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Fast forward : ethics and politics in the age of global warming

Author: William Antholis; Strobe Talbott
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Brookings Institution Press, ©2010.
Series: Brookings focus books.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Clearly establishes how and why global warming is a major threat and why urgent action is needed, including the history of domestic and global negotiations on global warming and the players who must be involved in finding a solution to climate change to protect future generations"--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Antholis, William.
Fast forward.
Washington, D.C. : Brookings Institution Press, ©2010
(DLC) 2010015429
(OCoLC)535495998
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: William Antholis; Strobe Talbott
ISBN: 9780815704751 0815704755 1282558374 9781282558373 1283168944 9781283168946
OCLC Number: 656841647
Description: 1 online resource (vii, 144 pages).
Contents: The accidental experiment --
The good news of damnation --
Three presidents and a process --
Coalitions of the willing --
A useful disappointment --
The big four --
The shadow of the future.
Series Title: Brookings focus books.
Other Titles: Ethics and politics in the age of global warming
Responsibility: William Antholis, Strobe Talbott.

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Those of us alive today are the first generation to know that we live in the Age of Global Warming. We may also be the last generation to have any chance of doing something about it.  Read more...

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