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Hell and high water : climate change, hope and the human condition

Author: Alastair McIntosh
Publisher: Edinburgh : Birlinn, 2008.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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McIntosh, Alastair, 1955-
Hell and high water.
Edinburgh : Birlinn, 2008
(DLC) 2008396415
(OCoLC)195719372
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Alastair McIntosh
ISBN: 9781495651731 1495651738
OCLC Number: 891646382
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (viii, 289 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Introduction : the challenge of climate change is a challenge to ourselves --
Part 1. Climate change --
Nullius in verba : public debate and scientific consensus --
Beyond tipping point : scenarios of what climate change means --
Devil's dilemmas : technical options to mitigate climate change --
Spirit of the blitz : is radical change possible within democracy? --
Part 2. The human condition --
Pride and ecocide : hubris, violence and the destruction of nature --
Dissociation of sensibility : emptiness and the loss of inner life --
Colonised by death : the consumer psychology of climate change --
Journey into the soul : drawing hope from the jaws of despair --
Towards cultural psychotherapy : reclaiming that which gives life --
Afterword.
Other Titles: Climate change, hope and the human condition
Responsibility: Alastair McIntosh.

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