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The Resource Conserving the environment : opposing viewpoints, Douglas Dupler, book editor

Conserving the environment : opposing viewpoints, Douglas Dupler, book editor

Label
Conserving the environment : opposing viewpoints
Title
Conserving the environment
Title remainder
opposing viewpoints
Statement of responsibility
Douglas Dupler, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Dupler, Douglas
Series statement
Opposing viewpoints series
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  • Environmental protection
  • Environmental degradation
  • Energy conservation
  • Conservation of natural resources
Label
Conserving the environment : opposing viewpoints, Douglas Dupler, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 230-234) and index
Contents
  • What is the extent of environmental problems? -- Earth faces an environmental crisis / Kenny Ausubel -- Earth does not face an environmental crisis / Joseph Bast -- Global warming poses a serious threat / Ross Gelbspan -- Global warming does not pose a serious threat / Sallie Baliunas -- Deforestation threatens the environment / Derrick Jensen, George Draffan -- Deforestation does not threaten the environment / Bjorn Lomborg -- What energy sources can conserve the environment? -- What energy can help conserve the environment / Guy Dauncey -- Renewable energy is not viable / Jerry Taylor, Peter VanDoren -- Nuclear energy can reduce pollution / John Ritch -- Nuclear energy will not reduce pollution / Helen Caldicott -- Wind energy benefits the environment / Jim Motavalli -- Wind energy does not benefit the environment / H. Sterling Burnett -- America should reduce its use of fossil fuels / Lester R. Brown -- America should not reduce its use of fossil fuels / S. Fred Singer --
  • How can natural resources be conserved? -- Endangered Species Act is effective / Roger Di Silvestro -- Endangered Species Act should be reformed / Nancy Marano, Ben Lieberman -- Arctic National Wildlife Refuge should be conserved / Natural Resources Defense Council -- Arctic National Wildlife Refuge should be opened for drilling / Paul Driessen -- Modern agricultural practices conserve resources / Jonathan Rauch -- Modern agricultural practices do not conserve resources / Christopher D. Cook -- What can institutions and individuals do to conserve? -- Curbing human population growth will help conserve the environment / Ed McGaa -- Connecting large wilderness areas will help conserve the environment / Dave Foreman -- America should design products that benefit the environment / Fritjof Capra -- Reducing meat consumption will help conserve the environment / Jim Motavalli -- Products that harm the environment should be taxed more heavily / Bernie Fischlowitz-Roberts
Control code
ocm64511209
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
243 p.
Isbn
9780737733136
Isbn Type
(lib. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006041237
Note
26.25
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) 888761
Label
Conserving the environment : opposing viewpoints, Douglas Dupler, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 230-234) and index
Contents
  • What is the extent of environmental problems? -- Earth faces an environmental crisis / Kenny Ausubel -- Earth does not face an environmental crisis / Joseph Bast -- Global warming poses a serious threat / Ross Gelbspan -- Global warming does not pose a serious threat / Sallie Baliunas -- Deforestation threatens the environment / Derrick Jensen, George Draffan -- Deforestation does not threaten the environment / Bjorn Lomborg -- What energy sources can conserve the environment? -- What energy can help conserve the environment / Guy Dauncey -- Renewable energy is not viable / Jerry Taylor, Peter VanDoren -- Nuclear energy can reduce pollution / John Ritch -- Nuclear energy will not reduce pollution / Helen Caldicott -- Wind energy benefits the environment / Jim Motavalli -- Wind energy does not benefit the environment / H. Sterling Burnett -- America should reduce its use of fossil fuels / Lester R. Brown -- America should not reduce its use of fossil fuels / S. Fred Singer --
  • How can natural resources be conserved? -- Endangered Species Act is effective / Roger Di Silvestro -- Endangered Species Act should be reformed / Nancy Marano, Ben Lieberman -- Arctic National Wildlife Refuge should be conserved / Natural Resources Defense Council -- Arctic National Wildlife Refuge should be opened for drilling / Paul Driessen -- Modern agricultural practices conserve resources / Jonathan Rauch -- Modern agricultural practices do not conserve resources / Christopher D. Cook -- What can institutions and individuals do to conserve? -- Curbing human population growth will help conserve the environment / Ed McGaa -- Connecting large wilderness areas will help conserve the environment / Dave Foreman -- America should design products that benefit the environment / Fritjof Capra -- Reducing meat consumption will help conserve the environment / Jim Motavalli -- Products that harm the environment should be taxed more heavily / Bernie Fischlowitz-Roberts
Control code
ocm64511209
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
243 p.
Isbn
9780737733136
Isbn Type
(lib. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006041237
Note
26.25
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) 888761
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