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Divided planet : the ecology of rich and poor

Author: Tom Athanasiou
Publisher: Boston : Little, Brown and Co., ©1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Locates the roots of the environmental crisis in the planetary divide between rich and poor, developed and developing nations--and warns of the apocalyptic consequences if society continues to pursue First World strategies of economic development.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Tom Athanasiou
ISBN: 0316056359 9780316056359
OCLC Number: 33101876
Description: x, 385 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Where are we now? --
Apocalyptics --
After the Cold War --
New world orders? --
The age of greenwashing --
Realism.
Responsibility: Tom Athanasiou.

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Locates the roots of the environmental crisis in the planetary divide between rich and poor, developed and developing nations--and warns of the apocalyptic consequences if society continues to pursue First World strategies of economic development.

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