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The Resource Climate change and energy insecurity : the challenge for peace, security and development, edited by Felix Dodds, Andrew Higham and Richard Sherman ; with a foreword by Achim Steiner

Climate change and energy insecurity : the challenge for peace, security and development, edited by Felix Dodds, Andrew Higham and Richard Sherman ; with a foreword by Achim Steiner

Label
Climate change and energy insecurity : the challenge for peace, security and development
Title
Climate change and energy insecurity
Title remainder
the challenge for peace, security and development
Statement of responsibility
edited by Felix Dodds, Andrew Higham and Richard Sherman ; with a foreword by Achim Steiner
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Climate change is now recognised as one of the greatest challenges facing the international community and when coupled with energy production and use - the most significant contributor to climate change - and the related security problems the double threat to international security and human development is of the highest order. This wide-ranging book brings together leading thinkers from academia, government and civil society to examine and address the global insecurity and development challenges arising from the twin thrust of climate change and the energy supply crunch. Part one considers ene
Dewey number
363.7/0526
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Dodds, Felix
  • Higham, Andrew
  • Sherman, Richard
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  • Climatic changes
  • Energy development
  • Security, International
Label
Climate change and energy insecurity : the challenge for peace, security and development, edited by Felix Dodds, Andrew Higham and Richard Sherman ; with a foreword by Achim Steiner
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Bioenergy : neither golden solution nor prescription for disaster
  • Jürgen Maier
  • Localized energy conflicts in the oil sector
  • Nnimmo Bassey
  • Creating a climate of security : the latest science and acceptable risk
  • Andrew Higham
  • Climate of fear : environment, migration and security
  • Devyani Gupta
  • Changing economics
  • Nicholas Stern
  • Challenge of climate change from a developing country
  • Water scenarios : 'the unpredictable flow'
  • Johan Kuylenstierna, Michael Moore and David Trouba
  • Handling or not handling the food crisis
  • Jacque Diouf
  • Climate change and biodiversity loss : the great new threats to peace, security and development
  • Ahmed Djoghlaf
  • Climate change : a new threat to Middle East security
  • Gidon Bromberg [and others]
  • At the water's edge : climate justice, small islands and sustainable development
  • Stuart Beck and Michael K. Dorsey
  • Marthinhus van Schalkwyk
  • Climate risks and insecurities
  • Melinda Kimble
  • Multilateral system for climate and energy security : what roles for existing institutions?
  • Felix Dodds and Richard Sherman
  • Who decides? ; the role of the United Nations and Security Council in addressing climate and energy insecurity
  • Chris Spence
  • Financing the low-carbon transition in developing countries : the role of multilateral development banks
  • Barbara J. Bramble
  • European Union response to the challenge
  • Stavros Dimas
  • Energy consumption challenge of the industrialized world : an overview of German climate policy
  • Sub-national climate change action model for the world
  • Linda Adams and Steve Howard
  • Green new deal : poverty reduction and economic stability in a carbon-constrained world
  • Andrew Simms
  • Energy, climate change and human security : the trade union challenge
  • Winston Gereluk and Lucien Royer
  • What is a credible corporate response to the climate change?
  • Craig Bennett
  • Taking action : financing a climate change technology revolution
  • Andrew Higham
  • Sigmar Gabriel
  • Oil : how can Europe kick the habit of dependence?
  • Derek Osborn
  • Nuclear option
  • Elizabeth Dowdeswell
Control code
ocn593295729
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxv, 282 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781844078561
Lccn
2009027987
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)593295729
Label
Climate change and energy insecurity : the challenge for peace, security and development, edited by Felix Dodds, Andrew Higham and Richard Sherman ; with a foreword by Achim Steiner
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Bioenergy : neither golden solution nor prescription for disaster
  • Jürgen Maier
  • Localized energy conflicts in the oil sector
  • Nnimmo Bassey
  • Creating a climate of security : the latest science and acceptable risk
  • Andrew Higham
  • Climate of fear : environment, migration and security
  • Devyani Gupta
  • Changing economics
  • Nicholas Stern
  • Challenge of climate change from a developing country
  • Water scenarios : 'the unpredictable flow'
  • Johan Kuylenstierna, Michael Moore and David Trouba
  • Handling or not handling the food crisis
  • Jacque Diouf
  • Climate change and biodiversity loss : the great new threats to peace, security and development
  • Ahmed Djoghlaf
  • Climate change : a new threat to Middle East security
  • Gidon Bromberg [and others]
  • At the water's edge : climate justice, small islands and sustainable development
  • Stuart Beck and Michael K. Dorsey
  • Marthinhus van Schalkwyk
  • Climate risks and insecurities
  • Melinda Kimble
  • Multilateral system for climate and energy security : what roles for existing institutions?
  • Felix Dodds and Richard Sherman
  • Who decides? ; the role of the United Nations and Security Council in addressing climate and energy insecurity
  • Chris Spence
  • Financing the low-carbon transition in developing countries : the role of multilateral development banks
  • Barbara J. Bramble
  • European Union response to the challenge
  • Stavros Dimas
  • Energy consumption challenge of the industrialized world : an overview of German climate policy
  • Sub-national climate change action model for the world
  • Linda Adams and Steve Howard
  • Green new deal : poverty reduction and economic stability in a carbon-constrained world
  • Andrew Simms
  • Energy, climate change and human security : the trade union challenge
  • Winston Gereluk and Lucien Royer
  • What is a credible corporate response to the climate change?
  • Craig Bennett
  • Taking action : financing a climate change technology revolution
  • Andrew Higham
  • Sigmar Gabriel
  • Oil : how can Europe kick the habit of dependence?
  • Derek Osborn
  • Nuclear option
  • Elizabeth Dowdeswell
Control code
ocn593295729
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxv, 282 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781844078561
Lccn
2009027987
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)593295729

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