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Climate Change Adaptation in Pacific Countries
Climate Change Adaptation in Pacific Countries
Walter Leal Fi...
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:This book showcases vital lessons learned from research, field projects and best practice examples with regard to climate change adaptation in countries throughout the Pacific region, a part of the planet that is particularly vulnerable to and affect...
Climate Change Adaptation Strategies – An Upstream-downstream Perspective
Climate Change Adaptation Strategies – An Upstream...
Nadine Salzmann...
editor: Springer
ano: 2016
descrição:Climate change and the related adverse impacts are among the greatest challenges facing humankind during the coming decades. Even with a significant reduction of anthropogenic greenhouse gas emissions, it will be inevitable for societies to adapt to ...
Climate Change and Economic Development
Climate Change and Economic Development
J. Sanderson; S...
editor: Springer
ano: 2007
descrição:Focusing on S.E. Asia, the economics of climate change and the relationship between climate change and economic development, this book examines the region's vulnerability to the impact of climate change, forecasts environmental and economic outcomes ...
Climate Change and Order
Climate Change and Order
Beth Edmondson;...
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:Beth Edmondson and Stuart Levy examine why it is so difficult for the international community to respond to global climate change. In doing so, they analyse and explain some of the strategies that might ultimately provide the foundations for appropri...
Climate Change and Rocky Mountain Ecosystems
Climate Change and Rocky Mountain Ecosystems
Jessica Halofsky...
editor: Springer
ano: 2018
descrição:This book is the result of a team of approximately 100 scientists and resource managers who worked together for two years to understand the effects of climatic variability and change on water resources, fisheries, forest vegetation, non-forest vegeta...
Climate Change in Cities
Climate Change in Cities
Sara Hughes; Eric...
editor: Springer
ano: 2018
descrição:This book presents pioneering work on a range of innovative practices, experiments, and ideas that are becoming an integral part of urban climate change governance in the 21st century. Theoretically, the book builds on nearly two decades of scholarsh...
Climate Change in the Himalayas
Climate Change in the Himalayas
G. B. Pant; P. Pradeep...
editor: Springer
ano: 2018
descrição:This book analyzes the issues associated with climate change in the Himalayas. The purpose of choosing the Himalayas as a focus is because it is a particularly fragile mountain system, highly sensitive to climate change impacts, and it contains one o...
Climate Change Research at Universities
Climate Change Research at Universities
Walter Leal Fi...
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição: This unique book provides a multidisciplinary review of current, climate-change research projects at universities around the globe, offering perspectives from all of the natural and social sciences.Numerous universities worldwide pursue state-of-the...
Climate Change, Energy Use, and Sustainability
Climate Change, Energy Use, and Sustainability
YOSHITSUGU HAYASHI...
editor: Springer
ano: 2016
descrição:This book is an outcome of the symposium “Towards Earth Friendly Use of Resources and Energy,” organized by the Nagoya University Center of Excellence Program “From Earth System Science to Basic and Clinical Environmental Studies” and presents pap...
Climate Innovation
Climate Innovation
N. Harrison; J....
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:A comprehensive examination of the inability of liberal capitalism to generate the technological innovations necessary to prevent dangerous climate change. The case is made for the need for institutional evolution to drive the climate innovation, and...
Climate Justice
Climate Justice
T. Thorp
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:In this ground-breaking work, Teresa Thorp tackles the causes and effects of climate injustice by methodically mapping out an approach by which to reach a negotiatedconsensus with legal force to protect present and future generations. Using the law a...
Climate Sensitive Adaptation in Health
Climate Sensitive Adaptation in Health
Purnamita Dasg...
editor: Springer
ano: 2016
descrição:This book focuses on the risks that climate change poses for the health sector. It discusses the current vulnerabilities to climate-sensitive diseases, the resultant mortality and morbidity in human populations, the projected risks in connection with...