The Resource Climate Management Issues, Gines, Julie

Climate Management Issues, Gines, Julie

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Climate Management Issues
Title
Climate Management Issues
Statement of responsibility
Gines, Julie
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Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Despite all the controversy and hype that climate change has generated, there now exists an overwhelming body of scientific evidence that the problem is real and that its effects are already being felt on a global scale. Part of what makes this a volatile and controversial issue is that it is not just confined to the realms of the scientific community, nor does it have just one simple, predefined solution-it has multifaceted dimensions involving economic, sociological, political, psychological, and personal issues, making this a topic that affects every person on earth now and in the future. Connecting the dots, Climate Management Issues: Economics, Sociology, and Politics is the first book to propose a truly comprehensive solution to effectively deal with climate change in both the short and long term. It reaches across diverse sectors of society to link issues in climate change management and offer new insights into the complex interrelationships. As the author emphasizes, climate change extends far beyond the physical sciences to affect lifestyles, cultural values, political systems, economics, and health. An overview of the physical science of climate change gives readers a firm understanding of the concepts they need for policy and decision making, sociological applications, and community leadership. The book then focuses on multifaceted aspects such as international cooperation, journalistic balance, human psychology, international policy, national security, socioeconomic impacts, agricultural conservation, healthcare, the economics of mitigation, climate modeling, and error amplification. This timely volume puts on center stage those crucial ideas that are usually overlooked, misunderstood, or lost in media sensationalism. Enlightening and empowering readers, it looks at the decisions that must be made to mitigate climate change problems before irreversible damage is done
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Gines, Julie
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  • Business enterprises
  • Economics
  • Commerce
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Climate Management Issues, Gines, Julie
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https://databases.mvlc.org/connect/oreilly?ID=9781439861066
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online resource
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unknown
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1st edition
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1 online resource (470 pages)
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online
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Made available through: O'Reilly Media Company.
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computer
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rdamedia
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  • c
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Electronic reproduction.
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remote
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(CaSebORM)9781439861066
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Climate Management Issues, Gines, Julie
Link
https://databases.mvlc.org/connect/oreilly?ID=9781439861066
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st edition
Extent
1 online resource (470 pages)
Form of item
online
Issuing body
Made available through: O'Reilly Media Company.
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(CaSebORM)9781439861066
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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