Ting and the Possible Futures

Description:

This is a children's book where the characters build a time machine that lets them visit alternate futures based on the decisions they make in the present. The story provides a glimpse of a post-apocalyptic dystopia as a result of severe global climate change, as well as a future utopian ideal that comes as a result of implementing massive changes to land use and food and energy production.

Creator(s):
Creation Date: June 2008
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries
Collection(s):
Environmental Policy Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 27
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Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: Nairobi, Kenya
Date(s):
  • Creation: June 2008
  • Harvested: June 22, 2010
Description:

This is a children's book where the characters build a time machine that lets them visit alternate futures based on the decisions they make in the present. The story provides a glimpse of a post-apocalyptic dystopia as a result of severe global climate change, as well as a future utopian ideal that comes as a result of implementing massive changes to land use and food and energy production.

Physical Description:

[30] p. : col. ill.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): climate change | decision support | carbon emissions | greenhouse gases | global warming | climate refugees | green economies | renewable energies | urban gardening
Contributor(s):
Series Title: Tunza Environmental Series for Children
Partner:
UNT Libraries
Collection:
Environmental Policy Collection
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Resource Type: Book
Format: Text