Toward A New Climate Agreement

Pub Date : 2014-03-05 | Author : Todd L. Cherry | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781136163586
ISBN 13 : 1136163581

"This book examines the challenges of sustaining meaningful cooperation among countries striving to manage global climate change through international environmental agreements. Thr..

Obama S Challenge To China

Pub Date : 2016-03-03 | Author : Chi Wang | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781317086383
ISBN 13 : 1317086384

This book explores U.S.-China relations, the most important bilateral relationship in the world, under the leadership of President Barack Obama. Obama took office just as China’s..

Climate Change And Global Poverty

Pub Date : 2009-10-01 | Author : Lael Brainard | Publisher : Brookings Institution Press

ISBN 10 : 0815703813
ISBN 13 : 9780815703815

Climate change threatens all people, but its adverse effects will be felt most acutely by the world's poor. Absent urgent action, new threats to food security, public health, and o..

The New Climate Policies Of The European Union

Pub Date : 2010 | Author : Marc Pallemaerts | Publisher : ASP / VUBPRESS / UPA

ISBN 10 : 9789054876076
ISBN 13 : 9054876077

Climate change has taken centre stage in Eurpean and international politics. The fourth assessment report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), released in 2007,..

Historic Documents Of 2012

Pub Date : 2013-07-09 | Author : CQ Press | Publisher : CQ Press

ISBN 10 : 9781452282053
ISBN 13 : 1452282056

For more than 40 years the Historic Documents series has made primary source research easy by presenting excerpts from documents on the important events of each year for the United..

Routledge Handbook Of Climate Change And Society

Pub Date : 2010-07-12 | Author : Constance Lever-Tracy | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781135998509
ISBN 13 : 1135998507

As the time-scales of natural change accelerate and converge with those of society, Routledge Handbook of Climate Change and Society takes the reader into largely uncharted territo..

Climate Action

Pub Date : 2008 | Author : | Publisher : Concept Publishing Company

ISBN 10 : 0955440882
ISBN 13 : 9780955440885

The publication features a range of articles that encourage the sharing of best practice and the development of new technologies and initiatives and illustrates the opportunities f..