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The Resource Climate change 2007 : impacts, adaptation and vulnerability : contribution of Working Group II to the fourth assessment report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, edited Martin Parry ... [et al.]

Climate change 2007 : impacts, adaptation and vulnerability : contribution of Working Group II to the fourth assessment report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, edited Martin Parry ... [et al.]

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Climate change 2007 : impacts, adaptation and vulnerability : contribution of Working Group II to the fourth assessment report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change
Title
Climate change 2007
Title remainder
impacts, adaptation and vulnerability : contribution of Working Group II to the fourth assessment report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change
Statement of responsibility
edited Martin Parry ... [et al.]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Parry, M. L.
  • Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Climatic changes
  • Human ecology
  • Global environmental change
  • Climatic changes
  • Climatic changes
  • Greenhouse gas mitigation
Label
Climate change 2007 : impacts, adaptation and vulnerability : contribution of Working Group II to the fourth assessment report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, edited Martin Parry ... [et al.]
Instantiates
Publication
Accompanying material
+ 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Introduction to the Working Group II Fourth Assessment Report.
  • p. 1
  • Summary for Policymakers.
  • p. 7
  • Technical Summary.
  • p. 23
  • 1.
  • Assessment of observed changes and responses in natural and managed systems.
  • p. 79
  • 2.
  • New assessment methods and the Characterisation of future conditions.
  • p. 133
  • 3.
  • Freshwater resources and their management.
  • p. 173
  • 4.
  • Ecosystems, their properties, goods and services.
  • p. 211
  • 5.
  • Food, fibre and forest products.
  • p. 273
  • 6.
  • Coastal systems and low-lying areas.
  • p. 315
  • 7.
  • Industry, settlement and society.
  • p. 357
  • 8.
  • Human health.
  • p. 391
  • 9.
  • Africa.
  • p. 433
  • 10.
  • Asia.
  • p. 469
  • 11.
  • Australia and New Zealand.
  • p. 507
  • 12.
  • Europe.
  • p. 541
  • 13.
  • Latin America.
  • p. 581
  • 14.
  • North America.
  • p. 617
  • 15.
  • Polar regions (Arctic and Antarctic).
  • p. 653
  • 16.
  • Small islands.
  • p. 687
  • 17.
  • Assessment of adaptation practices, options, constraints and capacity.
  • p. 717
  • 18.
  • Inter-relationships between adaptation and mitigation.
  • p. 745
  • 19.
  • Assessing key vulnerabilities and the risk from climate change.
  • p. 779
  • 20.
  • Perspectives on climate change and sustainability.
  • p. 811
  • Cross-chapter case studies.
  • p. 843
  • Appendix I.
  • Glossary.
  • p. 869
  • Appendix II.
  • Contributors to the IPCC WGII Fourth Assessment Report.
  • p. 885
  • Appendix III.
  • Reviewers of the IPCC WGII Fourth Assessment Report.
  • p. 899
  • Appendix IV.
  • Acronyms.
  • p. 933
  • Appendix V.
  • Permissions to publish.
  • p. 937
  • Index.
  • p. 939
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
ix, 976 p.
Isbn
9780521705974
Lccn
2008295434
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps
System details
System requirements: Internet connectivity, World Wide Web browser, and Adobe Acrobat reader
Label
Climate change 2007 : impacts, adaptation and vulnerability : contribution of Working Group II to the fourth assessment report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, edited Martin Parry ... [et al.]
Publication
Accompanying material
+ 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Introduction to the Working Group II Fourth Assessment Report.
  • p. 1
  • Summary for Policymakers.
  • p. 7
  • Technical Summary.
  • p. 23
  • 1.
  • Assessment of observed changes and responses in natural and managed systems.
  • p. 79
  • 2.
  • New assessment methods and the Characterisation of future conditions.
  • p. 133
  • 3.
  • Freshwater resources and their management.
  • p. 173
  • 4.
  • Ecosystems, their properties, goods and services.
  • p. 211
  • 5.
  • Food, fibre and forest products.
  • p. 273
  • 6.
  • Coastal systems and low-lying areas.
  • p. 315
  • 7.
  • Industry, settlement and society.
  • p. 357
  • 8.
  • Human health.
  • p. 391
  • 9.
  • Africa.
  • p. 433
  • 10.
  • Asia.
  • p. 469
  • 11.
  • Australia and New Zealand.
  • p. 507
  • 12.
  • Europe.
  • p. 541
  • 13.
  • Latin America.
  • p. 581
  • 14.
  • North America.
  • p. 617
  • 15.
  • Polar regions (Arctic and Antarctic).
  • p. 653
  • 16.
  • Small islands.
  • p. 687
  • 17.
  • Assessment of adaptation practices, options, constraints and capacity.
  • p. 717
  • 18.
  • Inter-relationships between adaptation and mitigation.
  • p. 745
  • 19.
  • Assessing key vulnerabilities and the risk from climate change.
  • p. 779
  • 20.
  • Perspectives on climate change and sustainability.
  • p. 811
  • Cross-chapter case studies.
  • p. 843
  • Appendix I.
  • Glossary.
  • p. 869
  • Appendix II.
  • Contributors to the IPCC WGII Fourth Assessment Report.
  • p. 885
  • Appendix III.
  • Reviewers of the IPCC WGII Fourth Assessment Report.
  • p. 899
  • Appendix IV.
  • Acronyms.
  • p. 933
  • Appendix V.
  • Permissions to publish.
  • p. 937
  • Index.
  • p. 939
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
ix, 976 p.
Isbn
9780521705974
Lccn
2008295434
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps
System details
System requirements: Internet connectivity, World Wide Web browser, and Adobe Acrobat reader

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