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The Resource The myth of progress : toward a sustainable future, Tom Wessels, (electronic resource)

The myth of progress : toward a sustainable future, Tom Wessels, (electronic resource)

Label
The myth of progress : toward a sustainable future
Title
The myth of progress
Title remainder
toward a sustainable future
Statement of responsibility
Tom Wessels
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A provocative critique of Western progress from a scientific perspective
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wessels, Tom
Dewey number
577
Index
index present
LC call number
QH541
LC item number
.W47 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ecology
  • Environmental policy
  • Sustainable development
  • Ecology
  • Environmental policy
  • Sustainable development
  • NATURE
  • NATURE
  • SCIENCE
  • SCIENCE
Label
The myth of progress : toward a sustainable future, Tom Wessels, (electronic resource)
Link
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=558266
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Title Page; Contents; Preface to the Revised Edition; Acknowledgments; Prologue; Introduction; 1 The Myth of Control: Complex versus Linear Systems; 2 The Myth of Growth: Limits and Sustainability; 3 The Myth of Energy: The Second Law of Thermodynamics; 4 The Myth of the Free Market: The Loss of Diversity, Democracy, and Economic Resiliency; 5 The Myth of Progress: A Need for Cultural Change; Epilogue: From Consumption to Connection; Glossary of Scientific Terms; Index
Control code
ocn841170380
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Rev. and expanded ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 155 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781611684643
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 469737
  • D49E9C13-5C5C-476B-8068-447AB5D0EC00
System control number
  • (OCoLC)841170380
  • (Sirsi) a1865024
Label
The myth of progress : toward a sustainable future, Tom Wessels, (electronic resource)
Link
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=558266
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Title Page; Contents; Preface to the Revised Edition; Acknowledgments; Prologue; Introduction; 1 The Myth of Control: Complex versus Linear Systems; 2 The Myth of Growth: Limits and Sustainability; 3 The Myth of Energy: The Second Law of Thermodynamics; 4 The Myth of the Free Market: The Loss of Diversity, Democracy, and Economic Resiliency; 5 The Myth of Progress: A Need for Cultural Change; Epilogue: From Consumption to Connection; Glossary of Scientific Terms; Index
Control code
ocn841170380
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Rev. and expanded ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 155 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781611684643
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 469737
  • D49E9C13-5C5C-476B-8068-447AB5D0EC00
System control number
  • (OCoLC)841170380
  • (Sirsi) a1865024

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