Our Choice: A Plan to Solve the Climate Crisis

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Bloomsbury, 2009 - Science - 414 pages
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Al Gore has been a passionate advocate of action to halt climate change for many years. In his best-selling book, An Inconvenient Truth, he wrote about the urgent need to address the problems of climate change, presenting comprehensive facts and information on all aspects of global warming in a direct, thoughtful and compelling way, using explanatory diagrams and dramatic photos to clarify and highlight key issues.

Adopting the same lucid technique in Our Choice, he proposes solutions at every level of our lives, from the personal and local to the national and political to the area of international policy and law.

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To follow up An Inconvenient Truth, the former vice president spent three years convening groups of experts, seeking ways to counter and adapt to climate change. He concludes most of the tools are ... Read full review

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This book is amazing and very persuasive. It tells some of the essential knowledge that we should know about the very basis of global warming. Generally speaking the book has very good incentives and the author clearly wants everyone to believe that global warming is caused by human and it should be prevented by all means that are necessary. The solutions to solve the climate crisis in the book are realistic and practical. The only thing I dislike is that the author puts too much criticism on Bush administration in a very biased way. 

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About the author (2009)

Al Gore was elected to the US House of Representatives in 1976 and the US Senate in 1984 and 1990. He was inaugurated as the 45th vice president of the United States on 20 January 1993 and served eight years. He is chairman of Generation Investment Management, a London-based firm that is focused on a new approach to Sustainable Investing. He also serves as chairman of Current, an independently owned cable and satellite television network for young people based on viewer-created content and citizen journalism. He is a member of the Board of Directors of Apple Computer, Inc., a senior advisor to Google, Inc., and a visiting professor at Middle Tennessee State University in Murfreesboro, Tennessee.

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