The climate change challenge and the failure of democracy

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Not content with informing readers, physician and scientist Shearman and lawyer and philosopher Smith challenge them to examine the limits of their introspection and motivation in light of the failure of democratic societies to address the impending climate change as it has become ever more evident over the past several years. Annotation ©2007 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
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table_of_contents Has democracy failed? -- Time and tide wait for no man -- Hunger and thirst: the theft of food and water -- Biodiversity, ecology, and population -- Democracy is what you think it is -- The end of politics? -- Moribund liberalism: the collapse of liberal values -- Is there an authoritarian alternative? -- Plato's revenge -- Can democracy be reformed?.
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