The Resource Socioecological transitions and global change : trajectories of social metabolism and land use, edited by Marina Fischer-Kowalski and Helmut Haberl

Socioecological transitions and global change : trajectories of social metabolism and land use, edited by Marina Fischer-Kowalski and Helmut Haberl

Label
Socioecological transitions and global change : trajectories of social metabolism and land use
Title
Socioecological transitions and global change
Title remainder
trajectories of social metabolism and land use
Statement of responsibility
edited by Marina Fischer-Kowalski and Helmut Haberl
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This significant new book analyses fundamental changes in society-nature interaction: the socioeconomic use of materials, energy and land. The volume presents a number of case studies addressing transitions from an agrarian to an industrial socioecological regime, analysed within the materials and energy flow accounting (MEFA) framework. It is argued that by concentrating on the biophysical dimensions of change in the course of industrialization, social development issues can be explicitly linked to changes in the natural environment. From the historical transition in Europe, to current transi
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HM861
LC item number
.S63 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Fischer-Kowalski, Marina
  • Haberl, Helmut
Series statement
Advances in ecological economics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social ecology
  • Social evolution
  • Social change
  • System theory
  • Globalization
  • Globalization
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Globalization
  • Globalization
  • Social change
  • Social ecology
  • Social evolution
  • System theory
  • Landnutzung
  • Sozialer Wandel
  • Sozialökologie
  • Sociale ecologie
  • Internationalisatie
  • Ecologische aspecten
  • Socialekologi
  • Globalisering
  • Globalisering
  • Humanekologi
Label
Socioecological transitions and global change : trajectories of social metabolism and land use, edited by Marina Fischer-Kowalski and Helmut Haberl
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Conceptualizing, observing and comparing socioecological transitions / Marina Fischer-Kowalski, Helmut Haberl -- Land-use change and socioeconomic metabolism : a macro view of Austria 1830-2000 / Fridolin Krausmann, Helmut Haberl -- The fossil fuel-powered carbon sink : carbon flows and Austria's energetic metabolism in a long-term perspective / Karl-Heinz Erb, Helmut Haberl, Fridolin Krausmann -- The great transformation : a socio-metabolic reading of the industrialization of the United Kingdom / Heinz Schandl, Fridolin Krausmann -- The local base of the historical agrarian : industrial transition and the interaction between scales / Helmut Haberl, Fridolin Krausmann -- The local base of transitions in developing countries / Clemens M. Grünbühel, Simron J. Singh, Marina Fischer-Kowalski -- Transition in a contemporary context : patterns of development in a globalizing world / Nina Eisenmenger, Jesus Ramos Martin, Heinz Schandl -- Conclusions : likely and unlikely pasts, possible and impossible futures / Marina Fischer-Kowalski, Helmut Haberl, Fridolin Krausmann
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 263 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781847209436
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)171288779
  • (OCoLC)ocn171288779
Label
Socioecological transitions and global change : trajectories of social metabolism and land use, edited by Marina Fischer-Kowalski and Helmut Haberl
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Conceptualizing, observing and comparing socioecological transitions / Marina Fischer-Kowalski, Helmut Haberl -- Land-use change and socioeconomic metabolism : a macro view of Austria 1830-2000 / Fridolin Krausmann, Helmut Haberl -- The fossil fuel-powered carbon sink : carbon flows and Austria's energetic metabolism in a long-term perspective / Karl-Heinz Erb, Helmut Haberl, Fridolin Krausmann -- The great transformation : a socio-metabolic reading of the industrialization of the United Kingdom / Heinz Schandl, Fridolin Krausmann -- The local base of the historical agrarian : industrial transition and the interaction between scales / Helmut Haberl, Fridolin Krausmann -- The local base of transitions in developing countries / Clemens M. Grünbühel, Simron J. Singh, Marina Fischer-Kowalski -- Transition in a contemporary context : patterns of development in a globalizing world / Nina Eisenmenger, Jesus Ramos Martin, Heinz Schandl -- Conclusions : likely and unlikely pasts, possible and impossible futures / Marina Fischer-Kowalski, Helmut Haberl, Fridolin Krausmann
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 263 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781847209436
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)171288779
  • (OCoLC)ocn171288779

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