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- Springer Netherlands 2010; US$ 137.99
Spatial design and planning can be crucial tools in our adapting to climate change. This book explores the use of those tools in the areas of water management, ecology, coastal defense, the urban environment and energy. more...
- Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2013; US$ 6.23
Eine effektive Klimapolitik muss nicht nur unerwünschten Klimawandel vermeiden, sondern auch Anpassungsstrategien umfassen. Diese sollen die negativen Auswirkungen von Klimaveränderungen für Wirtschaft und Gesellschaft mindern. Die Entwicklung neuer Technologien, die weltweit einen Beitrag zur Anpassung an den Klimawandel leisten können, bietet auch... more...
- Amsterdam University Press 2008; US$ 46.50
Intergenerational justice requires that climate risks to future generations be handled with the same reasonable care deemed acceptable by society in the case of risks to contemporaries. Such general standards of conduct are laid down in tort law, for example. Consequently, the validity of arguments for or against more stringent climate policy can be... more...
- Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2008; US$ 116.76
Despite the inadequacies of the temperature measurement network, there is little doubt that much of the Earth has been undergoing a moderate warming since about the start of the 20th century, although this warming has been more pronounced in some areas, and it wavered in mid-century. A critical question facing mankind is: Has this global warming been... more...
- Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2012; US$ 159.22
Using state-of-the-art earth system models, this atlas focuses on both historic climate system change from the year 1850 and the projection of future climate system change to the year 2100 using the RCP2.6, RCP4.5 and RCP8.5 scenarios based on climate models. more...
- Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2013; US$ 95.53
This book offers a legal and engineering perspective on atolls, challenging misconceptions about their vulnerability to sea-level rise. The authors assert that bilateral negotiations or the possibility of acquiring small new territories should be explored. more...
- Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2004; US$ 126.00
Humans? effect on the earth's climate will have potentially far-reaching impacts on society and nature. We know that there are trade-offs among policies that limit global warming, but the benefits have so far received far less attention from policy makers than have the costs. more...
- Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2005; US$ 148.61
With a section (VIII.C) about "Legal feasibility of the GCCS" by Prof.Dr.jur. Jürgen Knebel, professor at ESCP-EAP, European School of Management, Paris, Oxford, Berlin, Madrid more...