A Big Fix: Radical Solutions for Australia's Environmental Crisis

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Black Inc., 2005 - 113 עמודים
The warnings from scientists are urgent and unequivocal, our civilisation is unwittingly stepping in front of an ecological lorry that is about to flatten us. Ian Lowe tackles this problem and offers far-reaching solutions to our environmental and social crisis. He advocates a change to our values and social institutions.

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Professor Lowe gives a great summary of the current Australian environmental situation, minus the jargon and scientific references in this book. For me, someone who has been researching and trying to ... קרא סקירה מלאה


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Professor Ian Lowe AO is president of the Australian Conservation Foundation (ACF), emeritus professor of science, technology and society at Griffith University in Brisbane, as well as being an adjunct professor at Sunshine Coast University and Flinders University. His previous books include A Big Fix, Living in the Hothouseand A Voice of Reason. Professor Lowe has been a referee for the Inter-Governmental Panel on Climate Change, the International Geosphere-Biosphere Program and the Millennium Assessment. He attended the Geneva, Kyoto and Copenhagen conferences of parties to the Framework Convention on Climate Change. He was a member of the Australian delegation to the 1999 UNESCO World Conference on Science and has served on many advisory bodies to all levels of government.

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