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Environment, scarcity, and violence

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Developing countries,
  • Developing countries.
    • Subjects:
    • Violence -- Environmental aspects -- Developing countries,
    • Social conflict -- Developing countries,
    • Environmental degradation -- Social aspects -- Developing countries,
    • Renewable natural resources -- Developing countries,
    • Scarcity -- Social aspects,
    • Developing countries -- Environmental conditions

    • Edition Notes

      StatementThomas F. Homer-Dixon.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHN981.V5 H65 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 253 p. :
      Number of Pages253
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL373201M
      ISBN 100691027943
      LC Control Number98034878

      SCARCITY & INTRODUCTION TO ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT orut Jereb, Matjaž Knez, Darja Kukovič, Tina vahte, Matevž Obrecht, Daria Meyr, Edeltraud Günther, Marina A. Zhuravskaya, Elena Morozova, Manuela Ingaldi, Dorota Klimecka Tatar, Oleg R. . "[A] comprehensible model linking environmental scarcity and violence."--Stephen P. Adamian, Boston Book Review "Important and intriguing."--John Stackhouse, Globe and Mail "Clearly written and forcefully argued, Environment, Scarcity, and Violence is an excellent work."--Biology Digest/5(8).

      Description of the book "Environment, Scarcity and Violence": The Earth's human population is expected to pass eight billion by the year , while rapid growth in the global economy will spur ever increasing demands for natural resources. Environment, Scarcity, and Violence By Thomas F. Homer-Dixon Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, pages, cloth ISBN: Reviewed by Thomas J. Burns Department of Sociology University of Utah S. E., Rm. Salt Lake City, Utah While there is a growing body of work on how social.

      Environment, scarcity, and violence Thomas F. Homer-Dixon. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, © xvi fresh water, and forests. Thomas Homer-Dixon argues in this sobering book that these environmental scarcities will have profound social consequences - contributing to insurrections, ethnic clashes, urban unrest, and other. Clearly written and forcefully argued, Environment, Scarcity, and Violence is an excellent work. [A] comprehensible model linking environmental scarcity and violenceStephen P. Adamian, Boston Book .


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This book examines how the environmental degradation of renewable resources -- such as fresh water, productive soils, forests, and fisheries -- influences relations between and within poor societies.

Although many wars have been fought over natural resources, the author resists the simple notion that environmental pressures inexorably lead to violent conflict. Rather, he takes a more nuanced.Thomase.

Homer-Dixon is Associate Professor of Political Science and Director of the Peace and Conflict Studies Program at the University of TorontoHomer-Dixon, Thomas is the author of 'Environment, Scarcity, and Violence', published under ISBN and ISBN Buy the Environment, Scarcity, and Violence ebook.

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