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Grand Challenges of Planetary Governance

Global Order in Turbulent Times

Oran R. Young

In this timely book, leading scholar Oran Young reflects on the future of the global order. Developing new lenses through which to consider needs for governance arising on a global scale, Young investigates the grand challenges of the 21st century requiring the most urgent and sustained planetary responses: protecting the Earth’s climate system; controlling the eruption of pandemics; suppressing disruptive uses of cyberspace; and guiding the biotechnology revolution.
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Oran R. Young

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Oran R. Young

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Claude Henry

Reducing greenhouse gases emissions is vital, reducing the stocks already in the atmosphere is a promising complement.

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Claude Henry

From low-key producer and trader of fossil fuels to world leader in offshore wind Farms, a march to sustainable energy.

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Claude Henry

Water apt at meeting human needs is getting scarce, and irrigation is by far the main consumer; hence the vital role of an approach allowing for spectacular water economies.

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Claude Henry

With sea levels rising, coastal protection is more necessary than ever; properly articulating natural and artificial components is an efficient approach.

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Geoffrey Heal

How to rein in meat consumption? Providing attractive vegetal substitutes is a key element of the answer.

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Pippo Ranci

The urgent need to drastically reduce traffic congestion and related pollution in the large cities of South East Asia is being met by multiple efforts for the diffusion of a variey of electric vehicles and new ways of organizing services.

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Dominique Bureau

Taming a major source of greenhouse gases by pumping dormant heat.