Dangerous Years: Climate Change, the Long Emergency, and the Way Forward

Dangerous Years: Climate Change, the Long Emergency, and the Way Forward

by David W. Orr

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780300234602
Publisher: Yale University Press
Publication date: 03/27/2018
Pages: 320
Sales rank: 543,314
Product dimensions: 5.10(w) x 8.20(h) x 1.00(d)

About the Author


David W. Orr is Counselor to the President and Paul Sears Distinguished Professor Emeritus, Oberlin College. Prominent in the creation of the Green Campus movement, he cofounded the Meadowcreek Project, the Oberlin Project, and the journal Solutions.

Table of Contents

Preface ix

Acknowledgments xiii

Prologue: The Road to Montana xv

1 A Perfect Storm 1

2 The Challenges of Sustainability 14

3 Resilience 22

4 The Problem of Denial 35

5 Economy 45

6 Governance 76

7 Mind 99

8 Heart 116

9 The Long Revolution 139

10 Sustainable Democracy? 183

11 Cities in a Hotter Time 202

12 The Oberlin Project 218

Afterword 233

Notes 235

Index 287

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