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Historical Perspectives On Climate Change

Pub Date : 2005-05-19 | Author : James Rodger Fleming | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 0195189736
ISBN 13 : 9780195189735

This intriguing volume provides a thorough examination of the historical roots of global climate change as a field of inquiry, from the Enlightenment to the late twentieth century...

The Economics Of Climate Change

Pub Date : 2011-06-01 | Author : Gary D. Libecap | Publisher : University of Chicago Press

ISBN 10 : 9780226479880
ISBN 13 : 0226479889

While debates over the consequences of climate change are often pessimistic, historical data from the past two centuries indicate many viable opportunities for responding to potent..

Views From The Alps

Pub Date : 1998 | Author : Peter Cebon | Publisher : MIT Press

ISBN 10 : 026203252X
ISBN 13 : 9780262032520

Focusing on the Alpine region to look at climate change's regional manifestations.Although climate change is a global problem, there is a growing recognition of the need to look at..

Knowing Global Environments

Pub Date : 2011 | Author : Jeremy Vetter | Publisher : Rutgers University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780813548753
ISBN 13 : 0813548756

Collectively their essays explore the history of the field sciences, through the lens of place, practice, and the production of scientific knowledge, with a wide-ranging perspectiv..

The Weather Makers

Pub Date : 2007-12-01 | Author : Tim Flannery | Publisher : Open Road + Grove/Atlantic

ISBN 10 : 9781555846336
ISBN 13 : 1555846335

The #1 international bestseller on climate change that’s been endorsed by policy makers, scientists, writers and energy executives around the world. Tim Flannery’s The Weather ..

History And Climate Change

Pub Date : 2005-06-29 | Author : Neville Brown | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781134977581
ISBN 13 : 1134977581

History and Climate Change is a balanced and comprehensive overview of the links between climate and man's advance from early to modern times. It draws upon demographic, economic, ..

Climate Change Policy

Pub Date : 2002-08-01 | Author : Stephen H. Schneider | Publisher : Island Press

ISBN 10 : 1597268429
ISBN 13 : 9781597268424

Questions surrounding the issue of climate change are evolving from "Is it happening?" to "What can be done about it?" The primary obstacles to addressing it at this point are not ..