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The Resource Collision course : endless growth on a finite planet, Kerryn Higgs

Collision course : endless growth on a finite planet, Kerryn Higgs

Label
Collision course : endless growth on a finite planet
Title
Collision course
Title remainder
endless growth on a finite planet
Statement of responsibility
Kerryn Higgs
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Higgs, Kerryn
Dewey number
330.9
Index
index present
LC call number
HC59
LC item number
.H523 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Economic history
  • Economic history
  • Economic development
  • Economic policy
  • Free enterprise
  • Sustainable development
Label
Collision course : endless growth on a finite planet, Kerryn Higgs
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 293-367) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Economic growth : origins -- Economic growth : perceptions -- The limits to growth debate : precursors and beginnings -- The limits to growth and its critics -- Growth and consumerism -- The rise of free market fundamentalism -- "Development" and globalisation : exporting growth -- Growth and "sustainable development" -- Growth and its outcomes for the poor -- Propaganda : "business finds its voice" -- Sleight of the invisible hand -- The free market assault on environmental science -- International brakes on environmental priorities -- Limits after 40 years -- Conclusion : the planet and the pie -- Appendix: Selected critics of growth, 2013
Control code
18149549
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxv, 384 pages
Isbn
9780262027731
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014003794
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Collision course : endless growth on a finite planet, Kerryn Higgs
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 293-367) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Economic growth : origins -- Economic growth : perceptions -- The limits to growth debate : precursors and beginnings -- The limits to growth and its critics -- Growth and consumerism -- The rise of free market fundamentalism -- "Development" and globalisation : exporting growth -- Growth and "sustainable development" -- Growth and its outcomes for the poor -- Propaganda : "business finds its voice" -- Sleight of the invisible hand -- The free market assault on environmental science -- International brakes on environmental priorities -- Limits after 40 years -- Conclusion : the planet and the pie -- Appendix: Selected critics of growth, 2013
Control code
18149549
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxv, 384 pages
Isbn
9780262027731
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014003794
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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