The Resource Global sustainability, Dedria Bryfonski, book editor

Global sustainability, Dedria Bryfonski, book editor

Label
Global sustainability
Title
Global sustainability
Statement of responsibility
Dedria Bryfonski, book editor
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This title in the Opposing Viewpoints series explores global sustainability and poses such questions as, do genetically modified foods contribute to global sustainability?; is water scarcity a threat to global sustainability?; does social equity promote global sustainability?; and is economic growth compatible with sustainability?" --
Member of
Assigning source
Publisher's website
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
338.9/27
Index
index present
LC call number
HC79.E5
LC item number
G59147 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Bryfonski, Dedria
Series statement
Opposing viewpoints series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sustainability
  • Genetically modified foods
  • Water-supply
  • Equality
  • Economic development
  • Economic development
  • Equality
  • Genetically modified foods
  • Sustainability
  • Water-supply
Label
Global sustainability, Dedria Bryfonski, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 261-263) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Samuel Fromartz
  • Genetically modified food is unsafe
  • Institute for Responsible Technology
  • Genetically modified food is healthy
  • Shanley Chien
  • 7.
  • Genetically modified food is unhealthy
  • Arjun Walia
  • Ch. 2. Is water scarcity a threat to global sustainability?
  • There is a global water crisis
  • Ch. 1. Do genetically modified foods contribute to global sustainability?
  • United Nations World Water Assessment Programme
  • There is not a global water crisis
  • Charles Fishman
  • Climate change contributes to water scarcity
  • Science Daily
  • Climate change is not responsible for water scarcity
  • Pilita Clark
  • Climate change is not responsible for the California drought
  • Thomas Richard
  • California's last resort: drink the Pacific
  • Can GMOs help feed a hot and hungry world?
  • Sammy Roth
  • Desalination is not the answer to the global water crisis
  • Aaron Lada
  • Ch. 3. Does social equity promote global sustainability?
  • Social equity is necessary for global sustainability
  • James H. Svara, Tanya Watt, and Katherine Takai
  • Social equity leads to the loss of individual rights
  • Kathleen Marquardt
  • Poverty must be eradicated to achieve global sustainability
  • United Nations
  • Madeline Ostrander
  • A focus on poverty is the wrong way to achieve sustainable global growth
  • Brett D. Schaefer and Ambassador Terry Miller
  • Gender equality is key to global sustainability
  • Sneha Barot
  • Gender equality is an assault on life and marriage
  • Steven W. Mosher
  • Ch. 4. Is economic growth compatible with sustainability?
  • We can't grow on
  • John de Graaf
  • Free market economic growth is sustainable
  • Genetically modified foods are not the answer to world hunger
  • Ronald Bailey
  • A sharing economy is necessary for global sustainability
  • Rajesh Makwana
  • The sharing economy is propaganda
  • Avi Asher-Schapiro
  • A green economy is key to sustainable economic development
  • United Nations Environment Programme
  • In a green economy, business exploits nature for profit
  • Jeff Conant
  • Businesses need to become responsible for sustainable economic development
  • John Robbins
  • Supriya Kumar
  • Businesses are ignoring key barriers to global sustainability
  • Auden Schendler and Michael Toffel
  • Genetically modified foods can help address the global food crisis
  • David Weisser
  • Genetically modified foods will not help address the global food crisis
Control code
ocn928023506
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
282 pages
Isbn
9780737775204
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015029478
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Stock number
1402321
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780737775211
  • (OCoLC)928023506
Label
Global sustainability, Dedria Bryfonski, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 261-263) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Samuel Fromartz
  • Genetically modified food is unsafe
  • Institute for Responsible Technology
  • Genetically modified food is healthy
  • Shanley Chien
  • 7.
  • Genetically modified food is unhealthy
  • Arjun Walia
  • Ch. 2. Is water scarcity a threat to global sustainability?
  • There is a global water crisis
  • Ch. 1. Do genetically modified foods contribute to global sustainability?
  • United Nations World Water Assessment Programme
  • There is not a global water crisis
  • Charles Fishman
  • Climate change contributes to water scarcity
  • Science Daily
  • Climate change is not responsible for water scarcity
  • Pilita Clark
  • Climate change is not responsible for the California drought
  • Thomas Richard
  • California's last resort: drink the Pacific
  • Can GMOs help feed a hot and hungry world?
  • Sammy Roth
  • Desalination is not the answer to the global water crisis
  • Aaron Lada
  • Ch. 3. Does social equity promote global sustainability?
  • Social equity is necessary for global sustainability
  • James H. Svara, Tanya Watt, and Katherine Takai
  • Social equity leads to the loss of individual rights
  • Kathleen Marquardt
  • Poverty must be eradicated to achieve global sustainability
  • United Nations
  • Madeline Ostrander
  • A focus on poverty is the wrong way to achieve sustainable global growth
  • Brett D. Schaefer and Ambassador Terry Miller
  • Gender equality is key to global sustainability
  • Sneha Barot
  • Gender equality is an assault on life and marriage
  • Steven W. Mosher
  • Ch. 4. Is economic growth compatible with sustainability?
  • We can't grow on
  • John de Graaf
  • Free market economic growth is sustainable
  • Genetically modified foods are not the answer to world hunger
  • Ronald Bailey
  • A sharing economy is necessary for global sustainability
  • Rajesh Makwana
  • The sharing economy is propaganda
  • Avi Asher-Schapiro
  • A green economy is key to sustainable economic development
  • United Nations Environment Programme
  • In a green economy, business exploits nature for profit
  • Jeff Conant
  • Businesses need to become responsible for sustainable economic development
  • John Robbins
  • Supriya Kumar
  • Businesses are ignoring key barriers to global sustainability
  • Auden Schendler and Michael Toffel
  • Genetically modified foods can help address the global food crisis
  • David Weisser
  • Genetically modified foods will not help address the global food crisis
Control code
ocn928023506
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
282 pages
Isbn
9780737775204
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015029478
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Stock number
1402321
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780737775211
  • (OCoLC)928023506

Library Locations

    • Waubonsee: Aurora Downtown CampusBorrow it
      1st Floor 18 S. River St., Aurora, IL, 60506-4178, US
      41.7587304 -88.3172925
    • Waubonsee: Aurora Fox Valley CampusBorrow it
      2060 Ogden Ave. (Route 34 on Rush-Copley Campus), Aurora, IL, 60504-7222, US
      41.7281984 -88.2677523
    • Waubonsee: Sugar Grove Campus - Todd LibraryBorrow it
      Collins Hall 2nd Floor Waubonsee Community College Route 47 at Waubonsee Drive, Sugar Grove, IL, 60554-9454, US
      41.7974 -88.45785
Processing Feedback ...