Betrayal of Science and Reason
Read Online
Share

Betrayal of Science and Reason How Anti-Environmental Rhetoric Threatens Our Fu by Paul R. Ehrlich

  • 168 Want to read
  • ·
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Tandem Library .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Environmental Conservation & Protection - General,
  • Environmental Science,
  • Public Policy - General,
  • Science,
  • Environmental Studies

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatSchool & Library Binding
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10978835M
ISBN 100613917278
ISBN 109780613917278

Download Betrayal of Science and Reason

PDF EPUB FB2 MOBI RTF

This book was a very interesting read. It labeled right-wingers who deny global warming and over-population as the "brown lash" and their denial of science and data is the reason for the title. The book is good overall and provides many good talking points relating to environmental issues and the science that supports each issue/5.   Betrayal of Science and Reason is an eye-opening look at currenvironmental problems and the fundamental importance of the scientific process in solving them. It presents unique insight into the sources and implications of anti-environmental rhetoric, and provides readers with a valuable means of understanding and refuting the feel-good fables Author: Paul R. Ehrlich.   Betrayal of Science and Reason: How Anti-Environmental Rhetoric Threatens Our Future by Paul R. Ehrlich () on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Betrayal of Science and Reason: How Anti-Environmental Rhetoric Threatens Our Future by /5(14). The agenda of brownlash proponents is rarely revealed, and the confusion and distraction its rhetoric creates among policymakers and the public prolong an already difficult search for realistic and equitable solutions to global environmental Betrayal of Science and Reason, the Ehrlichs explain clearly and with scientific objectivity.

  With his wife Anne, he is the author of Betrayal of Science and Reason: How Anti-Environmental Rhetoric Threatens Our Future (Island Press, ) and One With Nineveh: Politics, Consumption, and the Human Future (Island Press, ). His latest book with Anne is The Dominant Animal: Human Evolution and the Environment (Island Press, )/5(34). Buy The Betrayal of Science and Reason: How Anti-environmental Rhetoric Threatens Our Future New edition by Ehrlich, Paul R., Ehrlich, Anne H. (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. In Betrayal of Science and Reason, the Ehrlichs contrast anti-environmental rhetoric with the consensus view of the scientific community, tackling head-on such issues as population growth, desertification, food production, global warming, ozone depletion, acid rain, and biodiversity loss. Betrayal of Science and Reason | In this hard-hitting and timely book, world-renowned scientists and writers Paul R. Ehrlich and Anne H. Ehrlich speak out against what they call the "brownlash." Brownlash rhetoric, created by public relations spokespersons and a few dissidscientists, is a deliberate misstatemof scientific findings designed to support an anti-environmental world view and.

Science and Sensibility. (Book Reviews: Betrayal of Science and Reason. How Anti-Environmental Rhetoric Threatens Our Future.). Book Review Betrayal of Science and Reason: How Anti-Environmental Rhetoric Threatens Our Future. Paul R. and Anne H. Ehrlich. Washington DC: Island Press. P. ISBN (cloth) Robert L. McConnell 1.   A betrayal by someone you trust is one of the most challenging interpersonal situations you can face in life. more likely to seek revenge after betrayal. The reason that the effect was. Read Dr. Gottman's book, The Science of Trust. Learn more about Dr. Gottman's work on The Gottman Institute website. Read this Greater Good essay by Joshua Coleman on how to rebuild trust after a betrayal. What I found was that the number one most important issue that came up to these couples was trust and betrayal.