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Main Title Learning from the octopus : how secrets from nature can help us fight terrorist attacks, natural disasters, and disease /
Author Sagarin, Rafe.
Publisher Basic Books,
Year Published 2012
OCLC Number 744287779
ISBN 9780465021833 (hardback); 0465021832 (hardback); 9780465029815 (e-book); 0465029817 (e-book)
Subjects Terrorism--Prevention. ; Emergency management. ; Ecology--Study and teaching. ; Evolution--Study and teaching. ; SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Biology / Developmental Biology. ; Ecology--Study and teaching. ; Emergency management. ; Evolution--Study and teaching. ; Terrorism--Prevention.
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EOAM  HV6431.S224 2012 Region 8 Technical Library/Denver,CO 09/30/2013
Collation xxv, 284 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
"How the study of ecology and evolution can fortify us against disaster and war"-- Prologue : unnatural disasters -- The origins of natural security -- Tide-pool security -- Learning as a force of nature -- Organized to change -- Necessary redundancy -- Beyond MAD fiddler crabs -- Calling your bluff and bluffing your call -- The sacred values of salmon and suicide bombers -- Hang together or hang separately -- We have met the enemy and he is us! -- Conclusion : the end and the beginning.