Resources

StethoGlobe

Climate change, human health, and epidemiological transition.

Barrett, Charles, and Temte survey the human health consequences of the damage we are causing to the […]

Image from UN AIDS Awareness | Island Nimbus | CC BY-ND 2.0

Voluntary family planning to minimise and mitigate climate change

John Guillebaud calls for action to tackle the effect of a rapidly growing world population on¬†greenhouse gas […]

Shibuya crossing through dirty windows by George Alexander Ishida | Flickr | CC BY 2.0

Interview with Paul Ehrlich: “Collapse of civilisation is a near certainty within decades”

Fifty years after the publication of his controversial book The Population Bomb, biologist Paul Ehrlich warns overpopulation […]

Farmer meet Roughneck by Jan Buchholtz | Flickr | CC BY-NC-ND 2.0

The limits to substitution: Metaresource depletion and a new economic-ecologic paradigm

Assumptions about substitution are central to differing opinions on the presence of limits to economic growth. In […]

Women gather to receive contraceptives in Malawi Photo by Lindsay Mgbor, Department for International Development | Flickr | CC BY-NC-ND 2.0

Return of the population growth factor –its impact on millennium development goals

A Report of the Hearings by the All Party Parliamentary Group on Population, Development and Reproductive Health. […]

Money Plant by Tax Credits | Flickr | CC BY 2.0

Economic Growth is not Compatible With Environmental Sustainability

Federico Demaria challenges the dominant “growth for growth’s sake” credo pointing out that further economic growth is […]

Polar bear faces shorter ice season in the Arctic. Image by Mario Hoppman | Flickr | CC BY 2.0

Update on the World’s Diminishing Resources

Gioietta Kuo surveys the troubling reduction in the world’s precious resources. Beginning with deforestation, covering biodiversity loss, […]

Econcentrism

Unprecedented Crime: Climate Science Denial and Game Changers for Survival

From the publisher, Clarity Press: In 2017, the heat waves, extreme wild fires, and flooding around the […]

African elephant in Tanzania by Erika Gavenus

In Defense of Biodiversity: Why Protecting Species from Extinction Matters

A number of biologists have recently made the argument that extinction is part of evolution and that […]

West Kalimantan by Wakx | Flickr | CC BY-NC 2.0

Fatal Errors of Humanity

Yuji Ishiguro outlines two options for the path of humanity, only one of which promotes a peaceful […]