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The age of consequences
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Our planet is approaching a critical environmental juncture. Across the globe we continue to deplete the five pools of carbon--soil, wood, coal, oil, and natural gas--at an unsustainable rate. We"ve burned up half the planet"s known reserves of oil--one trillion barrels--in less than a century. When these sources of energy-rich carbon go into severe decline, as they surely will, society will follow. Former archeologist and Sierra Club activist Courtney White calls this moment the Age of Consequences--a time when the worrying consequences of our environmental actions--or inaction--have begun to raise unavoidable and difficult questions. How should we respond? What are effective (and realistic) solutions? In exploring these questions, White draws on his formidable experience as an environmentalist and activist as well as his experience as a father to two children living through this vital moment in time. As a result, The Age of Consequences is a book of ideas and action, but it is also a chronicle of personal experience. Readers follow White as he travels the country--from Kansas to Los Angeles, New York City, Italy, France, Yellowstone, and New England.
|Statement||Courtney White, introduction by Wendell Berry|
|LC Classifications||HD75.6 .W48 2015|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x, 261 pages|
|Number of Pages||261|
|ISBN 10||1619024543, 1619026201|
|ISBN 10||9781619024540, 9781619026209|
|LC Control Number||2014023508|
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Book #1 of the bestselling Consequences series: From New York Times and USA Today bestselling author Aleatha Romig comes a suspenseful thriller about secrets and deception, passion and love, choices and consequences.4/4(K).
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By Glenn Kenny. Jan. 26, ; Last year, Jared P. Scott tackled financial inequality in. An age-by-age guide to setting discipline consequences for kids. Updated Febru Updated Febru Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. As a result, The Age of Consequences is a book of ideas and action, but it is also a chronicle of personal experience.
Readers follow White as he travels the country from Kansas to Los Angeles, New York City, Italy, France, Yellowstone, and New England. Consequences is a thoughtful, elegantly written book that I keep thinking of as graceful.
While the plot is filled with drama, spans three generations, and includes war, death, sex, and every deep and dramatic emotion possible, it nonetheless floats along /5.
Signed by the author, this copy of Matthew Christopher's first book, Abandoned America: The Age of Consequences comes with a free 5x7 of the author's choice and maybe a few other Abandoned America goodies too. Originally conceived as an examination of the rise and fall of the defunct state hospital system, Philadelphia photographer Matthew Christopher's award winning website Abandoned America.
Directed by Jared P. Scott. With Madeleine Albright, Michael Breen, Sharon Burke, Stephen Cheney. The 'Hurt Locker' meets 'An Inconvenient Truth', THE AGE OF CONSEQUENCES is the Emmy® nominated investigation on how climate change impacts increased resource scarcity, migration and conflict through the lens of US national security and global stability/10().
In The Axial Age and Its Consequences, Robert Bellah and Hans Joas make the bold claim that intellectual sophistication itself was born worldwide during this critical time. Across Eurasia, a new self-reflective attitude toward human existence emerged, and with it.
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The Age of Consequences () Plot. Showing all 2 items Jump to: Summaries (2) Summaries. The 'Hurt Locker' meets 'An Inconvenient Truth', THE AGE OF CONSEQUENCES is the Emmy® nominated investigation on how climate change impacts increased resource scarcity, migration and conflict through the lens of US national security and global stability.
The Age of Consequences should serve as a wake-up call for all who remain indifferent to climate change and the necessity for the United States and other nations to address this crisis. Using diversified energy resources is one necessary strategy.
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When natural consequences interfere with the rights of others. Adults cannot allow the natural consequences of allowing a child to throw rocks at another person.
This is one reason why supervision is especially important with children under the age of four. The Age of Consequences. Jared P. Scott, director PF Pictures Available on Amazon, iTunes, and Google Play. Admirals, generals, and veterans are an unlikely bunch to interview for a documentary about global warming.
In Age of Consequences, Courtney White’s new book from Counterpoint Press, there are really two parallel books: an attempt to write a fresh and encompassing vision of the global age of environmental degradation we are living in, which ultimately falls short, and an attempt to present a focused vision of how ranching in the American west can be done better, smarter, and with a caring and.
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