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The Resource More from less : the surprising story of how we learned to prosper using fewer resources--and what happens next, Andrew McAfee

More from less : the surprising story of how we learned to prosper using fewer resources--and what happens next, Andrew McAfee

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More from less : the surprising story of how we learned to prosper using fewer resources--and what happens next
Title
More from less
Title remainder
the surprising story of how we learned to prosper using fewer resources--and what happens next
Statement of responsibility
Andrew McAfee
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A surprising analysis of the decline in consumption of natural resources despite the explosion of goods, prosperity, and population"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McAfee, Andrew
Dewey number
339.4/7
Index
index present
LC call number
HC79.C6
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Consumption (Economics)
  • Natural resources
  • Conservation of natural resources
  • Environmentalism
  • Technology
  • Capitalism
Label
More from less : the surprising story of how we learned to prosper using fewer resources--and what happens next, Andrew McAfee
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteId=238&titleId=4592987
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 281-327) 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
Introduction: README -- All the Malthusian millennia -- Power over the earth: the industrial era -- Industrial errors -- Earth Day and its debates -- The dematerialization surprise -- CRIB notes -- What causes dematerialization? Markets and marvels -- Adam Smith said that: a few words about capitalism -- What else is needed? People and policies -- The global gallop of the four horsemen -- Getting so much better -- Powers of concentration -- Stressed be the tie that binds: disconnection -- Looking ahead: the world cleanses itself this way -- Inventions: how to be good -- Conclusion: Our next planet
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 337 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781982103590
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
592653C1-9769-4109-9172-BF3612B4DD7A
System control number
  • on1120689662
  • (OCoLC)1120689662
Label
More from less : the surprising story of how we learned to prosper using fewer resources--and what happens next, Andrew McAfee
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteId=238&titleId=4592987
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 281-327) 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
Introduction: README -- All the Malthusian millennia -- Power over the earth: the industrial era -- Industrial errors -- Earth Day and its debates -- The dematerialization surprise -- CRIB notes -- What causes dematerialization? Markets and marvels -- Adam Smith said that: a few words about capitalism -- What else is needed? People and policies -- The global gallop of the four horsemen -- Getting so much better -- Powers of concentration -- Stressed be the tie that binds: disconnection -- Looking ahead: the world cleanses itself this way -- Inventions: how to be good -- Conclusion: Our next planet
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 337 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781982103590
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
592653C1-9769-4109-9172-BF3612B4DD7A
System control number
  • on1120689662
  • (OCoLC)1120689662

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