Oxford Handbook of Climate Change and Society

Oxford Handbook of Climate Change and Society

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"Climate change presents perhaps the most profound challenge ever confronted by human society. This volume is a definitive analysis drawing on the best thinking on questions of how climate change affects human systems, and how societies can, do, and should respond. Key topics covered include the history of the issues, social and political reception of climate science, the denial of that science by individuals and organized interests, the nature of the social disruptions caused by climate change, the economics of those disruptions and possible responses to them, questions of human security and social justice, obligations to future generations, policy instruments for reducing greenhouse gas emissions, and governance at local, regional, national, international, and global levels"--Provided by publisher.
Publisher: Oxford, U.K. ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2011
ISBN: 9780199683420
0199683425
9780199566600
0199566607
Branch Call Number: 363.7387 D81o
Characteristics: xiv, 727 pages : illustrations, map ; 26 cm
Alternative Title: Climate change and society

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