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The Resource Geoengineering, the Anthropocene and the end of nature, Jeremy Baskin

Geoengineering, the Anthropocene and the end of nature, Jeremy Baskin

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Geoengineering, the Anthropocene and the end of nature
Title
Geoengineering, the Anthropocene and the end of nature
Statement of responsibility
Jeremy Baskin
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
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Baskin, Jeremy
Dewey number
363.738/746
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TD171.75
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Climate change mitigation.
  • Environmental engineering.
Label
Geoengineering, the Anthropocene and the end of nature, Jeremy Baskin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Intro; Preface; Acknowledgments; Contents; About the Author; Abbreviations; List of Figures; List of Tables; 1: Introduction; The Basic Idea of Solar Geoengineering; Imagining Solar Geoengineering; Technoscience and the Sociotechnical; Historical Precursors; Knowledge-Power-Values; 'Official' Assessments and Knowledge-Brokers; Outline of This Book; References; 2: Geoengineering's Past: From Mastery to Taboo; Geoengineering's First Wave: Mastery; Technophilia, Hubris and the Early Cold War; Geological Engineering and Climate Modification; Tempering Hubris; Retreating from the Era of Mastery
  • Geoengineering's HiatusThe 1970s and Challenges to the Mastery Narrative; Attempts at Post-Cold War Revival; Why Attempts to Revive SGE Failed; Shifting Imaginaries of Climate, Nature and Globalisation; Changing Climate Science; Détente and Environmentalism; Globalisation and Universalist Discourses; References; 3: The Re-emergence of Solar Geoengineering; Climate Urgency and Emergency; Geoengineering's Re-emergence; The 2004 Tyndall Centre Gathering; Crutzen and the Lifting of the Taboo; The NASA Workshop; Respectable but Not Embraced; Rationales; Climate Emergency; Risk Reduction
  • Alternate Climate PolicyFrames and Metaphors; Representations; An Inability to Normalise; References; 4: Competing Imaginaries of Solar Geoengineering; Un-Natural: The Perils and Injustice of Geopiracy; Imperial: Acclimatising the World; Market: A Techno-Fix to Enable Business-as-Usual; Geo-management: Taking Charge of the Climate Crisis; Salvation: Saving the World from Climate Risk; Chemtrails: Secret Elites Poisoning the World; Convergences and Divergences in the Imaginaries; A Sociotechnical Imaginary Struggling to Be Born; The Imperial Imaginary's Quest for Legitimacy; References
  • 5: Knowledge-Power-ValuesKnowledge/s; Epistemic Hierarchies; Managing Uncertainty; Counting Without Taking Account; Power; Emergency and Risk; Global Order; Capitalism; Values; The Ethics of SGE; Values and Ethics in the Institutional Reports; Ignoring and Narrowing Ethical Concerns; References; 6: Future Imaginings; The Climate of Power; A Technology of the Powerful; {u2026} And Also Disruptive; Attaching SGE to More 'Optimistic' Imaginaries; Development; Anthropocene; References; 7: Conclusion; The Argument; What's Different?; What's Constraining SGE?; What's at Stake?; Knowledge; Values; Power
  • SGE's Shadow Presence in the Paris AgreementTroubling Environmentalism; References; Index
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783030173586
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
color illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • on1101966460
  • (OCoLC)1101966460
Label
Geoengineering, the Anthropocene and the end of nature, Jeremy Baskin
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Intro; Preface; Acknowledgments; Contents; About the Author; Abbreviations; List of Figures; List of Tables; 1: Introduction; The Basic Idea of Solar Geoengineering; Imagining Solar Geoengineering; Technoscience and the Sociotechnical; Historical Precursors; Knowledge-Power-Values; 'Official' Assessments and Knowledge-Brokers; Outline of This Book; References; 2: Geoengineering's Past: From Mastery to Taboo; Geoengineering's First Wave: Mastery; Technophilia, Hubris and the Early Cold War; Geological Engineering and Climate Modification; Tempering Hubris; Retreating from the Era of Mastery
  • Geoengineering's HiatusThe 1970s and Challenges to the Mastery Narrative; Attempts at Post-Cold War Revival; Why Attempts to Revive SGE Failed; Shifting Imaginaries of Climate, Nature and Globalisation; Changing Climate Science; Détente and Environmentalism; Globalisation and Universalist Discourses; References; 3: The Re-emergence of Solar Geoengineering; Climate Urgency and Emergency; Geoengineering's Re-emergence; The 2004 Tyndall Centre Gathering; Crutzen and the Lifting of the Taboo; The NASA Workshop; Respectable but Not Embraced; Rationales; Climate Emergency; Risk Reduction
  • Alternate Climate PolicyFrames and Metaphors; Representations; An Inability to Normalise; References; 4: Competing Imaginaries of Solar Geoengineering; Un-Natural: The Perils and Injustice of Geopiracy; Imperial: Acclimatising the World; Market: A Techno-Fix to Enable Business-as-Usual; Geo-management: Taking Charge of the Climate Crisis; Salvation: Saving the World from Climate Risk; Chemtrails: Secret Elites Poisoning the World; Convergences and Divergences in the Imaginaries; A Sociotechnical Imaginary Struggling to Be Born; The Imperial Imaginary's Quest for Legitimacy; References
  • 5: Knowledge-Power-ValuesKnowledge/s; Epistemic Hierarchies; Managing Uncertainty; Counting Without Taking Account; Power; Emergency and Risk; Global Order; Capitalism; Values; The Ethics of SGE; Values and Ethics in the Institutional Reports; Ignoring and Narrowing Ethical Concerns; References; 6: Future Imaginings; The Climate of Power; A Technology of the Powerful; {u2026} And Also Disruptive; Attaching SGE to More 'Optimistic' Imaginaries; Development; Anthropocene; References; 7: Conclusion; The Argument; What's Different?; What's Constraining SGE?; What's at Stake?; Knowledge; Values; Power
  • SGE's Shadow Presence in the Paris AgreementTroubling Environmentalism; References; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783030173586
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
color illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • on1101966460
  • (OCoLC)1101966460

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