The climate fix : what scientists and politicians won't tell you about global warming / Roger Pielke, Jr.

Why has the world been unable to address global warming? Science policy expert Roger Pielke, Jr., says it's not the fault of those who reject the Kyoto Protocol, but those who support it, and the magical thinking that the agreement represents. In The Climate Fix, Pielke offers a way to repair c...

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Main Author: Pielke, Roger A., Jr., 1968-
Format: Electronic
Language:English
Published: New York : Basic Books, ©2010.
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Table of Contents:
  • Cover13;
  • Contents
  • Preface
  • 1 Dinner Table Climate Science for Commonsense Climate Policy
  • 2 What We Know for Sure, but Just Ain8217;t So
  • 3 Decarbonization of the Global Economy
  • 4 Decarbonization Policies Around the World
  • 5 Technological Fixes and Backstops
  • 6 How Climate Policy Went Off Course and the First Steps Back in the Right Direction
  • 7 Disasters, Death, and Destruction
  • 8 The Politicization of Climate Science
  • 9 Obliquity, Innovation, and a Pragmatic Future for Climate Policy
  • Acknowledgments
  • Notes
  • Index.