Engaged Research for Community Resilience to Climate Change

Written By Shannon Van Zandt
Engaged Research for Community Resilience to Climate Change
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 17 June 2020
  • ISBN : 0128155760
  • Pages : 222 pages
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Engaged Research for Community Resilience to Climate Change

Engaged Research for Community Resilience to Climate Change
  • Author : Shannon Van Zandt,Jaimie Hicks Masterson,Galen D. Newman,Michelle Annette Meyer
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2020-06-17
  • Total pages : 222
  • ISBN : 0128155760
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Summary : Engaged Research for Community Resilience to Climate Change is a guide to successfully integrating science into urban, regional, and coastal planning activities to build truly sustainable communities that can withstand climate change. It calls for a shift in academic researchers’ traditional thinking by working across disciplines to solve complex societal ...

Engaged Research for Community Resilience to Climate Change

Engaged Research for Community Resilience to Climate Change
  • Author : Shannon Van Zandt,Jaimie Hicks Masterson,Galen D. Newman,Michelle Annette Meyer
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2020-07-10
  • Total pages : 222
  • ISBN : 0128155760
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Summary : Engaged Research for Community Resilience to Climate Change is a guide to successfully integrating science into urban, regional, and coastal planning activities to build truly sustainable communities that can withstand climate change. It calls for a shift in academic researchers' traditional thinking by working across disciplines to solve complex societal ...

Community Resilience Universities and Engaged Research for Today s World

Community Resilience  Universities and Engaged Research for Today   s World
  • Author : W. Madsen,L. Costigan,S. McNicol,Roland Turner
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2016-06-01
  • Total pages : 99
  • ISBN : 0128155760
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Summary : The increasing development of partnerships between universities and communities allows the research of academics to become engaged with those around them. This book highlights several case studies from a range of disciplines, such as psychology, social work and education to explore how these mutually beneficial relationships function....

Psychology and Climate Change

Psychology and Climate Change
  • Author : Susan Clayton,Christie Manning
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2018-06-05
  • Total pages : 312
  • ISBN : 0128155760
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Summary : Psychology and Climate Change: Human Perceptions, Impacts, and Responses organizes and summarizes recent psychological research that relates to the issue of climate change. The book covers topics such as how people perceive and respond to climate change, how people understand and communicate about the issue, how it impacts individuals and ...

Preparing Students for Community Engaged Scholarship in Higher Education

Preparing Students for Community Engaged Scholarship in Higher Education
  • Author : Zimmerman, Aaron Samuel
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2020-02-01
  • Total pages : 465
  • ISBN : 0128155760
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Summary : Community-engaged scholarship is an equitable and democratic approach to scholarship that seeks to identify and solve community-based problems. Community-engaged scholars aim to serve the public good by developing and sustaining community-campus partnerships built on trust, reciprocity, and mutual benefit. As universities orient themselves towards serving the public good, they face ...

Promoting Climate Change Awareness through Environmental Education

Promoting Climate Change Awareness through Environmental Education
  • Author : Wilson, Lynn
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2015-09-22
  • Total pages : 306
  • ISBN : 0128155760
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Summary : Addressing global climate change is a monumental battle that can only be fought by the leaders of tomorrow, but future leaders are molded through education and shaped by the leaders of today. While the pivotal role of education in spreading awareness of climate change is one universally espoused, equally universal ...

Responses to Disasters and Climate Change

Responses to Disasters and Climate Change
  • Author : Michele Companion,Miriam S. Chaiken
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2016-11-30
  • Total pages : 264
  • ISBN : 0128155760
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Summary : As the global climate shifts, communities are faced with a myriad of mitigation and adaptation challenges. These highlight the political, cultural, economic, social, and physical vulnerability of social groups, communities, families, and individuals. They also foster resilience and creative responses. Research in hazard management, humanitarian response, food security programming, and ...

The Role of Science Technology and Innovation in Building Resilient Communities Including through the Contribution of Citizen Science

The Role of Science  Technology and Innovation in Building Resilient Communities  Including through the Contribution of Citizen Science
  • Author : United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
  • Publisher : United Nations
  • Release Date : 2020-05-21
  • Total pages : 52
  • ISBN : 0128155760
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Summary : This series of publications seeks to contribute to exploring current issues in science, technology and innovation, with particular emphasis on their impact on developing countries....

Engaging the Public with Climate Change

Engaging the Public with Climate Change
  • Author : Lorraine Whitmarsh,Irene Lorenzoni,Saffron O'Neill
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2012-06-25
  • Total pages : 320
  • ISBN : 0128155760
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Summary : Despite increasing public awareness of climate change, our behaviours relating to consumption and energy use remain largely unchanged. This book answers the urgent call for effective engagement methods to foster sustainable lifestyles, community action, and social change. Written by practitioners and academics, the chapters combine theoretical perspectives with case studies ...

Building Sustainability Through Environmental Education

Building Sustainability Through Environmental Education
  • Author : Wilson, Lynn A.,Stevenson, Carolyn N.
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2018-12-07
  • Total pages : 335
  • ISBN : 0128155760
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Summary : Global climate change will alter the environmental forces of today and increasingly affect weather patterns, rises in temperature, and government policies for decades to come. To provide future generations with the knowledge and resources needed to develop solutions for these ongoing issues, current shortcomings in environmental education need to be ...

Urban Disasters and Resilience in Asia

Urban Disasters and Resilience in Asia
  • Author : Rajib Shaw,Atta-ur-Rahman,Akhilesh Surjan,Gulsan Ara Parvin
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release Date : 2016-01-06
  • Total pages : 368
  • ISBN : 0128155760
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Summary : Urban Disasters and Resilience in Asia presents the latest information on the intensity and frequency of disasters. Specifically, the fact that, in urban areas, more than 50% of the world's population is living on just 2% of the land surface, with most of these cities located in Asia and developing countries that ...

Routledge Handbook of Environmental Anthropology

Routledge Handbook of Environmental Anthropology
  • Author : Helen Kopnina,Eleanor Shoreman-Ouimet
  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Release Date : 2016-08-12
  • Total pages : 472
  • ISBN : 0128155760
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Summary : Environmental Anthropology studies historic and present human-environment interactions. This volume illustrates the ways in which today's environmental anthropologists are constructing new paradigms for understanding the multiplicity of players, pressures, and ecologies in every environment, and the value of cultural knowledge of landscapes. This Handbook provides a comprehensive survey of contemporary ...

Routledge Handbook of Climate Justice

Routledge Handbook of Climate Justice
  • Author : Tahseen Jafry
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2018-11-01
  • Total pages : 542
  • ISBN : 0128155760
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Summary : The term "climate justice" began to gain traction in the late 1990s following a wide range of activities by social and environmental justice movements that emerged in response to the operations of the fossil fuel industry and, later, to what their members saw as the failed global climate governance model ...

Routledge Handbook of Sustainable and Resilient Infrastructure

Routledge Handbook of Sustainable and Resilient Infrastructure
  • Author : Paolo Gardoni
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2018-12-17
  • Total pages : 898
  • ISBN : 0128155760
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Summary : To best serve current and future generations, infrastructure needs to be resilient to the changing world while using limited resources in a sustainable manner. Research on and funding towards sustainability and resilience are growing rapidly, and significant research is being carried out at a number of institutions and centers worldwide. ...

Community based Climate Adaptation Planning

Community based Climate Adaptation Planning
  • Author : Catalina Garzon,Pacific Institute
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Total pages : 57
  • ISBN : 0128155760
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Summary : Read online Community based Climate Adaptation Planning written by Catalina Garzon,Pacific Institute, published by which was released on 2012. Download full Community based Climate Adaptation Planning Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....