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Vital Signs 2000-2001: The Environmental Trends That Are Shaping Our Future

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Pages: 192

Publisher: Earthscan; 9th edition edition (July 1, 2000)

ISBN: 1853837466

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 7.6 MB

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This ninth annual edition of Vital Signs takes the world's pulse by compiling a wide-ranging collection of trends that identify both problems and progress in the quest for a sustainable society. It highlights both alarming situations and encouraging developments. Part One is a comprehensive presentation of the key indicators in areas such as food, agriculture, energy, atmosphere, economics, transport and the military. Part Two provides in-depth special feature articles on: environmental features, such as transgenic crops and paper recycling; economic features, such as environmental taxes and corporate mergers; and social features, such as tuberculosis, prisons and women in politics.

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