David Suzuki is an internationally renowned broadcaster and the author of numerous bestselling books including Metamorphosis, Wisdom of the Elders, Earth Time and The Sacred Balance. From Naked Ape to Superspecies was a book intended to address the serious threats our cultural obsessions posed to natural systems, and to remind readers that without clean water, air and viable soil, no cultural or economic life, even a virtual one, could exist for long on this planet. That meant the disappearance of age-old systems of environmental management. Suzuki, David T, and Holly J. Many people believe that human ingenuity can [find a] substitute for any good or service provided by nature…it seems that carrying capacity is an irrelevant concept for human beings. Unavailable in Russia This item can't be purchased in Russia. Please review your cart.
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As the ultimate expression of reductionism, biotechnologists view a gene as an isolated unit that will express itself in exactly the same way, no matter where we choose to put it. It is unwise to leave democracy to a medium that is dominated by entertainment, diversion and the need for profits. This item can't be purchased in Russia. Fundamentals, Applications and Potentialities Enrico Drioli. We are making god-like decisions as to whether the planet will survive, whether our species will survive.
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The Sun Chaser The purpose of life is happiness. You can send us an email, call us or fill out the form to contact us. The Columbia River Treaty. So we take it as our responsibilities to help them achieve what we think is a universal human aspiration: Traditional small-scale farming is more efficient compared to modern agriculture in terms of total amount of energy used to grow and move a crop weighed against the amount of energy actually in food. But it's not too late to change our course. June 5, in Book Notes Tags:
Henceforth, they said, the environment would be weighed in every political, social and economic decision. But what we call the economy is nothing more than people producing, consuming and exchanging things and services. You go to a typical African community, they think both retrorespectively and prospectively. GDP is no indicator of an improvement in the quality of our lives. You can send us an email, call us or fill out the form to contact us. The others use other strategies, for example, embedding their patented traits in hybrid canola, which the farmer cannot save as seed anyway, to safeguard their patented genes. In , George Bush Senior promised that, if elected, he would be an environmental president.