Loading presentation...

Present Remotely

Send the link below via email or IM


Present to your audience

Start remote presentation

  • Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
  • People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
  • This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
  • A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
  • Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article

Do you really want to delete this prezi?

Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.


Population-Environment in a Dynamic World

wrap up lecture for a class (INHL 6850) at Tulane

Laura Murphy

on 22 February 2011

Comments (0)

Please log in to add your comment.

Report abuse

Transcript of Population-Environment in a Dynamic World

Technology Population & Environment in a Dynamic World Theories Places Policies Numbers Maya Civilization Easter Island Machakos Tropical Forests Map of the world Urban places Ideas Issues Food Biodiversity Complexity Livelihoods Intensification Innovation A Complex Adaptive System is a dynamic network of many agents acting in parallel, constantly acting and reacting to what the other agents are doing... The overall behavior of the system is the result of a huge number of decisions made every moment by many individual agents Dynamic Systems at STEPS Dynamics - the patterns of complexity, interaction (and associated pathways) observed in the behaviour over time of social, technological and environmental systems.
Thomas Lovejoy's Wild Solution to Climate Change Hollygrove, New Orleans 2009 Rural Africa Industrial food The meatrix Integrated Population Health Projects Madagascar Philippines closing the loop Consumption Norse greenland People Population academics Malthus, Ehrlich, Simon, Boserup households urban over, under, energy regime energy regime agents climate HIV/AIDS new variant famine city lights

Betsy Hartmann Thomas Lovejoy Jared Diamond Michael Pollan Journalists Rural Women Community Groups Consumers Food Security Resilience Consumption/Production Framings Drivers migrants Farmers soil reductionist science deforestation policy
Full transcript