Environmental Gore A Constructive Response to Earth in the Balance by John A. Baden

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Published by Pacific Research Institute .

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  • The Environment,
  • Human ecology,
  • Ecology,
  • Environmental Studies,
  • Environmental Engineering & Technology,
  • Nature/Ecology,
  • Environmental Science,
  • Earth in the balance,
  • Gore, Albert,
  • Environmental Policy,
  • Environmental protection

Book details

The Physical Object
Number of Pages270
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8413433M
ISBN 100936488786
ISBN 109780936488783

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He was a co-recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize in Former Vice President Al Gore's New York Times #1 bestselling book is a daring call to action, exposing the shocking reality of how humankind has aided in the destruction of our planet and the future we face if we do not take action to stop global warming.

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Gore continued to make his way up the rungs of government, becoming a senator in and running for president in After failing to obtain the democratic nomination, he began to write a book on environmental conservation titled Earth in.

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More than just a book about science or. Environmental activist and former Vice President Al Gore plans to release a new book, "Our Choice," in November of The book will "answer the call" for "urgent action" on a "comprehensive.

When Senator Al Gore's new book hit the bookstores a few weeks ago, media reports stated that he hoped to put environmental issues on the presidential campaign agenda. But it is far more likely that Gore's environmentalist diatribe is actually intended to help set the agenda for the so-called "Earth Summit" to be held in June in Brazil.

Former Vice President Al Gore has been interested in environmental conservation since he was a teenager. He says remembers reading Rachel Carson’s Silent Spring, being influenced by the national recognition of Earth Day and the Club of Rome report “The Limits to Growth.” When we was elected to congress inhe quickly became a leading spokesperson on.

Mr. Gore's reluctance to speak on the environment is a marked contrast to criticism in his book, "Earth in the Balance: Ecology and the Human Spirit," of politicians -- including himself -- for Author: Steven A.

Holmes. An Inconvenient Truth is a nonfiction book released in conjunction with the documentary film of the same name. This book, by former vice-president Al Gore, presents scientific information about global climate change.

He intersperses this information with personal anecdotes that outline the more human and social dimensions of the issue.

Former Vice President Al Gore is the cofounder and chairman of Generation Investment Management, and the founder and chairman of The Climate Reality Project, a nonprofit devoted to solving the climate crisis.

Gore was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives in, and and the U.S. Senate in and   Republican critics cite passages from that book to suggest that Gore's an environmental radical who wants to do such things as eliminate the internal combustion engine and increase gasoline prices.

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Ultimately, the GOP hopes to. Rather, he's let the or so pages of his book, Earth in the Balance, explain why he feels that a massive and prompt response is needed for a range of environmental threats, from global warming to overpopulation.

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