Leave It in the Ground: The Politics of Coal and Climate, 1st Edition

  • John C. Berg
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  • ISBN-10: 1440839158
  • ISBN-13: 9781440839153
  • DDC: 363.738
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 212 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released October 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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Employing scientific explanations and hard data, this book shows why coal is such a problem, how the pro-coal forces got to be so powerful, and how those forces might be defeated through political activism.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Introduction.
2: The Political History of Coal.
3: Coal and Air Pollution.
4: The Science of Coal and Climate.
5: Can We Live with Coal? Can We Live without It?.
6: The International Politics of Coal.
7: Coal and Climate in the Obama Administration.
8: From President Trump to the Future.
About the Author.