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Limits to Growth by Donella H. Meadows
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Mar 14, 09

bookshelves: sciences
Recommended to Erik by: Einar Graff
Recommended for: the updates, yes
Read in December, 1972, read count: 1

This, with Ehrlich's The Population Bomb, and other books about human population growth and terrestrial resource depletion rates scared the shit out of me as a young person. The Chinese two-child policy did reduce the population growth rate curve, but the authors, as I recall, did not predict the global environmental impact of human exploitation of planetary resources.
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