Climate Challenged Society

Climate-Challenged Society  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksveta6 at Nov. 17, 2014
Climate-Challenged Society

Climate-Challenged Society by John S. Dryzek, Richard B. Norgaard, David Schlosberg
2013 | ISBN: 0199660107, 0199660115 | English | 224 pages | PDF | 1 MB

Climate and Society: Climate As Resource, Climate As Risk  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Nice_smile) at Feb. 15, 2017
Climate and Society: Climate As Resource, Climate As Risk

Climate and Society: Climate As Resource, Climate As Risk by Nico Stehr
English | 2009 | ISBN: 9814280534 | 152 Pages | PDF | 11.05 MB

Global Warming and Social Innovation: The Challenge of a Climate Neutral Society  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ChrisRedfield at Feb. 12, 2016
Global Warming and Social Innovation: The Challenge of a Climate Neutral Society

Walter Vermeulen, Marcel Kok, Andre Faaij, David de Jager - Global Warming and Social Innovation: The Challenge of a Climate Neutral Society
Published: 2002-11-01 | ISBN: 1853839442, 1853839450 | PDF | 256 pages | 2.5 MB

Groundwater as a Key for Adaptation to Changing Climate and Society by Makoto Taniguchi  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at Oct. 9, 2015
Groundwater as a Key for Adaptation to Changing Climate and Society by Makoto Taniguchi

Groundwater as a Key for Adaptation to Changing Climate and Society by Makoto Taniguchi
English | 11 July 2014 | ISBN: 4431549676 | 155 Pages | PDF | 5 MB

The book presents an overview of recent advances in knowledge related to the assessment and management of groundwater resources, giving special attention to the uncertainties related to climate change and variability.

The Climate Connection: Climate Change and Modern Human Evolution  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ChrisRedfield at July 26, 2015
The Climate Connection: Climate Change and Modern Human Evolution

Dr Renée Hetherington, Robert G. B. Reid - The Climate Connection: Climate Change and Modern Human Evolution
Published: 2010-04-12 | ISBN: 0521197708, 0521147239 | PDF | 440 pages | 5.19 MB

Climate in Asia and the Pacific: Security, Society and Sustainability  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ChrisRedfield at Sept. 20, 2014
Climate in Asia and the Pacific: Security, Society and Sustainability

Michael Manton, Linda Anne Stevenson - Climate in Asia and the Pacific: Security, Society and Sustainability
Published: 2013-10-24 | ISBN: 9400773374 | PDF | 317 pages | 5 MB

Science and Society  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Underaglassmoon at Oct. 6, 2015
Science and Society

Science and Society: Understanding Scientific Methodology, Energy, Climate, and Sustainability
Springer | Physics | Sept. 26 2015 | ISBN-10: 3319219863 | 276 pages | pdf | 5.76 mb

by Eric S. Swanson (Author)
Text is structured as a narrative with rich historical context and little mathematics
The central ideas of modern physics are introduced in a non-mathematical, accessible, and historically motivated manner
Covers many issues of current global interest, including climate change, pollution, population growth, nuclear power, renewable energy and the dangers of electromagnetic and nuclear radiation
Students are challenged to question their own beliefs and to develop realistic fact-based worldviews
Explains the differences between science and pseudoscience

World Development Report 2010: Development and Climate Change  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Feb. 20, 2017
World Development Report 2010: Development and Climate Change

World Development Report 2010: Development and Climate Change by World Bank
English | Nov. 6, 2009 | ISBN: 0821379879 | 444 Pages | PDF | 44 MB

Today's enormous development challenges are complicated by the reality of climate change-the two are inextricably linked and together demand immediate attention. Climate change threatens all countries, but particularly developing ones. Understanding what climate change means for development policy is the central aim of the World Development Report 2010.
Shock Waves: Managing the Impacts of Climate Change on Poverty (Climate Change and Development)

Shock Waves: Managing the Impacts of Climate Change on Poverty (Climate Change and Development) by Stephane Hallegatte
English | Nov. 23, 2015 | ISBN: 146480673X | 227 Pages | PDF | 6 MB

Ending poverty and stabilizing climate change will be two unprecedented global achievements and two major steps toward sustainable development. But the two objectives cannot be considered in isolation: they need to be jointly tackled through an integrated strategy. This report brings together those two objectives and explores how they can more easily be achieved if considered together. It examines the potential impact of climate change and climate policies on poverty reduction.
Implementing Adaptation Strategies by Legal, Economic and Planning Instruments on Climate Change

Eike Albrecht, Michael Schmidt, Magdalena Mißler-Behr, "Implementing Adaptation Strategies by Legal, Economic and Planning Instruments on Climate Change"
English | 2014 | ISBN: 3540776133 | PDF | pages: 347 | 6.9 mb