Red Sky at Morning: America and the Crisis of the Global Environment / Edition 2

Red Sky at Morning: America and the Crisis of the Global Environment / Edition 2

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by James Gustave Speth
     
 


Why we are failing to protect the global environment. What we can—and must—do to succeed.See more details below

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Why we are failing to protect the global environment. What we can—and must—do to succeed.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780300107760
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Publication date:
03/05/2010
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
4.96(w) x 7.74(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Prologue: 19801
Pt. 1Environmental Challenges Go Global...11
1A World of Wounds13
2Lost in Eden23
3Pollution and Climate Change in a Full World43
Pt. 2...And the World Responds75
4First Attempt at Global Environmental Governance77
5Anatomy of Failure98
Pt. 3Facing Up to Underlying Causes117
6Ten Drivers of Environmental Deterioration119
7Globalization and the Environment140
Pt. 4The Transition to Sustainability149
8Attacking the Root Causes151
9Taking "Good Governance" Seriously172
10The Most Fundamental Transition of All191
Resources for Citizens203
List of Abbreviations229
Notes233
For Further Reading: A Bookshelf269
Index277

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