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The Resource Ethics & climate change : the greenhouse effect, edited by Harold Coward and Thomas Hurka ; essays by F. Kenneth Hare ... [et al.], (electronic book)

Ethics & climate change : the greenhouse effect, edited by Harold Coward and Thomas Hurka ; essays by F. Kenneth Hare ... [et al.], (electronic book)

Label
Ethics & climate change : the greenhouse effect
Title
Ethics & climate change
Title remainder
the greenhouse effect
Statement of responsibility
edited by Harold Coward and Thomas Hurka ; essays by F. Kenneth Hare ... [et al.]
Title variation
Ethics and climate change
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Faced with the prospect of global warming, the anticipated rapid rise in global air temperatures due to the release of gases into the atmosphere, we have two choices of how to respond: adaptation or avoidance. With adaptation we keep burning fossil fuels, let global temperatures rise and make whatever changes this requires: move people from environmentally damaged areas, build sea walls, etc. With avoidance we stop warming from occurring, either by reducing our use of fossil fuels or by using technology such as carbon dioxide recovery after combustion to block the warming effect. Yet each str
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QC981.8.G56
LC item number
E84 1993eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1919-
  • 1952-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Coward, Harold G
  • Hare, F. Kenneth
  • Hurka, Thomas
  • Calgary Institute for the Humanities
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Global warming
  • Greenhouse effect, Atmospheric
Label
Ethics & climate change : the greenhouse effect, edited by Harold Coward and Thomas Hurka ; essays by F. Kenneth Hare ... [et al.], (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [175]-185) 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
Control code
ebr10147234
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
ix, 199 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780889202337
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill., maps.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Ethics & climate change : the greenhouse effect, edited by Harold Coward and Thomas Hurka ; essays by F. Kenneth Hare ... [et al.], (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [175]-185) 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
Control code
ebr10147234
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
ix, 199 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780889202337
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill., maps.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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