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Improvements in energy intensity , that is , the amount of energy used to produce one unit of gross domestic product , markedly slowed down during the 1980s , and the use of energy continued to climb . Over the period from 1970 to 1988 ...
draw from the experience of the 1970s and 1980s in the United States and Europe is that “ the dual goals of improved fuel efficiency ( and therefore lowered carbon dioxide emissions ) and lowered pollution emissions are complementary ...
Improved and more equitable tenure stimulates better management of the land . Improvements in education and health facilities create a more receptive base for campaigns to popularize family planning . Such changes are often slow in ...
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Our Country, The Planet: Forging A Partnership For SurvivalUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
This book addresses the question: "If the development of the quarter of the world's people who are now rich has brought us all so close to the limits of sustainable living on Earth, how is the ... Read full review
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Our Country, The Planet: Forging A Partnership For Survival
Shridath S. Ramphal
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