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Main Title Plan B 3.0 : mobilizing to save civilization /
Author Brown, Lester R. ; Brown, Lester Russell
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Author Title of a Work
Brown, Lester Russell
Publisher W.W. Norton,
Year Published 2008
OCLC Number 154706888
ISBN 9780393065893; 0393065898; 9780393330878; 0393330877
Subjects Environmental policy--Economic aspects ; Natural resources--Management ; Economic development--Environmental aspects ; Umweltpolitik ; Ressourcenpolitik ; Umweltverträglichkeit ; Wirtschaftsentwicklung ; Umweltpolitik--(DE-588)4078523-3 ; Ressourcenpolitik--(DE-588)4177874-1 ; Umweltverträglichkeit--(DE-588)4061655-1 ; Wirtschaftsentwicklung--(DE-588)4066438-7 ; Environmental policy--Economic aspects--sears ; Natural resources--Management--sears ; Economic development--Environmental aspects--sears
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EOAM  HC79.E5B7596 2008 Sustainability Collection Region 8 Technical Library/Denver,CO 06/19/2009
Edition {New ed.}.
Collation xiv, 398 pages ; 24 cm
Revised edition of: Plan B 2.0. c2006. "Earth Policy Institute." Includes bibliographical references (pages 289-371) and index.
Contents Notes
Entering a new world -- Deteriorating oil and food security -- Rising temperatures and rising seas -- Emerging water shortages -- Natural systems under stress -- Early signs of decline -- Eradicating poverty, stabilizing population -- Restoring the Earth -- Feeding eight billion well -- Designing cities for people -- Raising energy efficiency -- Turning to renewable energy -- The great mobilization. Provides alternative solutions to such global problems as population control, emerging water shortages, eroding soil, and global warming, outlining a detailed survival strategy for the civilization of the future.