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Our Ecological Footprint: Reducing Human Impact on the Earth (New Catalyst's Bioregional Series, No 9) download epub

by Mathis Wackernagel,William E. Rees,Phil Testermale


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Back when Rees and Wackernagel wrote Our Ecological Footprint, no one was looking at the problem in that way. Now that everyone has jumped on the e" bandwagon, we need to be reminded that this is where it started

Back when Rees and Wackernagel wrote Our Ecological Footprint, no one was looking at the problem in that way. Now that everyone has jumped on the e" bandwagon, we need to be reminded that this is where it started.

Gabriola Island, BC ; Philadelphia, PA : New Society Publishers. Presents a comprehensive analysis of the ecological resources and technologies required for sustaining households, communites, regions, and nations. inlibrary; printdisabled; ; china.

Our Ecological Footprint book. The seminal work on ecological footprinting, Our Ecological Footprint is a great starter on the concept and how ecological footprint analysis can help us move towards a more sustainable future. Ecological footprint analysis (EF) "estimates the resource consumption and waste assimilation requirements of a defined human population or economy in terms of a corresponding productive land area" (p9).

Back when Rees and Wackernagel wrote Our Ecological Footprint, no one was looking at the problem in that .

Back when Rees and Wackernagel wrote Our Ecological Footprint, no one was looking at the problem in that way. Professors Rees and Wackernagel have developed a new concept to assess individuals and countries impact on the environment, a quantitative measure which acts as a common denomintor for all peoples, at all levels of affluence or poverty. This will become the yardstick of our future, like the invention of money by the Babylonians or Assyrians has become the unit of exchange in the trade of goods and services.

Mathis Wackernagel, William Rees. New Society Publishers, Jul 1, 1998 - Nature - 176 pages

Mathis Wackernagel, William Rees. New Society Publishers, Jul 1, 1998 - Nature - 176 pages. An excellent handbook for community activists, planners, teachers, students and policy makers. Mathis Wackernagel is currently the Executive Director of Global Footprint Network, and William Rees is the Chair of the School of Urban Planning and Regional Development at the University of British Columbia. Bibliographic information.

by Mathis Wackernagel (Author), William Rees (Author). Paperback: 176 pages About the Author

by Mathis Wackernagel (Author), William Rees (Author). Paperback: 176 pages. ISBN-13: 978-0865713123. Product Dimensions: 6 x . x 9 inches.

Author(s): Mathis Wackernagel, William Rees, Phil Testemale (Illustrator). Paperback Publication date: July 1, 1998. 05/12/1998: Reducing Human Impact on Earth; down to earth concepts and simple mat. great resource!

Author(s): Mathis Wackernagel, William Rees, Phil Testemale (Illustrator). Publisher: New Society Publishers.

Our Ecological Footprint: Reducing Human Impact on the Earth. Wackernagel M and Rees WE (1996) Our Ecological Footprint: Reducing Human Impact on the Earth. Gabriola Island, BC/Philadelphia, PA: New Society. As the magnitude of human impacts on the ecological systems of the planet becomes apparent, there is increased realization of the intimate connections between these systems and human health, the economy, social justice, and national security.

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Wackernagel, M. and . New Society Publishers, Gabriola Island, BC and Philadelphia, PA. Wackernagel, M. and J. Silverstein. Big things first: Focusing of the scale imperative with the ecological footprint. Our Ecological Footprint: Reducing Human Impact on the Earth. Ecological Economics 32: 391-394. Living Planet Report 2004. Worldwide Fund For Nature International, Gland, Switzerland.


Our Ecological Footprint: Reducing Human Impact on the Earth (New Catalyst's Bioregional Series, No 9) download epub
Engineering
Author: Mathis Wackernagel,William E. Rees,Phil Testermale
ISBN: 0865713111
Category: Engineering & Transportation
Subcategory: Engineering
Language: English
Publisher: New Society Pub (July 1, 1996)
Pages: 160 pages