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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
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
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
ocn733546748
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 337 p.
Isbn
9780226326993
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011025255
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780226326993
  • (OCoLC)733546748
Label
Wasted world : how our consumption challenges the planet, Rob Hengeveld
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
ocn733546748
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 337 p.
Isbn
9780226326993
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011025255
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780226326993
  • (OCoLC)733546748

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