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Leichenko, Robin - Climate and Society: Transforming the Future, e-bok

Climate and Society: Transforming the Future

Leichenko, Robin


This bold and important new book presents current and emerging thinking on the social dimensions of climate change. Using clear language and powerful examples, it introduces key concepts and frameworks for understanding the multifaceted connections between

Butler, Petra - Small States in a Legal World, e-bok

Small States in a Legal World

Butler, Petra


Table of contents
Part I. 2015 Keynote Lecture
1. Small Pacific Island States and the Catastrophe of Climate Change
Geoffrey Palmer
Part II. Small States: Challenges and Adventures in Law
2. Competition Law and Policy in Small States
Lino Briguglio
3. Small States in the UNSC and the EU: Structural Weaknesses

Chavez, Mario - Extreme Events: Observations, Modeling, and Economics, e-bok

Extreme Events: Observations, Modeling, and Economics

Chavez, Mario


The monograph covers the fundamentals and the consequences of extreme geophysical phenomena like asteroid impacts, climatic change, earthquakes, tsunamis, hurricanes, landslides, volcanic eruptions, flooding, and space weather. This monograph also addresses

Feldman, David L. - Water, e-bok


Feldman, David L.


Agriculture, aquaculture, industry, and energy all depend on it - yet its provision and safety engender widespread conflict; battles likely to intensify as threats to freshwater abundance and quality, such as climate change, urbanization,