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The future [electronic resource] : Six Drivers of Global Change. Al Gore.

Gore, Al. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780679644309 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Date Published: 2013.

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Summary, etc.: NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERFrom the former vice president and #1 New York Times bestselling author comes An Inconvenient Truth for everything--a frank and clear-eyed assessment of six critical drivers of global change in the decades to come. Ours is a time of revolutionary change that has no precedent in history. With the same passion he brought to the challenge of climate change, and with his decades of experience on the front lines of global policy, Al Gore surveys our planet's beclouded horizon and offers a sober, learned, and ultimately hopeful forecast in the visionary tradition of Alvin Toffler's Future Shock and John Naisbitt's Megatrends. In The Future, Gore identifies the emerging forces that are reshaping our world: Ever-increasing economic globalization has led to the emergence of what he labels "Earth Inc."--an integrated holistic entity with a new and different relationship to capital,...
Target Audience Note: Text Difficulty 12
UG/Upper grades (9th-12)
13.8 ATOS Level
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. New York : Random House, 2013. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 4269 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Nonfiction.
Genre: Electronic books.

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