Global Warming Gridlock: Creating More Effective Strategies for Protecting the Planetby David G. Victor
Pub. Date: 03/31/2011
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Twenty years of talks have done little to slow global warming. This book explains why and offers an alternative strategy. See more details below
Twenty years of talks have done little to slow global warming. This book explains why and offers an alternative strategy.
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Table of Contents
List of figures; List of tables; Preface and acknowledgements; Hard truths on global warming: a roadmap to reading this book; Part I. Setting the Scene: 1. Introduction and overview; 2. Why global warming is such a difficult problem to solve; Part II. The Three Dimensions to Climate Policy Strategy: 3. Regulating emissions part 1: the enthusiastic countries; 4. Regulating emissions part 2: engaging reluctant developing countries; 5. Promoting technological innovation; 6. Preparing for a changing climate: adaptation, geoengineering and triage; Part III. Putting It All Together: 7. Explaining diplomatic gridlock: what went wrong?; 8. A new strategy; 9. Climate change and world order: implications for the UN, government, industry and nature; Bibliography; Notes; Index.
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