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By Ernst Ulrich von Weizsäcker

at the party of the seventy fifth birthday of Ernst Ulrich von Weizsäcker this distinctive anthology provides thought-provoking texts from 1970 to 2013, spanning a number of disciplines and mixing technological know-how and perform. between them are 3 reviews to the membership of Rome that Weizsäcker lead-authored, a brand new collage curriculum method to advertise interdisciplinary reports and a suggestion for a five-fold elevate in source productiveness, which might give the chance to close down nuclear and fossil energy vegetation, averting risky weather switch affects. Weizsäcker is Co-President of the membership of Rome and Co-Chair of UNEP’s source Panel. He has served as a Professor of Biology, President of Kassel Univ., Director of the UN Centre for technological know-how and expertise and of the Institute for eu atmosphere coverage, President of the Wuppertal Institute for weather, atmosphere and effort, as a Member of the Bundestag, as Chair of its atmosphere Committee and as Dean of the Bren tuition for Environmental technology and administration, Univ. of California, Santa Barbara, USA.

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