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The Resource Climate change : turning up the heat, A. Barrie Pittock

Climate change : turning up the heat, A. Barrie Pittock

Label
Climate change : turning up the heat
Title
Climate change
Title remainder
turning up the heat
Statement of responsibility
A. Barrie Pittock
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Debates about the reality of climate change and what measures to take are slowing our response. This book explains how our attitudes to risk and uncertainty influence our decision making and how much we stand to lose from rapid climate change
Cataloging source
ANL
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1938-
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Pittock, A. Barrie
Dewey number
363.738
Government publication
federal national government publication
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Climatic changes
  • Global warming
Label
Climate change : turning up the heat, A. Barrie Pittock
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
  • Bibliography: p. 297-301
  • Webliography: p. 301-308
Contents
Climate change matters -- Learning from the past -- Projecting the future -- Uncertainty is inevitable, but risk is certain -- What climate changes are likely? -- Impacts : why be concerned? -- Adaptation : living with climate change -- Mitigation : limiting climate change ---Climate change in context -- The politics of greenhouse -- International concern and national interests -- Accepting the challenge
Control code
000027109871
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xii, 316 p.
Isbn
9781844073009
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Climate change : turning up the heat, A. Barrie Pittock
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
  • Bibliography: p. 297-301
  • Webliography: p. 301-308
Contents
Climate change matters -- Learning from the past -- Projecting the future -- Uncertainty is inevitable, but risk is certain -- What climate changes are likely? -- Impacts : why be concerned? -- Adaptation : living with climate change -- Mitigation : limiting climate change ---Climate change in context -- The politics of greenhouse -- International concern and national interests -- Accepting the challenge
Control code
000027109871
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xii, 316 p.
Isbn
9781844073009
Other physical details
ill.

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