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The Resource What If We Stopped Pretending?

What If We Stopped Pretending?

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What If We Stopped Pretending?
Title
What If We Stopped Pretending?
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Summary
‘Today, the scientific evidence verges on irrefutable. If you’re younger than sixty, you have a good chance of witnessing the radical destabilization of life on earth—massive crop failures, apocalyptic fires, imploding economies, epic flooding, hundreds of millions of refugees fleeing regions made uninhabitable by extreme heat or permanent drought. If you’re under thirty, you’re all but guaranteed to witness it.If you care about the planet, and about the people and animals who live on it, there are two ways to think about this. You can keep on hoping that catastrophe is preventable, and feel ever more frustrated or enraged by the world’s inaction. Or you can accept that disaster is coming, and begin to rethink what it means to have hope.’This is Jonathan Franzen’s controversial New Yorker essay, published as a single volume that discusses a planet on the cusp of and what and how individuals can respond to that
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Franzen, Jonathan
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dictionaries
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  • Education
  • Literary Collections
  • Current Affairs & Politics
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What If We Stopped Pretending?
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BORROWBOX:HCU_1100950
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780008434052
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optical disk
Label
What If We Stopped Pretending?
Control code
BORROWBOX:HCU_1100950
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9780008434052
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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