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Main Title The dominant animal : human evolution and the environment /
Author Ehrlich, Paul R.
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Author Title of a Work
Ehrlich, Anne H.
Publisher Island Press,
Year Published 2008
OCLC Number 185021493
ISBN 9781597260961 (cloth : alk. paper); 1597260967 (cloth : alk. paper); 9781597260978 (pbk. : alk. paper); 1597260975 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Subjects Human beings--Effect of environment on--History. ; Human evolution. ; Human-animal relationships--History.
Internet Access
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http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0809/2007050706-d.html
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0809/2007050706-b.html
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EJBM  GF13.E47 2008 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 09/21/2009
Collation 428 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Notes
"A Shearwater book." Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
1. Darwin's legacy and Mendel's mechanism -- 2. The entangled bank -- 3. Our distant past -- 4. Of genes and culture -- 5. Cultural evolution : how we relate to one another -- 6. Perception, evolution, and beliefs -- 7. The ups and downs of populations -- 8. History as cultural evolution -- 9. Cycles of life (and death) -- 10. Ecosystems and human domination of Earth -- 11. Consumption and its costs -- 12. A new imperative -- 13. Altering the global atmosphere -- 14. Energy : are we running out of it? -- 15. Saving our natural capital -- 16. Governance : tackling unanticipated consequences.