Global Catastrophes and Trends: The Next 50 Years - Smil, Vaclav

Fundamental change occurs most often in one of two ways: as a "fatal discontinuity," a sudden catastrophic event that is potentially world changing, or as a persistent, gradual trend. Global catastrophes include volcanic eruptions, viral pandemics, wars, and large-scale terrorist attacks; trends are demographic, environmental, economic, and ...

Global Catastrophes and Trends: The Next 50 Years 2012, MIT Press (MA), Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780262518222

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Global Catastrophes and Trends: The Next 50 Years 2008, MIT Press (MA), Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780262195867

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