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- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 155.00
Climate change is one of the most pressing problems facing the global community. Although most states agree that climate change is occurring and is at least partly the result of humans? reliance on fossil fuels, managing a changing global climate is a formidable challenge. Underlying this challenge is the fact that states are sovereign, governed by... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 59.95
Due to the lack of success in climate change mitigation efforts, the importance of adaptation is becoming more and more apparent and is now one of the main imperatives of international research and action. However, research on adaptation is mostly not directly applicable to adaptation policy or practice, leaving a gap between scientific results and... more...
- Mohr Siebeck 2014; US$ 149.16
Klimaschutz stellt eine der bedeutendsten globalen Herausforderungen dar. Gleichwohl konnte hier bisher keine umfassende globale Einigung erreicht werden. Vielmehr bildet sich derzeit auf supranationaler, nationaler und subnationaler Ebene eine Vielzahl von Instrumenten heraus, die durch finanzielle Signale Anreize zur Verminderung von Treibhausgasemissionen... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 44.95
Although Community-Based Adaptation is a relatively new field, there are a growing number of case studies that show how the skills, knowledge and experience of local people can be supported to facilitate adaptation in the face of the risks posed by climate change. Combining research and experience from the fields of climate change and development,... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 225.00
This handbook provides a comprehensive overview of the growing transnational climate movement. A dual focus on climate politics and civil society provides a hitherto unavailable broad and systematic analysis of the current global movement, highlighting how its dynamic and diverse character can play an important role in environmental politics and climate... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 225.00
The book deals with the varied economic challenges that arise from the implication of adaptation policies, making a timely and important contribution to the study of climate change economics. Bringing together the world?s leading international experts in the area and including the most up to date research that has emerged over the last couple of years,... more...
- Lexington Books 2013; US$ 84.99
This book provides an essential interdisciplinary text on climate change and sea level rise in Bangladesh for undergraduate and graduate students of geography, environmental studies, sociology, anthropology, political science and others. Furthermore, it is an invaluable resource for managers and planners of the government of Bangladesh and several... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 135.00
In the late 2000s climate action became a defining feature of the international political agenda. This book offers an insight into this important period in climate movement politics, drawing on the perspectives of activists who were directly engaged in the mobilisation process. Through the interpretation of these perspectives the book illustrates... more...
- Edward Elgar Publishing 2013; US$ 40.00
This insightful book deals with the complexity of linking biodiversity with climate change. It combines perspectives from international, national and local case studies, and also addresses the central question using a thematic approach. The book focuses on a number of key topics and examples, including: ecosystem services, human rights, MEA clustering,... more...