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Title From resource scarcity to ecological security : exploring new limits to growth / edited by Dennis Pirages and Ken Cousins
Published Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, [2005]
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 268 pages) : illustrations
Series Global environmental accord
Global environmental accords.
Contents From limits to growth to ecological security / Dennis Pirages -- The future is not what it used to be : world population trends / Robert Engelman [and others] -- Reflections on an aging global population / Paul J. Runci and Chester L. Cooper -- Global water prospects / Ken Conca -- Food policy : underfed or overfed? / Marc J. Cohen -- Energy, security, and cooperation over the next quarter century / Heather Conley and Warren Phillips -- Renewable-energy technologies / Gary Cook and Eldon Boes -- Future socioeconomic and political challenges of global climate change / Matthias Ruth -- Global climate change : policy challenges, policy responses / Jacob Park -- Forest degradation, the timber trade, and tropical-region plantations / Patricia Marchak -- Biodiversity and ecological security / David W. Inouye -- Twenty-nine days : responding to a finite world / Ken Cousins
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-256) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Global 2000 Study (U.S.)
Environmental policy.
Twenty-first century -- Forecasts.
Genre/Form Forecasts.
Form Electronic book
Author Cousins, Ken, 1964-
Pirages, Dennis.
ISBN 0262281627 (electronic bk.)
1423733347 (electronic bk.)
9780262281621 (electronic bk.)
9781423733348 (electronic bk.)