Off the shelf

Off the shelf

A global perspective on climate change

He examines the most potentially threatening effects of human behaviour. To shed some new light, he offers solution-oriented insights from game theory. GetAbstract recommends this guide to global warming issues.

Humanity’s Footprint: Momentum, Impact, and our Global Environment

Walter K. Dodds

Columbia University Press, 2008, 288 pages

List Price: $29.50

ISBN-13: 9780231139670


Making the connection

Though some people are naturals, for most, becoming a skilled conversationalist takes a lot of practice. GetAbstract believes that almost everyone will find useful information and advice in Boothman’s book.

How to Make People Like You in 90 Seconds—or Less!

Nicholas Boothman

Workman Publishing, 2008,

203 pages

List Price:: $11.95

ISBN-13: 9780761149460