ERIC Number: EJ608872
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
Population and Consumption: What We Know, What We Need To Know.
Kates, Robert W.
Environment, v42 n3 p10-19 Apr 2000
Discusses the modern view of the impact of population and consumption on environmental degradation. Contends that the determinants of consumption and its alternative patterns are understudied topics for the emerging science of sustainability. (Contains 33 references.) (WRM)
Descriptors: Conservation (Environment), Consumer Economics, Ecology, Economic Impact, Environmental Education, Higher Education, Natural Resources, Overpopulation, Population Growth, Science and Society, Secondary Education, Sustainable Development, Technology
Published by Heldref Publications, 1319 18th Street NW, Washington, DC 20036-1802.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A