WorldCat Identities

Caplan, Ruth

Works: 7 works in 13 publications in 1 language and 716 library holdings
Genres: Case studies  Interviews 
Roles: Author
Classifications: HD9349.M542, 338.4766361
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Ruth Caplan
Our earth, ourselves : the action-oriented guide to help you protect and preserve our planet by Ruth Caplan( Book )

4 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tapped( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Is access to clean drinking water a basic human right, or a commodity that should be bought and sold like any other article of commerce? Stephanie Soechtig examines the big business of bottled water. Viewers get a behind-the-scenes look into the unregulated and unseen world of an industry that aims to privatize and sell back the one resource that ought never to become a commodity: our water. Here is a powerful portrait of the lives affected by the bottled water industry
Traffic flows on M4 motorway, 1961-70 by Ruth Caplan( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enviro close-up( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Two leaders in the new field of environmental economics describe how and why economies must function in harmony with the environment. In the first segment of this discussion on ecological economics, Ruth Caplan focuses on a sustainable relationship between a healthy economy and a health environment and considers the role of corporate responsibility. The second segment with Owen DeLong covers the fundamental conflict between classical economic theory and the new ideas of economic sustainability and ecological economics
The goal of Bismarck's diplomacy by Ruth Caplan( )

1 edition published in 1932 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Trading away our water : how trade agreements promote corporate water profiteering and what citizens can do to stop the corporate attack by Ruth Caplan( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Helping the helpers not to harm : iatrogenic damage and community mental health by Ruth B Caplan( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The authors of this controversial volume have collected case studies and observational accounts of caregivers for over 15 years. Iatrogenic harm is a serious and widespread problem that many have been reluctant to speak out about for fear of being blacklisted by their colleagues. In writing this book the authors hope to establish guidelines that will help caregivers to recognize and deal with potentially harmful behavior thereby improving the standards of care for all patients
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Audience level: 0.25 (from 0.23 for Our earth, ... to 1.00 for Trading aw ...)

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