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The Resource Paradise for sale : a parable of nature, Carl N. McDaniel and John M. Gowdy

Paradise for sale : a parable of nature, Carl N. McDaniel and John M. Gowdy

Label
Paradise for sale : a parable of nature
Title
Paradise for sale
Title remainder
a parable of nature
Statement of responsibility
Carl N. McDaniel and John M. Gowdy
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The grim history of Nauru Island, a small speck in the Pacific Ocean halfway between Hawaii and Australia, represents a larger story of environmental degradation and economic dysfunction. For more than 2,000 years traditional Nauruans, isolated from the rest of the world, lived in social and ecological stability
Cataloging source
N$T
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1942-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McDaniel, Carl N.
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Gowdy, John M
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sustainable development
  • Environmental economics
  • NATURE
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • NATURE
  • Environmental economics
  • Sustainable development
  • Nauru
  • Economische ontwikkeling
  • Milieuaantasting
Label
Paradise for sale : a parable of nature, Carl N. McDaniel and John M. Gowdy
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 197-217) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ch. 1. A Pleasant Island -- Ch. 2. Progress Comes to Nauru -- Ch. 3. Nauru's Shadow -- Ch. 4. Living the Myths -- Ch. 5. Science as Story -- Ch. 6. To Love a Cockroach -- Ch. 7. The Market: Master or Servant? -- Ch. 8. The Chimera of Reality
Control code
ocm45731043
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 225 pages)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access to Internet version restricted to York University faculty, staff and students
Isbn
9780585274348
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttszzj7
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)45731043
Label
Paradise for sale : a parable of nature, Carl N. McDaniel and John M. Gowdy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 197-217) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ch. 1. A Pleasant Island -- Ch. 2. Progress Comes to Nauru -- Ch. 3. Nauru's Shadow -- Ch. 4. Living the Myths -- Ch. 5. Science as Story -- Ch. 6. To Love a Cockroach -- Ch. 7. The Market: Master or Servant? -- Ch. 8. The Chimera of Reality
Control code
ocm45731043
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 225 pages)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access to Internet version restricted to York University faculty, staff and students
Isbn
9780585274348
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttszzj7
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)45731043

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