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- OECD Publishing 2014; US$ 42.00
This report reviews the main linkages between climate change, water and agriculture as a means to identifying and discussing adaptation strategies for better use and conservation of water resources. It aims to provide guidance to decision makers on choosing an appropriate mix of policies and market approaches to address the interaction between agriculture... more...
- Springer 2011; US$ 69.99
In dem Band werden die Auswirkungen des globalen Wandels hinsichtlich der Nutzung der Ressourcen Wasser und Boden analysiert und mögliche Anpassungsstrategien diskutiert. Auch wenn diese Fragen am Beispiel der Region Berlin-Brandenburg untersucht werden, haben die Autoren ihre Analysen und Empfehlungen bewusst so ausgestaltet, dass sie auf vergleichbare... more...
- Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2014; US$ 114.95
Disasters cause economic as well as human losses, and the magnitude of this is ever increasing. This can largely be attributed to climate-related disasters, which intensify vulnerability in the poorest areas of the world. In this book, approaches to disaster risk management in developing countries are discussed, with particular focus on Costa Rica. more...
- Springer 2014; US$ 179.00
This book?introduces a key issue in research on the climatic impact of land cover and land use changes via terrestrial biogeophysical processes. The parameterization of surface processes and a systematic approach to modeling the climatic impacts of land use change are discussed respectively, and can be used to improve parameterization schemes for climate... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 88.95
Now in its second edition, Climatology continues to provide an up-to-date stimulating and comprehensive guide to the nature of the earth's climate. It presents a synthesis of contemporary scientific ideas about atmospheric circulation. Topics covered include: -Energy systems-The hydrological cycle-General circulation, local and regional climate-Application... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 110.00
Climate change is a key challenge in the contemporary world. This volume studies climate change through many lenses: politics, law, ethics, philosophy, religion, and contemporary art and culture. The essays explore alternatives for sustainable development and highlight oft-overlooked issues, such as climate change refugees and food justice. Designed... more...
- Diplomica Verlag 2012; US$ 46.73
Die meiste Zeit seines Lebens verbringt der Mensch in Innenräumen. Das Raumklima beeinflusst dabei sowohl das Behaglichkeitsempfinden als auch die körperliche und geistige Leistungsfähigkeit. Der Klimawandel verändert unsere Umwelt durch steigende Monatsmitteltemperaturen und Strahlungswerte. Die vorliegende Studie verfolgt das Ziel, den Einfluss des... more...
- Oxford University Press 1996; US$ 209.99
Study of the climate has been based on meteorological values from around the world. It is thought these averages should be used with statistics showing spatial and temporal variability. This book is based on computational statistics arising from software designed for the study of climate change. more...
- Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2007; US$ 33.00
Edited by Shardul Agrawala. Climate change poses a serious challenge to social and economic development in all countries. While international commitments to reduce greenhouse gas emissions are essential, adaptation to the impacts of climate change must also be integrated into sectoral and economic policies worldwide. This volume examines the implications... more...