The MAHB, the culture gap, and some really inconvenient truths
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Acknowledgments 

This work is dedicated to the memory of Ramon Margalef and based on the Margalef Prize address, Barcelona, November 4, 2009.


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About the Author.

Paul Ehrlich is a professor of population studies at Stanford University (http://www.stanford.edu/group/CCB/Staff/Ehrlich.html). The Millennium Assessment of Human Behavior is his latest initiative to educate the public about the threats that uncontrolled human activities pose to the environment. A pioneer in the field of coevolution known for his long-term studies of the structure, dynamics, and genetics of natural butterfly populations, Ehrlich first sounded the alarm about the environmental impacts of overpopulation and resource exploitation in his 1968 book The Population Bomb. He is the recipient of numerous scientific awards, including the 2009 Ramon Margalef Award in Ecology and Environmental Sciences, which honors exceptional lifetime achievements or discoveries.
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