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Climate change science : a modern synthesis

Author: G Thomas Farmer; John Cook, (Climatologist)
Publisher: Dordrecht : Springer, [2013]- ©2013-
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Vol. 1. The physical climate: The principles of climate change science, emphasizing the empirical evidence for climate change and a warming world.
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Genre/Form: Textbooks
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: G Thomas Farmer; John Cook, (Climatologist)
ISBN: 00421781965 9400757565 9789400757561 9789400797321 940079732X
OCLC Number: 811000063
Description: 2 volumes : illustrations (some color), maps (some color) ; 24 cm
Contents: Volume 1. The physical climate --
Part I. Scientific principles and the scientific method: Introduction --
Scientific principles --
The scientific method and its use. --
Part II. Overview of climate change science: Earth's energy budget --
Climate change trends --
Earth's surface temperature --
Climate change science as earth science. --
Part III. Earth's atmosphere: Introduction to earth's atmosphere --
Carbon dioxide, other greenhouse gases, and the carbon cycle --
Earth's albedo, radiative forcing and climate change --
Atmospheric circulation and climate. --
Part IV. The world ocean and climate: The world ocean --
Ocean heat content and rising sea level. --
Part V. Earth's cryosphere and climate history: Glaciers and the lates Ice Age --
Permafrost and methane. --
Part VI. Land and its climates: Continents and mountain ranges --
Climate classifications. --
Part VII. Climate models: Types of models. --
Part VIII. Climates of the past (Paleoclimatology): Ancient climates and proxies --
Climates of the recent past --
Pleistocene glaciations. --
Part IX. Future climates and mitigation: Projections of future climates. --
[Skeptics and deniers of global warming]: Understanding climate change denial --
Part XI. Specific declarations against climate science and climate scientists: Rebuttals to climate myths.
Responsibility: G. Thomas Farmer, John Cook.
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