## ABSTRACT

Mathematics for the Environment shows how to employ simple mathematical tools, such as arithmetic, to uncover fundamental conflicts between the logic of human civilization and the logic of Nature. These tools can then be used to understand and effectively deal with economic, environmental, and social issues. With elementary mathematics, the book se

## TABLE OF CONTENTS

part 1|2 pages

Part I: Mathematics Is Connected to Everything

part 2|2 pages

Part II: Math and Nature: The Nature of Math

part 3|2 pages

Part III: One of the Oldest Mathematical Patterns

part 4|2 pages

Part IV: Counting

part 5|2 pages

Part V: Box Models: Population, Money, Recycling

part 6|2 pages

Part VI: Chance: Health, Surveillance, Spies, and Voting

part 7|2 pages

Part VII: Economics

part 8|2 pages

Part VIII: Media Literacy