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Author Roelofs, Robert T., 1914- compiler

Title Environment and society : a book of readings on environmental policy, attitudes, and values / edited by Robert T. Roelofs, Joseph N. Crowley [and] Donald L. Hardesty
Published Englewood Cliffs, N.J. : Prentice-Hall, [1974]


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Description x, 374 pages ; 23 cm
Contents The historical roots of our ecologic crisis / Lynn White, Jr. -- Man against nature : an outmoded concept / Clarence J. Glacken -- Man in North America / Raymond F. Dasmann -- Technology and culture in evolution / Jacob Bronowski -- The dual crisis in science and society / Barry Commoner -- The tyranny of progress / Robert Gomer -- The treatened species -- Introduction to "It's Your World" / Stewart Udall -- Criteria for an optimum human environment / Hugh H. Iltis, Orie L. Loucks, and Peter Andrews -- The biosphere : a delicate balance between man and nature / René Dobos -- To trouble a star : the cost of intervention in nature / Garret Hardin -- Fun and games with the gross national product : the role of misleading indicators in social policy / Kenneth E. Boulding -- Environmental policy / National Goals Research Staff -- Policy riddle : ecology vs. the economy / David C. Anderson -- Who owns the environment? / Peter Schrag -- The politics of environmental reform / Harold Sprout -- Authority and responsibility for environmental administration / Lynton K. Caldwell -- Ecology and revolutionary thought / Murray Bookchin --
The politics of ecology / Harvey Wheeler -- The highway and the city / Lewis Mumford -- The pursuit of significance / René Dubos -- The uban affliction / Stewart Udall -- The coming polity of spaceship earth / Lynton K. Caldwell -- To prevent a world wasteland : a proposal / George F. Kennan -- Counterintuitive behavior of social systems / Jay W. Forrester -- Man : planetary disease / Ian L. McHarg -- The new asceticism / Frederick Elder -- The population explosion and the rights of the subhuman world / John B. Cobb, Jr. -- Ethics and population limitation / Daniel Callahan -- "...Nothing less than mankind..." / Rolf Edberg
Notes Includes bibliographies
Bibliography Includes bibliographies
Subject Environmental policy -- Germany.
Environmental policy.
Human ecology.
Nature -- Effect of human beings on.
Author Crowley, Joseph N., 1933-2017, compiler
Hardesty, Donald L., 1941- compiler
LC no. 73006625
ISBN 0132833743 (paperback)