The Worldwatch Institute's Vital Signs Volume 22: The Trends That Are Shaping Our PDF

By The Worldwatch Institute

ISBN-10: 1610916727

ISBN-13: 9781610916721

What we make and purchase is an important indicator of society’s collective priorities. between twenty-four key traits, Vital indicators quantity 22 explores major international styles in creation and intake. the result's a desirable picture of ways we make investments our assets and the consequences for the world’s well-being.

 

The ebook examines advancements in six major parts: power, surroundings and weather, transportation, meals and agriculture, worldwide economic climate and assets, and inhabitants and society.  Readers will find out how aquaculture is making profits on wild fish catches, the place excessive velocity rail is accelerating, why plastic creation is at the upward push, who's escaping continual starvation, and who's nonetheless suffering.

 

Researchers on the Worldwatch Institute not just give you the most modern facts, yet positioned them in context. The research in Vital Signs teaches us both about our present priorities and the way they can be formed to create a greater future. 

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