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The Resource Global warming for dummies, by Elizabeth May, Zoë Caron

Global warming for dummies, by Elizabeth May, Zoë Caron

Label
Global warming for dummies
Title
Global warming for dummies
Statement of responsibility
by Elizabeth May, Zoë Caron
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Learn to understand the science behind climate change, consider the consequences for the planet, and reduce your carbon footprint
Member of
Cataloging source
NLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC981.8.G56
LC item number
M39 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
statistics
Label
Global warming for dummies, by Elizabeth May, Zoë Caron
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
  • Examining the effects of global warming.
  • Not-so-natural disasters
  • Risking flora and fauna : impacts on plants and animals
  • Hitting home : globarl warming's direct effect on people
  • Political progress : fighting global warming nationally and internationally.
  • Voting for your future : what governments can do
  • Beyond borders : progress on a global level
  • Developing in the face of global warming
  • Solving the problem.
  • A whole new world of energy
  • Understanding global warming.
  • Show me the money : business and industrial solutions
  • Activists without borders : non-governmental organizations
  • Lights, camera, action : the media and global warming
  • Taking the high road
  • Making a difference at home and work
  • The part of tens.
  • Ten things you can do today to slow global warming
  • Ten inspiring leaders in the fight against global warming
  • Top ten myths about global warming
  • Ten online global warming resources
  • Global warming basics
  • The greenhouse we live in
  • The big deal about carbon
  • Tracking down the causes.
  • Living in the dark ages of fossil fuels
  • Getting right to the source : the big emitters
  • Taking it personally : individual sources of emissions
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 362 p.
Isbn
9780470840986
Lccn
2013427091
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)222517734
  • (OCoLC)ocn222517734
Label
Global warming for dummies, by Elizabeth May, Zoë Caron
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
  • Examining the effects of global warming.
  • Not-so-natural disasters
  • Risking flora and fauna : impacts on plants and animals
  • Hitting home : globarl warming's direct effect on people
  • Political progress : fighting global warming nationally and internationally.
  • Voting for your future : what governments can do
  • Beyond borders : progress on a global level
  • Developing in the face of global warming
  • Solving the problem.
  • A whole new world of energy
  • Understanding global warming.
  • Show me the money : business and industrial solutions
  • Activists without borders : non-governmental organizations
  • Lights, camera, action : the media and global warming
  • Taking the high road
  • Making a difference at home and work
  • The part of tens.
  • Ten things you can do today to slow global warming
  • Ten inspiring leaders in the fight against global warming
  • Top ten myths about global warming
  • Ten online global warming resources
  • Global warming basics
  • The greenhouse we live in
  • The big deal about carbon
  • Tracking down the causes.
  • Living in the dark ages of fossil fuels
  • Getting right to the source : the big emitters
  • Taking it personally : individual sources of emissions
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 362 p.
Isbn
9780470840986
Lccn
2013427091
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)222517734
  • (OCoLC)ocn222517734

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