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Author Odum, Howard T. (Howard Thomas), 1924-2002.

Title Environment, power, and society for the twenty-first century : the hierarchy of energy / Howard T. Odum
Edition New edition
Published New York : Columbia University Press, [2007]
©2007

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 MELB  333.79 Odu/Epa  AVAILABLE
Description xiv, 418 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm
Contents 1. This world system -- 2. Systems networks and metabolism -- 3. Energy laws and maximum power -- 4. Energy hierarchy and natural value -- 5. Energy and planet Earth -- 6. Energy and ecosystems -- 7. Empower basis for society -- 8. Structure, information, and evolution -- 9. Energy and economics -- 10. Energetic organization of society -- 11. Energetic basis for religion -- 12. Partnership with nature -- 13. Climax and descent -- App. Formulas for energy systems modules
Notes Previous ed.: New York; Chichester: Wiley, 2001
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Energy consumption -- Environmental aspects.
Power resources.
LC no. 2006038538
ISBN 023112886X (cloth : alk. paper)
0231128878 (paperback: alk. paper)
9780231128865 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780231128872 (paperback: alk. paper)