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Encyclopedia of global change : environmental change and human society / Andrew S. Goudie, editor in chief ; David J. Cuff, associate editor.
Title:
Encyclopedia of global change : environmental change and human society / Andrew S. Goudie, editor in chief ; David J. Cuff, associate editor.
Other Title:
Global change
Publisher:
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press,
Publication Date:
2002
ISBN:
9780195108255

9780195145182

9780195145199
Bibliography Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
v. 1. A-I -- v. 2. J-Z.
Abstract:
This reference work concentrates upon both the natural and man-made changes to the world's environment. Containing over 300 original, signed articles by distinguished scholars and 1,500 illustrations it is the comprehensive encyclopedia for this multi-discipline, high profile field. Articles fall into the general categories of: concepts of global change, earth and earth systems, human factors, resources, responses to global change agreements and associations, biographies and case studies. The accessible and jargon-free language make it an excellent work for the professional scholar as well as the interested general reader and a detail network of cross references and blind entries will help readers at all levels.
Content Type:
text
Carrier Type:
volume
Language:
English
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