The Earth's Fragile Systems: Perspectives On Global Change, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

The Earth's Fragile Systems

Perspectives On Global Change, 1st Edition

By Thorkil Kristensen, Johan Peter Paludan


109 pages

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pub: 2019-09-13
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The Earth's Fragile Systems is concerned with some of the most pressing and worrying of the problems afflicting our globe, problems that have been discussed in various forums and are well known not to be simple intellectually, practically or politically.

Table of Contents

Foreword -- Editors' Note -- Tropical Forests: A Resource in Jeopardy -- Dimensions of a New Vulnerability: The Significance of Large-scale Urbanization in Developing Countries -- The Heating Up of the Climate -- Greening of the Desert -- What Happened to the Energy Crisis? A Comment on the Global Commentary Papers -- About the IFIAS

About the Authors

Thorkil Kristensen, Johan Peter Paludan

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / General