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Community Stability and the Challenge of Climate Change

Transitioning to ecological sustainability

Consider the following: In all likelihood there will be well over 400 million people living in the United States in 2050, and possibly as many as one billion people by the year 2100. Where will those people live? And how can we, at that size, live in a sustainable manner, given the fact that the United States already has a grotesquely disproportionate carbon footprint and has not made any serious progress over the past two decades towards reducing it?”

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Publication date: 2010-03-31
Publisher: The Democracy Collaborative at the University of Maryland
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