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Betrayal of Science and Reason : How Anti-Environment Rhetoric Threatens Our Future - 96 edition

Betrayal of Science and Reason : How Anti-Environment Rhetoric Threatens Our Future (ISBN10: 1559634847; ISBN13: 9781559634847)
ISBN13: 978-1559634847
ISBN10: 1559634847

This edition has also been released as:
ISBN13: 978-1559634830
ISBN10: 1559634839

Summary: In Betrayal of Science and Reason, the Ehrlichs explain clearly and with scientific objectivity the empirical findings behind environmental issues including population growth, desertification, food production, global warming, ozone depletion, acid rain, and biodiversity loss. They systematically debunk revisionist "truths" such as :

  • Population growth does not cause environmental damage, ...show moreand may even be beneficial
  • Humanity is on the verge of abolishing hunger ; food scarcity is a local or regional problem and is not indicative of overpopulation
  • There is no extinction crisis
  • Natural resources are superabundant, if not infinite
  • Global warming and acid rain are not serious threats to humanity
  • Stratospheric ozone depletion is a hoax
  • Risks posed by toxic substances are vastly exaggerated
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Edition/Copyright: 96
Cover: Paperback
Publisher: Island Press
Published: 01/28/1998
International: No

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