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Perspectives on global climate change

Peter M. Morrisette

Perspectives on global climate change

a review of the adaptation and mitigation approaches.

by Peter M. Morrisette

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Published by Resources for the Future in Washington, DC .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesENR 92-09
The Physical Object
Pagination29 p. : includes index.
Number of Pages29
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17590366M

  Its unique and important perspective makes All Hell Breaking Loose a standout among climate change titles.” —Booklist (starred review) “With an impressively global breadth of knowledge, Michael Klare shows us the various ways in which the Pentagon understands all the dimensions of climate change—and is planning to cope with it. The Study. Our data set consists of the population of English-language books assigned an International Standard Book Number (ISBN) that espouse various forms of climate change denial. 1 These books reject evidence that global warming is occurring, that human actions are the predominant cause of global warming, and/or that global warming will have negative impacts on human and natural systems.

A Paleo Perspective on Global Warming. The first decade of the 21st century was the warmest of the entire global instrumental temperature record, starting in the lateth century. These and other abrupt climate changes and some possible causes are described in the Paleo Perspective on Abrupt Climate Change.   Addressing Global Climate Change in an Age of Political Climate Change By Daniels, Brigham Brigham Young University Law Review, Vol. , No. 6, November 1, Read preview Overview International Law and Sustainable Development - Tools for Addressing Climate Change By Halvorssen, Anita M Denver Journal of International Law and Policy, Vol.

Global warming: climate change denial from a denial perspective: Christopher Booker: Requiem for a Species: Why We Resist the Truth about Climate Change: Climate change: climate change denial from the perspective of climate change belief: Clive Hamilton: ISBN Political theorists consider the challenge of global climate change from a range of perspectives, including conceptual analysis, critical theory, critical legal studies, and neo-Marxism. Climate change will shape the political, economic, and cultural landscape as surely as it shapes the natural landscape. It challenges our existing political institutions, ethical theories, and ways of.


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