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Man and the ecosphere; readings from Scientific American. With commentaries by Paul R. Ehrlich, John P. Holdren [and] Richard W. Holm.

; Holdren, John P., compiler ; Holm, Richard W., compiler
San Francisco, W.H. Freeman [1971] .
ISBN 0716709430

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Other Title Scientific American.
Other Authors Holdren, John P.,
Holm, Richard W.,
Subjects Ecologie humaine -- Collections.
Ecology -- Collected Works.
Environment -- Collected Works.
Human ecology -- Miscellanea.
Human ecology.
Population Growth -- Collected Works.
Description viii, 307 pages illustrations (some color), maps (some color) 29 cm
Copyright Date [1971]
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 293-301).
Contents The assessment of technology / Harvey Brooks and Raymond Bowerd -- The reclamation of a man-made desert / Walter C. Lowdermilk -- The rangelands of the Western United States / R. Merton Love -- Chemical fertilizers / Christopher J. Pratt -- Third-generation pesticides / Carroll M. Williams -- The prospects of fusion power / William C. Gough and Bernard J. Eastlund -- The urbanization of the human population / Kingsley Davis -- Military technology and national security / Herbert F. York.
The ecosphere / LaMont C. Cole -- The agricultural revolution / Robert J. Braidwood -- Forest clearance in the Stone Age / Johannes Iversen -- The Black Death / William L. Langer -- The human population / Edward S. Deevey -- Water / Roger Revelle -- Lateritic soils / Mary McNeil -- Human food production as a process in the biosphere / Lester R. Brown -- The food resources of the ocean / S.J. Holt -- The dimensions of world poverty / David Simpson -- Human materials production as a process in the biosphere / Harrison Brown.
Toxic substances and ecological cycles / George M. Woodwell -- Air pollution and public health / Walsh McDermott -- The aging Great Lakes / Charles F. Powers and Andrew Robertson -- Ionizing radiation and the citizen / George W. Beadle -- Thermal pollution and aquatic life / John R. Clark -- Carbon dioxide and climate / Gilbert N. Plass -- The climate of cities / William P. Lowry -- Infectious drug resistance / Tsutomu Watanabe.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)156317
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WorldCat Identities Ehrlich, Paul R.,
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