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- Franz Steiner Verlag 2014; US$ 59.17
<P>Vietnam?s cities are not only rapidly transforming under the country?s political and economic change, but are also increasingly exposed to natural hazards and threatened by the projected impacts of climate change. The interaction of both trends leads to substantial shifts in risk and to new challenges for adaptation governance which, however,... more...
- Profile Books 2013; US$ 13.31
The Burning Question reveals climate change to be the most fascinating scientific, political and social puzzle in history. It shows that carbon emissions are still accelerating upwards, following an exponential curve that goes back centuries. One reason is that saving energy is like squeezing a balloon: reductions in one place lead to increases elsewhere.... more...
- UIT Cambridge Ltd. 2014; US$ 7.28
Climate policy hits Turf Moor: follow Burnley's adventure in Europe and their roller-coaster struggle for survival in the Premiership while racing through an unconventional take on climate policy. This is a funny book, written in the earthy and irreverent language of the terraces. But it has a serious subtext – about climate change. It's a series... more...
- Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2014; US$ 199.00
This ebook looks at changing climates of globalisation and informal education. Authors discuss varied topics such as spatio-temporal maps for socio-economic sustainability, the global migration network and what this can tell us about recent changes in the world system structure, peer education for reproductive health, commemorative spaces as means... more...
- Wiley 2015; US$ 164.95
This book is designed for first- and second-year university students (and their instructors) in earth science, environmental science, and physical geography degree programmes worldwide. The summaries at the end of each section constitute essential reading for policy makers and planners. It provides a simple but masterly account, with a minimum of... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2012; US$ 139.95
The problems and debates surrounding climate change possess closely intertwined social and scientific aspects. This book highlights the importance of researching climate change through a multi-disciplinary approach; namely through cultural studies, communication studies, and clean-technology studies. These three dimensions taken together have the ability... more...
- Springer New York 2012; US$ 129.00
Presenting innovative research on the links between climate change and crime, this book features contributions from a panel of pioneering ?green? criminologists who interrogate the increasingly complex nexus of ecological causes and criminal effects. more...
- Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2012; US$ 27.95
This introduction to climate science and social change includes the physics, chemistry and biology, but mixes them with biographical material such as personal reminiscences. The author posits a long-term relationship between human activity and climate change. more...
- Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 150.00
Coastal Disasters and Climate Change in Vietnam is the first book to focus specifically on natural hazards and climate change in Vietnam. The book examines threats such as tropical cyclones, sea-level rise, flooding, erosion, and salinity intrusion, and their respective effects on coastal structures and environments. It also looks at crucial management... more...
- Springer Netherlands 2014; US$ 179.00
This book identifies lessons learned from natural hazard experiences to help communities plan for and adapt to climate change. Written by leading experts, the case studies examine diverse experiences, from severe storms to sea-level related hazards, droughts, heat waves, wildfires, floods, earthquakes and tsunami, in North America, Europe, Australasia,... more...