A prosperous way down : principles and policies [E-Book] / Howard T. Odum and Elisabeth C. Odum.
Odum, Howard T., (author)
Odum, Elisabeth C., (author)
Boulder, Colorado : University Press of Colorado, [2001]
1 online resource (345 pages) : illustrations
englisch
9781607320814 (e-book)
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Table of Contents:
  • Machine generated contents note: Part I The Approaching Summit
  • 1 Introduction to the Way Down
  • 2 The Present Condition
  • 3 Intellectual Views of the Future
  • Part II System Principles
  • 4 The Ways of Energy and Materials in All Systems
  • 5 Pulsing and the Growth Cycle
  • 6 Real Wealth and the Economy
  • 7 Spatial Organization
  • 8 Population and Wealth
  • Part IlII Policies for Transition and Descent
  • 9 The Global Network
  • 10 Energy Sources
  • 11 Sustaining a Nation
  • 12 Sustaining People
  • 13 Starting Down
  • 14 Reorganizing Cities
  • 15 Restoring Waters
  • 16 Refreshing the Landscape
  • 17 Transmitting Knowledge
  • 18 Preparing People
  • 19 Summary for Action
  • Notes
  • References
  • Index.