Climate Change Science A Modern Synthesis

Written By G. Thomas Farmer
Climate Change Science  A Modern Synthesis
  • Publsiher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 12 January 2013
  • ISBN : 9400757573
  • Pages : 564 pages
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Download or read book entitled Climate Change Science A Modern Synthesis by author: G. Thomas Farmer which was release on 12 January 2013 and published by Springer Science & Business Media with total page 564 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. An introduction to the principles of climate change science with an emphasis on the empirical evidence for climate change and a warming world. Additional readings are given at the end of each chapter. A list of "Things to Know" opens each chapter. Chapters are arranged so that the student is first introduced to the scientific method(s), examples of the use of the scientific method from other sciences drawn from the history of science with an emphasis on climate science. Climate science is treated in each chapter based on the premise of global warming. Chapter treatments on the atmosphere. biosphere, geosphere, hydrosphere, and anthroposphere and their inter-relationships are given.

Climate Change Science A Modern Synthesis

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  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2013-01-12
  • Total pages : 564
  • ISBN : 9400757573
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  • Publisher : University of Toronto Press
  • Release Date : 2014
  • Total pages : 307
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  • Publisher : CSIRO
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  • Release Date : 2009-03-31
  • Total pages : 368
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Summary : It is widely accepted in the scientific community that climate change is a reality, and that changes are happening with increasing rapidity. In this second edition, leading climate researcher Barrie Pittock revisits the effects that global warming is having on our planet, in light of ever-evolving scientific research. Presenting all ...

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  • Release Date : 2009-12-14
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  • ISBN : 9400757573
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Summary : This is the mcomprehensive and currreference resource on climate change available today. It features forty-nine individual chapters by some of the world’s leading climate scientists. Its five sections address climate change in five dimensions: ecological impacts, policy analysis, international considerations, United States considerations, and mitigation options to reduce carbon ...

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  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2014-03-24
  • Total pages : 1552
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  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2013-04-29
  • Total pages : 432
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Summary : Chosen for the 2011 ASLI Choice - Honorable Mention (History Category) for a compendium of the key scientific papers that undergird the global warming forecast. Global warming is arguably the defining scientific issue of modern times, but it is not widely appreciated that the foundations of our understanding were laid almost ...

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  • Release Date : 2007-09-10
  • Total pages : 996
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  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release Date : 2001-06-28
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  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2010-02-18
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 9400757573
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Summary : The second edition of Dessler and Parson's acclaimed book provides an integrated treatment of the science, technology, economics, policy, and politics of climate change. Aimed at the educated non-specialist, and at courses in environmental policy or climate change, the book clearly lays out the scientific foundations of climate change, the ...

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  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 190
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  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2014-05-01
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  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Total pages : 337
  • ISBN : 9400757573
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Summary : An accessible introduction to climate change that outlines key scientific, economic, and political issues, reviews how the global community has addressed the issue to date, and discusses the options being explored for further action. * Numerous primary source documents including excerpts from important early scientific articles on climate change, global climate ...

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  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 1996-06-06
  • Total pages : 572
  • ISBN : 9400757573
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