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The Resource Climate change policy in the United States : the science, the politics, and the prospects for change, Dianne Rahm

Climate change policy in the United States : the science, the politics, and the prospects for change, Dianne Rahm

Label
Climate change policy in the United States : the science, the politics, and the prospects for change
Title
Climate change policy in the United States
Title remainder
the science, the politics, and the prospects for change
Statement of responsibility
Dianne Rahm
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This overview of global warming and its human causes examines the international agreements regarding climate change and the U.S. response to those agreements, as well as key provisions of the Kyoto Protocol, to explain the difficulties of any subsequent treaties. Framing the scientific debate against moral, ethical, and religious considerations, the book offers potential solutions"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rahm, Dianne
Dewey number
363.738/74560973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QC903.2.U6
LC item number
R34 2010
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
QC903.2.U6
NAL item number
R34 2010
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Climatic changes
  • Environmental policy
  • Greenhouse gas mitigation
Label
Climate change policy in the United States : the science, the politics, and the prospects for change, Dianne Rahm
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Climate change: an overview of the problem -- Climate change policy in the United States: from the framework convention to the Obama administration -- The challenge of the post-Kyoto accord -- Science and anti-science -- Morals, ethics, and religion in the policy debate -- Mechanisms for regulating U.S. greenhouse gas emissions -- Technological solutions -- Energy efficiency, conservation, demand side management, and other solutions
Control code
ocn382401270
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
v, 220 p.
Isbn
9780786442997
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009037848
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780786442997
  • (OCoLC)382401270
Label
Climate change policy in the United States : the science, the politics, and the prospects for change, Dianne Rahm
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Climate change: an overview of the problem -- Climate change policy in the United States: from the framework convention to the Obama administration -- The challenge of the post-Kyoto accord -- Science and anti-science -- Morals, ethics, and religion in the policy debate -- Mechanisms for regulating U.S. greenhouse gas emissions -- Technological solutions -- Energy efficiency, conservation, demand side management, and other solutions
Control code
ocn382401270
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
v, 220 p.
Isbn
9780786442997
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009037848
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780786442997
  • (OCoLC)382401270

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