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- World Scientific Publishing Company 2011; US$ 46.00
The Institute for Mathematical Sciences at the National University of Singapore hosted a Spring School on Fluid Dynamics and Geophysics of Environmental Hazards from 19 April to 2 May 2009. This volume contains the content of the nine short lecture courses given at this School, with a focus mainly on tropical cyclones, tsunamis, monsoon flooding and... more...
- World Bank Publications 2011; US$ 9.99
The Little Data Book on Climate Change is based on World Development Indicators 2011, the World Banks premier data publication. It provides a broad overview of climate change data and includes a diverse set of indicators selected from both the global economic and scientific communities. These indicators reflect recognition of the intrinsic relationship... more...
- OUP Oxford 2012; US$ 62.99
Draws together the current knowledge on life in snow and ice environments. It describes these often complex and highly productive ecosystems, their physical and chemical conditions, and the nature and activity of the organisms that have colonised them. more...
- Edward Elgar Publishing 2012; US$ 40.00
Controlling deforestation, which is responsible for about one-fifth of the world's greenhouse gas emissions, has become a major tool in the battle against global warming. An important new international initiative - Reduced Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD) - provides economic incentives to forest users to encourage preservation... more...
- Columbia University Press 2009; US$ 59.99
Climate Change is geared toward a variety of students and general readers who seek the real science behind global warming. Exquisitely illustrated, the text introduces the basic science underlying both the natural progress of climate change and the effect of human activity on the deteriorating health of our planet. Noted expert and author Edmond... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 60.95
This is a companion book to Earthscan?s 2010 book Climate Change Adaptation and International Development . This book consists of summarised case studies looking at climate change mitigation specifically in Asia, the region producing the most greenhouse gas emissions. It examines international development from the perspective of climate change mitigation... more...
- VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2012; US$ 39.99
Die nationale Umsetzung des EU-Emissionshandels zeigt eine hohe Varianz im Hinblick auf das umweltpolitische Ambitionsniveau. Während Deutschland den Markt mit Emissionslizenzen überschwemmte und Kohleunternehmen großzügige Privilegien einräumte, legte Großbritannien seiner Wirtschaft spürbare Reduktionslasten auf. Wolfgang Gründinger zeigt, dass... more...
- World Scientific Publishing Company 2012; US$ 24.00
At the recent UN Climate Change Conferences in Copenhagen, Cancun and Durban, the developed nations promised hundreds of billions of dollars in financial aid to help developing countries overcome global climate change dangers. The developed nations will need to spend many more billions to limit their own greenhouse gas pollution, the main cause of... more...
- Springer New York 2012; US$ 139.00
How could geoengineering technology help to limit the impact of global warming? This collection of papers from Springer?s Encyclopedia of Sustainability Science and Technology examines techniques varying from carbon sequestration to solar radiation management. more...
- Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2012; Not Available
In a fully updated second edition, this book offers both history and analysis of extreme climate change on Earth. The book provides an complete and independent summary of the latest data on ice ages and interglacial periods, independent of theory or analysis. more...