Common Sense Government

The federal government is ailing and needs a cure. The cure lies in embracing a principle long known to the American people but little recognized by Washington - until now: common sense. In this pathbreaking report, Vice President Al Gore, presiding over the National Performance Review, at the request of President Clinton, charts a fundamental shift in how government conducts itself. This report understands that a government that recognizes who...

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Die Zukunft

Al Gore, der ehemalige Vizepräsident der USA, Friedensnobelpreisträger und Bestsellerautor, wagt in seinem neuen Buch einen Blick in die Zukunft. Er identifiziert diejenigen Kräfte, die unser Leben in den kommenden Jahrzehnten am stärksten verändern werden, und zeichnet so ein beeindruckend detailliertes Bild der Welt von morgen. Denn, so Gore, nur wem es gelingt, die Chancen und Risiken der Zukunft zu erkennen, kann sie...

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The Spirit of Family

An inspiring array of world-class photographs revealing the changing face of the American familyThe American family has undergone dramatic changes in the last two generations, as interfaith and interracial marriage, new gender and age configurations, and different roles have created increasingly complex emotional and spiritual bonds. In The Spirit of Family, Al and Tipper Gore chart this evolution in an entirely...

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Serving the American Public

In 1993, Pres. Clinton directed federal agencies to determine from their customers the kind & quality of the services they want. The agencies had to understand planning processes & performance, identify organizations that excel at incorporating customers expectations into their planning process, & partner with these leaders to understand why they are best. This report documents the teams findings & covers: advance planning &...

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Eine Unbequeme Wahrheit

A passionate defender of the environment for more than twenty years, Vice President Al Gore is now convinced that the engines of human civilization have brought us to the brink of catastrophe. In this brave and provocative book, Gore argues that only a radical rethinking of our relationship with nature can save the earth's ecology for future generations. Earth in the Balance is an urgent "call to action to save our seriously threatened climate,...

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A Global Forum on Fighting Corruption

Albert Arnold "Al" Gore, Jr. was the forty-fifth Vice President of the United States, serving from 1993 to 2001 under President Bill Clinton. Gore also served in the U. S. House of Representatives (1977–85) and the U. S. Senate (1985–93), representing Tennessee. Gore was the Democratic nominee for president in the 2000 election, ultimately losing to the Republican candidate George W. Bush in spite of winning the popular vote. A legal controversy...

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Businesslike Government

Illustrated with cartoon strips from the popular Dilbert series, this book by V.P. Al Gore examines lessons learned from examining successful Amer. businesses in the effort to reinvent the U.S. govt. Drawing from input at the Summit Conf. on Reinventing Govt. & dozens of meetings with top execs.& mgmt. experts, this handbook details key principles & achievements that can be applied to practices of the Fed. govt. Includes: providing...

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