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The Resource A prosperous way down : principles and policies, Howard T. Odum and Elisabeth C. Odum, (electronic resource)

A prosperous way down : principles and policies, Howard T. Odum and Elisabeth C. Odum, (electronic resource)

Label
A prosperous way down : principles and policies
Title
A prosperous way down
Title remainder
principles and policies
Statement of responsibility
Howard T. Odum and Elisabeth C. Odum
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A Prosperous Way Down, the last book by Howard T. and Elisabeth C. Odum, has shaped politics and planning as nations, states, and localities begin the search for ways to adapt to a future with vastly increased competition for energy. It considers ways in which a future with less fossil fuel could be peaceful and prosperous. Although history records the collapse of countless civilizations, some societies and ecosystems have managed to descend in orderly stages, reducing demands and selecting and saving what is most important. The authors make recommendations for a more equitable and cooperati
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1924-2002
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Odum, Howard T.
Dewey number
333.7
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Odum, Elisabeth
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  • Power resources
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  • Human ecology
Label
A prosperous way down : principles and policies, Howard T. Odum and Elisabeth C. Odum, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
  • Copyright; Contents; Figures; Tables; Preface; Acknowledgments; Part 1: The Approaching Summit; 1: Introduction to the Way Down; 2: The Present Condition; 3: Intellectual Views of the Future; Part 2: System Principles; 4: The Ways of Energy and Materials in all Systems; 5: Pulsing and the Growth Cycle; 6: Real Weath and the Economy; 7: Spatial Organization; 8: Population and Wealth; Part 3: Poliices for Transition and Descent; 9: The Golbal Network; 10: Energy Sources; 11: Sustaining a Nation; 12: Sustaining People; 13: Starting Down; 14: Reorganizating Cities; 15: Restoring Waters
  • 16: Refreshing the Landscape17: Transmitting Knowledge; 18: Preparing People; 19: Summary for Action; Notes; References Cited; Index
Control code
ocn775301656
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (345 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781457110900
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)775301656
Label
A prosperous way down : principles and policies, Howard T. Odum and Elisabeth C. Odum, (electronic resource)
Publication
Contents
  • Copyright; Contents; Figures; Tables; Preface; Acknowledgments; Part 1: The Approaching Summit; 1: Introduction to the Way Down; 2: The Present Condition; 3: Intellectual Views of the Future; Part 2: System Principles; 4: The Ways of Energy and Materials in all Systems; 5: Pulsing and the Growth Cycle; 6: Real Weath and the Economy; 7: Spatial Organization; 8: Population and Wealth; Part 3: Poliices for Transition and Descent; 9: The Golbal Network; 10: Energy Sources; 11: Sustaining a Nation; 12: Sustaining People; 13: Starting Down; 14: Reorganizating Cities; 15: Restoring Waters
  • 16: Refreshing the Landscape17: Transmitting Knowledge; 18: Preparing People; 19: Summary for Action; Notes; References Cited; Index
Control code
ocn775301656
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (345 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781457110900
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)775301656

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