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A Prosperous Way Down (2001), the last book by Howard T. and Elisabeth C. Odum, has shaped politics and planning as nations, states, and localities begin the search for ways to adapt to a future with vastly increased competition for energy.A Prosperous Way Down considers ways in which a future with less fossil fuel could be peaceful and prosperous. Although history records ...more
Paperback, 344 pages
Published July 31st 2008 by University Press of Colorado (first published 2001)
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Insightful evaluation of scientific principles and economics. Yet, these authors propagate an ethnocentric outlook for the future.
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