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Other Worlds Are Possible : My Guide To Anti Capitalist Politics
Capitalism as a global economic and social order is failing most citizens across the world. The current neoliberal capitalist model is committed to limitless growth based on ecological destruction, extreme levels of social ...
Governments Must Do More to Involve Local Electricity Distribution Companies in Promoting Conservation
Local Distribution Companies can to play a greater role in the design and delivery of conservation demand management programs (CDMs), but need a framework of more stable and comprehensive policies and institutional ...
It's Time to Overcome Our Addiction to Economic Growth
Economic growth as we have come to know and experience it is not a feasible option for the long term. Neither is it necessary for improved well-being in countries that have already reached high material living standards. ...
Climate Change Education: An Exploration of Curriculum Enactments in Canadian Post-Secondary Educational Institutions
Climate change is indisputably one of the most pressing issues of our time. This dissertation is a study of curricula in Canadian Post-Secondary Institutions (PSIs). I conducted a survey of 225 PSIs for climate change ...
Climate Change and Air Quality
The climate in Ontario has changed between 1979 and 2007. Climate change can have an impact on air quality.
Effects of Climate Change on Soil Embankments
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change has reported that the climate change process will continue over the next century. The changes in climate variables can make the currently stable embankments unstable. It is ...
DOES CONSIDERATION OF THE WIND FIELD IMPROVE PREDICTIONS OF ZOOPLANKTON ABUNDANCE IN HARP LAKE, ONTARIO?
The predictability of zooplankton abundance under wind-driven currents has rarely been explored and further study can help improve the understanding of zooplankton communities in aquatic ecosystems. In this study, we sought ...
Nobel Peace Prize Citation
Strengthening Resilience by thinking of Knowledge as a Nutrient that connects the personal to global thinking
Poster presented at the Adaptation Futures Conference, the Third International Climate Change Adaptation Conference, Fortaleza Ceará, Brazil, May 12-16,2014. http://adaptationfutures2014.ccst.inpe.br In April 2009, we ...