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The Resource Why are we waiting? : the logic, urgency, and promise of tackling climate change, Nicholas Stern

Why are we waiting? : the logic, urgency, and promise of tackling climate change, Nicholas Stern

Label
Why are we waiting? : the logic, urgency, and promise of tackling climate change
Title
Why are we waiting?
Title remainder
the logic, urgency, and promise of tackling climate change
Statement of responsibility
Nicholas Stern
Title variation
Logic, urgency, and promise of tackling climate change
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An urgent case for climate change action that forcefully sets out, in economic, ethical, and political terms, the dangers of delay and the benefits of action
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stern, N. H.
Dewey number
363.738/74
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC903
LC item number
.S833 2015eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The Lionel Robbins lectures
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Climatic changes
  • Climatic changes
  • Environmental policy
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Changement climatique
  • Politique de l'environnement
  • Coopération internationale
  • Innovations technologiques
  • Economie de l'environnement
  • Environment and ecology
  • Climatic changes
  • Climatic changes
  • Environmental policy
  • Klimatförändringar
  • Environment and Ecology
Label
Why are we waiting? : the logic, urgency, and promise of tackling climate change, Nicholas Stern
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 365-398) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Foreword; Preface; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Part I A Planet between Peril and Prosperity; 1 The Science: How It Shapes the Economics, Ethics, Politics, and the Possible Prognoses; 2 Building a New Energy-Industrial Revolution; Part II The Principles and Logic of Policy for Change: Economics and Ethics; 3 Policies for Dynamic Change and Transition: Lessons from Economic History and Economic Theory; 4 How Some Economic Analyses Have Distorted the Issues; 5 The Ethics of Intertemporal Values and Valuations
  • 6 Broad Approaches to Moral and Political Philosophy: Converging PerspectivesPart III Action around the World: Progress, Collaboration, Equity; 7 Developments in Climate Action around the World; 8 Building National and International Action; 9 Equity across Peoples and Nations; 10 Conclusion: How Ideas Change over Time; Notes; Sources; Index
Control code
907951328
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxv, 406 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780262329200
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
12140842
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 9a751821-6a76-4be9-8d3b-e555823e3267
  • 22573/ctt17kkdgm
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not applicable
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unknown
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Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)907951328
Label
Why are we waiting? : the logic, urgency, and promise of tackling climate change, Nicholas Stern
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 365-398) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Foreword; Preface; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Part I A Planet between Peril and Prosperity; 1 The Science: How It Shapes the Economics, Ethics, Politics, and the Possible Prognoses; 2 Building a New Energy-Industrial Revolution; Part II The Principles and Logic of Policy for Change: Economics and Ethics; 3 Policies for Dynamic Change and Transition: Lessons from Economic History and Economic Theory; 4 How Some Economic Analyses Have Distorted the Issues; 5 The Ethics of Intertemporal Values and Valuations
  • 6 Broad Approaches to Moral and Political Philosophy: Converging PerspectivesPart III Action around the World: Progress, Collaboration, Equity; 7 Developments in Climate Action around the World; 8 Building National and International Action; 9 Equity across Peoples and Nations; 10 Conclusion: How Ideas Change over Time; Notes; Sources; Index
Control code
907951328
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxv, 406 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780262329200
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
12140842
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 9a751821-6a76-4be9-8d3b-e555823e3267
  • 22573/ctt17kkdgm
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)907951328

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