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- Wiley 2014; US$ 148.50
The coastal zone is one of the most dynamic environments on our planet and is much affected by global change, especially sea-level rise. Coastal environments harbour valuable ecosystems, but they are also hugely important from a societal point of view. This book, which draws on the expertise of 21 leading international coastal scientists, represents... more...
- Wiley 2013; US$ 129.95
European Climate Vulnerabilities and Adaptation: A Spatial Planning Perspective analyses the impacts climate change might have on regions and their local economies. Regions clearly differ in view of the complex patterns of climate change impact, but also regarding the given vulnerability and coping capacity. Impacts of climate change can have a... more...
- World Scientific Publishing Company 2010; US$ 281.00
The Erice International Seminars are multidisciplinary seminars attended by over 100 eminent participants from all fields of Science. Each year, a few scientific issues are selected and experts are invited to present contrasting views during the plenary multidisciplinary sessions of the Seminar, followed by general debates. These sessions offer a unique... more...
- Rajat Publications 2008; US$ 50.00
This last book in the series on climate change moves away slightly from the completely scientific tone adopted in the first three books, by presenting for the cases of destruction, fragmentation and degradation of the environment entailed by climate change. The idea behind this is to give a much more realistic approaches to the situation and wake up... more...
- Diplomica Verlag 2010; US$ 6.77
Aktuelle politische Antwortstrategien auf Klimawandel berücksichtigen einerseits Klimaschutzmaßnahmen (Engl. mitigation), andererseits auch die Anpassung (Engl. adaptation) an den schon verursachten Wandel des Klimas und dessen Folgen. Gegenstand dieser Untersuchung sind die nationalen Anpassungsstrategien an Klimawandel von Bangladesh und Malawi.... more...
- Diplomica Verlag 2011; US$ 39.49
Hauptbeschreibung Die Temperaturen auf der Erde steigen. Weltweit sind die Folgen des Klimawandels in Gestalt von längeren Dürreperioden auf der einen Seite und höheren Überflutungsgefährdungen auf der anderen Seite zu spüren. Es ist mittlerweile wissenschaftlich erwiesen, dass diese Klimaveränderungen auf menschliches Handeln zurückzuführen sind.... more...
- Marion Boyars 2009; US$ 13.99
When Tamsin Omond left university, she had no idea that within a year she would be up on the roofs of Parliament, breaking the law for her beliefs about climate change. The book is a candid account of her journey from student to rebel with a cause. She takes her first steps in eco-utopia, joins Climate Camp and forms the activist group Climate Rush. more...
- Bentham Science Publishers 2012; US$ 99.00
Sustainability: Multi-Disciplinary Perspectives discusses multidisciplinary aspects of the salient concepts, principles, and methods relevant to sustainability in a coherent and comprehensive manner. Topics covered range from green engineering and sustainability metrics to infrastructure and environmental policy. more...
- Springer 2010; US$ 29.95
As greenhouse gas emissions and temperatures at the poles continue to rise, so do damages from extreme weather events affecting countless lives. Meanwhile, ambitious international efforts to cut emissions (Kyoto, Copenhagen) have proved to be politically ineffective or infeasible. There is hope, however, in adaptive governance?an approach that has... more...