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The New Consumers: The Influence of Affluence on the Environment

By: Norman Myers and Jennifer Kent

199 pages, no illustrations

Island Press

Hardback | Jul 2004 | #145852 | ISBN: 1559639970
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About this book

Examines the environmental impacts of increased consumption, with particular focus on two commodities, cars and meat. It analyzes consumption patterns in a number of different countries, with special emphasis on China and India, and surveys issues such as the globalization of economies, consumer goods, and lifestyles.


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