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World Politics

Political Science

Quiz 14 :

Global Commons: Environmental Threats and Responses

Quiz 14 :

Global Commons: Environmental Threats and Responses

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Environmental scholars have developed a measure called __________ designed to give some sense of the land and water area required to sustain a given population indefinitely.
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An externality is
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The greatest achievement of the Brundtland Report was
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The country with the largest system of protected land and national parks in the world is
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Malthusians have
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The region of the world that leaves the strongest ecological footprint deficit is
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The commons can be managed by
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Individuals rationally pursuing their self-interest but resulting in the mistreatment of common property is often called the
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The Brundtland Report led to
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The world problematique refers to the
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The tragedy of the commons is caused by
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In 2007,the Global Footprint Network estimated an ecological __________ for every person on the planet.
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The carrying capacity of the Earth is being most affected by
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The term used to describe how a member of a group may not be able to avoid the costs of environmental degradation is
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Nearly ____countries have ratified the UN Convention on the Law of the Sea.
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Resources not belonging to any particular state and not falling under any particular state's jurisdiction are termed
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To address sustainable development Malthusians emphasize
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Cornucopians have
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The externality of pollution has the basic characteristics of a
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Ecology is the study of the
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