Surviving the Century: Facing Climate Chaos and Other Global Challenges

Surviving the Century: Facing Climate Chaos and Other Global Challenges

by Herbert Girardet
     
 

ISBN-10: 1844074587

ISBN-13: 9781844074587

Pub. Date: 05/28/2007

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

'The crucial message from this book is our need to change course for survival.  See more details below

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'The crucial message from this book is our need to change course for survival.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781844074587
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
05/28/2007
Edition description:
1
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 8.60(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

List of Figures and Tables vi

List of Contributors vii

Foreword by Jakob von Uexku&omlet;ll ix

List of Acronyms and Abbreviations xiii

Introduction: Future - What Future? Herbert Girardet 1

1 Addressing Climate Chaos Ross Gelbspan 13

2 Renewable Energy is the Future Hermann Scheer 35

3 Feeding People in an Age of Climate Change Edward Goldsmith 57

4 Climate and the Amazon Peter Bunyard 77

5 Creating Sustainable and Liveable Cities Herbert Girardet 103

6 Cradle to Cradle Production Michael Braungart 127

7 A Radical New Vision for World Trade Stewart Wallis 151

8 The Promise of Living Democracy Frances Moore Lappe´ 171

Index 203

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