Table of contents for The hot topic : what we can do about global warming / Gabrielle Walker and Sir David King.

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Preface ix

part I The Problem

1 Warming World 3

2 Whodunnit? 19

3 Feeling the Heat 32

4 In the Pipeline 47

5 Climate Wild Cards 64

part Ii Technological Solutions

6 What Should We Aim For? 81

7 More from Less 97

8 Planes, Trains, and Automobiles 110

9 Power to Change 126

part Iii Political Solutions

10 It’s the Economy, Stupid 147

11 The Road from Kyoto 166

12 Rapidly Developing Nations
(or, come on in, the agreement’s lovely) 178

13 Industrialized Nations
(or, whose fault is it anyway?) 188

14 How You Can Change the World 214

Acknowledgments 229

Appendix: Climate Myths, Half-Truths,
and Misconceptions 231

Selected Glossary 241

Notes 245

Index 267

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Global warming.