Edited by Laurie Friday and Ronald Laskey
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1989, pp. x+198
ISBN: 0521-36337-3 hardback; 0521-42266-3 paperback
Available from CUP online. Discounted copies, available to Darwin College members only, may be ordered from the Master's Secretary.
This volume contains revised versions of the lectures given in 1987 in the second annual series of Darwin College Lectures.
It has been translated into Italian as Il Fragile Ambiente, published by Edizioni Dedalo, Bari.
- 1 The changing human impact
Department of Geography, University of Oxford
- 2 The future of forests
Journalist and environmental consultant
- 3 Attitudes to animals
Marian Stamp Dawkins
Department of Zoology, University of Oxford
- 4 How many species
Professor of Zoology, Princeton University
- 5 Famine
Director, Dunn Nutrition Unit, Cambridge
- 6 Exhaustible resources
Professor of Economics, University of Cambridge
- 7 Changing climates
Professor of Meteorology, University of Stockholm
- 8 Observing earth's atmosphere from space
Lunar and Planetary Institute, Houston, Texas