The Resource Humanity's footprint : momentum, impact, and our global environment, Walter K. Dodds

Humanity's footprint : momentum, impact, and our global environment, Walter K. Dodds

Label
Humanity's footprint : momentum, impact, and our global environment
Title
Humanity's footprint
Title remainder
momentum, impact, and our global environment
Statement of responsibility
Walter K. Dodds
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dodds, Walter Kennedy
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GF75
LC item number
.D65 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nature
  • Environmental degradation
  • Overpopulation
  • Environmental ethics
  • Environmental justice
  • Sustainable development
Label
Humanity's footprint : momentum, impact, and our global environment, Walter K. Dodds
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 235-261) and index
Contents
Collision course : an expanding appetite for resources coupled with population growth on a finite planet -- The insidious explosion : global trends in population growth and resource use expand our footprint -- Shock wave from the insidious explosion : momentum of human effects on our planet -- Weeds and shrinking violets : pests on the move and the ecological holocaust -- Survival on a finite earth : the ultimate game, or why human nature destines us to use more than our share -- Why humans foul the nest : cultural and genetic roots run deep -- Searching for answers : can we achieve sustainability, or are we screwed? -- No more business as usual : transcendence, enlightenment, rationalization, hope, and action -- Consilience : socioenvironmental restoration and sustainable inhabitation of Earth
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 270 p.
Isbn
9780231139663
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
20070293 38
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)154711170
  • (OCoLC)154711170
Label
Humanity's footprint : momentum, impact, and our global environment, Walter K. Dodds
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 235-261) and index
Contents
Collision course : an expanding appetite for resources coupled with population growth on a finite planet -- The insidious explosion : global trends in population growth and resource use expand our footprint -- Shock wave from the insidious explosion : momentum of human effects on our planet -- Weeds and shrinking violets : pests on the move and the ecological holocaust -- Survival on a finite earth : the ultimate game, or why human nature destines us to use more than our share -- Why humans foul the nest : cultural and genetic roots run deep -- Searching for answers : can we achieve sustainability, or are we screwed? -- No more business as usual : transcendence, enlightenment, rationalization, hope, and action -- Consilience : socioenvironmental restoration and sustainable inhabitation of Earth
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 270 p.
Isbn
9780231139663
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
20070293 38
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)154711170
  • (OCoLC)154711170

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