Lecture%209%20-%20Natural%20Resources

Lecture%209%20-%20Natural%20Resources - AND Behind...

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The Global Environment – Environmentalists and Natural Resources Before beginning your Discussion Assignment, please 1) access and view the video lecture found at http://chge.med.harvard.edu/programs/education/secondary/hhgec/secondhhmat.html#cities Assembled by the Center for Health and Global Environment Sustainable Agriculture Partners with Fred Kirschenmann’s Lecture, Healthy, Sustainable Food Lecture Given at Harvard Medical School on April 4, 2007 Sustainable Agriculture: Lecture Summary, Vocabulary and Lesson Plan Sustainable Agriculture: Online Lecture ( Realplayer ) Associated Readings ( PDF ) Click on Online Lecture (Realplayer) 2) Also, read the introduction to Chapter 7, in the online version of Richard Robbins text Global Problems and the Culture of Capitalism at http://faculty.plattsburgh.edu/richard.robbins/legacy/contents.html
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Unformatted text preview: AND Behind Consumption and Consumerism http://www.globalissues.org/TradeRelated/Consumption.asp 3) Since Americans are the #1 consumer of natural resources, let’s see why. Take a look at the following websites on Affluenza: History of Affluenza in the U.S. http://www.pbs.org/kcts/affluenza/diag/history.html Affluenza: What is it? http://www.pbs.org/kcts/affluenza/diag/what.html Affluenza: Do you have it? http://www.pbs.org/kcts/affluenza/diag/have.html 100 Ways to Escape from Affluenza http://www.pbs.org/kcts/affluenza/escape/action/index.html 4) AND then, test your own global “footprint” at http://www.ecologicalfootprint.org/Global%20Footprint%20Calculator/GFPCalc.html OR The Ecological Footprint http://www.footprintnetwork.org/gfn_sub.php?content=ef_essay#1...
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This note was uploaded on 04/22/2010 for the course ENG 110 taught by Professor Whitchurch during the Spring '10 term at Golden West College.

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