Plan B 2.0: Rescuing a Planet Under Stress and a Civilization in Trouble
Plan B 20 Rescuing a Planet Under Stress and a Civilization in Trouble Author:Lester R. Brown In this new edition, Lester Brown outlines a survival strategy for our early twenty-first civilization. — The world faces numerous environmental trends of disruption and decline such as rising temperatures, falling water tables, shrinking forests, melting glaciers, collapsing fisheries, and rising sea levels. In Plan B, Lester R. Br... more »own notes that in ignoring nature's deadlines for dealing with these environmental issues we risk the disruption of economic progress.
In addition to these environmental trends, the world faces the peaking of oil, the addition of 70 million people per year, a widening global economic divide, and the spread of international terrorism. The global scale and growing complexity of issues facing our fast-forward world have no precedent.« less
Sandra P. reviewed Plan B 2.0: Rescuing a Planet Under Stress and a Civilization in Trouble on
I used this text for my college level course on sustainability. It's easy to read, but packed with information. The students really love the book. If you want to understand all this talk about global warming, sustainability and the potential impacts to the planet, this is the Go To book.