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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Overview

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.
Contents.
Acknowledgments.
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.
Notes.
Bibliography.
Index.
About the Author.