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Environmentalism and the Technologies of Tomorrow: Shaping the Next Industrial Revolution

Edited By: R Olson and D Rejeski

184 pages, Figs

Island Press

Paperback | Nov 2004 | #151142 | ISBN: 1559637692
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Hardback | Nov 2004 | #151141 | ISBN: 155963765X
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About this book

Environmentalism and the Technologies of Tomorrow is a collection of essays by leading scientists, technologists, and thinkers that examine the nature of current technological changes, their environmental implications, and possible strategies for the transition to a sustainable future. The book offers a baseline understanding of new technological developments, as well as important insights for moving beyond business-as-usual by developing more anticipatory approaches to environmental protection and more comprehensive strategies for promoting the transformation of technology.

Among the contributors are Brad Allenby, David Bell, Steward Brand, Michael Braungart, Lester Brown, Joanne Ciulla, Denis Hayes, Hazel Henderson, Amory Lovins, William McDonough, Gary Marchant, David Ronfeldt, John Seely-Brown, Gus Speth, and Timothy Sturgeon.

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