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The great disruption
how the climate crisis will change everything (for the better)
1st U.S. ed.
Paul Gilding

Published 2011 by Bloomsbury Press in New York, NY .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Time to get ready
An economic and social hurricane
The scream : we are their children's children
A very big problem
Beyond the limits : the great disruption
Addicted to growth
Global foreshock : the year that growth stopped
The road ahead : our planetary sat nav
Are we finished?
When the dam of denial breaks
The one degree war
How an Austrian economist could save the world
Creative destruction on steroids : out with the old, in with the new
Shifting sands : from Middle Eastern oil to Chinese sun
The elephant in the room : growth doesn't work
The happiness economy
Yes, there is life after shopping
No, the poor will not always be with us
Ineffective inequality
The future is here, it's just not widely distributed yet
Guess who's in charge?

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.


Dewey Decimal Class
Library of Congress
HM861 .G55 2011

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p. cm.

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