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Question 1: [4] This quotation, referring to ________, reflects his approach:
Carbon taxCarbon sinkFossil fuelBiofuel

Question 2: It may have been derived from a passage in Henry George's best known work, Progress and Poverty[1] (________).
1879January 119681966

Question 3: [2] The following year, Spaceship Earth became the title of a book by a friend of Stevenson's, the internationally influential economist ________.
GermanyPope John Paul IIAntisemitismBarbara Ward

Question 4: Spaceship Earth is a world view term usually expressing concern over the use of limited resources available on ________ and the behavior of everyone on it to act as a harmonious crew working toward the greater good.
SunEarthMoonNature

Question 5: (David Korten would take up the "cowboys in a spaceship" theme in his ________ book When Corporations Rule the World.)
1996199719951993

Question 6: Also in ________ Kenneth E. Boulding used the phrase in the title of an essay, The Economics of the Coming Spaceship Earth.
1967196519641966

Question 7: The phrase was also popularized by Buckminster Fuller, who wrote and published a book in ________ under the title of Operating Manual for Spaceship Earth.
1971197019661969

Question 8: In 1965 ________ made a speech to the UN in which he said "We travel together, passengers on a little space ship, dependent on its vulnerable reserves of air and soil".
John F. KennedyHarry S. TrumanLyndon B. JohnsonAdlai Stevenson







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