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Main Title Models of doom : a critique of The limits to growth /
Author Cole, H. S. D.
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Author Title of a Work
Cole, H. S. D.
CORP Author Brighton, Eng. University of Sussex. Science Policy Research Unit.
Publisher Universe Books,
Year Published 1973
OCLC Number 00674851
ISBN 0876631847; 9780876631843; 0876639058; 9780876639054
Subjects Economic history--1945-1971. ; Economic development--Mathematical models. ; Economische ontwikkeling. ; Groeimodellen. ; Planejamento Economico. ; Développement conomique--Modèles mathématiques. ; Population. ; Histoire conomique--1945-1971.
Additional Subjects Economic history--1945- --Addresses, essays, lectures ; Economic development--Mathematical models--Addresses, essays, lectures
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJAM  HC59.M59 Region 3 Library/Philadelphia, PA 01/01/1988
Collation 244 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Papers by members of the Science Policy Research Unit of the University of Sussex. "Published in Great Britain as Thinking about the future." Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Notes
Preface / by Asa Briggs -- Part I. The world models and their sub-systems -- Malthus with a computer / by Christopher Freeman -- The structure of the world models / by H.S.D. Cole -- The non-renewable resources sub-system / by William Page -- The population sub-system / by William Page -- The agricultural sub-system / by Pauline K. Marstrand and K.L.R. Pavitt -- The capital and industrial output sub-system / by P.-A. Julien and Christopher Freeman, with an appendix by C.M. Cooper -- The pollution sub-system / by Pauline K. Marstrand and T.C. Sinclair -- Energy resources / by A.J. Surrey and A.J. Bromley -- An evaluation of the world models / by H.S.D. Cole and R.C. Curnow -- Part II. The ideological background -- Malthus and other economists: some doomsdays revisited / by K.L.R. Pavitt -- Population forecasting / by William Page -- Environmentalism: a la recherche du temps perdu, bien perdu? / by T.C. Sinclair -- System dynamics and technocracy / by Harvey Simmons -- Postscript on social change / by Marie Jahoda -- A response to Sussex / by Donella H. Meadows, Dennis L. Meadows, J²rgen Randers, and William W. Behrens III.