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The Resource Fires, fuel, and the fate of three billion : portraits of the energy impoverished, Gautam N. Yadama ; photographs by Mark Katzman

Fires, fuel, and the fate of three billion : portraits of the energy impoverished, Gautam N. Yadama ; photographs by Mark Katzman

Label
Fires, fuel, and the fate of three billion : portraits of the energy impoverished
Title
Fires, fuel, and the fate of three billion
Title remainder
portraits of the energy impoverished
Statement of responsibility
Gautam N. Yadama ; photographs by Mark Katzman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Inside small homes and huts throughout the developing world, billions of people burn fires in rudimentary stoves to prepare their meals and heat their homes. Besides providing heat, these stoves also release large amounts of dense black soot, which has a staggeringly negative impact on the health, ecosystems, and advancement of the poor in the developing world. Fires, Fuel, and the Fate of 3 Billion examines the complex nexus of issues at play in the developing world's use of crude cookstoves -- factors such as poverty, energy, environment, and gender inequality. Melding succinct prose, scient
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Yadama, Gautam N
Dewey number
333.79/630954
Index
no index present
LC call number
HC440.P5
LC item number
Y33 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Poor families
  • Fuel
  • Household appliances
  • Sex role
  • Women
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • Fuel
  • Household appliances
  • Poor families
  • Sex role
  • Women
  • India
Label
Fires, fuel, and the fate of three billion : portraits of the energy impoverished, Gautam N. Yadama ; photographs by Mark Katzman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / Mark S. Wright, Chancellor, Washington University in St. Louis -- Prologue -- The energy impoverished : seeking a greater understanding of a complex and wicked problem -- Narrative one: women, wood, and burning -- Patchwork lives in the Satkosia Gorge -- Narrative two: land & living -- The paradox of Kutch -- Narrative three: stalled by tradition -- Energy on the islands of Brahmaputra -- Narrative four: cause & effect -- Feedback loops in andhra pradesh and rajasthan -- Narrative five: searching for agency -- The power of people and communities -- Epilogue -- Endnotes -- Acknowledgements
Control code
864899723
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199336685
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)864899723
Label
Fires, fuel, and the fate of three billion : portraits of the energy impoverished, Gautam N. Yadama ; photographs by Mark Katzman
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / Mark S. Wright, Chancellor, Washington University in St. Louis -- Prologue -- The energy impoverished : seeking a greater understanding of a complex and wicked problem -- Narrative one: women, wood, and burning -- Patchwork lives in the Satkosia Gorge -- Narrative two: land & living -- The paradox of Kutch -- Narrative three: stalled by tradition -- Energy on the islands of Brahmaputra -- Narrative four: cause & effect -- Feedback loops in andhra pradesh and rajasthan -- Narrative five: searching for agency -- The power of people and communities -- Epilogue -- Endnotes -- Acknowledgements
Control code
864899723
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199336685
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)864899723

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