A Climate for Change: Global Warming Facts for Faith-Based Decisions

FaithWords, 2011 M03 21 - 224 páginas
Most Christian lifestyle or environmental books focus on how to live in a sustainable and conservational manner. A CLIMATE FOR CHANGE shows why Christians should be living that way, and the consequences of doing so. Drawing on the two authors' experiences, one as an internationally recognized climate scientist and the other as an evangelical leader of a growing church, this book explains the science underlying global warming, the impact that human activities have on it, and how our Christian faith should play a significant role in guiding our opinions and actions on this important issue.

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An informing book. A Christian perspective is not quite my cup of tea but I did rather like its in take whole heartedly. Leer comentario completo

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Crítica de los usuarios  - freemiki - LibraryThing

This is a clearly written and fairly concise book. I read it mainly to get a few clues on how to speak to people that don't believe any scientific evidence surrounding global warming. I don't know ... Leer comentario completo

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Katharine Hayhoe is a research associate professor in the department of geosciences at Texas Tech University and CEO of ATMOS Research, a scientific consulting company providing climate change and impact analyses to city, state, provincial, and federal agencies. Her studies have been presented before the U.S. Congress and highlighted by state and federal agencies in support of actions to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from human activities.

Andrew Farley is pastor of Lubbock Bible Church. He served as a professor of Applied Linguistics at University of Notre Dame for five years and is now a tenured professor at Texas Tech University. In addition to more than a dozen journal articles, Andrew has also authored a book and coauthored two textbooks, two workbooks, and two multimedia publications with McGraw-Hill.

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