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Unformatted text preview: proaching physical limits and that we need to start living sustainably. But some
colleagues expressed skepticism that I would be able to get anyone to change their minds, and later publishers (who
should know) voiced the same concern. So I've been forced to change my approach from “aim to convince readers,
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including exemptionalists, that we must change the way we live to achieve sustainability” to “give naturalists a firm
scientific grounding in the ways in which our society has developed unsustainably, and offer practical guidance for
developing solutions for the future.”
xiv http://wwf.panda.org/about_our_earth/about_forests/importance/economicforest/, retrieved 1/20/2011.
xv http://wwf.panda.org/about_our_earth/about_forests/importance/economicforest/, retrieved 1/20/2011.
xvii Note that the curves represent annua...
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