|LC Classifications||QC903.15 .O45 2010|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||2010005510|
Climate change is a significant and lasting change in the statistical distribution of weather patterns over periods ranging from decades to millions of years. It may be a change in average weather conditions, or in the distribution of weather around the average conditions (i.e., more or fewer extreme weather events). McKibben wrote this book in when global warming was still referred to with the more innocuous sounding phrase “the greenhouse effect.” It was an abstract worry in the future even for. Climate change is an aspect of environmental science that has been studied throughout the centuries. There are a number of historical and scientific theories that suggest there is a link between climate change and human advancement from prehistoric to modern times. This timely new book, edited by Daniel C. Esty, offers fresh thinking and forward-looking solutions from environmental thought leaders across the political spectrum. Their forty essays cover such subjects as ecology, environmental justice, Big Data, public health, and climate change, all with an emphasis on sustainability.
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