The Resource Global resources, Clare Hanrahan, book editor

Global resources, Clare Hanrahan, book editor

Label
Global resources
Title
Global resources
Statement of responsibility
Clare Hanrahan, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a collection of essays exploring varying viewpoints on natural resources
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
333.7
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
  • HC85
  • HD75.6
LC item number
  • .G58 2008
  • .G555 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hanrahan, Clare
Series statement
Opposing viewpoints series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Natural resources
  • Natural resources
Label
Global resources, Clare Hanrahan, book editor
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
  • 2.
  • Global oil reserves are not near depletion
  • Jad Mouawad
  • 3.
  • Food scarcity is a global problem
  • Lester R. Brown
  • 4.
  • Food distribution, not scarcity, is a global problem
  • Roger Thurow
  • and
  • Why consider opposing viewpoints?
  • Jay Solomon
  • 5.
  • Water scarcity is a global problem
  • Steve Lonergan
  • 6.
  • Water scarcity is not a global problem
  • Asit K. Biswas
  • Periodical bibliography
  • ch. 2.
  • What global agricultural policies should be pursued?
  • Introduction
  • Chapter preface
  • 1.
  • Organic agriculture can feed the world
  • Andre Leu
  • 2.
  • Organic agriculture cannot feed the world
  • Ronald Bailey
  • 3.
  • Genetically modified foods should be produced to feed the world
  • African American Environmentalist Association
  • ch. 1.
  • 4.
  • Genetically modified foods are dangerous and unneeded
  • Jeffrey Smith
  • 5.
  • Fish farming can help feed the world
  • Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
  • 6.
  • Fish farming is environmentally destructive
  • Emma Duncan
  • Periodical bibliography
  • Are global resources overstrained?
  • Chapter preface
  • 1.
  • The depletion of oil reserves is a global problem
  • Matthew Simmons
  • Howard C. Hayden
  • 3.
  • Wind power is affordable and environmentally friendly
  • Joseph Florence
  • 4.
  • Wind power is unreliable and not environmentally friendly
  • Eric Rosenbloom
  • 5.
  • Biofuels can replace gasoline
  • Vinod Khosla
  • ch. 3.
  • 6.
  • Biofuels are impractical
  • James Jordan
  • and
  • James Powell
  • Periodical bibliography
  • ch. 4.
  • How can the world's resources be preserved?
  • Chapter preface
  • 1.
  • What alternative energy sources are worth pursuing?
  • A commitment to sustainable development will help preserve global resources
  • James D. Wolfensohn
  • 2.
  • Sustainable development privileges the few over the many
  • Morgan J. Poliquin
  • 3.
  • Nations must share equally the world's resources
  • Rajesh Makwana
  • 4.
  • Free-trade agreements need to be repealed to preserve global resources
  • Chapter preface
  • Deborah James
  • 5.
  • Water must be made a public resource
  • Maude Barlow
  • and
  • Tony Clarke
  • Periodical bibliography
  • For further discussion
  • Organizations to contact
  • Bibliography of books
  • 1.
  • Index
  • Solar energy can effectively provide electricity
  • National Renewable Energy Laboratory
  • 2.
  • Solar energy is inefficient and impractical
Extent
1 online resource (233 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035698061
Label
Global resources, Clare Hanrahan, book editor
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
  • 2.
  • Global oil reserves are not near depletion
  • Jad Mouawad
  • 3.
  • Food scarcity is a global problem
  • Lester R. Brown
  • 4.
  • Food distribution, not scarcity, is a global problem
  • Roger Thurow
  • and
  • Why consider opposing viewpoints?
  • Jay Solomon
  • 5.
  • Water scarcity is a global problem
  • Steve Lonergan
  • 6.
  • Water scarcity is not a global problem
  • Asit K. Biswas
  • Periodical bibliography
  • ch. 2.
  • What global agricultural policies should be pursued?
  • Introduction
  • Chapter preface
  • 1.
  • Organic agriculture can feed the world
  • Andre Leu
  • 2.
  • Organic agriculture cannot feed the world
  • Ronald Bailey
  • 3.
  • Genetically modified foods should be produced to feed the world
  • African American Environmentalist Association
  • ch. 1.
  • 4.
  • Genetically modified foods are dangerous and unneeded
  • Jeffrey Smith
  • 5.
  • Fish farming can help feed the world
  • Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
  • 6.
  • Fish farming is environmentally destructive
  • Emma Duncan
  • Periodical bibliography
  • Are global resources overstrained?
  • Chapter preface
  • 1.
  • The depletion of oil reserves is a global problem
  • Matthew Simmons
  • Howard C. Hayden
  • 3.
  • Wind power is affordable and environmentally friendly
  • Joseph Florence
  • 4.
  • Wind power is unreliable and not environmentally friendly
  • Eric Rosenbloom
  • 5.
  • Biofuels can replace gasoline
  • Vinod Khosla
  • ch. 3.
  • 6.
  • Biofuels are impractical
  • James Jordan
  • and
  • James Powell
  • Periodical bibliography
  • ch. 4.
  • How can the world's resources be preserved?
  • Chapter preface
  • 1.
  • What alternative energy sources are worth pursuing?
  • A commitment to sustainable development will help preserve global resources
  • James D. Wolfensohn
  • 2.
  • Sustainable development privileges the few over the many
  • Morgan J. Poliquin
  • 3.
  • Nations must share equally the world's resources
  • Rajesh Makwana
  • 4.
  • Free-trade agreements need to be repealed to preserve global resources
  • Chapter preface
  • Deborah James
  • 5.
  • Water must be made a public resource
  • Maude Barlow
  • and
  • Tony Clarke
  • Periodical bibliography
  • For further discussion
  • Organizations to contact
  • Bibliography of books
  • 1.
  • Index
  • Solar energy can effectively provide electricity
  • National Renewable Energy Laboratory
  • 2.
  • Solar energy is inefficient and impractical
Extent
1 online resource (233 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035698061

Library Locations

  • Internet ArchiveBorrow it
    300 Funston Ave, San Francisco, CA, 94118, US
    37.7823215 -122.4716373

Library Links

Processing Feedback ...