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The virtues of ignorance : complexity, sustainability, and the limits of knowledge

Author: William Vitek; Wes Jackson; Ebrary, Inc.
Publisher: Lexington, Ky. : University Press of Kentucky, 2008.
Series: Culture of the land
Edition/Format:   Computer file : English : [Online-ausg.]
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As our dependence on technology has increased precipitously over the past centuries, so too has the notion that we can solve all environmental problems with scientific explanations. This book  Read more...

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Document Type: Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: William Vitek; Wes Jackson; Ebrary, Inc.
ISBN: 9780813124773 0813124778
OCLC Number: 703224734
Reproduction Notes: Online-Ausg. Palo Alto, Calif. ebrary, 2009. online-Ressource.
Description: 354 Seiten ; 24 cm.
Series Title: Culture of the land
Responsibility: edited by Bill Vitek and Wes Jackson.

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""The questions raised throughout the book encourage a pause for reflection -- on what we think we know and the implications our knowledge has on the world around us." --International Journal of Read more...

 
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