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作者 Brand, Stewart
書名 Whole earth discipline : why dense cities, nuclear power, transgenic crops, restored wildlands and geoengineering are necessary / Stewart Brand
出版項 New York : Penguin, 2010
國際標準書號 9780143118282 (paperback)
0143118285 (paperback)
book jacket
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 歐美所圖書館  304.2 B7333 2010    到期 07-06-22  -  30500101548447
說明 337 pages ; 22 cm
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附註 Originally published: United States : Viking Penguin, 2009
"Published in Penguin Books with a new afterword 2010"--Title page verso
[Hardcover ed. published as: Whole earth discipline : an ecopractical manifesto]--from T.p. verso
Includes index
Scale, scope, stakes, speed -- City planet -- Urban promise -- New nukes -- Green genes -- Gene dreams -- Romantics, scientists, engineers -- It's all gardening -- Planet craft
"This eye-opening book by the author of the National Book Award-winning Whole Earth Catalog persuasively details a new approach to our stewardship of the planet. Lifelong ecologist and futurist Stewart Brand relies on scientific rigor to shatter myths concerning nuclear energy, urbanization, genetic engineering, and other controversial subjects, showing exactly where the sources of our dilemmas lie and offering a bold, inventive set of policies and design-based solutions for shaping a more sustainable society ..."--Page 4 of cover
Includes bibliographical references and index
主題 Human ecology
Urban ecology (Sociology)
Climatic changes
Biotechnology -- Environmental aspects
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