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Ignition : what you can do to fight global warming and spark a movement

Author: Jonathan Isham; Sissel A Waage
Publisher: Washington, DC : Island Press, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Ignition brings together some of the world's finest thinkers and advocates to jump start the ultimate green revolution. Including celebrated writers like Bill McKibben and renowned scholars like Gus Speth, as well as young activists, the authors draw on direct experience in grassroots organization, education, law, and social leadership. Their approaches are various, from building coalitions to win political battles  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jonathan Isham; Sissel A Waage
ISBN: 9781597261562 1597261564 9781435664050 1435664051
OCLC Number: 79003902
Description: xiv, 285 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Acknowledgments --
Introduction / Bill McKibben --
pt. 1. It's time --
1. Igniting action for a new movement / Jonathan Isham Jr. and Sissel Waage --
2. Groundswell / James Speth --
3. Shaping the movement / Mary Finley --
pt. 2. Finding your voice --
4. Irrationality wants to be your friend / Kenton de Kirby, Pamela Morgan, Ted Nordhaus, and Michael Shellenberger --
5. Communication strategies / Susan Moser --
6. Coming home to roost / Bill Shutkin --
pt. 3. Finding your allies --
7. Focus on health / Bob Musil --
8. Binding life to values / Rebecca Gould --
9. Climate justice / Julian Agyeman, Harriet Bulkeley, and Aditya Nochur --
pt. 4. Getting mobilized --
10. The tidewater / Julia West and Ben Gore --
11. Your mission : focus the nation / Eban Goodstein --
12. Practical steps to create change in your organization / Bob Doppelt. pt. 5. Getting results --
13. The sound of birds not singing / William Chaloupka --
14. Policy pathways / Christopher McGrory Klyza and David J. Sousa --
15. Climate change and the business challenge / Eileen Claussen --
16. Taking it to the states / Barry Rabe --
17. Let's cause trouble, good trouble, necessary trouble / John Passacantando --
Afterword / Jared Duval and Nathan Wyeth --
Endnotes --
References --
About the editors --
About the authors --
Index.
Responsibility: edited by Jonathan Isham and Sissel Waage.
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Including celebrated writers like Bill McKibben and scholars like Gus Speth, as well as young activists, the authors draw on direct experience in grass-roots organization, education, law, and social  Read more...

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