How We Know What We Know About Our Changing Climate

Author: Lynne Cherry
Publisher: Dawn Publications (CA)
ISBN: 9781584691303
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"This volume describes where scientists look to find evidence of climate change--from changes in bird migration patterns and fruit blossom dates, to obtaining tree rings and mud cores--and especially how students and other citizen ...

The Climate Solutions Consensus

Author: National Council for Science and the Environment
Publisher: Island Press
ISBN: 1610911288
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The book draws upon the recommendations developed by more than 1200 scientists, educators and decision makers who participated in the National Council for Science and the Environment’s 8th National Conference on Science, Policy and the ...

The Ethics Of Climate Change

Author: James Garvey
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1441133631
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We all sorely complain of the shortness of time, and yet have much more than we
know what to do with. Our lives are either spent in doing nothing at all, or in doing
nothing to the purpose, or in doing nothing that we ought to do. We are always
complaining that our days are few, and acting as though there would be no end
of them. Seneca The last chapter might have convinced you that action on
climate change is morally required. In particular, there's a lot of moral weight on
the ...

Requiem For A Species

Author: Clive Hamilton
Publisher: Earthscan
ISBN: 1849710813
Size: 63.38 MB
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We know how dire the future looks. We know how little time we have left to act. Yet we continue to ignore the warnings. One of Australia's sharpest thinkers explores the resons why and offers his vision of our new future.

A Cultural History Of Climate

Author: Wolfgang Behringer
Publisher: Polity
ISBN: 0745645291
Size: 77.10 MB
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The book first offers some elements of scientific orientation, then examines in greater detail the connection between the climate and cultural development since the middle ages.

Religion In Environmental And Climate Change

Author: Dieter Gerten
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1441166289
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Chapter 5 Climate Justice from a Christian Point of View: Challenges for a New
Definition of Wealth Markus Vogt The Gap between Knowledge and Belief
Responsibility in climate change is – in the first place – not a problem of
knowledge, but a problem of faith: we do not believe what we know about climate
change because we cannot sufficiently imagine what it means for us, people all
over the world and life on earth. We are notable to react adequately, because we
have never had ...