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Surviving the century : solving climate chaos and other global challenges

Author: Herbert Girardet
Publisher: London : Earthscan, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Environmental and human catastrophe looms ever larger for planet Earth. Powerful action is required to turn a deepening global crisis into an unprecedented opportunity for positive change. This book  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Herbert Girardet
ISBN: 9781844074587 1844074587
OCLC Number: 166623042
Description: xiv, 210 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Future : what future? --
Climate chaos --
Renewable energy is the future --
How to feed people under a regime of climate change --
Climate and the Amazon --
Creating sustainable and liveable cities --
Cradle to cradle production --
A radical new vision for the world trading system --
What democracy? : the danger of thin democracy & the promise of living democracy.
Responsibility: edited by Herbert Girardet.

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'Excellent value and should be read by all.' Janet Sprent, British Ecological Society, Dec 2007. 'The book outlines a road map to a sustainable future in an age increasingly threatened by climate Read more...

 
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