The climate fix : what scientists and politicians won't tell you about global warming (Book, 2011) [WorldCat.org]
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The climate fix : what scientists and politicians won't tell you about global warming

Author: Roger A Pielke, Jr.
Publisher: New York : Basic Books, 2011, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In The Climate Fix, Roger Pielke, Jr., a political scientist and a world-renowned expert on the intersection of politics and science, dissects the climate debate and diagnoses what has gone wrong and who's to blame for the mess. His answers will surprise you--it is the people who are best positioned to see clearly why we need to respond to climate change who are, more often than not, the people who get in the way  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Roger A Pielke, Jr.
ISBN: 9780465020522 0465020526
OCLC Number: 1004445980
Description: xi, 276 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Dinner table climate science for commonsense climate policy --
What we know for sure, but just ain't so --
Decarbonization of the global economy --
Decarbonization policies around the world --
Technological fixes and backstops --
How climate policy went off course and the first steps back in the right direction --
Disasters, death, and destruction --
The politicization of climate science --
Obliquity, innovation, and a pragmatic future for climate policy.
Responsibility: Roger Pielke, Jr.

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The world's response to climate change is deeply flawed. While tearing down the venomous politics that have surrounded the debates, the author calls for an alternative to the various wishful  Read more...

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