Unformatted text preview: • Why we need to shift over to renewable resources to meet our energy needs – • What is the “tragedy of the commons”? – • The narrator states that solar power lies within the domain of “public goods.” What does this mean? • Which renewable resources ARE subject to “the tragedy of the commons”? • Re: resources subject to “the tragedy of the commons”…What do these types of resources need, in order to renew themselves? – • Dating from the 1700’s, what has been the main cause of natural resource consumption and environmental degradation? – • What does Kuznets’ curve show re: the relationship between the level of development of a country and its willingness to engage in sustainable practices?...
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This note was uploaded on 05/03/2010 for the course SOC SOC 352 taught by Professor Whitaker during the Spring '09 term at ASU.
- Spring '09