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The Atlas of Climate Change: Mapping the World's Greatest Challenge (The Earthscan Atlas Series) [Paperback]

Kirstin Dow , Thomas E. Downing

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19 Oct 2011 The Earthscan Atlas Series

Since the first edition of this highly acclaimed Atlas was published in 2006 (it won the 'Planeta Environment Book of the Year' award) climate change has climbed even further up the global agenda.

This new edition features:

  • the outcomes of the negotiations at the UNFCC conference in Copenhagen
  • the latest developments in climate change research and data on its impacts around the world; new coverage of the role played by the world's oceans
  • estimates of the economic impact of climate change
  • updated maps and graphics.

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'Climate change represents one of the greatest environmental and health challenges of our time.' World Health Organization

'You could wade through dense academic detail from the IPCC. Or you could root out the Atlas of Climate Change, which condenses key findings from the scientists' The Guardian

'This is a remarkable piece of work and extremely readable.' R K Pachauri, Chairman, Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change

'While as the authors state climate change touches everything and everyone, the value of The Atlas of Climate Change: Mapping the World’s Greatest Challenge is that this premise is demonstrated visually in a concise manner expediting information transfer and learning. This makes this book an excellent communication tool intended for the media, the classroom, business professionals and policy makers.' - Gabriel Thoumi, mongabay.com

About the Author

Dr Kirstin Dow (University of South Carolina) is Senior Research Fellow, Stockholm Environment Institute, contributor to the Millennium Ecosystem Assessment, and Principal Investigator in NOAA's Regional Integrated Science and Assessment (RISA) research network addressing climate services. Dr Thomas E. Downing (Stockholm Environment Institute) is Visiting Fellow at Oxford University, contributor to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), and advisor to the UK Climate Impacts Programme and House of Commons International Development Committee.

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5.0 out of 5 stars Easy to Understand Explanations, Very Thorough 22 Dec 2013
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I used this book for a college science general education class, and it was easy for us non-STEM majors to understand.
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4.0 out of 5 stars Very Interesting!!! 2 Oct 2013
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