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The Resource Climate change as a security risk, German Advisory Council on Global Change

Climate change as a security risk, German Advisory Council on Global Change

Label
Climate change as a security risk
Title
Climate change as a security risk
Statement of responsibility
German Advisory Council on Global Change
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Without resolute counteraction, climate change will overstretch many societies' adaptive capacities within the coming decades. This could result in destabilization and violence, jeopardizing national and international security to a new degree. However, climate change could also unite the international community, provided that it recognizes climate change as a threat to humankind and soon sets the course for the avoidance of dangerous anthropogenic climate change by adopting a dynamic and globally coordinated climate policy. If it fails to do so, climate change will draw ever-deeper lines of di
Dewey number
363.73874526
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Wissenschaftlicher Beirat der Bundesregierung Globale Umweltveränderungen (Germany)
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  • Climatic changes
  • Environmental policy
  • Security, International
Label
Climate change as a security risk, German Advisory Council on Global Change
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 215-234) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Boxes; Tables; Figures; Acronyms and Abbreviations; Summary for Policy-makers; Chapter 1 Introduction; Chapter 2 Environmental change in security discourse; Chapter 3 Known conflict impacts of environmental change; Chapter 4 Rising conflict risks due to state fragility and a changing world order; Chapter 5 Impacts of climate change on the biosphere and human society; Chapter 6 Conflict constellations; Chapter 7 Hotspots of climate change: Selected regions; Chapter 8 Climate change as a driver of social destabilization and threat to international security
Control code
ocn669496499
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 248 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781849775939
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)669496499
Label
Climate change as a security risk, German Advisory Council on Global Change
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 215-234) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Boxes; Tables; Figures; Acronyms and Abbreviations; Summary for Policy-makers; Chapter 1 Introduction; Chapter 2 Environmental change in security discourse; Chapter 3 Known conflict impacts of environmental change; Chapter 4 Rising conflict risks due to state fragility and a changing world order; Chapter 5 Impacts of climate change on the biosphere and human society; Chapter 6 Conflict constellations; Chapter 7 Hotspots of climate change: Selected regions; Chapter 8 Climate change as a driver of social destabilization and threat to international security
Control code
ocn669496499
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 248 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781849775939
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)669496499

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