Eco-facts and Eco-fiction by William H. Baarschers
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Eco-facts and Eco-fiction
By William H. Baarschers

Eco-facts and Eco-fiction

Understanding the Environmental Debate

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Eco-facts and Eco-fiction by William H. Baarschers

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Ozone-friendly, recyclable, zero-waste, elimination of toxic chemicals - such environmental ideals are believed to offer solutions to the environmental crisis. Where do these ideals come from? Is the environmental debate communicating the right problems? Eco-Facts and Eco-Fiction examines serious errors in perceptions about human and environmental health. Drawing on a wealth of everyday examples of local and global concerns, the author explains basic concepts and observations relating to the environment. Removing fear of science and technology and eliminating wrong perceptions lead to a more informed understanding of the environment as a science, a philosophy, and a lifestyle. By revealing the flaws in today's environmental vocabulary, this book stresses the urgent need for a common language in the environmental debate. Such a common language encourages the effective communication between environmental science and environmental decision-making that is essential for finding solutions to environmental problems.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780415130219
ISBN-10: 0415130212
Format: Paperback
(246mm x 189mm x 16mm)
Pages: 280
Imprint: Routledge
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 28-May-1996
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - William H. Baarschers

William H. Baarschers is Professor Emeritus of Chemistry and Senior Advisor to the Resource Centre for Occupational Health and Safety, Lakehead University, Canada

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