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... traveling too fast , we suddenly spun out of control . Of no issue is this more true than population . It took from the first appearance of Homo sapiens on Earth over 4 million years for the human population to reach 1 billion .
Yet as we reach toward new concepts of belonging we must temper our vision with realism , lest our reach too far exceed our grasp . We must not abandon that vision out of past habits of thinking or myopia or inertia , nor should we ...
And it is fitting that these networks reach out to the world's indigenous people , not only as victims whose interests must be protected but also as the preservers of bodies of traditional knowledge vital to protection of the ...
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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
Limited preview - 1992