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The global citizen

Author: Donella H Meadows
Publisher: Washington, DC : Island Press, ©1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In The Global Citizen, Donella Meadows challenges us to view the world as an interconnected system for which we are all responsible. This collection of the best of Meadows's environmental writings demonstrates her rare ability to discuss complex issues such as population, poverty and development, and solid waste disposal in a clear, concise, engaging way for a wide audience.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Meadows, Donella H.
Global citizen.
Washington, DC : Island Press, ©1991
(OCoLC)623000905
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Donella H Meadows
ISBN: 1559630590 9781559630597 1559630582 9781559630580 1559630682
OCLC Number: 22706920
Notes: "Edited and updated from works originally written for the System dynamics review, the Lebanon, NH, Valley news, and the Los Angeles times"--Title page verso.
Description: xiv, 300 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: System dynamics meets the press --
Personal notes --
Amazing numbers --
Population and abortion --
Poverty and development --
Healthy farms, healthy food, healthy land --
Energy we can live with --
Land use and urban growth --
Garbage, toxics, sewage, waste --
Destabilizing and restoring planetary systems --
A voice crying for the wilderness --
Unconventional economics --
Longing for leadership --
Keeping going when the going gets tough --
For further reading.
Responsibility: Donella H. Meadows.
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In The Global Citizen, Donella Meadows challenges us to view the world as an interconnected system for which we are all responsible. This collection of the best of Meadows's environmental writings demonstrates her rare ability to discuss complex issues such as population, poverty and development, and solid waste disposal in a clear, concise, engaging way for a wide audience.

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