State of the World 2003: Progress Towards a Sustainable Society (20th New edition)

State of the World 2003: Progress Towards a Sustainable Society (20th New edition)

By: Worldwatch Institute (author), Chris Bright (contributor)Paperback

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Description

This volume takes a look at the trends that have put the global economy on a collision course with the Earth's ecosystems. It aims to provide a vital synthesis ranging across a wide spectrum of both the social and natural sciences. Published annually in 28 languages, each edition draws on the knowledge of the Worldwatch Institute's team of writers and researchers.

About Author

The Worldwatch Institute is one of the world's leading research centres into environmentally sustainable development. It is based in Washington, DC.

Contents

Acknowledgements * List of Boxes, Tables, and Figures * Preface * State of the World: A Year in Review * A History of Our Future * Watching the Birds Disappear * Linking Population, Women, and Biodiversity * Combating Malaria * Charting a New Energy Future * Scrapping Mining Dependence * Uniting Divided Cities * Engaging Religion in the Quest for a Sustainable World * Notes * Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781853839689
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 264
  • ID: 9781853839689
  • ISBN10: 185383968X
  • edition: 20th New edition

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