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Main Title Climate change : a reader /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Rodgers, William H.,
Publisher Carolina Academic Press,
Year Published 2011
OCLC Number 637038450
ISBN 9781594604829 (pbk. : alk. paper); 1594604827 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Subjects Climatic changes--Law and legislation--United States
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ESAM  KF3783.C578 2011 Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 12/26/2012
Collation xvii, 1206 p. : ill. ; 26 cm. + 1 CD-Rom (4 3/4 in.)
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
Climate Change provides a comprehensive and unique introduction to the emerging issues of global climate change. It presents many of the foundational documents, background scientific explanations, and excerpts from the leading thinkers in the vast literature on global warming. It features original articles and essays from scholars in the fields of environmental science, and environmental, energy, international and human rights law. Designed for use in the burgeoning number of new courses in areas such as global warming, climate change and climate justice, this book is organized around the topics of science, just ice, impacts, energy, the U.S. response, international law, state and local law, and innovative litigation. The Reader weaves together the important story of the global warming saga in a thorough and approachable manner. --Book Jacket.