omitir hasta el contenido
Taking sides. Clashing views in energy and society Ver este material de antemano
CerrarVer este material de antemano
Chequeando…

Taking sides. Clashing views in energy and society

Autor: Thomas A Easton
Editorial: New York : McGraw-Hill, ©2012.
Serie: McGraw-Hill contemporary learning series.; Taking sides.
Edición/Formato:   Print book : Inglés (eng) : 2nd edVer todas las ediciones y todos los formatos
Base de datos:WorldCat
Resumen:

Featuring an annotated listing of selected World Wide Web sites, this book presents controversial issues in a debate-style format. Designed to stimulate student interest and develop critical thinking  Leer más

Calificación:

(todavía no calificado) 0 con reseñas - Ser el primero.

Temas
Más materiales como éste

 

Encontrar un ejemplar en la biblioteca

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Encontrando bibliotecas que tienen este material…

Detalles

Tipo de documento: Libro/Texto
Todos autores / colaboradores: Thomas A Easton
ISBN: 9780073514499 0073514497
Número OCLC: 765365924
Descripción: xxx, 364 pages ; 24 cm.
Contenido: Unit 1. Fossil fuels --
Can the United States continue to rely on oil as a major source of energy? --
Is it realistic for the United Sates to move toward greater energy independence? --
Is America ready for the electric car? --
Is shale gas the solution to our energy woes? --
Should we drill for offshore oil? --
Should utilities burn more coal? --
Unit 2. Global warming --
Is human activity responsible for global warming? --
Is global warming a catastrophe that warrants immediate action? --
Will restricting carbon emissions damage the economy? --
Is carbon capture technology ready to limit carbon emissions? --
Is it time to think seriously about "climate engineering"? --
Unit 3. Nuclear power --
Is it time to revive nuclear power? --
Should the United States stop planning for permanent nuclear waste disposal at Yucca Mountain? --
Should the United States reprocess spent nuclear fuel? --
Unit 4. Alternative energy sources --
Is renewable energy green? --
Is wind enough? --
Are biofuels a reasonable substitute for fossil fuels? --
Can hydropower play a role in preventing climate change? --
Is it time to put geothermal energy development on the fast track?
Título de la serie: McGraw-Hill contemporary learning series.; Taking sides.
Otros títulos: Clashing views in energy and society
Energy and society
Responsabilidad: Thomas A. Easton.

Reseñas

Reseñas contribuidas por usuarios
Recuperando reseñas de GoodReads…
Recuperando reseñas de DOGObooks…

Etiquetas

Ser el primero.
Confirmar este pedido

Ya ha pedido este material. Escoja OK si desea procesar el pedido de todos modos.

Datos enlazados


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/765365924> # Taking sides. Clashing views in energy and society
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "765365924" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/913250> ; # Environmental policy
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008110700> ; # Renewable energy sources--United States
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008102907> ; # Energy policy--United States
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1074297> ; # Power resources--Environmental aspects
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/909912> ; # Energy conservation
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1074275> ; # Power resources
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008109132> ; # Power resources--United States
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008103045> ; # Energy conservation--United States
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1094570> ; # Renewable energy sources
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/910200> ; # Energy policy
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008103047> ; # Environmental policy--United States
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1909654060#Topic/power_resources_environmental_aspects_united_states> ; # Power resources--Environmental aspects--United States
   schema:alternateName "Clashing views in energy and society" ;
   schema:alternateName "Energy and society" ;
   schema:bookEdition "2nd ed." ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:copyrightYear "2012" ;
   schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1909654060#Person/easton_thomas_a> ; # Thomas A. Easton
   schema:datePublished "2012" ;
   schema:description "Unit 1. Fossil fuels -- Can the United States continue to rely on oil as a major source of energy? -- Is it realistic for the United Sates to move toward greater energy independence? -- Is America ready for the electric car? -- Is shale gas the solution to our energy woes? -- Should we drill for offshore oil? -- Should utilities burn more coal? -- Unit 2. Global warming -- Is human activity responsible for global warming? -- Is global warming a catastrophe that warrants immediate action? -- Will restricting carbon emissions damage the economy? -- Is carbon capture technology ready to limit carbon emissions? -- Is it time to think seriously about "climate engineering"? -- Unit 3. Nuclear power -- Is it time to revive nuclear power? -- Should the United States stop planning for permanent nuclear waste disposal at Yucca Mountain? -- Should the United States reprocess spent nuclear fuel? -- Unit 4. Alternative energy sources -- Is renewable energy green? -- Is wind enough? -- Are biofuels a reasonable substitute for fossil fuels? -- Can hydropower play a role in preventing climate change? -- Is it time to put geothermal energy development on the fast track?"@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1909654060> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1909654060#Series/taking_sides> ; # Taking sides.
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1909654060#Series/mcgraw_hill_contemporary_learning_series> ; # McGraw-Hill contemporary learning series.
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1909654060#Series/contemporary_learning_series> ; # Contemporary learning series
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1909654060#Series/taking_sides_series> ; # Taking sides series
   schema:name "Taking sides. Clashing views in energy and society"@en ;
   schema:productID "765365924" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/765365924#PublicationEvent/new_york_mcgraw_hill_2012> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1909654060#Agent/mcgraw_hill> ; # McGraw-Hill
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780073514499> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/765365924> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1909654060#Person/easton_thomas_a> # Thomas A. Easton
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Easton" ;
   schema:givenName "Thomas A." ;
   schema:name "Thomas A. Easton" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1909654060#Series/contemporary_learning_series> # Contemporary learning series
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/765365924> ; # Taking sides. Clashing views in energy and society
   schema:name "Contemporary learning series" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1909654060#Series/mcgraw_hill_contemporary_learning_series> # McGraw-Hill contemporary learning series.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/765365924> ; # Taking sides. Clashing views in energy and society
   schema:name "McGraw-Hill contemporary learning series." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1909654060#Series/taking_sides> # Taking sides.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/765365924> ; # Taking sides. Clashing views in energy and society
   schema:name "Taking sides." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1909654060#Series/taking_sides_series> # Taking sides series
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/765365924> ; # Taking sides. Clashing views in energy and society
   schema:name "Taking sides series" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1909654060#Topic/power_resources_environmental_aspects_united_states> # Power resources--Environmental aspects--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008109911> ;
   schema:name "Power resources--Environmental aspects--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008102907> # Energy policy--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Energy policy--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008103045> # Energy conservation--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Energy conservation--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008103047> # Environmental policy--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Environmental policy--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008109132> # Power resources--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Power resources--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008110700> # Renewable energy sources--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Renewable energy sources--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1074275> # Power resources
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Power resources"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1074297> # Power resources--Environmental aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Power resources--Environmental aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1094570> # Renewable energy sources
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Renewable energy sources"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/909912> # Energy conservation
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Energy conservation"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/910200> # Energy policy
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Energy policy"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/913250> # Environmental policy
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Environmental policy"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780073514499>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0073514497" ;
   schema:isbn "9780073514499" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Cerrar ventana

Inicie una sesión con WorldCat 

¿No tienes una cuenta? Puede fácilmente crear una cuenta gratuita.