Ecoscience Population, Resources, Environment By Paul R. Ehrlich, John P. Holdren And Anne H. Ehrlich (). Ecoscience, the successor to ‘Population, Resources, and Environment,’ is a survey of environmental science. The Ehrlichs have teamed up with John Holdren. John Paul Holdren (Sewickley, Pennsylvania, March 1, ) is an American scientist who In , Paul R. Ehrlich, Anne H. Ehrlich, and Holdren co- authored the textbook Ecoscience: Population, Resources, Environment. Other early.
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Also, may it be noted that I did not finish the book and that I only read some of one chapter before I decided that I didn’t want to read anymore. Paul Ehrlich wrote the chapters on population – birth control and abortions etc.
Ehrlich became a household name after publication of his controversial book The Population Bomb. The so called “softkill” will be countered by creative miracles and supernatural health. The development of a long-term sterilizing capsule that could be implanted under the skin and removed when pregnancy is desired opens additional possibilities for coercive fertility control.
The Planetary Regime might be given responsibility for determining the optimum population for the world and for each region and for arbitrating various countries’ shares within their regional limits. Preview — Ecoscience by Paul R. But it seems probable that, as long as most people fail to comprehend the magnitude of the danger, that step will be impossible. This book is your wake up call.
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To ask other readers questions about Ecoscienceplease sign up. Refresh and try again. Population, Resources, Environment by Paul R. Nevertheless it might function powerfully to suppress international conflict simply because the interrelated global resource-environment structure would not permit such an outdated luxury.
I must admit, this is one of the most deeply disturbing, horrifying texts I have ever read. No such sterilant exists today, nohn does holeren appear to be under development.
Greyweather marked it as to-read Apr 11, My copy of this holdrren arrived a few weeks ago and I spent several weekends reading every word, chapter and recommendation. Natalie Gunsenhouser marked it as to-read Mar 09, Director, Office of Management and Budget. The law regulates other highly personal matters. Discover Prime Book Box for Kids.
The first step necessarily involves partial surrender of sovereignty to an international organization. White House Cabinet Secretary. Control of population size might remain the responsibility of each government, but the Regime would have some power to enforce the agreed limits. Of the chapter I read, it reminded me of every dystopic novel I’m familiar with. It staggers me how people can be apologists for this filthy peice of scum Holdren, and his best pal Obama.
White House Staff Secretary. Please try again later. Similarly, given a crisis caused by overpopulation, reasonably necessary laws to control excessive reproduction could be enacted.
Bob Dole added it Nov 08, Director, White House Military Office. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Robert Hult rated it really liked it Sep 04, Such a comprehensive Planetary Regime could control the development, administration, conservation, and distribution of all natural resources, renewable or nonrenewable, at least insofar as international implications exist. Chair, Council on Environmental Quality.
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Humanity cannot afford to muddle through the rest of the twentieth century ; the risks are too great, and the stakes are too high. Senior Advisor to the President. He proposed that it be used to reduce fertility levels by adjustable amounts, anywhere from five to 75 percent, rather than to sterilize the whole population completely.
From some reviews of this book, you’d think the authors were advocating total global genocide or something equally ridiculous. The above website should immediately remove the libelous statement. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? For example, differential rates of reproduction between ethnic, racial, religious, ecoacience economic groups might result in increased competition for resources and political power and thereby undermine social order.
The book reads like some crazed Nazi fantasy, what is even more horrifying is that it was written and openly published in academia by people such as Holden whom now hold such highly esteemed positions in government and academia. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. Barack Obama’s Executive Office of the President. Overpopulation was an early concern and interest.
It offers extensive information on population, resources, and energy and provides concrete strategies for dealing with the environmental crisis. Presumably, regulations on the sizes of adopted families would have to be the same.
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Donilon —13 William M. I started off doing engineering, but after a few other adventures, ended up doing environmental consulting for the last 2 decades. I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle? Rex Mundi rated it it was ok Apr 17, Open Preview See a Problem?