The Ecologist The Ecologist Vol. 10 Nos. 6/7 July/Aug/Sept 1980
Edward Goldsmith Preparing for the Collapse 186
comments on the last ten years, the present and the future Robert Allen How to Save the World 190
The thoughts underlying IUCN's World Conservation Strategy
Michael Allaby Malthus Reinterred 195
Development is after all the only answer to world poverty
Andrew MacKillop Reaction against Alternative Energy 200
Alternative energy for the Third World, a conspiracy to permit the West to have all the oil
Nicholas Hildyard Laying Optimism to Rest 203
Things are too far gone to prevent socio-economic breakdown
Peter Bunyard Where Do We Go From Here? 208
Three new books serve to confirm that the only real answer to the energy crisis is to use less energy
Jimoh Omo-Fadaka Ethnic Diversity or Mono-Culturalism 212
If peace is to return to Africa, State frontiers must be changed to reflect ethnic realities
Lawrence Hills Ten Years Ago — Twenty To Go 214
The Ecologist, its achievements and its role in an uncertain future
Sam Love Rethinking Tomorrow 218
The extravagant predictions of our techno-maniacs are not materialising
Nicholas Gould Gulliver in Automobilia 223
In which Gulliver describes the folly of the Automobilians
Replacing the scientific world View Robert Waller Scientific Materialism 224
Once we have rejected the world view of 'scientific materialism' real 'human progress' will be possible
Vince Taylor Subjectivity and Science 230
Scientific method based on the accumulation of quantitative data does not permit the understanding of complex world processes.
Edward Goldsmith The Ecology of Health w 235
To improve a nation's health can only be done by creating social and ecological conditions that most favour it. To do this means changing the course on which our society is set.
Nicholas Kollerstrom The Lawther Report: Whitewashing leaded petrol 246
Dr Roger Thomas 2,4,5-T cover-up by the MAAF 249
Gareth War dell Dr Alan Williams
ECOpolitics Peter Wood The Greens in Germany 251
Nupe against Nuke Books Cover photo by Terry Why Cover design by Mike Frost
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