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The Resource State of the world 2008 : innovations for a sustainable economy, Gary Gardner and Thomas Prugh, project directors ; Linda Starke, editor

State of the world 2008 : innovations for a sustainable economy, Gary Gardner and Thomas Prugh, project directors ; Linda Starke, editor

Label
State of the world 2008 : innovations for a sustainable economy
Title
State of the world 2008
Title remainder
innovations for a sustainable economy
Statement of responsibility
Gary Gardner and Thomas Prugh, project directors ; Linda Starke, editor
Title variation
  • Innovations for a sustainable economy
  • Worldwatch Institute report on progress toward a sustainable society
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explains why the belief systems of 200 years ago are threatening today's global economy, outlining pioneering solutions to the establishment of sustainable economies through such innovations as micro-financing, closed-loop manufacturing, and the use of trusts to protect common resources. Original. 15,000 first printing
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252709
Cataloging source
BT
Dewey number
500
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • charts
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1958-
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  • Gardner, Gary T.
  • Prugh, Thomas
  • Starke, Linda
  • Worldwatch Institute
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True
Series statement
  • State of the world
  • Worldwide Institute report
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sustainable development
  • Conservation of natural resources
  • Economic development
  • Consumption (Economics)
Target audience
adult
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innovations for a sustainable economy
Label
State of the world 2008 : innovations for a sustainable economy, Gary Gardner and Thomas Prugh, project directors ; Linda Starke, editor
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical reference (pages 211-253) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Meat and seafood: the global diet's most costly ingredients
  • Brian Halweil and Danielle Nierenberg
  • Building a low-carbon economy
  • Christopher Flavin
  • Improving carbon markets
  • Zoe Chafe and Hilary French
  • Water in a sustainable economy
  • Ger Bergkamp and Claudia W. Sadoff
  • Banking on biodiversity
  • Ricardo Bayon
  • Seeding the sustainable economy
  • Parallel economy of the commons
  • Jonathan Rowe
  • Engaging communities for a sustainable world
  • Erik Assadourian
  • Investing for sustainability
  • Bill Baue
  • Gary Gardner and Thomas Prugh
  • New bottom line for progress
  • John Talberth
  • Rethinking production
  • L. Hunter Lovins
  • Challenge of sustainable lifestyles
  • Tim Jackson
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Twenty-fifth anniversary edition.
Extent
xxvii, 269 pages
Isbn
9780393330311
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, charts
Label
State of the world 2008 : innovations for a sustainable economy, Gary Gardner and Thomas Prugh, project directors ; Linda Starke, editor
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical reference (pages 211-253) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Meat and seafood: the global diet's most costly ingredients
  • Brian Halweil and Danielle Nierenberg
  • Building a low-carbon economy
  • Christopher Flavin
  • Improving carbon markets
  • Zoe Chafe and Hilary French
  • Water in a sustainable economy
  • Ger Bergkamp and Claudia W. Sadoff
  • Banking on biodiversity
  • Ricardo Bayon
  • Seeding the sustainable economy
  • Parallel economy of the commons
  • Jonathan Rowe
  • Engaging communities for a sustainable world
  • Erik Assadourian
  • Investing for sustainability
  • Bill Baue
  • Gary Gardner and Thomas Prugh
  • New bottom line for progress
  • John Talberth
  • Rethinking production
  • L. Hunter Lovins
  • Challenge of sustainable lifestyles
  • Tim Jackson
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Twenty-fifth anniversary edition.
Extent
xxvii, 269 pages
Isbn
9780393330311
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, charts

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