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The Uniqueness of the Everyday

Rajindra K. Puri.

in Climate Cultures

June 2015; p ublished online January 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Climate Change. 9838 words.

This chapter approaches climate change through the quotidian response of herders in India to an invasive species, Lantana camara, whose proliferation some believe is linked to changing...

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Challenges in Integrating the Climate and Social Sciences for Studies of Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation

Frances C. Moore, Justin S. Mankin and Austin Becker.

in Climate Cultures

June 2015; p ublished online January 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Climate Change. 10060 words.

Though predictions regarding the physical impacts of climate change are becoming increasingly detailed and sophisticated, the question of exactly what these physical changes mean for the...

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Facing Climate Change

Jeffrey T. Kiehl.

April 2016; p ublished online September 2016 .

Book. Subjects: Climate Change. 320 pages.

Facing Climate Change explains why people refuse to accept evidence of a warming planet and shows how to move past partisanship to reach a consensus for action. A climate...

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Agenda Setting and Natural Hazards

Rob A. DeLeo.

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...

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