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Ecology, the Ascendent Perspective: Robert E. Ulanowicz

Robert E. Ulanowicz - Science - 1997 - 201 pages
Ecology, Ulanowicz argues, needs a more robust central paradigm, and this book presents one derived from current work in information theory, ecosystem energetics, and ...
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Making Sense of Sports

Ernest Cashmore - Social Science - 2005 - 520 pages
This book looks at sport not just as recreation, but as an integral part of contemporary culture, with connections to industry, commerce and politics. It explores the history ...
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Conjuring Science: Scientific Symbols and Cultural Meanings in American Life

Christopher P. Toumey - Science - 1996 - 197 pages
What are the implications for Americans when actors who play doctors on television endorse medical products, or when an entire town in the Midwest prepares for an earthquake ...
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Toward Sustainable Development: Concepts, Methods, and Policy

Jeroen C.J.M. van den Bergh, Jan van der Straaten - Business & Economics - 1994 - 287 pages
Toward Sustainable Development is a comprehensive and wide ranging exploration of the theoretical and practical aspects of the concept of sustainable development ...
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Biodiversity and Landscapes: A Paradox of Humanity

Ke Chung Kim, Robert D. Weaver - Nature - 1994 - 431 pages
Global environmental problems are much more severe and complex than many of the public believe. This book explores the paradox of humanity's dependence on biodiversity and ...
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Value and Virtue in a Godless Universe

Erik J. Wielenberg - Philosophy - 2005
Suppose there is no God. This might imply that human life is meaningless, that there are no moral obligations and hence people can do whatever they want, and that the notions ...
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Multifunctional Agriculture: A Transition Theory Perspective

G. A. Wilson - Social Science - 2007 - 374 pages
In a time of great agricultural and rural change, the notion of 'multifunctionality' has remained under-theorized and poorly linked to the debates in the social sciences. This ...
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