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Assessing vulnerability to global environmental change : making research useful for adaptation, decision making and policy, edited by Anthony G. Patt ... [et al.]

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Assessing vulnerability to global environmental change : making research useful for adaptation, decision making and policy
Title
Assessing vulnerability to global environmental change
Title remainder
making research useful for adaptation, decision making and policy
Statement of responsibility
edited by Anthony G. Patt ... [et al.]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Patt, Anthony G
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  • Global environmental change
  • Environmental policy
  • Environmental risk assessment
Label
Assessing vulnerability to global environmental change : making research useful for adaptation, decision making and policy, edited by Anthony G. Patt ... [et al.]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
  • Vulnerability Assessments in the Developed World:The UK and Norway
  • Ian Holman and Lars Otto Naess
  • 4.
  • Vulnerability Assessments in the Developing World: Mozambique and South Africa
  • Siri Eriksen, Coleen Vogel, Gina Ziervogel, Franziska Steinbruch and Florence Nazare
  • 5.
  • Global Assessment of Coastal Vulnerability to Sea-Level Rise: Experience from DINAS-COAST
  • Richard J. T. Klein and Jochen Hinkel
  • 6.
  • Our Vulnerability to Changes in Ecosystem Services
  • Forewords / Hans Joachim Schellnhuber and Rik Leemans
  • Dagmar Schroter
  • 7.
  • Assessing Vulnerability of Human Health
  • Hans-Martin Fussel and Kristie L. Ebi
  • 8.
  • Mapping Double Exposure to Climate Change and Trade Liberalization as an Awareness-Raising Tool
  • Robin Leichenko and Karen O'Brien
  • 9.
  • An Agent-Based Framework for Assessing Vulnerability Futures
  • Lilibeth Acosta-Michlik and Mark Rounsevell
  • 1.
  • 10.
  • Assessing Financial and Economic Vulnerability to Natural Hazards: Bridging the Gap between Scientific Assessment and the Implementation of Disaster Risk Management with the CatSim Model
  • Stefan Hochrainer and Reinhard Mechler
  • 11.
  • Evaluation of a Stakeholder Dialogue on European Vulnerability to Global Change
  • A. Cristina de la Vega-Leinert and Dagmar Schroter
  • 12.
  • Defining Dangerous Climate Change: The Beijing Exercise
  • Martin Welp, Antonella Battaglini and Carlo C. Jaeger
  • 13.
  • Vulnerability Research and Assessment to Support Adaptation and Mitigation: Common Themes from the Diversity of Approaches
  • A Framework for Analysing Methodologies of Vulnerability Assessments
  • Jochen Hinkel
  • Anthony G. Patt, Dagmar Schroter, A. Cristina de la Vega-Leiner and Richard J. T. Klein
  • 2.
  • The House is Both Empty and Sad: Social Vulnerability, Environmental Disturbance, Economic Change and the Irish Potato Famine
  • Evan D. G. Fraser
  • 3.
Control code
ocn237018318
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxv, 258 p.
Isbn
9781844076970
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2008033032
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)237018318
Label
Assessing vulnerability to global environmental change : making research useful for adaptation, decision making and policy, edited by Anthony G. Patt ... [et al.]
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
  • Vulnerability Assessments in the Developed World:The UK and Norway
  • Ian Holman and Lars Otto Naess
  • 4.
  • Vulnerability Assessments in the Developing World: Mozambique and South Africa
  • Siri Eriksen, Coleen Vogel, Gina Ziervogel, Franziska Steinbruch and Florence Nazare
  • 5.
  • Global Assessment of Coastal Vulnerability to Sea-Level Rise: Experience from DINAS-COAST
  • Richard J. T. Klein and Jochen Hinkel
  • 6.
  • Our Vulnerability to Changes in Ecosystem Services
  • Forewords / Hans Joachim Schellnhuber and Rik Leemans
  • Dagmar Schroter
  • 7.
  • Assessing Vulnerability of Human Health
  • Hans-Martin Fussel and Kristie L. Ebi
  • 8.
  • Mapping Double Exposure to Climate Change and Trade Liberalization as an Awareness-Raising Tool
  • Robin Leichenko and Karen O'Brien
  • 9.
  • An Agent-Based Framework for Assessing Vulnerability Futures
  • Lilibeth Acosta-Michlik and Mark Rounsevell
  • 1.
  • 10.
  • Assessing Financial and Economic Vulnerability to Natural Hazards: Bridging the Gap between Scientific Assessment and the Implementation of Disaster Risk Management with the CatSim Model
  • Stefan Hochrainer and Reinhard Mechler
  • 11.
  • Evaluation of a Stakeholder Dialogue on European Vulnerability to Global Change
  • A. Cristina de la Vega-Leinert and Dagmar Schroter
  • 12.
  • Defining Dangerous Climate Change: The Beijing Exercise
  • Martin Welp, Antonella Battaglini and Carlo C. Jaeger
  • 13.
  • Vulnerability Research and Assessment to Support Adaptation and Mitigation: Common Themes from the Diversity of Approaches
  • A Framework for Analysing Methodologies of Vulnerability Assessments
  • Jochen Hinkel
  • Anthony G. Patt, Dagmar Schroter, A. Cristina de la Vega-Leiner and Richard J. T. Klein
  • 2.
  • The House is Both Empty and Sad: Social Vulnerability, Environmental Disturbance, Economic Change and the Irish Potato Famine
  • Evan D. G. Fraser
  • 3.
Control code
ocn237018318
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxv, 258 p.
Isbn
9781844076970
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2008033032
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)237018318

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