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  • Title: Ecoscience: Population, Resources, Environment
  • Author: Paul R. Ehrlich John P. Holdren Ann H. Ehrlich
  • ISBN: 9780716700296
  • Page: 256
  • Format: Paperback

  • Ecoscience: Population, Resources, Environment By Paul R. Ehrlich John P. Holdren Ann H. Ehrlich Ecoscience, the successor to Population, Resources, and Environment, is a survey of environmental science The Ehrlichs have teamed up with John Holdren to produce a text that offers a greatly expanded coverage of all topics in environmental science It offers extensive information on population, resources, and energy and provides concrete strategies for dealing with theEcoscience, the successor to Population, Resources, and Environment, is a survey of environmental science The Ehrlichs have teamed up with John Holdren to produce a text that offers a greatly expanded coverage of all topics in environmental science It offers extensive information on population, resources, and energy and provides concrete strategies for dealing with the environmental crisis This title features a comprehensive introduction to basic ecological principles It offers an expanded treatment of raw materials a major section is devoted to energy problems coverage is given to geophysical and climatological aspects of the environment and a provocative discussion of the possibilities of social, political, and economic change is also included.
    Paul R. Ehrlich John P. Holdren Ann H. Ehrlich
    Paul Ralph Ehrlich is an American biologist and educator who is the Bing Professor of Population Studies in the department of Biological Sciences at Stanford University and president of Stanford s Center for Conservation Biology By training he is an entomologist specializing in Lepidoptera butterflies , but he is better known as an ecologist and a demographer, specifically for his warnings about unchecked population growth and limited resources Ehrlich became a household name after publication of his controversial 1968 book The Population Bomb.

    Ecoscience: Population, Resources, Environment By Paul R. Ehrlich John P. Holdren Ann H. Ehrlich

    Commentaires:

    Leah
    I picked up this book because John Holdren, the Director of the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy, co authored this book There s some really troubling proposals in the book on solutions to the population boom of the 1970s I was shocked to read some of the Brave New World esque ideas that were mentioned Of the chapter I read, it reminded me of every dystopic novel I m familiar with Interestingly, Holdren was addressed by the Senate on the controversial ideas in the book and he o [...]

    Duncan Noble
    This was a textbook in a course called Nature, Science and Man that I took as an elective many years ago while studying engineering The course and this book probably changed my life I started off doing engineering, but after a few other adventures, ended up doing environmental consulting for the last 2 decades I should have known after taking that course and reading this book what my true calling was, but I got distracted Better late than never I m guessing the book is out of date now, but check [...]

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