Enriches understanding of both the scientific and socioeconomic dimensions of climate change
Explores anthropogenic influences and the likely causes and consequences of predicted warming
Serves as a reliable, interdisciplinary and comprehensive resource for readers in fields related to environment and sustainability
Provides a benchmark for the present state of knowledge and uncertainty on global environmental change
The handbook Global Environmental Change is intended to serve as a reliable and comprehensive resource to attend the needs of researchers, teachers, students, and professionals working in science and policy aspects relevant to environment and sustainability. Entries in the handbook are arranged by major section, and are extensively cross-referenced to allow users to find related titles in a user-friendly way. The handbook is available as a printed volume and as an on-line reference work.
1. Global Change and Climate.- 2. Global Change and Oceans.- 3. Global Change and Freshwater Ecosystems.- 4. Global Change and Terrestrial Ecosystems.- 5. Urban Environments.- 6. Global Change and Sustainable Development.- 7. Global Change and Human Health.- 8. Global Change and Food Security.- 9. Greenhouse Gases and Geoengineering.- 10. Social Aspects of Global Change.
Distribution rights for India: CBS Publishers, New Delhi, India