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Climate Affairs: A Primer

By: Michael H Glantz

256 pages, Photos, figs, tabs

Island Press

Paperback | May 2003 | #138516 | ISBN: 1559639199
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Hardback | May 2003 | #138515 | ISBN: 1559639180
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About this book

Presents the base of knowledge needed to address the questions surrounding the unknown impacts of climate change. Outlines a new approach to understanding the interactions between climate, society and the environment. Includes: key concepts and terms; the effects of climate around the world; important but overlooked aspects of climate-society-environmental interactions; examples of societal uses, misuses, and potential uses of climate-related information such as forecasts; a reasearch agenda, challenges, and methodologies for future climate research.


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