The Resource Conserving the environment, Douglas Dupler, book editor

Conserving the environment, Douglas Dupler, book editor

Label
Conserving the environment
Title
Conserving the environment
Statement of responsibility
Douglas Dupler, book editor
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a collection of essays exploring varying viewpoints on environmental protection and the conservation of natural resources
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
333.72
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TD170.3
LC item number
.C66 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Dupler, Douglas
Series statement
Opposing viewpoints
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Environmental protection
  • Environmental degradation
  • Energy conservation
  • Conservation of natural resources
Label
Conserving the environment, Douglas Dupler, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 230-234) 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
  • Ross Gelbspan
  • Global warming does not pose a serious threat
  • Sallie Baliunas
  • Deforestation threatens the environment
  • Derrick Jensen
  • and
  • George Draffan
  • Deforestation does not threaten the environment
  • Bjørn Lomborg
  • chapter 2. What energy sources can conserve the environment?
  • Why consider opposing viewpoints?
  • Renewable energy can help conserve the environment
  • Guy Dauncey
  • Renewable energy is not viable
  • Jerry Taylor
  • and
  • Peter VanDoren
  • Nuclear energy can reduce pollution
  • John Ritch
  • Nuclear energy will not reduce pollution
  • Helen Caldicott
  • Introduction
  • Wind energy benefits the environment
  • Jim Motavalli
  • Wind energy does not benefit the environment
  • H. Sterling Burnett
  • America should reduce its use of fossil fuels
  • Lester R. Brown
  • America should not reduce its use of fossil fuels
  • S. Fred Singer
  • chapter 1. What is the extent of environmental problems?
  • The earth faces an environmental crisis
  • Kenny Ausubel
  • The earth does not face an environmental crisis
  • Joseph Bast
  • Global warming poses a serious threat
  • Natural Resources Defense Council
  • The Arctic National Wildlife Refuge should be opened for drilling
  • Paul Driessen
  • Modern agricultural practices conserve resources
  • Jonathan Rauch
  • Modern agricultural practices do not conserve resources
  • Christopher D. Cook
  • chapter 4. What can institutions and individuals do to conserve?
  • Curbing human population growth will help conserve the environment
  • Ed McGaa
  • chapter 3. How can natural resources be conserved?
  • Connecting large wilderness areas will help conserve the environment
  • Dave Foreman
  • America should design products that benefit the environment
  • Fritjof Capra
  • Reducing meat consumption will help conserve the environment
  • Jim Motavalli
  • Products that harm the environment should be taxed more heavily
  • Bernie Fischlowitz-Roberts
  • For further discussion
  • Organizations to contact
  • The Endangered Species Act is effective
  • Bibliography of books
  • Index
  • Roger Di Silvestro
  • The Endangered Species Act should be reformed
  • Nancy Marano
  • and
  • Ben Lieberman
  • The Arctic National Wildlife Refuge should be conserved
Control code
ocm64511209
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
243 pages
Isbn
9780737733143
Lccn
2006041237
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)64511209
Label
Conserving the environment, Douglas Dupler, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 230-234) 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
  • Ross Gelbspan
  • Global warming does not pose a serious threat
  • Sallie Baliunas
  • Deforestation threatens the environment
  • Derrick Jensen
  • and
  • George Draffan
  • Deforestation does not threaten the environment
  • Bjørn Lomborg
  • chapter 2. What energy sources can conserve the environment?
  • Why consider opposing viewpoints?
  • Renewable energy can help conserve the environment
  • Guy Dauncey
  • Renewable energy is not viable
  • Jerry Taylor
  • and
  • Peter VanDoren
  • Nuclear energy can reduce pollution
  • John Ritch
  • Nuclear energy will not reduce pollution
  • Helen Caldicott
  • Introduction
  • Wind energy benefits the environment
  • Jim Motavalli
  • Wind energy does not benefit the environment
  • H. Sterling Burnett
  • America should reduce its use of fossil fuels
  • Lester R. Brown
  • America should not reduce its use of fossil fuels
  • S. Fred Singer
  • chapter 1. What is the extent of environmental problems?
  • The earth faces an environmental crisis
  • Kenny Ausubel
  • The earth does not face an environmental crisis
  • Joseph Bast
  • Global warming poses a serious threat
  • Natural Resources Defense Council
  • The Arctic National Wildlife Refuge should be opened for drilling
  • Paul Driessen
  • Modern agricultural practices conserve resources
  • Jonathan Rauch
  • Modern agricultural practices do not conserve resources
  • Christopher D. Cook
  • chapter 4. What can institutions and individuals do to conserve?
  • Curbing human population growth will help conserve the environment
  • Ed McGaa
  • chapter 3. How can natural resources be conserved?
  • Connecting large wilderness areas will help conserve the environment
  • Dave Foreman
  • America should design products that benefit the environment
  • Fritjof Capra
  • Reducing meat consumption will help conserve the environment
  • Jim Motavalli
  • Products that harm the environment should be taxed more heavily
  • Bernie Fischlowitz-Roberts
  • For further discussion
  • Organizations to contact
  • The Endangered Species Act is effective
  • Bibliography of books
  • Index
  • Roger Di Silvestro
  • The Endangered Species Act should be reformed
  • Nancy Marano
  • and
  • Ben Lieberman
  • The Arctic National Wildlife Refuge should be conserved
Control code
ocm64511209
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
243 pages
Isbn
9780737733143
Lccn
2006041237
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)64511209

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