in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Natural Hazard Science
P ublished online February 2018 .
Article. Subjects: Social Impact of Environmental Issues (Environmental Science); Climate Change; Environmental Politics; Epidemiology. 7719 words.
Agenda setting describes the process through which issues are selected for consideration by a decision-making body. Among the myriad of issues policymakers can consider, few are more vexing...
in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
P ublished online May 2016 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Conservation of the Environment (Social Science); Surgery. 1637 words.
Cleghorn, Hugh Francis Clarke (1820–1895), surgeon, naturalist, and forest conservator, was born in Madras on 9 August 1820, the son of Peter (otherwise Patrick) Cleghorn (1783–1863),...