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Routledge Advances in Climate Change Research


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How the World's Religions are Responding to Climate Change Social Scientific Investigations

How the World's Religions are Responding to Climate Change: Social Scientific Investigations

1st Edition

Edited By Robin Globus Veldman, Andrew Szasz, Randolph Haluza-DeLay
February 29, 2016

A growing chorus of voices has suggested that the world’s religions may become critical actors as the climate crisis unfolds, particularly in light of international paralysis on the issue. In recent years, many faiths have begun to address climate change and its consequences for human societies, ...

Toward a New Climate Agreement Conflict, Resolution and Governance

Toward a New Climate Agreement: Conflict, Resolution and Governance

1st Edition

Edited By Todd L. Cherry, Jon Hovi, David M. McEvoy
February 29, 2016

Climate change is one of the most pressing problems facing the global community. Although most states agree that climate change is occurring and is at least partly the result of humans’ reliance on fossil fuels, managing a changing global climate is a formidable challenge. Underlying this challenge...

Climate Change and Anthropos Planet, people and places

Climate Change and Anthropos: Planet, people and places

1st Edition

By Linda H. Connor
February 26, 2016

Anthropos, in the sense of species as well as cultures and ethics, locates humans as part of much larger orders of existence – fundamental when thinking about climate change. This book offers a new way of exploring the significance of locality and lives in the epoch of the Anthropocene, a time when...

China Confronts Climate Change A bottom-up perspective

China Confronts Climate Change: A bottom-up perspective

1st Edition

By Peter H. Koehn
December 11, 2015

China is an integral actor in any movement that will stabilize the global climate at conditions suited to sustainable development for its own population and for people living around the world. Assessments of China’s climatic-system consequences, impact, and responsibilities need to take into ...

Ageing, Wellbeing and Climate Change in the Arctic An interdisciplinary analysis

Ageing, Wellbeing and Climate Change in the Arctic: An interdisciplinary analysis

1st Edition

Edited By Paivi Naskali, Marjaana Seppänen, Shahnaj Begum
November 24, 2015

The Arctic and its unique natural resources have become objects of increasing concern. Rapid climate change and ageing of the population are transforming the living conditions in the region. This translates into an urgent need for information that will contribute to a better understanding of these ...

Community Action and Climate Change

Community Action and Climate Change

1st Edition

By Jennifer Kent
November 23, 2015

The failure of recent international negotiations to progress global action on climate change has shifted attention to the emergence of grassroots sustainability initiatives. These civil society networks display the potential to implement social innovation and change processes from the ‘bottom up’. ...

Climate Action Upsurge The Ethnography of Climate Movement Politics

Climate Action Upsurge: The Ethnography of Climate Movement Politics

1st Edition

By Stuart Rosewarne, James Goodman, Rebecca Pearse
July 16, 2015

In the late 2000s climate action became a defining feature of the international political agenda. Evidence of global warming and accelerating greenhouse gas emissions created a new sense of urgency and, despite consensus on the need for action, the growing failure of international climate policy ...

Toward a Binding Climate Change Adaptation Regime A Proposed Framework

Toward a Binding Climate Change Adaptation Regime: A Proposed Framework

1st Edition

By Mizan R. Khan
July 16, 2015

The impact of climate change is global both in its cause and its effect. Thus there is a global responsibility for international cooperation to tackle the causes through mitigation strategies such as those agreed at the Durban Platform of December 2011. This climate regime aims to define ...

Post-2020 Climate Change Regime Formation

Post-2020 Climate Change Regime Formation

1st Edition

Edited By Suh-Yong Chung
June 08, 2015

The fate of the climate change regime hangs in the balance as the UN-led negotiations try to forge a new international strategy for the post-2020 period. Since 1992, the UNFCCC and its Kyoto Protocol has been the primary legal instrument to respond to the climate challenge. However, the ...

Water and Climate Change in Africa Challenges and Community Initiatives in Durban, Maputo and Nairobi

Water and Climate Change in Africa: Challenges and Community Initiatives in Durban, Maputo and Nairobi

1st Edition

Edited By Patricia E. Perkins
June 08, 2015

In the coming decades, countries around the world will face increasingly severe challenges related to global climate change. While the details vary from country to country, the impacts will be especially grave for marginalized people, whose access to food, potable water, and safe shelter may be ...

Local Climate Change and Society

Local Climate Change and Society

1st Edition

Edited By Mohamed A. Salih
December 11, 2014

Although the impacts of climate change are certainly global, its manifestations and subsequent consequences begin locally. Local Climate Change and Society examines how climate change has altered society’s relationship with the environment and particularly local communities to adapt to and mitigate...

Transport, Climate Change and the City

Transport, Climate Change and the City

1st Edition

By Robin Hickman, David Banister
March 20, 2014

Sustainable mobility has long been sought after in cities around the world, particularly in industrialised countries, but also increasingly in the emerging cities in Asia. Progress however appears difficult to make as the private car, still largely fuelled by petrol or diesel, remains the ...

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