Plan B 3.0 (2008) Mobilizing to Save Civilization

The Green Changemakers

Entering a New World (pdf) Introduction A Massive Market Failure Environment and Civilization China: Why the Existing Economic Model Will Fail Mounting Stresses, Failing States A Civilizational Tipping Point Plan B—A Plan of Hope Chapter 1 Data (xls) PART I. A CIVILIZATION IN TROUBLE 2. Entire book (pdf) Data sets Time for Plan B: Cutting Carbon Emissions 80% by 2020 (pdf) Preface (pdf) 1.

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Plan B 4.0 – Book Review

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Mobilizing to Save Civilization by Lester R. COULD FOOD SHORTAGES BRING DOWN CIVILIZATION? Mobilizing to Save Civilization (W.W. The comparable number for China is 130 million. The wheat and rice harvests of China and India would be directly affected.

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Redefining Security for the 21st Century

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military establishment, including hundreds of military bases scattered around the world, will not save civilization. We can calculate roughly the costs of the changes needed to move our twenty-first century civilization off the decline-and-collapse path and onto a path that will sustain civilization. Given the enormity of the antiquated military budget, no one can argue that we do not have the resources to rescue civilization.

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Plan B 2.0: Rescuing a Planet Under Stress and a Civilization in Trouble

The Green Changemakers

Entering a New World (pdf) Introduction The Nature of the New World Learning from China Learning from the Past The Emerging Politics of Scarcity Getting the Price Right Plan B—A Plan of Hope PART I. A CIVILIZATION IN TROUBLE 2. Plan B: Building a New Future (pdf) Introduction Listening for Wake-up Calls A Wartime Mobilization Mobilizing to Save Civilization A Call to Greatness You and Me Additional Resources (pdf) Notes in pdf Acknowledgements (pdf) About the Author (pdf).

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A Wartime Mobilization

The Green Changemakers

Will the change come because we move quickly to restructure the economy or because we fail to act and civilization begins to unravel? Saving civilization will take a massive mobilization, and at wartime speed. As we contemplate mobilizing to save civilization, we see both similarities and contrasts with the mobilization for World War II. Mobilizing to save civilization, in contrast, requires an enduring economic restructuring. [link] By Lester R.

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Reclaiming the Streets: Urban Transportation Innovations

The Green Changemakers

In southern China, Guangzhou officially opened its BRT in early 2010. Mobilizing to Save Civilization (New York: W.W. By Lester R. Brown Earth Policy Institute Cars promise mobility, and in a largely rural setting they provide it. But in an urbanizing world, where more than half of us live in cities, there is an inherent conflict between the automobile and the city.

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The Flawed Economics of Nuclear Power

The Green Changemakers

This explains why nuclear plant construction is now concentrated in countries like Russia and China where nuclear development is state-controlled. Mobilizing to Save Civilization, available at www.earthpolicy.org for free downloading. [link] Lester R. Brown Over the last few years the nuclear industry has used concerns about climate change to argue for a nuclear revival.

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