Buy Textbooks  |  Rent Textbooks  |  Sell Textbooks  |  eTextbooks
Help  |  Questions? 1-877-292-6442
Hello, Sign In
Your Account
0

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
...show less

Edition/Copyright: 96
Cover: Paperback
Publisher: Island Press
Published: 01/28/1998
International: No

View Author Bio
View Table of Contents



List Price: $32.50
Used  Currently Sold Out
New  Currently Sold Out
Rental $25.99
Due back 12/19/2014
Rental
Save $6.51 (20%)
  • Free return shipping
  • In stock
  • 21-day satisfaction guarantee
CDs or access codes may not be included
Marketplace sellers starting at $1.99

42 more offers below.

The Marketplace on Textbooks.com
Additional Sellers for Betrayal of Science and Reason : How Anti-Environment Rhetoric Threatens Our Future
Just for you, we curate a growing list of independent booksellers, giving you even MORE choices when shopping for your textbooks.
Keep in mind: Marketplace orders do NOT qualify for free shipping. More about the MarketplaceMore about the Marketplace

Filter by:   All (42)  |  New (5)  |  Like New (3)  |  Very Good (13)  |  Good (17)  |  Acceptable (4)

Price
 
Condition
Seller
Comments
$2.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
LikeNew
Wit's End Books
Berkeley, CA
Seller Rating: 4.66
PAPERBACK Fine 1559634847 NO Creasing on Covers or Spine. pages 65-70 have light highlights, single dog-ear (page 79). Packaged Carefully & Shipped Promptly. 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed.
$4.34
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
LikeNew
Mendogreenpower
Fort Bragg, CA
Seller Rating: 4.31
1998-01-01 Paperback Like New Like new used copyMendoPower Employment Services will immediately and carefully pack this book in high-quality bubble lined, envelopes. Then we send you a confirmation ...show more e-mail. We appreciate your business and welcome any questions. ...show less
$7.45
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
LikeNew
Midtown Scholar Bookstore PA
Harrisburg, PA
Seller Rating: 4.73
1-1-98 Paperback FINE Crisp, clean, unread paperback with light shelfwear to the covers and a publisher's mark to one edge-Nice! 1.04 lbs.
Page:   1  
Close
Close
Close