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The madhouse effect : how climate change denial is threatening our planet, destroying our politics, and driving us crazy

Author: Michael E Mann; Tom Toles
Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, [2016] ©2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The Madhouse Effect portrays the intellectual pretzels into which denialists must twist logic to explain away the clear evidence that human activity has changed Earth's climate. Toles's cartoons collapse counter-scientific strategies into their biased components, helping readers see how to best strike at these fallacies. Mann's expert skills at science communication aim to restore sanity to a debate that continues  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Mann, Michael E., 1965-
Madhouse effect.
New York : Columbia University Press, [2016]
(DLC) 2016010170
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael E Mann; Tom Toles
ISBN: 9780231177863 0231177860 9780231177870 0231177879
OCLC Number: 941714799
Description: xv, 186 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Preface : Why We Wrote This Book --
Science : How It Works --
Climate Change : The Basics --
Why Should I Give a Damn? --
The Stages of Denial --
The War on Climate Science --
Hypocrisy, Thy Name Is Climate Change Denial --
Geoengineering, or "What Could Possibly Go Wrong?" --
A Path Forward.
Other Titles: Climate change denial is threatening our planet, destroying our politics, and driving us crazy
Responsibility: Michael E. Mann and Tom Toles.
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The award-winning climate scientist Michael E. Mann and the Pulitzer Prize-winning political cartoonist Tom Toles have been on the front lines of the fight against climate denialism for most of their  Read more...

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For centuries, powerful forces of greed have tried to hide the truth, but that doesn't change reality-the earth is round and climate change is very real. The Madhouse Effect brilliantly dissects the Read more...

 
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