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The Resource Reason in a dark time : why the struggle against climate change failed and what it means for our future, Dale Jamieson

Reason in a dark time : why the struggle against climate change failed and what it means for our future, Dale Jamieson

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Reason in a dark time : why the struggle against climate change failed and what it means for our future
Title
Reason in a dark time
Title remainder
why the struggle against climate change failed and what it means for our future
Statement of responsibility
Dale Jamieson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Jamieson, Dale
Dewey number
363.738/74
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GE40
LC item number
.J36 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Climatic changes
  • Environmental sciences
  • Environmental ethics
  • Human ecology
Label
Reason in a dark time : why the struggle against climate change failed and what it means for our future, Dale Jamieson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction. -- 2. The nature of the problem. The development of climate science ; Climate change as public issue ; The age of climate diplomacy ; Concluding remarks -- 3. Obstacles to action. Scientific ignorance ; Politicizing science ; Facts and values ; The science/policy interface ; Organized denial ; Partisanship ; Political institutions ; The hardest problem ; Concluding remarks -- 4. The limits of economics. Economics and climate change ; The Stern Review and its critics ; Discounting ; Further problems ; State of the discussion ; Concluding remarks -- 5. The frontiers of ethics. The domain of concern ; Responsibility and harm ; Fault liability ; Human rights and domination ; Differences that matter ; Revising morality ; Concluding remarks -- 6. Living with climate change. Life in the anthropocene ; It doesn't matter what I do ; It's not the meat, it's the motion ; Ethics for the anthropocene ; Respect for nature ; Global justice ; Concluding remarks -- 7. Politics, policy, and the road ahead. The rectification of names ; Adaptation: the neglected option? ; Why we need more than adaptation ; The category formerly known as geoengineering ; The way forward ; Concluding remarks
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 266 pages
Isbn
9780199337668
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2013024806
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)871961562
  • 1419222
Label
Reason in a dark time : why the struggle against climate change failed and what it means for our future, Dale Jamieson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction. -- 2. The nature of the problem. The development of climate science ; Climate change as public issue ; The age of climate diplomacy ; Concluding remarks -- 3. Obstacles to action. Scientific ignorance ; Politicizing science ; Facts and values ; The science/policy interface ; Organized denial ; Partisanship ; Political institutions ; The hardest problem ; Concluding remarks -- 4. The limits of economics. Economics and climate change ; The Stern Review and its critics ; Discounting ; Further problems ; State of the discussion ; Concluding remarks -- 5. The frontiers of ethics. The domain of concern ; Responsibility and harm ; Fault liability ; Human rights and domination ; Differences that matter ; Revising morality ; Concluding remarks -- 6. Living with climate change. Life in the anthropocene ; It doesn't matter what I do ; It's not the meat, it's the motion ; Ethics for the anthropocene ; Respect for nature ; Global justice ; Concluding remarks -- 7. Politics, policy, and the road ahead. The rectification of names ; Adaptation: the neglected option? ; Why we need more than adaptation ; The category formerly known as geoengineering ; The way forward ; Concluding remarks
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 266 pages
Isbn
9780199337668
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2013024806
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)871961562
  • 1419222

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