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Published: 25 September 2008

192 Pages | 15 halftones, 16 color and 15 line illustrations


ISBN: 9780195177312

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Environmental Change and Globalization

Doubles Exposures

Robin Leichenko and Karen O'Brien

  • Authors introduce a new framework that shows that it is impossible to understand the full implications of all types of global environmental change-including policies to address those changes-without considering how they interact with globalization
  • Engages with the current discussions and debates on climate change and its impacts
  • While many books and articles have explored specific environmental events, such as Hurricane Katrina, the book provides a broader framework for investigation of many types of environmental shocks and stresses

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