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Toward global equilibrium: collected papers / edited by Dennis L. Meadows and Donella H. Meadows.

Contributor(s): Meadows, Dennis L | Meadows, Donella H | Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Sloan School of Management. System Dynamics Group.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts : Wright-Allen Press, 1973Description: x, 358 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.ISBN: (hbk.) .Subject(s): Economic development -- Mathematical models | Statics and dynamics (Social sciences) | Environmental policy | Natural resources -- ManagementDDC classification: 338.9 TOW
Contents:
Counterintuitive behavior of social systems / J.W. Forrester -- Introduction to the project / D.L. Meadows -- DDT movements in the global environment / J. Randers-- System simulation to identify environmental research needs : mercury contamination / A.A. Anderson and J.M. Anderson -- The eutrophication of lakes / J.M. Anderson -- The dynamics of natural resource utilization / W.W. Behrens -- The dynamics of solid waste generation / J. Randers and D.L. Meadows -- The discovery life cycle of a finite resource : a case study of U.S. natural gas / R.F. Naill -- Population control mechanisms in a primitive agricultural society / S.B. Shantzis and W.W. Behrens -- Determinants of long-term resource availability / W.W. Behrens and D.L. Meadows -- Adding the time dimension to environmental policy / D.L. Meadows -- The carrying capacity of the global environment : a look at the ethical alternatives / J. Randers and D.H. Meadows -- Churches at the transition between growth and world equilibrium / J.W. Forrester.
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"Written by members of the System Dynamics Group in the Alfred P. Sloan School of Management at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology."

Includes bibliographical references (p. 355).

Counterintuitive behavior of social systems / J.W. Forrester --
Introduction to the project / D.L. Meadows --
DDT movements in the global environment / J. Randers--
System simulation to identify environmental research needs : mercury contamination / A.A. Anderson and J.M. Anderson --
The eutrophication of lakes / J.M. Anderson --
The dynamics of natural resource utilization / W.W. Behrens --
The dynamics of solid waste generation / J. Randers and D.L. Meadows --
The discovery life cycle of a finite resource : a case study of U.S. natural gas / R.F. Naill --
Population control mechanisms in a primitive agricultural society / S.B. Shantzis and W.W. Behrens --
Determinants of long-term resource availability / W.W. Behrens and D.L. Meadows --
Adding the time dimension to environmental policy / D.L. Meadows --
The carrying capacity of the global environment : a look at the ethical alternatives / J. Randers and D.H. Meadows --
Churches at the transition between growth and world equilibrium / J.W. Forrester.

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