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The Resource Sustainability or collapse? : an integrated history and future of people on earth, edited by Robert Costanza, Lisa J. Graumlich, and Will Steffen ; Program Advisory Committee, R. Costanza ... [et al.]

Sustainability or collapse? : an integrated history and future of people on earth, edited by Robert Costanza, Lisa J. Graumlich, and Will Steffen ; Program Advisory Committee, R. Costanza ... [et al.]

Label
Sustainability or collapse? : an integrated history and future of people on earth
Title
Sustainability or collapse?
Title remainder
an integrated history and future of people on earth
Statement of responsibility
edited by Robert Costanza, Lisa J. Graumlich, and Will Steffen ; Program Advisory Committee, R. Costanza ... [et al.]
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Language
eng
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DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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2005
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Dahlem Workshop on Integrated History and Future of People on Earth
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bibliography
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1947-
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  • Costanza, Robert.
  • Graumlich, Lisa.
  • Steffen, W. L.
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Dahlem Workshop reports
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Human ecology
Label
Sustainability or collapse? : an integrated history and future of people on earth, edited by Robert Costanza, Lisa J. Graumlich, and Will Steffen ; Program Advisory Committee, R. Costanza ... [et al.]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Report of the 96th Dahlem Workshop on Integrated History and Future of People on Earth (IHOPE) Berlin, June 12-17, 2005"--P. [ii]
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Dahlem Workshops
  • List of Participants
  • Foreword/
  • Hans Joachim Schellnhuber
  • Section I.
  • Introduction
  • p. 3
  • 1.
  • Sustainability or Collapse: Lessons from Integrating the History of Humans and the Rest of Nature/
  • Robert Costanza
  • Lisa J. Graumlich
  • Will Steffen
  • 2.
  • Human-Environment Interactions: Learning from the Past/
  • John A. Dearing
  • p. 19
  • 3.
  • Assessing and Communicating Data Quality: Toward a System of Data Quality Grading/
  • Robert Costanza
  • p. 39
  • Section II.
  • Millennial Timescale: Up to 10,000 Years Ago
  • 4.
  • Rise and Fall of the Ancient Maya: A Case Study in Political Ecology/
  • Vernon L. Scarborough
  • p. 51
  • 5.
  • Climate, Complexity, and Problem Solving in the Roman Empire/
  • Joseph A. Tainter
  • Carole L. Crumley
  • p. 61
  • 6.
  • Integration of Climatic, Archaeological, and Historical Data: A Case Study of the Khabur River Basin, Northeastern Syria/
  • Frank Hole
  • p. 77
  • 7.
  • Trajectory of Human Evolution in Australia: 10,000 B.P. to the Present/
  • Timothy F. Flannery
  • p. 89
  • 8.
  • Toward a Comparative Study of Hegemonic Deline in Global Systems: The Complexity of Crisis and the Paradoxes of Differentiated Experience/
  • Jonathan Friedman
  • p. 95
  • Frank Hole
  • Joao Morais
  • Frank Riedel
  • Vernon L. Scarborough
  • Joseph A. Tainter
  • 9.
  • Peter Turchin
  • Yoshinori Yasuda
  • p. 115
  • Group Report: Millennial Perspectives on the Dynamic Interaction of Climate, People, and Resources/
  • Charles L. Redman
  • Rapporteur Carole L. Crumley
  • Fekri A. Hassan
  • Section III.
  • Centennial Timescale: Up to 1000 Years Ago
  • 10.
  • Revolutionary Weather: The Climatic and Economic Crisis of 1788-1795 and the Discovery of El Nino/
  • Richard H. Grove
  • p. 151
  • 11.
  • Lie of History: Nation-States and the Contradictions of Complex Societies/
  • Fekri A. Hassan
  • p. 169
  • 12.
  • Little Ice Age-type Impacts and the Mitigation of Social Vulnerability to Climate in the Swiss Canton of Bern prior to 1800/
  • Christian Pfister
  • p. 197
  • 13.
  • Information Processing and Its Role in the Rise of the European World System/
  • Sander E. van der Leeuw
  • p. 213
  • Arnulf Grubler
  • Helmut Haberl
  • Frank Hole
  • Christian Pfister
  • Sander E. van der Leeuw
  • 14.
  • p. 243
  • Group Report: Integrating Socioenvironmental Interactions over Centennial Timescales - Needs and Issues/
  • John A. Dearing
  • Rapporteur Lisa J. Graumlich
  • Richard H. Grove
  • Section IV.
  • Decadal Timescale: Up to 100 Years Ago
  • 15.
  • Decadal Chronology of 20th-Century Changes in Earth's Natural Systems/
  • Nathan J. Mantua
  • p. 277
  • 16.
  • Social, Economic, and Political Forces in Environmental Change: Decadal Scale (1900 to 2000)/
  • John R. McNeill
  • p. 301
  • D. Mark Stafford Smith
  • p. 331
  • 17.
  • Integrated Human-Environment Approaches of Land Degradation in Drylands/
  • Eric F. Lambin
  • Helmut Geist
  • James F. Reynolds
  • Diana M. Liverman
  • Nathan J. Mantua
  • John R. McNeill
  • Bruno Messerli
  • Will Steffen
  • 18.
  • p. 341
  • Group Report: Decadal-scale Interactions of Humans and the Environment/
  • Kathy A. Hibbard
  • Rapporteur Paul J. Crutzen
  • Eric F. Lambin
  • Section V.
  • Future
  • 19.
  • Scenarios: Guidance for an Uncertain and Complex World?/
  • Bert J. M. de Vries
  • p. 379
  • 20.
  • Evaluating Past Forecasts: Reflections on One Critique of The Limits to Growth/
  • Dennis L. Meadows
  • p. 399
  • Erica Gaddis
  • p. 417
  • 21.
  • Integrated Global Models/
  • Robert Costanza
  • Rik Leemans
  • Roelof M. J. Boumans
  • Robert Costanza
  • Bert J. M. de Vries
  • John Finnigan
  • Uno Svedin
  • Michael D. Young
  • 22.
  • p. 447
  • Group Report: Future Scenarios of Human-Environment Systems/
  • Marianne N. Young
  • Rik Leemans
  • Rapporteurs Roelof M. J. Boumans
  • List of Acronyms.
  • p. 471
  • Author Index.
  • p. 475
  • Name Index.
  • p. 477
  • Subject Index.
  • p. 485
Control code
ocm70673202
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxii, 495 p.
Isbn
9780262033664
Lccn
2006023346
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Sustainability or collapse? : an integrated history and future of people on earth, edited by Robert Costanza, Lisa J. Graumlich, and Will Steffen ; Program Advisory Committee, R. Costanza ... [et al.]
Publication
Note
"Report of the 96th Dahlem Workshop on Integrated History and Future of People on Earth (IHOPE) Berlin, June 12-17, 2005"--P. [ii]
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Dahlem Workshops
  • List of Participants
  • Foreword/
  • Hans Joachim Schellnhuber
  • Section I.
  • Introduction
  • p. 3
  • 1.
  • Sustainability or Collapse: Lessons from Integrating the History of Humans and the Rest of Nature/
  • Robert Costanza
  • Lisa J. Graumlich
  • Will Steffen
  • 2.
  • Human-Environment Interactions: Learning from the Past/
  • John A. Dearing
  • p. 19
  • 3.
  • Assessing and Communicating Data Quality: Toward a System of Data Quality Grading/
  • Robert Costanza
  • p. 39
  • Section II.
  • Millennial Timescale: Up to 10,000 Years Ago
  • 4.
  • Rise and Fall of the Ancient Maya: A Case Study in Political Ecology/
  • Vernon L. Scarborough
  • p. 51
  • 5.
  • Climate, Complexity, and Problem Solving in the Roman Empire/
  • Joseph A. Tainter
  • Carole L. Crumley
  • p. 61
  • 6.
  • Integration of Climatic, Archaeological, and Historical Data: A Case Study of the Khabur River Basin, Northeastern Syria/
  • Frank Hole
  • p. 77
  • 7.
  • Trajectory of Human Evolution in Australia: 10,000 B.P. to the Present/
  • Timothy F. Flannery
  • p. 89
  • 8.
  • Toward a Comparative Study of Hegemonic Deline in Global Systems: The Complexity of Crisis and the Paradoxes of Differentiated Experience/
  • Jonathan Friedman
  • p. 95
  • Frank Hole
  • Joao Morais
  • Frank Riedel
  • Vernon L. Scarborough
  • Joseph A. Tainter
  • 9.
  • Peter Turchin
  • Yoshinori Yasuda
  • p. 115
  • Group Report: Millennial Perspectives on the Dynamic Interaction of Climate, People, and Resources/
  • Charles L. Redman
  • Rapporteur Carole L. Crumley
  • Fekri A. Hassan
  • Section III.
  • Centennial Timescale: Up to 1000 Years Ago
  • 10.
  • Revolutionary Weather: The Climatic and Economic Crisis of 1788-1795 and the Discovery of El Nino/
  • Richard H. Grove
  • p. 151
  • 11.
  • Lie of History: Nation-States and the Contradictions of Complex Societies/
  • Fekri A. Hassan
  • p. 169
  • 12.
  • Little Ice Age-type Impacts and the Mitigation of Social Vulnerability to Climate in the Swiss Canton of Bern prior to 1800/
  • Christian Pfister
  • p. 197
  • 13.
  • Information Processing and Its Role in the Rise of the European World System/
  • Sander E. van der Leeuw
  • p. 213
  • Arnulf Grubler
  • Helmut Haberl
  • Frank Hole
  • Christian Pfister
  • Sander E. van der Leeuw
  • 14.
  • p. 243
  • Group Report: Integrating Socioenvironmental Interactions over Centennial Timescales - Needs and Issues/
  • John A. Dearing
  • Rapporteur Lisa J. Graumlich
  • Richard H. Grove
  • Section IV.
  • Decadal Timescale: Up to 100 Years Ago
  • 15.
  • Decadal Chronology of 20th-Century Changes in Earth's Natural Systems/
  • Nathan J. Mantua
  • p. 277
  • 16.
  • Social, Economic, and Political Forces in Environmental Change: Decadal Scale (1900 to 2000)/
  • John R. McNeill
  • p. 301
  • D. Mark Stafford Smith
  • p. 331
  • 17.
  • Integrated Human-Environment Approaches of Land Degradation in Drylands/
  • Eric F. Lambin
  • Helmut Geist
  • James F. Reynolds
  • Diana M. Liverman
  • Nathan J. Mantua
  • John R. McNeill
  • Bruno Messerli
  • Will Steffen
  • 18.
  • p. 341
  • Group Report: Decadal-scale Interactions of Humans and the Environment/
  • Kathy A. Hibbard
  • Rapporteur Paul J. Crutzen
  • Eric F. Lambin
  • Section V.
  • Future
  • 19.
  • Scenarios: Guidance for an Uncertain and Complex World?/
  • Bert J. M. de Vries
  • p. 379
  • 20.
  • Evaluating Past Forecasts: Reflections on One Critique of The Limits to Growth/
  • Dennis L. Meadows
  • p. 399
  • Erica Gaddis
  • p. 417
  • 21.
  • Integrated Global Models/
  • Robert Costanza
  • Rik Leemans
  • Roelof M. J. Boumans
  • Robert Costanza
  • Bert J. M. de Vries
  • John Finnigan
  • Uno Svedin
  • Michael D. Young
  • 22.
  • p. 447
  • Group Report: Future Scenarios of Human-Environment Systems/
  • Marianne N. Young
  • Rik Leemans
  • Rapporteurs Roelof M. J. Boumans
  • List of Acronyms.
  • p. 471
  • Author Index.
  • p. 475
  • Name Index.
  • p. 477
  • Subject Index.
  • p. 485
Control code
ocm70673202
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxii, 495 p.
Isbn
9780262033664
Lccn
2006023346
Other physical details
ill., maps

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