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If you only read one book make this it L HUNTER LOVINS, co author of Natural CapitalismIt is time for the world to re read Limits to Growth The message ofisreal and relevant now, and we wastedvaluable years of action by misreading the message of the first book MATTHEW R SIMMONS, founder, Simmons Company International, the world s largest energy investment banking firmNot everything bears repetition, but truth does especially when that truth is both denied by entrenched interests and verified by new information HERMAN E DALY, former World Bank senior economist and professor, University of MarylandThis is compelling, essential and indeed necessary reading for all concerned with our common future International Journal of Sustainability in Higher Education VolnoThis is superb stuff If you read only one book this year my guess is that it should be this one Social and Environmental Accounting Journal, April If you only read one book make this it L Hunter Lovins, co author of Natural Capitalism It is time for the world to re read Limits to Growth The message ofisreal and relevant in , and we wastedvaluable years of action by misreading the message of the first book Matthew R Simmons, founder, Simmons Company International, the world s largest energy investment banking firm If you want to understand what s going on Earth, read it Patrick Whitefield, Permaculture In , Limits to Growth shocked the world and forever changed the global agenda by demonstrating that unchecked growth on our finite planet was leading the Earth towards ecological overshoot and pending disaster The book went on to sell millions of copies and ignited a firestorm of controversy that burns hotter than ever in these days of soaring oil prices, wars for resources and human induced climate change This substantially revised, expanded and updated edition follows on from Limits to Growth and its sequel Beyond the Limits, which raised the alarm that we have already overshot the planet s carrying capacity Marshalling a vast array of new, hard data,powerful computer modelling and incorporating the latest thinking on sustainability, ecological footprinting and limits, this new book presents future overshoot scenarios and makes an evenurgent case for a rapid readjustment of the global economy toward a sustainable path This is compelling, essential and, indeed, essential reading for all concerned with our common future


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