An Agenda of Science for Environment and Development into the 21st Century

An Agenda of Science for Environment and Development into the 21st Century

by J. C. I. Dooge
     
 

The world scientific community's definitive statement on strategies needed to safeguard the environment and promote development.See more details below

Overview

The world scientific community's definitive statement on strategies needed to safeguard the environment and promote development.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521437615
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
09/28/2010
Pages:
340
Product dimensions:
7.09(w) x 11.81(h) x 0.71(d)

Table of Contents

General introduction; Conference statement; Keynote speeches; Part I. Problems of Environment and Development: Introduction; 1. Population and natural resource use; 2. Agriculture land use and degradation; 3. Industry and waste; 4. Energy; 5. Health; Part II. Scientific Understanding of the Earth System: Introduction; 6. Global cycles; 7. Atmosphere and climate; 8. Marine and coastal systems; 9. Terrestrial systems; 10. Freshwater resources; 11. Biodiversity; Part III. Responses and Strategies: Introduction; 12. Quality of life; 13. Public awareness, science and the environment; 14. Capacity building; 15. Policies for technology; 16. Institutional arrangements; Appendices.

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