Advances in Global Change Research

Climate in Asia and the Pacific

Security, Society and Sustainability

Editors: Manton, Michael, Stevenson, Linda Anne (Eds.)

  • Offers a broad perspective on the impacts of climate change on society in Asia and the Pacific
  • Explores a many-layered mix of science, economics, politics and sociological concerns
  • Provides a useful resource for scientists, policy makers and practitioners
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Commissioned by the Intergovernmental Meeting (IGM) of the Asia-Pacific Network for Global Change Research (APN), this book offers a detailed survey of the current status of climate change and climate variability in the Asia-Pacific region, a thorough and thoughtful assessment of climate and security and clear recommendations on the best paths of climate research in the future.

Table of contents (7 chapters)

  • Introduction

    Manton, Michael J.

    Pages 1-16

  • Climate in Asia and the Pacific: Climate Variability and Change

    Salinger, Michael James (et al.)

    Pages 17-57

  • Climate and Urbanization

    Marcotullio, Peter (et al.)

    Pages 59-127

  • Climate and Security in Asia and the Pacific (Food, Water and Energy)

    Heath, Lance (et al.)

    Pages 129-198

  • Climate and Society

    Koshy, Kanayathu (et al.)

    Pages 199-252

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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
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  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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  • ISBN 978-94-024-0751-8
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Climate in Asia and the Pacific
Book Subtitle
Security, Society and Sustainability
Editors
  • Michael Manton
  • Linda Anne Stevenson
Series Title
Advances in Global Change Research
Series Volume
56
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Springer Netherlands
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht
eBook ISBN
978-94-007-7338-7
DOI
10.1007/978-94-007-7338-7
Hardcover ISBN
978-94-007-7337-0
Softcover ISBN
978-94-024-0751-8
Series ISSN
1574-0919
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVIII, 317
Number of Illustrations and Tables
4 b/w illustrations, 41 illustrations in colour
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