Foundations of Environmental Sustainability: The Coevolution of Science and Policy

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This book reviews and analyzes the period (roughly from the 1950s to the present) when the "environment" became an issue as important as economic growth, or war and peace; to assess the current situation, and begin planning for the challenges that lie ahead. Most people are aware of both the environmental destruction taking place around the world and of the specter of climate change. The devastation of New Orleans by hurricane Katrina illustrates the potential for disaster when climate change is combined with the mismanaged ...

Foundations of Environmental Sustainability: The Coevolution of Science and Policy 2008, Oxford University Press, USA, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780195309454

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