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Main Title Confronting climate change a strategy for U.S. foreign policy : report of an independent task force. [electronic resource] :
CORP Author Council on Foreign Relations. Independent Task Force on Climate Change.
Publisher Council on Foreign Relations,
Place Published New York
Year Published 2008
OCLC Number 351551531
Subject Added Ent Climatic changes--Government policy--United States.; Greenhouse gas mitigation--United States.; Greenhouse gas mitigation--International cooperation.; Environmental policy--United States.; United States--Foreign relations--2001-
Internet Access
Description Access URL
Library   Call Number Additional Info Location Date Modified
EJBM POD Internet only Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 06/02/2009
Collation [142] p. : digital, PDF file, ill.
Notes "George E. Pataki and Thomas J. Vilsack, chairs ; Michael A. Levi, project director ; David A. Victor, senior adviser"--Cover. Includes bibliographical references
Contents Notes Executive summary -- Introduction -- History and state of U.S. climate policy -- Domestic policy -- Achieving leverage on global emissions -- Adaptation and other measures beyond mitigation -- A UN deal -- A partnership for climate cooperation -- Leadership -- Additional or dissenting views Chaired by former New York governor George E. Pataki and former Iowa governor Thomas J. Vilsack, the Task Force says that the United States must leverage ambitious, comprehensive, and equitable action at home to advance an effective policy abroad. It lays out a U.S. negotiating strategy for a global climate accord, outlining what the United States should be willing to offer and what it should expect others, including the rapidly emerging economies, to do in return.
Access Notes Mode of access: Internet.; System requirements: Adobe Acrobat Reader.; Title from title screen (viewed on May 22, 2009).
Author Added Ent
Pataki, George E.,;
Vilsack, Thomas J.;
Levi, Michael A.;
Victor, David A.,
PUB Date Free Form c2008
Series Title Traced Independent task force report ; no. 61
BIB Level m
Medium electronic resource
ISBN 9780876094129 (pbk.); 0876094124 (pbk.)
OCLC Time Stamp 20090526133106
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
Language eng
Origin OCLC
Type CAT
OCLC Rec Leader 02705nam 2200505Ia 45020