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Confronting Climate Change
     

Confronting Climate Change

by Constance Lever-Tracy
 

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What are the manifest and likely future consequences of climate change? How will the world respond to the challenges of climate change in the twenty-first century? How should people think about confronting the politics of climate change?

In this highly accessible introduction to the predicted global impacts of climate change, Constance Lever-Tracy provides

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What are the manifest and likely future consequences of climate change? How will the world respond to the challenges of climate change in the twenty-first century? How should people think about confronting the politics of climate change?

In this highly accessible introduction to the predicted global impacts of climate change, Constance Lever-Tracy provides an authoritative guide to one of the most controversial issues facing the future of our planet. Discussing how the social and natural sciences must work together more effectively in confronting climate change, Lever-Tracy provides a sober, critical assessment of the politics of global warming and climate change.

By combining sociology, environmental studies and politics, Confronting Climate Change will serve as an introduction that will appeal to students and general readers alike.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781136819841
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
03/30/2011
Series:
Shortcuts
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
128
File size:
169 KB

Meet the Author

Constance Lever-Tracy was Senior Lecturer in Sociology at Flinders University of South Australia, now retired. Her recent work includes editing the Routledge Handbook of Climate Change and Society (2010), and the entry for ‘Global Warming’ in the International Encyclopaedia of the Social Sciences (2008).

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