Encyclopedia of global warming and climate change

Filename: encyclopedia-of-global-warming-and-climate-change.pdf
ISBN: 9781412958783
Release Date: 2008
Number of pages: 502
Author: S. George Philander
Publisher: SAGE

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Encyclopedia of Global Warming and Climate Change Second Edition

Filename: encyclopedia-of-global-warming-and-climate-change-second-edition.pdf
ISBN: 9781412992619
Release Date: 2012-06-29
Number of pages: 1641
Author: S. George Philander
Publisher: SAGE

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Encyclopedia of Global Change

Filename: encyclopedia-of-global-change.pdf
ISBN: 9780195108255
Release Date: 2001
Number of pages: 1440
Author:
Publisher:

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Encyclopedia of global warming

Filename: encyclopedia-of-global-warming.pdf
ISBN: PSU:000067590865
Release Date: 2009-12-15
Number of pages: 1211
Author: Steven I. Dutch
Publisher: Salem Pr Inc

Download and read online Encyclopedia of global warming in PDF and EPUB The subject of climate change has become an important issue over the past few years. Encyclopedia of Global Warming is designed to help the student or patron understand the environmental science, social issues and controversies surrounding this important issue. Essays explore a wide variety of topics, including fossil fuels, glaciology, conservation, human rights, pollution, society, science and water resources.


The Encyclopedia of Weather and Climate Change

Filename: the-encyclopedia-of-weather-and-climate-change.pdf
ISBN: 0520261011
Release Date: 2010
Number of pages: 512
Author: Juliane Loraine Fry
Publisher:

Download and read online The Encyclopedia of Weather and Climate Change in PDF and EPUB Offers a guide on weather around the world, describing how it forms, specific phenomena, how humans face extreme climates, and the possible long-term consequences and solutions to climate change on Earth.


Climate Change

Filename: climate-change.pdf
ISBN: 9781598847611
Release Date: 2013
Number of pages: 1774
Author: Jennie C. Stephens
Publisher: ABC-CLIO

Download and read online Climate Change in PDF and EPUB This book provides a holistic consideration of climate change that goes beyond pure science, fleshing out the discussion by considering cultural, historical, and policy-driven aspects of this important issue. * Contributions from more than 100 experts * Excerpts from reports from international organizations such as the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) * Transcripts of speeches from world leaders on the climate change issue * Sidebars on the "climate-history connection" explore the possible links between climate and key events through history, such as the Classical Maya collapse * Essential, annotated primary sources * Quotes from policy makers, scientists, eyewitnesses to climate change, and social and cultural leaders


The Encyclopedia of Global Warming Science and Technology

Filename: the-encyclopedia-of-global-warming-science-and-technology.pdf
ISBN: 0313377022
Release Date: 2009-05-20
Number of pages: 738
Author: Bruce E. Johansen
Publisher: ABC-CLIO

Download and read online The Encyclopedia of Global Warming Science and Technology in PDF and EPUB Comprehensive in scope and accessible to all reader levels, "The Encyclopedia of Global Warming Science and Technology" covers a vast range of topics, concepts, issues, processes, and scientists sifted and melded from the many scientific and technological fields. These include atmospheric chemistry, paleoclimatology, biogeography, oceanography, geophysics, glaciology, soil science, and more. Bruce E. Johansen digests the explosion of scientific work on global warming that has been published since 1980 and presents it in a set that is sure to be the indispensable standard reference work on the topic. The information here is of importance to just about everyone on the planet--for the findings of global warming science and technology should dictate the choices we make today to secure our common future. This encyclopedia will prove useful for many different types of professionals, inasmuch as global warming science informs public policy debates, applied science, and technology in such fields as energy generation, architecture, engineering, and agriculture.


Encyclopedia of global warming

Filename: encyclopedia-of-global-warming.pdf
ISBN: PSU:000067590865
Release Date: 2009-12-15
Number of pages: 1211
Author: Steven I. Dutch
Publisher: Salem Pr Inc

Download and read online Encyclopedia of global warming in PDF and EPUB The subject of climate change has become an important issue over the past few years. Encyclopedia of Global Warming is designed to help the student or patron understand the environmental science, social issues and controversies surrounding this important issue. Essays explore a wide variety of topics, including fossil fuels, glaciology, conservation, human rights, pollution, society, science and water resources.


Encyclopedia of Climate Change

Filename: encyclopedia-of-climate-change.pdf
ISBN: 1682171418
Release Date: 2016-11-01
Number of pages: 1500
Author: Salem Press
Publisher:

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Encyclopedia of Quaternary Science

Filename: encyclopedia-of-quaternary-science.pdf
ISBN: 9780444536426
Release Date: 2013-03-25
Number of pages: 3888
Author: Scott Elias
Publisher: Newnes

Download and read online Encyclopedia of Quaternary Science in PDF and EPUB The second revised edition of the Encyclopedia of Quaternary Science, provides both students and professionals with an up-to-date reference work on this important and highly varied area of research. There are lots of new articles, and many of the articles that appeared in the first edition have been updated to reflect advances in knowledge since 2006, when the original articles were written. The second edition will contain about 375 articles, written by leading experts around the world. This major reference work is richly illustrated with more than 3,000 illustrations, most of them in colour. Research in the Quaternary sciences has advanced greatly in the last 10 years, especially since topics like global climate change, geologic hazards and soil erosion were put high on the political agenda. This second edition builds upon its award-winning predecessor to provide the reader assured quality along with essential updated coverage Contains 357 broad-ranging articles (4310 pages) written at a level that allows undergraduate students to understand the material, while providing active researchers with a ready reference resource for information in the field. Facilitates teaching and learning The first edition was regarded by many as the most significant single overview of Quaternary science ever, yet Editor-in-Chief, Scott Elias, has managed to surpass that in this second edition by securing even more expert reviews whilst retaining his renowned editorial consistency that enables readers to navigates seamlessly from one unfamiliar topic to the next


Encyclopedia of Paleoclimatology and Ancient Environments

Filename: encyclopedia-of-paleoclimatology-and-ancient-environments.pdf
ISBN: 9781402045516
Release Date: 2008-10-31
Number of pages: 1049
Author: Vivien Gornitz
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

Download and read online Encyclopedia of Paleoclimatology and Ancient Environments in PDF and EPUB One of Springer’s Major Reference Works, this book gives the reader a truly global perspective. It is the first major reference work in its field. Paleoclimate topics covered in the encyclopedia give the reader the capability to place the observations of recent global warming in the context of longer-term natural climate fluctuations. Significant elements of the encyclopedia include recent developments in paleoclimate modeling, paleo-ocean circulation, as well as the influence of geological processes and biological feedbacks on global climate change. The encyclopedia gives the reader an entry point into the literature on these and many other groundbreaking topics.



Encyclopedia of Environment and Society

Filename: encyclopedia-of-environment-and-society.pdf
ISBN: 9781452265582
Release Date: 2007-08-27
Number of pages: 2736
Author: Paul Robbins
Publisher: SAGE Publications

Download and read online Encyclopedia of Environment and Society in PDF and EPUB The Encyclopedia of Environment and Society brings together multiplying issues, concepts, theories, examples, problems, and policies, with the goal of clearly explicating an emerging way of thinking about people and nature. With more than 1,200 entries written by experts from incredibly diverse fields, this innovative resource is a first step toward diving into the deep pool of emerging knowledge. The five volumes of this Encyclopedia represent more than a catalogue of terms. Rather, they capture the spirit of the moment, a fascinating time when global warming and genetic engineering represent only two of the most obvious examples of socio-environmental issues.


Encyclopedia of World Climatology

Filename: encyclopedia-of-world-climatology.pdf
ISBN: 9781402032646
Release Date: 2008-04-23
Number of pages: 854
Author: John E. Oliver
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

Download and read online Encyclopedia of World Climatology in PDF and EPUB Today, given the well-publicized impacts of events such as El Niño, there is an unequaled public awareness of how climate affects the quality of life and environment. Such awareness has created an increasing demand for accurate climatological information. This information is now available in one convenient, accessible source, the Encyclopedia of World Climatology. This comprehensive volume covers all the main subfields of climatology, supplies information on climates in major continental areas, and explains the intricacies of climatic processes. The level of presentation will meet the needs of specialists, university students, and educated laypersons. A successor to the 1986 Encyclopedia of Climatology, this compendium provides a clear explanation of current knowledge and research directions in modern climatology. This new encyclopedia emphasizes climatological developments that have evolved over the past twenty years. It offers more than 200 informative articles prepared by 150 experts on numerous subjects, ranging from standard areas of study to the latest research studies. The relationship between climatology and both physical and social science is fully explored, as is the significance of climate for our future well-being. The information is organized for speedy access. Entries are conveniently arranged in alphabetical order, thoroughly indexed, and cross-referenced. Every entry contains useful citations to additional source materials. The Editor John E. Oliver is Professor Emeritus at Indiana State University. He holds a B.Sc. from London University, and a MA and Ph.D from Columbia University. He taught at Columbia University and then at Indiana State where he was formerly Chair of the Geography-Geology Department, and Assoc iate Dean, College of Arts and Sciences. He has written many books and journal articles in Climatology, Applied Climatology and Physical Geography.


The Encyclopedia of Global Warming Science and Technology I Z

Filename: the-encyclopedia-of-global-warming-science-and-technology-i-z.pdf
ISBN: 0313377065
Release Date: 2009
Number of pages: 738
Author: Bruce Elliott Johansen
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

Download and read online The Encyclopedia of Global Warming Science and Technology I Z in PDF and EPUB In this two-volume encyclopedia for students of all levels and for general readers, Bruce Johansen marshals the explosion of scientific work on global warming into 300 articles presented in clear and palatable language.