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Main Title Simulating nature : a philosophical study of computer-simulation uncertainties and their role in climate science and policy advice /
Author Petersen, Arthur C.
Publisher CRC Press,
Year Published 2012
OCLC Number 748331616
ISBN 9781466500624; 146650062X
Subjects Climatology--Computer simulation. ; Uncertainty (Information theory) ; Climatic changes--Government policy. ; Klimatologie ; Klimaschutz
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ELBM  QC981.45.P48 2012 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 09/03/2019
Edition 2nd ed.
Collation xvi, 208 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
Section 1. Simulation practice, uncertainty, and policy advice -- section 2. The case of simulating climate change. Addressing how to manage the science-policy interface, this book presents a philosophical study of the issues surrounding uncertainty in scientific simulation, particularly concerning the role it plays in public policy regarding climate change.