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Main Title High noon : twenty global problems, twenty years to solve them /
Author Rischard, J. F.
Publisher Basic Books,
Year Published 2002
OCLC Number 49285424
ISBN 0465070094 (alk. paper); 9780465070091 (alk. paper); 9780465070107 (pbk.); 0465070108 (pbk.)
Subjects Environmental degradation. ; Global environmental change. ; Environmental protection. ; Sociale problemen. ; Milieuverontreiniging. ; Internationale aspecten. ; Bewèaltigung. ; Internationale Kooperation. ; Weltwirtschaftskrise. ; Environmental degradation. ; Environmental protection. ; Global environmental change.
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Publisher description http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0833/2002003520-d.html
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EKAM  GE140.R57 2002 Region 4 Library/Atlanta,GA 08/03/2009
ERAM  GE140.R57 2002 Region 9 Library/San Francisco,CA 10/04/2002
ESAM  GE140.R57 2002 Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 06/24/2013
Collation xii, 241 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (p. 205-226) and index.
Contents Notes J.F. Rischard, vice-president for Europe of the World Bank, offers his suggestions for solving twenty of the most urgent global problems of the 21st-century. It's Not Globalization, Stupid -- Two Big Forces -- Stretching the Planet to the Limit: The Demographic Explosion -- Doing Everything Differently: The New World Economy and the Two Revolutions Behind It -- Why the New World Economy Is So Radically Different -- The Opportunities and Stresses of the New World Economy -- A Crisis of Complexity? -- Three New Realities -- High Noon--for Twenty Urgent Global Issues -- A Dangerous Gap -- A Bad Feeling in Your Stomach: Unsolved Global Issues -- Twenty Global Issues, Twenty Years to Solve Them -- Inherently Global Issues -- Sharing Our Planet: Issues Involving the Global Commons -- Sharing Our Humanity: Issues Requiring a Global Commitment -- Sharing Our Rule Book: Issues Needing a Global Regulatory Approach -- Thinking Aloud--New Approaches to Global Problem-Solving -- No Pilot in the Cockpit -- Current Ways of Handling Global Issues Aren't Up to the Job -- No Chance for a World Government -- Pointers Towards Solutions: Networked Governance -- Global Issues Networks -- Good Things About Global Issues Networks -- Controversial Aspects -- Stepping Back: Other Solutions Besides Global Issues Networks -- Conclusion: Imagination and a Different Type of Thinking.
Place Published New York
PUB Date Free Form c2002
BIB Level m
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
LCCN 2002003520
OCLC Time Stamp 20131107142848
Language eng
Origin OCLC
Type CAT
OCLC Rec Leader 03641cam 22005894a 45020