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Main Title Sharing nature's interest : ecological footprints as an indicator of sustainability /
Author Chambers, Nicky.
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Simmons, Craig.
Wackernagel, Mathis,
Publisher Earthscan,
Year Published 2000
OCLC Number 44436482
ISBN 1853837385; 9781853837388; 1853837393; 9781853837395
Subjects Nature--Effect of human beings on ; Human ecology ; Sustainable development ; Environmental indicators ; Environmental impact analysis ; Economic development--Environmental aspects ; environmental impact statements ; Anthropogener Einfluss ; Nachhaltigkeit ; Umwelt ; Umweltindikator ; Umweltvertr aglichkeit ; Ecological footprints ; Milieu-indicatoren ; Duurzame ontwikkeling ; D eveloppement durable ; Environnement-- Etudes d'impact
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Contributor biographical information http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy1111/2003270482-b.html
Local Library Info
Library Local Subject Local Note
EOA sustainability collection
Holdings
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ELBM  GF75.C44 2000 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 05/10/2024
EOAM  HC79.E5C435 2000 sustainability collection Region 8 Technical Library/Denver,CO 05/02/2003
Collation xiv, 185 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
1. Redefining progress -- 2. Indicating progress -- 3. Footprinting foundations -- 4. Footprinting fundamentals -- 5. From activities to impacts -- 6. Twenty questions about ecological footprinting -- 7. Global and national footprints -- 8. Regional footprinting -- 9. Assessing the impact of organizations and services -- 10. Footprinting for product assessment -- 11. Footprinting lifestyles -- how big is your ecological garden? -- 12. Next steps -- Annexe 1. A primer on thermodynamics. Ecological footprints are the most effective way of measuring the impact of all forms of human activity on the ecosystems that sustain us. This introduction is clearly laid out, with illustrations, examples and follow-up questions.