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Encyclopedia of global warming & climate change

Verfasser/in: S George Philander
Verlag: Thousand Oaks, Calif. : SAGE Publications, ©2012.
Serien: Gale virtual reference library
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Explores major topics related to global warming and climate change-ranging geographically from the North Pole to the South Pole, and thematically from social effects to scientific causes. Covers the science and history of climate change, the controversies over climate-change theories, the role of societies, the industrial and economic factors, and the sociological aspects of climate change.
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Encyclopedia of global warming & climate change.
Thousand Oaks, Calif. : SAGE Publications, c2012
(DLC) 2012002545
(OCoLC)757489090
Medientyp: Dokument, Internetquelle
Dokumenttyp: Internet-Ressource, Computer-Datei
Alle Autoren: S George Philander
ISBN: 9781412992626 1412992621 9781452218564 1452218560
OCLC-Nummer: 805580328
Anmerkungen: Prev. ed. published under title: Encyclopedia of global warming and climate change.
Beschreibung: 1 online resource (3 v. (xliii, 1641 p.)) : ill.
Inhalt: v. 1. Abrupt climate changes --
Adaptation --
Additionality --
Aerosols --
Afforestation --
Afghanistan --
Agriculture --
Agulhas current --
Air Force, U.S. --
Alabama --
Alaska --
Alaska Climate Research Center --
Albania --
Albedo --
Algeria --
Alliance of Small Island States --
Alliance to Save Energy --
Alternative energy, Overview --
American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy --
American Electric Power --
American Gas Association --
American Geophysical Union --
American Meteorological Society --
Andorra --
Angola --
Annex I/B Countries --
Antarctic circumpolar current --
Antarctic ice sheet --
Antarctic Meteorology Research Center --
Anthropocene --
Anthropogenic forcing --
Anticyclones --
Antigua and Barbuda --
Arakawa, Akio --
Arctic and Arctic Ocean --
Argentina --
Arizona --
Arkansas --
Armenia --
Arrhenius, Svante August --
Asia-Pacific Partnership on Clean Development and Climate --
Atlantic Ocean --
Atmosphere, Climate and Environment Information Programme --
Atmospheric absorption of solar radiation --
Atmospheric boundary layer --
Atmospheric component of models --
Atmospheric composition --
Atmospheric emission of infrared radiation --
Atmospheric general circulation models --
Atmospheric Research and Information Centre --
Atmospheric vertical structure --
Aurora --
Australia --
Austria --
Automobiles --
Aviation --
Azerbaijan --
Bahamas --
Bahrain --
Bali roadmap --
Bangladesh --
Barbados --
Belarus --
Belgium --
Belize --
Benguela current --
Benin --
Berlin Mandate --
Bhutan --
Biogeochemical feedbacks --
Blizzards --
Bolin, Bert --
Bolivia --
Bosnia and Herzegovina --
Botanical gardens --
Botany --
Botswana --
BP --
BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill --
Brazil --
Brazil Proposal --
Broecker, Wallace --
Brunei Darussalam --
Bryan, Kirk --
Bryson, Reid --
Budyko, Mikhail --
Bulgaria --
Burkina Faso --
Burundi --
Bush Administration, George H. W. --
Bush Administration, George W. --
California --
California Institute of Technology --
Cambodia --
Cameroon --
Canada --
Canadian Association for Renewable Energies --
Cantor Fitzgerald EBS --
Cape Verde --
Capitalism --
Carbon, Black --
Carbon capture and storage --
Carbon cycle --
Carbon dioxide --
Carbon dioxide equivalent --
Carbon footprint --
Carbon markets --
Carbon offsets --
Carbon permits --
Carbon sequestration --
Carbon sinks --
Carbon tax --
Carter Administration --
Cenozoic Era --
Center for Clean Air Policy --
Center for Climate and Energy Solutions --
Center for Energy Efficiency --
Center for International Climate and Environmental Research --
Center for International Environmental Law --
Center for Ocean-Atmospheric Prediction Studies --
Center for Science and Environment --
Central African Republic --
Certified emissions reduction --
Chad --
Chamber of Commerce, U.S. --
Chamberlin, Thomas C. --
Chaos theory --
Charismatic megafauna --
Charney, Jule Gregory --
Chemistry --
Chile --
China --
Chlorofluorocarbons --
Clean Air Act, U.S. --
Clean Development Mechanism --
Climap Project --
Climate --
Climate action network --
Climate change, Effects of --
Climate Change Expert Group --
Climate Change Knowledge Network --
Climate cycles --
Climate debt --
Climate feedback --
Climate forcing --
Climate Impacts LINK Project --
Climate justice --
Climate Justice Now! --
Climate models --
Climate policy, U.S. --
Climate sensitivity and feedbacks --
Climate thresholds --
Climate zones --
Climate-Gate --
Climatic data, Atmospheric Observations --
Climatic data, Cave Records --
Climate data, Historical Records --
Climatic data, Ice Observations --
Climatic data, Instrumental Records --
Climatic data, Lake Records --
Climatic data, Nature of the Data --
Climatic data, Oceanic Observations --
Climatic data, Proxy Records --
Climatic data, Reanalysis --
Climate data, Sea Floor Records --
Climatic data, Sediment Records --
Climatic data, Tree Ring Records --
Climatic Research Unit --
Clinton Administration --
Cloud feedback --
Clouds, Cirrus --
Clouds, Cumulus --
Clouds, Stratus --
Coal --
Colombia --
Colorado --
Colorado Climate Center --
Colorado State University --
Columbia University --
Common but differentiated responsibility --
Community-based adaptation --
Comoros --
Compliance --
Computer models --
Condensation --
Conference of the Parties --
Congo --
Congo, Democratic Republic of --
Connecticut --
Conservation --
Conservation biology --
Contraction and convergence --
Convection --
Cooperative Institute for Arctic Research --
Copenhagen Summit/Conference --
Coriolis force --
Cornell University --
Costa Rica --
Côte D'Ivoire --
Cretaceous Period --
Croatia --
Croll, James --
Cuba --
Culture --
Current --
Cyclones --
Cyprus --
Czech Republic --
Dangerous anthropogenic Interference --
David Suzuki Foundation --
Declaration of the Hague --
Deforestation --
Delaware --
Denmark --
Department of Defense, U.S. --
Department of Energy, U.S. --
Department of State, U.S. --
Department of the Interior, U.S. --
Desert Research Institute --
Desertification --
Deserts --
Detection of climate changes --
Developing countries --
Diseases --
Djibouti --
Doldrums --
Dominica --
Dominican Republic --
Doris Duke Charitable Foundation --
Drift ice --
Drought --
Dynamical feedbacks --
Earth's climate history --
Earthshine --
East Timor --
Ecological footprint --
Ecological Society of America --
Economics, Cost of Affecting Climate Change --
Economics, Impact from Climate Change --
Ecosystems --
Ecuador --
Edison Electric Institute --
Education --
Egypt --
Ekman Layer --
El Niño and La Niña --
El Salvador --
Emissions, Baseline --
Emissions, Cement Industry --
Emissions, Trading --
Energy, Climate --
Energy Balance Models --
Energy Efficiency --
Environmental Defense Fund --
Environmental development action in the Third World --
Environmental Financial Products, LLC --
Environmental history --
Environmental Protection Agency, U.S. --
Equatorial countercurrent --
Equatorial Guinea --
Equatorial undercurrent --
Eritrea --
Estonia --
Ethics --
Ethiopia --
European Commission --
European Union --
European Union Emissions Trading Scheme --
Evaporation and transpiration --
Evaporation feedbacks --
Evolution of the atmosphere. v. 2. Fiji --
Finland --
Flexibility mechanisms --
Floods --
Florida --
Florida International University --
Florida State University --
Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei --
Food miles --
Food production --
Foraminifera --
Forced climate variability --
Forests --
Fossil fuels --
Foundation for International Environmental Law and Development --
Fourier, Joseph --
Fourth Assessment Report --
France --
Friends of the Earth --
G8/G20 --
G77 --
Gabon --
Gaia hypothesis --
Gambia --
Gender and climate change --
Geoengineering --
Geography --
Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory --
Georgia (Country) --
Georgia (U.S. State) --
Geospatial technology --
Germany --
Ghana --
Glaciers, Retreating --
Glaciology --
Global Atmospheric Research Program --
Global Environment Facility --
Global Industrial and Social Progress Research Institute --
Global Ocean Observing System --
Global warming --
Global warming, Attribution of --
Global warming, Impacts of --
Global warming debate --
Goddard Institute for Space Studies --
Gore, Albert, Jr. --
Greece --
Green buildings --
Green cities --
Green design --
Green economy --
Green homes --
Greenhouse effect --
Greenhouse gas emissions --
Greenhouse gas regulation --
Greenland ice cores --
Greenland ice sheet --
Greenpeace International --
Grenada --
Gross national product --
Gross primary production --
Guatemala --
Guinea --
Guinea-Bissau --
Gulf Stream --
Guyana --
Hadley, George --
Hadley Circulation --
Haiti --
Hansen, James --
Hawai`i --
Health --
Heat, Latent --
Heat, Sensible --
Heinz Center --
Historical development of climate models --
History of climatology --
History of meteorology --
Holocene Period --
Honduras --
Hot air --
Human rights and climate change --
Hungary --
Hurricanes and typhoons --
Hydroflourocarbons --
Hydrological cycle --
Ice ages --
Ice Albedo Feedback --
Ice component of models --
Iceland --
Idaho --
Illinois --
An Inconvenient Truth --
India --
Indian Ocean --
Indiana --
Indiana University --
Indigenous communities --
Indonesia --
Industrialization --
Integrated assessment --
Integrated science program --
Intensity targets --
InterAcademy Council Report on IPCC --
Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change --
Internal climate variability --
International Council of Scientific Unions --
International Energy Agency --
International Geophysical Year --
International Geosphere-Biosphere Program --
International Institute for Sustainable Development --
International Renewable Energy Agency --
International Research Institute for Climate and Society --
International Solar Energy Society --
International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics --
Intertropical convergence zone --
Inuit --
Iowa --
Iran --
Iraq --
Ireland --
Israel --
Italy --
Jamaica --
Japan --
Jet streams --
Joint implementation --
Joint Institute for the Study of the Atmosphere and Ocean --
Jordan --
Jurassic Period --
Kansas --
Kazakhstan --
Keeling, Charles David --
Kentucky --
Kenya --
Kiribati --
Korea, North --
Korea, South --
Kuroshio current --
Kuwait --
Kyoto Protocol --
Kyrgyzstan --
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory Climate Modeling and Diagnostics Group --
Land component of models --
Land use --
Land Use, land-use change, and forestry --
Laos --
Latvia --
Lebanon --
Lesotho --
Liberia --
Liechtenstein --
Life cycle analysis --
Lindzen, Richard --
Lithuania --
Little Ice Age --
Livelihoods --
Lorenz, Edward --
Louisiana --
Louisiana State University --
Luxembourg --
Macedonia --
Madagascar --
Maine --
Malawi --
Malaysia --
Maldives --
Mali --
Malta --
Manabe, Syukuro --
Marine mammals --
Marrakesh Accords --
Marshall Institute --
Marshall Islands --
Maryland --
Massachusetts --
Massachusetts Institute of Technology --
Mauritania --
Mauritius --
Maximum sustainable yield --
Measurement and assessment --
Media, books, and journals --
Media, Internet --
Media, TV --
Meridional overturning circulation --
Mesosphere --
Mesozoic Era --
Methane cycle --
Mexico --
Michigan --
Micronesia --
Midwestern Regional Climate Center --
Milankovitch, Milutin --
Milankovitch Cycles --
Minnesota --
Mississippi --
Mississippi State University --
Missouri --
Mitigation --
Mixed layer --
Modeling of ice ages --
Modeling of ocean circulation --
Modeling of paleoclimates --
Moldova --
Monaco --
Mongolia --
Monsoons --
Montana --
Montreal Protocol --
Morocco --
Movements, Environmental --
Mozambique --
Munk, Walter --
Myanmar --
Namibia --
National Academy of Sciences --
National Aeronautics and Space Administration --
National Association of Energy Service Companies --
National Center for Atmospheric Research --
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration --
National Science Foundation --
Natural Gas --
Natural Resources Defense Council --
Nauru --
Navy, U.S. --
Nebraska --
Needs and wants --
Nepal --
Net primary production --
Netherlands --
Nevada --
New Hampshire --
New Jersey --
New Mexico --
New York --
New Zealand --
Nicaragua --
Niger --
Nigeria --
Nitrous oxide --
No regrets options --
Nongovernmental organizations --
North Atlantic oscillation --
North Carolina --
North Dakota --
Norway --
Nuclear power --
Obama Administration --
Ocean component of models --
Oceanic changes --
Oceanography --
Offshoring emissions --
Ohio --
Ohio State University --
Oil, Consumption of --
Oil, Production of --
Oklahoma --
Oman --
Orbital parameters, Eccentricity --
Orbital parameters, Obliquity --
Orbital parameters, Precession --
Oregon --
Oregon Climate Service --
Oregon State University --
Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development --
Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development Documents --
Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries --
Oxygen cycle --
v. 3. Pacific Ocean --
Pakistan --
Palau --
Paleoclimates --
Paleozoic Era --
Panama --
Papua New Guinea --
Paraguay --
Penguins --
Pennsylvania --
Perfluorocarbons --
Peru --
Peruvian current --
Philippines --
Phillips, Norman --
Phytoplankton --
Plants --
Pleistocene Epoch --
Pliocene Epoch --
Poland --
Polar bears --
Policy, International --
Pollution, Air --
Pollution, Land --
Pollution, Water --
Population --
Portugal --
Poverty and climate change --
Precambrian Eon --
Precautionary principle --
Precipitation --
Preparedness --
Princeton University --
Public awareness --
Qatar --
Quaternary Period --
Radiation, Absorption --
Radiation, Infrared --
Radiation, Long Wave --
Radiation, Microwave --
Radiation, Short Wave --
Radiation, Ultraviolet --
Radiative feedbacks --
Rain --
Rainfall patterns --
Reducing emissions from deforestation and forest degradation (UN-REDD) --
Refugees, Environmental and Climate --
Religion --
Renewable Energy, Bioenergy --
Renewable Energy, Biomass --
Renewable Energy, Geothermal --
Renewable Energy, Overview --
Renewable Energy, Solar --
Renewable Energy, Wind --
Renewable Energy Policy Project --
Resources --
Resources for the future --
Revelle, Roger --
Rhode Island --
Richardson, Lewis Fry --
Rio+20 --
Risk --
Romania --
Rossby, Carl-Gustav --
Royal Dutch/Shell Group --
Royal Meteorological Society --
Russia --
Rwanda --
Saint Kitts and Nevis --
Saint Lucia --
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines --
Salinity --
Samoa --
San Marino --
São Tomé and Príncipe --
Saudi Arabia --
Schneider, Stephen H. --
Scripps Institution of Oceanography --
Sea ice --
Sea level, Rising --
Seasonal cycle --
Seawater, Composition of --
Senegal --
Serbia --
Seychelles --
Sierra Leone --
Simulation and predictability of seasonal and interannual variations --
Singapore --
Singer, S. Fred --
Slovakia --
Slovenia --
Smagorinsky, Joseph --
Small farmers --
Snowball Earth --
Social ecology --
Soil organic carbon --
Soils --
Solar Energy Industries Association --
Solar wind --
Solomon Islands --
Somali current --
Somalia --
South Africa --
South Carolina --
South Dakota --
Southern ocean --
Southern Oscillation Index --
Spain --
Species extinction --
Sri Lanka --
Stanford University --
Stern Review --
Stockholm Environment Institute --
Stommel, Henry --
Stratopause --
Stratosphere --
Sudan --
Sulfur dioxide --
Sulfur hexafluoride --
Sunlight --
Sunspots --
Suriname --
Sustainability --
Sverdrup, Harald Ulrik --
Swaziland --
Sweden --
Switzerland --
Syria --
Tajikistan --
Tanzania --
Tata Energy Research Institute --
Technology --
Technology transfer --
Tennessee --
Tertiary Period --
Texas --
Thailand --
Thermocline --
Thermodynamics --
Thermohaline circulation --
Thermosphere --
Thunderstorms --
Togo --
Tonga --
Toronto Conference --
Tourism --
Trade winds --
Transportation --
Triassic Period --
Trinidad and Tobago --
Tropopause --
Troposphere --
Tsunamis --
Tunisia --
Turkey --
Turkmenistan --
Tuvalu --
Tyndall, John --
Uganda --
Ukraine --
United Arab Emirates --
United Kingdom --
United Nations Conference on Trade and Development --
United Nations Development Programme --
United Nations Environment Programme --
United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change --
United States --
United States Global Change Research Program --
University Corporation for Atmospheric Research --
University Corporation for Atmospheric Research Joint Office for Science Support --
University of Alaska --
University of California, Berkeley --
University of Colorado --
University of East Anglia --
University of Hawai'i --
University of Maryland --
University of New Hampshire --
University of Oklahoma --
University of Washington --
Upwelling, Coastal --
Upwelling, Equatorial --
Uruguay --
Utah --
Utah Climate Center --
Uzbekistan --
Validation of climate models --
Vanuatu --
Venezuela --
Vermont --
Vienna Convention --
Vietnam --
Villach Conference --
Virginia --
Volcanism --
Von Neumann, John --
Vostok ice core --
Vulnerability --
Walker, Gilbert Thomas --
Walker Circulation --
Washington --
Washington, Warren --
Waves, Gravity --
Waves, Internal --
Waves, Kelvin --
Waves, Planetary --
Waves, Rossby --
Weather --
Weather World 2010 Project --
West Virginia --
Western boundary currents --
Western Regional Climate Center --
Wind-driven circulation --
Winds, Easterlies --
Winds, Westerlies --
Wisconsin --
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution --
World Bank --
World Business Council for Sustainable Development --
World Climate Research Programme --
World Health Organization --
World Meteorological Organization --
World Resources Institute --
World systems theory --
World Trade Organization --
World Weather Watch --
World Wildlife Fund --
Worldwatch Institute --
Wyoming --
Yemen --
Younger Dryas --
Zambia --
Zimbabwe --
Zooplankton.
Serientitel: Gale virtual reference library
Andere Titel Encyclopedia of global warming and climate change
Verfasserangabe: general editor, S. George Philander.

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