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The Resource Will the world run out of fresh water?, David Haugen and Susan Musser, book editors

Will the world run out of fresh water?, David Haugen and Susan Musser, book editors

Label
Will the world run out of fresh water?
Title
Will the world run out of fresh water?
Statement of responsibility
David Haugen and Susan Musser, book editors
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the dangers threatening the world's fresh water sources, speculating as to how long the water reserves will last and exploring what can be done to protect the reserves and help them last longer
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
333.91
Index
index present
LC call number
TD345
LC item number
.W55 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Haugen, David M.
  • Musser, Susan
Series statement
At issue environment
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Water-supply
  • Water consumption
  • Water resources development
  • Water consumption
  • Water resources development
  • Water-supply
Label
Will the world run out of fresh water?, David Haugen and Susan Musser, book editors
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy1516/2011042697-d.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Introduction -- There is a looming global fresh water shortage / Paul Alois -- To solve the looming fresh water shortage, people must learn not to take water for granted / Charles Fishman -- Desalination is part of the solution to fresh water shortages / McKinley Conway -- Desalination is too expensive to be a solution to fresh water shortages / Kris De Decker -- Desalination threatens the environment and public health food & water watch -- Human ingenuity will eventually solve the looming fresh water shortage / Brian Fagan -- Fresh water is becoming a privatized commodity instead of a public trust / Jeneen Interlandi with Ryan Tracy -- Fresh water should be treated as a commodity / Peter Brabeck-Letmathe -- Fresh water should be treated as a human right / Maude Barlow -- Access to fresh water may spark conflict in the Middle East / Daniel Darling -- Access to fresh water is a contentious issue in the Israel-Palestine conflict / Wilson Dizard -- Middle Eastern governments must adopt better fresh water conservation practices / Jon B. Alterman and Michael Dziuban -- Fresh water access can present opportunities for international cooperation / Karin R. Bencala and Geoffrey D. Dabelko -- Organizations to contact -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
ocn758244207
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
120 p.
Isbn
9780737756098
Lccn
2011042697
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o758244207
  • (OCoLC)758244207
Label
Will the world run out of fresh water?, David Haugen and Susan Musser, book editors
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy1516/2011042697-d.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Introduction -- There is a looming global fresh water shortage / Paul Alois -- To solve the looming fresh water shortage, people must learn not to take water for granted / Charles Fishman -- Desalination is part of the solution to fresh water shortages / McKinley Conway -- Desalination is too expensive to be a solution to fresh water shortages / Kris De Decker -- Desalination threatens the environment and public health food & water watch -- Human ingenuity will eventually solve the looming fresh water shortage / Brian Fagan -- Fresh water is becoming a privatized commodity instead of a public trust / Jeneen Interlandi with Ryan Tracy -- Fresh water should be treated as a commodity / Peter Brabeck-Letmathe -- Fresh water should be treated as a human right / Maude Barlow -- Access to fresh water may spark conflict in the Middle East / Daniel Darling -- Access to fresh water is a contentious issue in the Israel-Palestine conflict / Wilson Dizard -- Middle Eastern governments must adopt better fresh water conservation practices / Jon B. Alterman and Michael Dziuban -- Fresh water access can present opportunities for international cooperation / Karin R. Bencala and Geoffrey D. Dabelko -- Organizations to contact -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
ocn758244207
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
120 p.
Isbn
9780737756098
Lccn
2011042697
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o758244207
  • (OCoLC)758244207

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