our environment -- Our freshwater is running out! -- Polluting the air and warming our climate -- Deforestation and its consequences -- The loss of biodiversity -- Wasted land -- Toward a collapse of our society -- Processes within the human population -- What is overpopulation? -- Bursting out of Eden -- Urbanization -- Migration -- The spread of diseases -- The dynamic structure of society -- Processes within the global society -- From a concrete to an abstract world -- The energy and information content of society -- Can our world population collapse? -- The persistence of mankind -- Another future for our human world? -- The road we took, and the way forward -- The emperor's new clothes
Control code
733546748
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 337 pages
Isbn
9780226326993
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011025255
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)733546748

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