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Climate change controversy.

Climate change controversy.

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Published by Esso, Public Affairs Department in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesEssoview : an insight into the company, its activities, its views -- November 1996, Essoview -- November 1996.
ContributionsEsso Petroleum Company.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21057171M

This book is intended for those wishing to become fully informed about climate change and is designed to provide the reader with a firm foundation for drawing his or her own conclusions. Reviews ‘This Cited by: 6. 'The totemic position of climate change and cognate environmental issues within the public and media consciousness makes it an ideal exemplar through which to explore scientific debates, which Hulme Author: Mike Hulme.

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The controversy about climate change is not about the science. It’s about how much the government should regulate the marketplace to protect the public. Believers in free markets dislike the implications . This book, drawing on new research conducted for the UK Energy Resource Centre (UKERC), examines the contemporary public debate on climate change and the linked issue of energy security.


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