This overview of global warming and its human causes examines the international agreements regarding climate change and the U.S. response to those agreements, as well as key provisions of the Kyoto Protocol, to explain the difficulties of any subsequent treaties. Framing the scientific debate against moral, ethical, and religious considerations, the book offers potential solutions. The book includes seven maps and tables, notes, bibliography, and index.Individual actions can impact the environment in general and global warming in particular. ... by choosing reusable products, buying products with minimal packaging to reduce waste, and recycling. Other common actions individuals can take are to use less heat and air conditioning by setting the thermostat higher inanbsp;...
|Title||:||Climate Change Policy in the United States|
|Publisher||:||McFarland - 2009-10-09|