By Ian Lowe
The warnings from scientists are unequivocal: we won't maintain our present degrees of intake and progress. we're depleting the Earth's usual assets, harmful its environmental structures and compromising social balance via permitting the space to widen among wealthy and negative. briefly, we're eating the longer term. until we significantly re-think the best way we are living, the attitudes that fostered our improvement may also be the resource of our downfall.
In A sizeable Fix, eminent scientist and environmentalist Ian Lowe tackles this challenge head on and issues find out how to a sustainable destiny. Incorporating the newest information, he proposes basic alterations to our values and associations, bargains far-reaching suggestions and a imaginative and prescient of a more healthy society - one who is humane, proficient and ecologically minded.
Ian Lowe is an emeritus professor of technological know-how, expertise and society at Griffith collage and was once a reviewer for the United Nations-sponsored 2005 Millennium review record and the 2004 document of the overseas Geosphere-Biosphere application. he's the president of the Australian Conservation starting place, and is the writer or co-author of sixteen different books, together with A substantial Fix. Professor Lowe lives at the Sunshine Coast.
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