Material Concerns: Pollution, Profit and Quality of Life

Material Concerns: Pollution, Profit and Quality of Life

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by Tim Jackson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415132487

ISBN-13: 9780415132480

Pub. Date: 06/28/1996

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Material Concerns offers new perspectives on key environmental issues - pollution prevention, ecological economics, limits to sustainability, consumer behaviour and government policy. The first non-technical introduction to preventative environmental management, Material Concerns offers realistic prospects for improving the quality of life.  See more details below

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Material Concerns offers new perspectives on key environmental issues - pollution prevention, ecological economics, limits to sustainability, consumer behaviour and government policy. The first non-technical introduction to preventative environmental management, Material Concerns offers realistic prospects for improving the quality of life.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415132480
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
06/28/1996
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.80(d)
Lexile:
1300L (what's this?)

Table of Contents

Preface. Chapter 1: Living in a Material World - rough guide to a lonely planet. Chapter 2: Material Transition - the birth of the industrial economy. Chapter 3: Farewel to Love Canal - from industrial afterthought to environmental foresight. Chapter 4: A Stitch in Time - t principles of prevention. Chapter 5: Easy Virtues - savin money through pollution prevention. Chapter 6: Persisten Vices - understanding resistance to change. Chapter 7: Ba to the Future - re-inventing the service economy. Chapter 8: Negotiating Change - de-materialisation and the profit motive. Chapter 9: Growth in Crisis - untangling the logic of wealth. Chapter 10: Beyond Material Concerns - regaini quality of life.

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Material Concerns: Pollution, Profit and Quality of Life 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Smirks at the others. "I picked up a pet while you two were scurying away from nothing." She steps over a rock and reaches the creak. The bunny squirms and she takes a container. She purifies it and gives it to the bunny. She purifies a little for her and heads off.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Dosnt stop running
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
* marks the end of grounder territory and leads to a stream. Cross it and you'll be on your way to the human camp*