Climate Change: An Encyclopedia of Science, Society, and Solutions, 1st Edition

  • Bruce E. Johansen
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  • ISBN-10: 1440840865
  • ISBN-13: 9781440840869
  • DDC: 577.2
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 1180 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released January 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017

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Overview

This three-volume set presents entries and primary sources that will impress on readers that what we do—or don't do—today regarding climate change will dramatically influence what life on this planet will be like for untold numbers of generations.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Preface.
Introduction.
Key People.
1: Arrhenius, Savante August (1859–1927).
2: Caldeira, Ken.
3: Crutzen, Paul Jozef (December 3, 1933–).
4: Gore, Albert (March 31, 1948–).
5: Hansen, James E. (March 29, 1941–).
6: Inhofe, James M. (1934–).
7: Keeling, Charles D. (April 20, 1928—June 20, 2005).
8: Lomborg, Bjorn (January 6, 1965–).
9: Mckibben, Bill (1960–).
10: Revelle, Roger (1909–1991).
11: Watt-Cloutier, Sheila (1953–).
Terrain.
12: Amazon, The.
13: Australia, Heat and Drought in.
14: Deforestation.
15: Desertification.
16: Land Use.
17: Pine Beetles.
18: Tar Sands.
19: Wildfires.
Flora and Fauna.
20: Adaptation, Animals, Lizards, and Warming Habitats.
21: Amphibians and Warming.
22: Animal Life, Antarctic.
23: Animal Life, Arctic.
24: Biodiversity.
25: Extinctions.
26: Migrations.
Oceans.
27: Coral Reefs.
28: Fisheries.
29: Jellyfish.
30: “Managed Realignment”.
31: Methane Burp.
32: Methane Hydrates Today.
33: Ocean Acidity, North America.
34: Ocean Acidity, Worldwide.
35: Ocean Circulation.
36: Oceans’ Absorption of Heat.
37: Phytoplankton.
38: Salmon and Trout.
39: Sea Level Rise.
40: Sea Level Rise, Bangladesh.
41: Sea Level Rise, Island Nations.
42: Sea Level Rise, Italy.
43: Sea Level Rise, United States.
44: Thermohaline Circulation.