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Main Title Living in the environment : principles, connections, and solutions /
Author Miller, G. Tyler
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Spoolman, Scott.
Publisher Brooks/Cole,
Year Published 2012
OCLC Number 651905672
ISBN 9780538735346; 0538735341; 9780538494144; 053849414X
Subjects Environmental sciences--Textbooks. ; Human ecology--Textbooks. ; Pollution--Textbooks. ; Sustainable development--Textbooks.
Holdings
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
Modified
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Status
EJAM  GE105.M547 2012 Region 3 Library/Philadelphia, PA 08/03/2011
ENAM  GE105.M547 2012 Region 7 IRC Library/Kansas City,KS 03/08/2018
Edition 17th ed.
Collation 1 volume (various pagings) : color illustrations maps ; 29 cm
Notes
Includes glossary and index.
Contents Notes
Three principles of sustainability, solar energy, chemical cycling, and biodiversity, can guide us in making a shift to a more sustainable society. Five major subthemes - natural capital, natural capital degradation, solutions, trade-offs, and the fact that individuals matter - guide the way to sustainability. This book looks at these subthemes and builds on the knowledge you learn by providing core case studies. Humans and sustainability : an overview -- Science, ecological principles, and sustainability -- Sustaining biodiversity -- Sustaining natural resources -- Sustaining environmental quality -- Sustaining human societies.