Man and His Environment

Man and His Environment

Proceedings of the Third International Banff Conference on Man and His Environment Held in the Banff Springs Hotel, May 15-17, 1978

1st Edition - January 1, 1980

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  • Editor: M. F. Mohtadi
  • eBook ISBN: 9781483189628

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Man and His Environment, Volume 3 covers the proceedings of the Third International Banff Conference on Man and His Environment. The book presents papers that examine the relationship of humans with the total environment from a philosophical and practical perspective. The materials in the text cover a wide spectrum of issues that plagues the interaction between humans and their respective environments, especially the byproduct that comes out from the said interaction, such as pollution. The book will be of great interest to a wide variety of demographics, as it covers issues that concern everyone.

Table of Contents

  • Preface

    Invited Speakers and Panelists

    Conference Program

    Conference Welcoming

    What it Means to Be Human


    Session One

    Man and His Designs

    Session Two

    Session Three

    Sharing Our Resources


    Dr. Mahbub ul Haq


    Session Four

    Uncertainties in the Physical World

    Mr. G. A. McKay

    Dr. F. K. Hare

    Session Five

    Session Six

    Our Future Options

    Dr. J. E. Godchot


    Dr. M. Strong


    Dr. L. E. Obeng

    Concluding Session

    Introduction: Chairman, Dr. M. F. Mohtadi

    Reports from the Workshops

    Philosophical Options

    Political Options

    Technological Options

    Special Address: Mr. W. Big Bull

    Closing Address: Mrs. C. Payette

    Concluding Remarks: Dr. M. F. Mohtadi


    Basic Liberties

    Dr. P. C. Craigie

    Mr. B. Sawyer


Product details

  • No. of pages: 170
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Pergamon 1980
  • Published: January 1, 1980
  • Imprint: Pergamon
  • eBook ISBN: 9781483189628

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M. F. Mohtadi

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