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The Global Step Change - Lifeworth Annual Review of Corporate Responsibility in 2007 By Jem Bendell
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This seventh annual review from responsible enterprise consultancy Lifeworth describes the emerging trend for companies to identify targets for social and environmental performance, in response to a... More > recognition that the current pace of change is not sufficient to meet international targets on climate change and global poverty. It is co-written and edited by Dr. Jem Bendell, an Associate Professor with Griffith Business School and Visiting Fellow of the United Nations Research Institute for Social Development.< Less
Lawyers, Law, and Social Change (Updated and Expanded Second Edition) By Steve Bachmann
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In 1984, activist lawyer Steve Bachmann wrote an article titled “Lawyers, Law and Social Change” for the NYU Review of Law and Social Change. Widely read for years by progressives, cited... More > in journals, and assigned in law school classes, in 2001 it became the title essay of a book-length collection from Unlimited Publishing LLC. In 2010, the NYU Review of Law and Social Change asked Bachmann to update his readers in a keynote address at the observance of its 40th anniversary. The NYURLSC also published a new article by Bachmann discussing the progress—or regression—which had occurred since 1984. Both the speech and article have been added to this new edition. You don’t need to be a lawyer to benefit from reading this book. The American social contract of the 20th century is spiraling the proverbial drain in today’s increasingly polarized political climate. The stakes are huge for working people. If you are among the 99% who work for a living wage and want the same for your children, this book is for you.< Less
The Four Elements - The Values Led Coaching Model for a Changing World By Sandra Norval
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The Four Elements is the values led Coaching Model designed for transitional times. Inspired by nature we work with the Earth, your Values, combine them with the Air, your Strengths to unlock the... More > Fire in your Belly, your Courage and allow your Actions to flow like Water. We face unprecedented times of transition, with global impacts from climate change, digital disruption and other major influences. It's unnerving for anyone developing their career during such daunting times of uncertainty but exciting too. We need to develop strong leaders to rise to the challenges we face and there are thousands of individuals out there talking about new ways to do business. People have the ideas we need to lead the transition but just need support to ignite that spark and fan the flames, reach their true potential and build the sustainable and equitable world we desire. You are the coach that will help them to realise that they can change the world, are equipped to drive change and have the answers already.< Less
Benjjii Begins An Adventure - A Change is Coming Workbook By P.M. Thomas
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The current, constant arguing about climate change, the causes and solutions, has left a huge gap in the center for an Adapt ABILITIES education approaches. We feel that Mother Nature is speaking in... More > clear terms AND wildlife are already migrating and ADAPTING to the coming changes. Perhaps there are lessons on harmony, cooperation, and getting along with differences we can teach to three generations with our series of stories. We greatly appreciate your sharing this with your online Community by spreading the word of important organisations doing good in the world and supporting their efforts. Each of the printed books is an Anthology of 5 non-profits for charities covering a particular category. A third of the royalties will be split among the five charities at the end of each quarter. See this link to discover this reading list (http://bit.ly/7thGenLulu2016)< Less
Tectonic Plates - How the World Changed - an Elementary Introduction to World - Wide Tectonic Plate Migrations Over 750 Million Years By Peter Roberts BSc MSc PhD
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This is a fascinating and intriguing book that tells the geological story of the world over the last 750 million years. The object of this book is to simplify a complex and very specialised subject... More > so that it can be presented clearly and briefly. The author presents fourteen briefly-explained plate migration maps of the entire globe, showing the approximated movements and positions of the world's major tectonic plates over the last 750 million years. This gives “the big picture”, explaining how and why our climate has changed so radically with time. This book has been written and the maps drawn for beginners, night classes, schools, universities, amateur geologists, climatologists and even for professional geologists. It is for anyone who wants to understand the causes of the huge changes in the world's geology, oceans, and climate, which have taken place long before humankind evolved, and which have, in turn, created and moulded our planet's diverse geographical landscapes.< Less
Water Resource Policies And Authorities Incorporating Sea-level Change Considerations In Civil Works Programs By Department of the Army & U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
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This circular provides United States Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) guidance for incorporating the direct and indirect physical effects of projected future sea-level change in managing, planning,... More > engineering, designing, constructing, operating, and maintaining USACE projects and systems of projects. Recent climate research by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) predicts continued or accelerated global warming for the 21st Century and possibly beyond, which will cause a continued or accelerated rise in global mean sea-level. Impacts to coastal and estuarine zones caused by sea-level change must be considered in all phases of Civil Works programs.< Less
Civilization Ad Infinitem: Changing the Planetary Albedo Through the Global Expansion of Urban Heat Islands By W. D. Raymondson
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The Earth and its Populations forms a closed container of expansion resources and opportunities…yet Mankind insists on aggressively indulging in unlimited expansionism. Greenhouse emissions... More > is only one part of the global warming equation while ‘Urban Heat Islands’ is the other. As global populations explode uncontrollably, giant urban centers must be built to sustain them. However, each one of those Mega-cities acts as a giant Urban Heat Island that jeopardizes climate stability Read Civilizations ad Infinitem and find out more about the risks of filling up a verdant planet with Mega-cities made of concrete, glass and asphalt.< Less
Mammalian Faunal Change Across the Paleocene-Eocene Boundary in the Piceance Creek Basin, Western Colorado By Benjamin Burger
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The following book is my complete unpublished dissertation on the early Cenozoic fossil mammals of western Colorado. My research discusses the influence of a changing climate on the local mammalian... More > community in the Piceance Creek Basin of Colorado across the Paleocene and Eocene Epochs. I present evidence for a significant alteration of the mammalian fauna at the Paleocene-Eocene Thermal Maximum (PETM). The book is divided into four sections; an introduction of the Piceance Creek Basin and the regional geology of Western Colorado; stratigraphic framework and carbon isotopic results; systematic paleontology of the 149 species of mammals documented, and a faunal analysis of the mammalian community through the entire stratigraphic sequence. The book includes over 500 high quality figures of fossilized dentitions that will be useful to researchers in the identification of fossil mammal species.< Less
Benjjii Begins An Adventure - A Change is Coming 7 Language Asia Edition By P.M. Thomas
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We feel that Mother Nature is speaking in clear terms AND wildlife are already migrating and ADAPTING to the coming changes. Perhaps there are lessons on harmony, cooperation, and getting along with... More > differences we can teach to three generations with our series of stories. This story is about Adapting to Climate Change effects with cooperation and harmony being important values to finding a new way of living. Written in Globish www.globish.com Benjjii Begins His Adventure Story as Told by Author PM Thomas From the “A Change is Coming” Series http://bit.ly/BenjjiiNarrative2015 mp3 audio file Mobile Friendly Version Here http://bit.ly/BenjjiiBeginsAnAdventure< Less
Benjjii Begins An Adventure - A Change is Coming 7 Languages ME Edition By P.M. Thomas
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We feel that Mother Nature is speaking in clear terms AND wildlife are already migrating and ADAPTING to the coming changes. Perhaps there are lessons on harmony, cooperation, and getting along with... More > differences we can teach to three generations with our series of stories. This story is about Adapting to Climate Change effects with cooperation and harmony being important values to finding a new way of living. Written in Globish www.globish.com Benjjii Begins An Adventure Story as Told by Author PM Thomas From the “A Change is Coming” Series http://bit.ly/BenjjiiNarrative2015 Listen to this story mp3 audio file Smart/Phone/Mobile Friendly Version Here http://bit.ly/BenjjiiBeginsAnAdventure< Less

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Inside Secrets Inside Secrets By Joseph Stumpf
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