Climate Change Products

  • Agroforestry and Climate Change

    Issues and Challenges, 1st Edition

    Edited by Manoj Kumar Jhariya, Dhiraj Kumar Yadav, Arnab Banerjee

    This volume provides an abundance of valuable information on emerging eco-friendly technology and its potential role in combating climate change via agroforesty. The volume begins by describing the recent understanding of the scenario of climate change and its issues and challenges and provides an…

    Hardback – 2019-06-28
    Apple Academic Press

  • Guanxi and Local Green Development in China

    The Role of Entrepreneurs and Local Leaders, 1st Edition

    By Chunhong Sheng

    This book examines the factors which contribute to local green development in China and employs political ecology to analyze the relationship between power and the environment. Specifically, it looks at which actors control access to resources and are therefore able to promote environmental…

    Hardback – 2019-06-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Environmental Policy

  • Carbon Inequality

    The Role of the Richest in Climate Change, 1st Edition

    By Dario Kenner

    With a specific focus on the United States and the United Kingdom, Carbon Inequality studies the role of the richest people in contributing to climate change via their luxury consumption and their investments. In an innovative contribution, it attempts to quantify personal responsibility for…

    Hardback – 2019-06-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Environment and Sustainability

  • Risk and Uncertainty in a Post-Truth Society

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sander van der Linden, Ragnar E. Löfstedt

    This edited volume looks at whether it is possible to be more transparent about uncertainty in scientific evidence without undermining public understanding and trust. With contributions from leading experts in the field, this book explores the communication of risk and decision-making in an…

    Hardback – 2019-06-18
    Routledge
    Earthscan Risk in Society

  • Climate Hazards, Disasters, and Gender Ramifications

    1st Edition

    Edited by Catarina Kinnvall, Helle Rydstrom

    This book focuses on the challenges of living with climate disasters, in addition to the existing gender inequalities that prevail and define social, economic and political conditions. Social inequalities have consequences for the everyday lives of women and girls where power relations,…

    Hardback – 2019-06-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Hazards, Disaster Risk and Climate Change

  • Risk Communication and Community Resilience

    1st Edition

    Edited by Bandana Kar, David M. Cochran

    Risk communication is crucial to building community resilience and reducing risk from extreme events. True community resilience involves accurate and timely dissemination of risk information to stakeholders. This book examines the policy and science of risk communication in the digital era. Themes…

    Hardback – 2019-06-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Hazards, Disaster Risk and Climate Change

  • Climate Change and Insurance

    Disaster Risk Financing in Developing Countries, 1st Edition

    By Eugene N. Gurenko

    Climate change brings about a new set of major economic risks arising from changing weather patterns, extreme weather events and rising sea levels. Most at risk are developing countries who, despite considerable post-disaster donor aid, have been bearing the major brunt of disaster-related losses.…

    Paperback – 2019-06-12
    Routledge

  • Crops and Carbon

    Paying Farmers to Combat Climate Change, 1st Edition

    By Mike Robbins

    Rich countries are paying poor countries to fight climate change on their behalf – and one way they are doing it is through carbon sinks. These are reservoirs of organic carbon tied up in plants and in the earth, rather than being in the atmosphere as greenhouse gases. This book looks critically at…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge

  • Globalising the Climate

    COP21 and the climatisation of global debates, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stefan C Aykut, Jean Foyer, Edouard Morena

    Frequently presented as a historic last chance to set the world on a course to prevent catastrophic climate change, the 21st Conference of the Parties to the Climate convention (COP21) was a global summit of exceptional proportions. Bringing together negotiators, scientists, journalists and…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge

  • Democracy and Climate Change

    1st Edition

    By Frederic Hanusch

    Democracy and Climate Change explores the various ways in which democratic principles can lead governments to respond differently to climate change. The election cycle can lead to short-termism, which often appears to be at odds with the long-term nature of climate change, with its latency between…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Global Cooperation Series

  • The Social Challenges and Opportunities of Low Carbon Development

    1st Edition

    By Johan Nordensvärd

    This book explores the social implications and challenges of low-carbon development. The argument of the book is that a broad understanding of low-carbon development is essential for mitigating climate change and enabling development in a carbon-constrained world, but there are risks that…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Low Carbon Development

  • Adaptation and Resilience

    The Economics of Climate, Water, and Energy Challenges in the American Southwest, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bonnie G. Colby, George B. Frisvold

    In America's arid southwest, climate change will occur in the context of already-keen competition for water for agriculture, urban growth, electricity generation, water-based recreation, and environmental protections. This book explores the challenges that climate change and variability pose for…

    Paperback – 2019-06-07
    Routledge
    RFF Press Water Policy Series

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