xiv, 356 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
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American and comparative environmental policy.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Introduction / David M. Driesen The neoliberal model's contribution to U.S. failure to address climate change The United states' failure to act / Christopher Schroeder and Robert L. Glicksman Dirt energy policy / Joseph P. Tomain Cost-benefit analysis of climate change: when it goes wrong / Frank Ackerman Anatomy of industry resistance to climate change: a familiar litany / Robert L. Glicksman The abandonment of justice / Amy Sinden Neoliberal instrument choice / David M. Driesen Moving forward Collective and individual duties to address global warming / Carl Cranor Embracing a precautionary approach to climate change / John S. Applegate Climate change, human health, and the post-cautionary principle / Lisa Heinzerling The cost of greenhouse gas reductions / Thomas O. McGarity Towards distributional justice / Amy Sinden and Carl Cranor Toward sustainable technology / David M. Driesen Adaptation, economics, and justice / Robert R.M. Verchick Conclusion: Toward a fresh start / David M. Driesen.