The Resource Encyclopedia of global warming and climate change, S. George Philander, editor

Encyclopedia of global warming and climate change, S. George Philander, editor

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Encyclopedia of global warming and climate change
Title
Encyclopedia of global warming and climate change
Statement of responsibility
S. George Philander, editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
363.738/7403
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC981.8.G56
LC item number
E47 2008
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
QC981.8.G56
NAL item number
E47 2008
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • encyclopedias
Encyclopedia of global warming and climate change, S. George Philander, editor
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Alabama
  • Alaska
  • Alaska Climate Research Center
  • Albania
  • Albedo
  • Algeria
  • Alliance of Small Island States
  • Alliance to Save Energy
  • Alternative energy, Ethanol
  • Alternative energy, Overview
  • Abrupt climate changes
  • Alternative energy, Solar
  • Alternative energy, Wind
  • American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy
  • American Electric Power
  • American Gas Association
  • American Geophysical Union
  • American Meteorological Society
  • Andorra
  • Angola
  • Animals
  • Adaptation
  • An
  • Inconvenient Truth
  • Antarctic circumpolar Current
  • Antarctic ice sheets
  • Antarctic Meteorology Research Center
  • Anthropogenic forcing
  • Anticyclones
  • Antigua and Barbuda
  • Applied Energy Services, Inc.
  • Arakawa, Akio
  • Aerosols
  • Arctic Ocean
  • Argentina
  • Arizona
  • Arkansas
  • Armenia
  • Arrhenius, Svante August
  • Atlantic Ocean -
  • Atmosphere, Climate and Environment Information Programme (UK)
  • Atmospheric absorption of solar radiation
  • Atmospheric boundary layer
  • Afforestation
  • Atmospheric component of models
  • Atmospheric composition
  • Atmospheric emission of infrared radiation
  • Atmospheric general circulation models
  • Atmospheric Research and Information Centre
  • Atmospheric vertical structure
  • Attribution of global warming
  • Aurora
  • Australia --
  • Afghanistan
  • Agriculture
  • Agulhas Current
  • Air Force, U.S.
  • Belarus
  • Belgium
  • Belize
  • Benguela Current
  • Benin
  • Berlin Mandate
  • Bhutan
  • Biogeochemical feedbacks
  • Biology
  • Biomass
  • Austria
  • Blizzards
  • Bolin, Bert
  • Bolivia
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Botany
  • Botswana
  • BP
  • Brazil
  • Broecker, Wallace
  • Brunei Darussalam
  • Automobiles
  • Bryan, Kirk
  • Bryson, Reid
  • Budyko, Mikhail
  • Bulgaria
  • Burkina Faso
  • Burundi
  • Bush (George H.W.) administration
  • Bush (George W.) administration
  • California
  • California Institute of Technology
  • Aviation
  • Cambodia
  • Cameroon
  • Canada
  • Canadian Association for Renewable Energies
  • Cantor Fitzgerald EBS
  • Cape Verde
  • Capitalism
  • Carbon cycle
  • Carbon dioxide
  • Carbon emissions
  • Azerbaijan
  • Carbon footprints
  • Carbon permits
  • Carbon sequestration
  • Carbon sinks
  • Cenozoic era
  • Center for Clean Air Policy
  • Center for Energy Efficiency
  • Center for International Climate and Environment Research
  • Center for Ocean-Atmospheric Prediction Studies
  • Center Science and Environment (India)
  • Bahamas
  • Central African Republic
  • Chad
  • Chamerlin, Thomas C.
  • Chaos theory
  • Charney, Jule Gregory
  • Chemistry
  • Chile
  • China
  • Clean Air Act, U.S.
  • Clean development mechanism
  • Bahrain
  • CLIMAP Project
  • Climate --
  • Bangladesh
  • Barbados
  • Climate sensitivity and feedbacks
  • Climate thresholds
  • Climate zones
  • Climatic data, Atmospheric observations
  • Climatic data, Cave records
  • Climatic data, Historical records
  • Climatic data, Ice observations
  • Climatic data, Instrumental records
  • Climatic data, Lake records
  • Climatic data, Nature of the data
  • Climate Action Network
  • climatic data, Oceanic observations
  • Climatic data, proxy records
  • Climatic data, Reanalysis
  • Climatic data, Sea floor records
  • Climatic data, Sediment records
  • Climatic data, Tree ring records
  • Climatic Research Unit
  • Clinton administration
  • Cloud feedback
  • Clouds, Cirrus
  • Climate change, Effects
  • Clouds, Stratus
  • Coal
  • Colombia
  • Colorado
  • Colorado Climate Center
  • Columbia University
  • Comoros
  • Compliance
  • Computer models
  • Condensation
  • Climate Change Knowledge Network
  • Congo
  • Congo, Democratic Republic of
  • Connecticut
  • Conservation
  • Convection
  • Cooperative Institute for Arctic Research
  • Coriolis force
  • Cornell University
  • Costa Rica
  • Côte d'Ivoire
  • Climate cycles
  • Cretaceous era
  • Croatia
  • Croll, James
  • Cuba
  • Culture
  • Current
  • Cyclones
  • Cyprus
  • Czech Republic --
  • Climate feedback
  • Climate forcing
  • Climate Impacts LINK Project
  • Climate models
  • Desert Research Institute
  • Deserts
  • Detection of climate changes
  • Developing countries
  • Diseases
  • Djibouti
  • Doldrums
  • Dominica
  • Dominican Republic
  • Doris Duke Charitable Foundation
  • David Suzuki Foundation
  • Drift ice
  • Drought
  • Dynamical feedbacks
  • Earth's climate history
  • Earthshine
  • East Timor
  • Ecological footprint
  • Economics, Cost of affecting climate change
  • Economics, Impact from climate change
  • Ecosystems
  • Deforestation
  • Ecuador
  • Edison Electric Institute
  • Education
  • Egypt
  • Ekman layer
  • El
  • Niño and La Niña
  • El
  • Salvador
  • Emissions, Baseline
  • Delaware
  • Emissions, Cement industry
  • Emissions, Trading
  • Energy
  • Energy, Renewable
  • Energy balance models
  • Energy efficiency
  • Environmental and societal impacts group
  • Environmental defense
  • Environmental Development Action in the Third World
  • Environment Financial Products, LLC
  • Denmark
  • Environmental history
  • Environmental Law Institute
  • Equatorial countercurrent
  • Equatorial Guinea
  • Equatorial undercurrent
  • Eritrea
  • Estonia
  • Ethics
  • Ethiopia
  • European Commission
  • Department of Defense, U.S.
  • European Union
  • Evaporation and transpiration
  • Evaporation feedbacks
  • Evolution of the atmosphere --
  • Department of Energy, U.S.
  • Department of State, U.S.
  • Desertification
  • Food production
  • Foraminifera
  • Forced climate variability
  • Forests
  • Foundation for International Environmental Law and Development
  • Fourier, Joseph
  • Framework Convention on Climate Change
  • France
  • Friends of the Earth
  • Gabon
  • FEEM (Italy)
  • Gaia hypothesis
  • Gambia
  • Geography
  • Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory
  • Georgia (Nation)
  • Georgia (U.S. state)
  • Geospatial technology
  • Germany
  • Ghana
  • Glaciers, Retreating
  • Fiji
  • Glaciology
  • Global Atmospheric Research Program (GARP)
  • Global Environment Facility (GEF)
  • Global Industrial and Social Progress Research Institute (SISPRI)
  • Globalization
  • Global warming
  • Goddard Institute for Space Studies
  • Gore, Albert, Jr.
  • Greece
  • Green buildings
  • Finland
  • Green cities
  • Green design
  • Green homes
  • Greenhouse effect
  • Greenhouse gases
  • Greenland cores
  • Greenland ice sheet
  • Greenpeace International
  • Grenada
  • Gross national product
  • Floods
  • Gross primary production
  • Guatemala
  • Guinea
  • Guinea-Bissau
  • Gulf Stream
  • Guyana
  • Hadley, George --
  • Florida
  • Florida International University
  • Florida State University
  • Food miles
  • Heinz Center
  • Historical development of climate models
  • History of climatology
  • History of meteorology
  • Holocene era
  • Honduras
  • Hot air
  • Hungary
  • Hurricanes and typhoons
  • Hydrofluorocarbons
  • Hadley circulation
  • Hydrological cycle
  • Ice ages
  • Ice Albedo Feedback
  • Ice component of models
  • Iceland
  • Idaho
  • Idaho State Climate Services
  • Illinois
  • Impacts of global warming
  • India
  • Haiti
  • Indiana
  • Indiana University
  • Indian Ocean
  • Indonesia
  • Industrialization
  • Institute of Energy Economics (Argentina)
  • Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)
  • Internal climate variability
  • International Council of Scientific Unions (ICSU)
  • International Energy Agency (IEA)
  • Hansen, James
  • International Geophysical Year (IGY)
  • International Geosphere-Biosphere Program (IGBP)
  • International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD)
  • International Research Institute for Climate Prediction
  • International Solar Energy Society (ISES)
  • International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics (IUGG)
  • Intertropical convergence zone
  • Iowa
  • Iowa State University
  • Iran
  • Harvard University
  • Iraq
  • Ireland
  • Israel
  • Italy --
  • Hawaii
  • Health
  • Heat, Latent
  • Heat, Sensible
  • Kazakhstan
  • Keeling, Charles David
  • Kentucky
  • Kenya
  • Kiribati
  • Korea, North
  • Korea, South
  • Kuroshio Current
  • Kuwait
  • Kyoto mechanisms
  • Jamaica
  • Kyoto Protocol
  • Kyrgyzstan
  • Land component of models
  • Land use
  • Laos
  • Latvia
  • LDEO Climate Modeling Group
  • Lebanon
  • Lesotho
  • Liberia
  • Japan
  • Liechtenstein
  • Life cycle analysis
  • Lindzen, Richard
  • Lithuania
  • Little Ice Age
  • Lorenz, Edward
  • Louisiana
  • Louisiana State University
  • Luxembourg
  • Macedonia (FYROM)
  • Jet streams
  • Madagascar
  • Maine
  • Malawi
  • Malaysia
  • Maldives
  • Mali
  • Malta
  • Manabe, Syukuro
  • Marine mammals
  • Marshall Institute
  • Johns Hopkins University
  • Marshall Islands
  • Maryland
  • Massachusetts
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Mauritania
  • Mauritius
  • Maximum sustainable yield
  • Measurement and assessment
  • Media, books and journals
  • Media, Internet
  • Joint Institute for the Study of the Atmosphere and Ocean (JISAO)
  • Media, TV
  • Meridional overturning circulation
  • Mesosphere
  • Mesozoic era
  • Methane cycle
  • Mexico
  • Michigan
  • Micronesia
  • Midwestern Regional Climate Center
  • Mílankovitch, Milutin
  • Jordan
  • Milankovitch cycles
  • Minnesota
  • Mississippi
  • Mississippi State University
  • Missouri
  • Mixed layer
  • Modeling of ice ages --
  • Jurassic era
  • Kansas
  • Morocco
  • Movements, Environmental
  • Mozambique
  • Munk, Walter
  • Myanmar
  • Namibia
  • National Academy of Sciences, U.S.
  • National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
  • National Association of Energy Service Companies (NAESCO)
  • National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
  • Modeling of ocean circulation
  • National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
  • National Science Foundation
  • Natsource
  • Natural gas
  • Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC)
  • Nauru
  • Navy, U.S.
  • Nebraska
  • Needs and wants
  • Nepal
  • Modeling of paleoclimates
  • Netherlands
  • Net primary production
  • Nevada
  • New Hampshire
  • New Jersey
  • New Mexico -
  • New Mexico Climate Center
  • New York
  • New Zealand
  • Nicaragua
  • Moldova
  • Niger
  • Nigeria
  • Nitrous oxide
  • Nongovernmental organizations (NGOs)
  • North Atlantic oscillation
  • North Carolina
  • North Dakota
  • Norway
  • Nuclear power
  • Ocean component of models
  • Monaco
  • Oceanic changes
  • Oceanography
  • OECD Annex 1 Expert Group on the UNFCCC
  • OECD Climate Change documents
  • Office of Naval Research
  • Ohio
  • Ohio State University --
  • Mongolia
  • Monsoons
  • Montana
  • Montreal Protocol
  • Oregon Climate Service
  • Oregon State University
  • Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
  • Oxygen cycle
  • Pacific Ocean
  • Pakistan
  • Palau
  • Paleoclimates
  • Paleozoic era
  • Panama
  • Oil, Consumption of
  • Papua New Guinea
  • Paraguay
  • Penguins
  • Penn State University
  • Pennsylvania
  • Perfluorocarbons
  • Peru
  • Peruvian Current
  • Pew Center on Global Climate Change
  • Philippines
  • Oil, Production of
  • Phillips, Norman
  • Phytoplankton
  • Plants
  • Pleistocene era
  • Pliocene era
  • Poland
  • Polar bears
  • Policy, International
  • Policy, U.S.
  • Pollution, Air
  • Oklahoma
  • Pollution, Land
  • Pollution, Water
  • Population
  • Portugal
  • Precambrian era
  • Precautionary principle
  • Precipitation
  • Preparedness
  • Princeton University
  • Public awareness
  • Oman
  • Qatar
  • Quaternary era
  • Radiation, Absorption
  • Radiation, Infrared
  • Radiation, Long wave
  • Radiation, Microwave
  • Radiation, Short wave
  • Radiation, Ultraviolet
  • Radiative feedbacks
  • Rain
  • Orbital parameters, Eccentricity
  • Rainfall patterns
  • Refugees, Environmental
  • Regulation
  • Religion
  • Renewable Energy Policy Project (REPP)
  • Resources
  • Resources for the Future (RFF)
  • Revelle, Roger
  • Rhode Island
  • Richardson, Lewis Fry
  • Orbital parameters, Obliquity
  • Risk
  • Romania
  • Rossby, Carl-Gustav
  • Royal Dutch/Shell Group
  • Royal Meteorological Society --
  • Orbital parameters, Precession
  • Oregon
  • São Tomé and Principe
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Schneider, Stephen H.
  • Scripps Institute of Oceanography
  • Sea ice
  • Sea level, Rising
  • Seasonal cycle
  • Seawater, Composition of
  • Senegal
  • Serbia and Montenegro
  • Russia
  • Seychelles
  • Sierra Leone
  • Simulation and predictability of seasonal and interannual variations
  • Singapore
  • Singer, S. Fred
  • Slovakia
  • Slovenia
  • Smagorinsky, Joseph
  • Snowball Earth
  • Social ecology
  • Rwanda
  • Soil organic carbon
  • Soils
  • Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA)
  • Solar wind
  • Solomon Islands
  • Somalia
  • South Current
  • South Africa
  • South Carolina
  • South Dakota
  • Saint Kitts and Nevis
  • Southern Ocean
  • Southern oscillation
  • Spain
  • Species extinction
  • Sri Lanka
  • Stanford University
  • Stockholm Environment Institute (SEI)
  • Stommel, Henry
  • Stratopause
  • Stratosphere
  • Saint Lucia
  • Sudan
  • Sulphur dioxide
  • Sulphur hexafluoride
  • Sunlight
  • Suriname
  • Sustainability
  • Sverdrup, Harald Ulrik
  • Swaziland
  • Sweden --
  • Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
  • Salinity
  • Samoa
  • San Marino
  • Texas
  • Thailand
  • Thermocline
  • Thermodynamics
  • Thermohaline circulation
  • Thermosphere
  • Thunderstorms
  • Togo
  • Tonga
  • Toronto Conference
  • Switzerland
  • Tourism
  • Trade winds
  • Transportation
  • Trexler and Associates, Inc.
  • Triassci period
  • Trinidad and Tobago
  • Tropopause
  • Troposphere
  • Tsunamis
  • Tunisia
  • Syria
  • Turkey
  • Turkmenistan
  • Tuvalu
  • Tyndall, John
  • Uganda
  • Ukraine
  • UN Conference on Trade and Development/Earth Council Institute : Carbon Market Program
  • United Arab Emirates
  • United Kingdom
  • United Nations
  • Tajikistan
  • United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
  • United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
  • United States of America
  • University Corporation for Atmospheric Research
  • University Corporation for Atmospheric Research Joint Office for Science Support
  • University of Alaska
  • University of Arizona --
  • Tanzania
  • Tata Energy Research Institute (TERI)
  • Technology
  • Tennessee
  • Tertiary climate
  • University of Illinois
  • University of Kentucky
  • University of Leeds
  • University of Maine
  • University of Maryland
  • University of Miami
  • University of Michigan
  • University of Nebraska
  • University of New Hampshire
  • University of Oklahoma
  • University of Birmingham
  • University of Reading
  • University of St. Gallen (Switzerland)
  • University of Utah
  • University of Washington
  • Upwelling, Coastal
  • Upwelling Equatorial
  • Uruguay
  • U.S. Global Change Research Program
  • Utah
  • Utah Climate Center
  • University of California, Berkeley
  • Uzbekistan
  • Validation of climate models
  • Vanuatu
  • Venezuela
  • Vermont
  • Vermont Law School
  • Vienna Convention
  • Vietnam
  • Villach Conference
  • Virginia
  • University of Cambridge
  • Von Neumann, John
  • Vostok Core
  • Walker, Gilbert Thomas
  • Walker circulation
  • Washington
  • Washington, Warren
  • Waves, Gravity
  • Waves, Internal
  • Waves, Kelvin
  • Waves, Planetary
  • University of Colorado
  • Waves, Rossby
  • Weather
  • Weather World 2010 Project
  • Western Boundary Currents
  • Western Regional Climate Center --
  • University of Delaware
  • University of East Anglia
  • University of Florida
  • University of Hawaii
  • World Climate Research Program
  • World Health Organization
  • World Meteorological Organization
  • World Resources Institute
  • World systems theory
  • Worldwatch Institute
  • World Weather Watch
  • World Wildlife Fund
  • Wyoming
  • Yemen
  • West Virgina
  • Younger Dryas
  • Zambia
  • Zimbabwe
  • Wind-driven circulation
  • Winds, Easterlies
  • Winds, Westerlies
  • Wisconsin
  • Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
  • World Bank
  • World Business Council for Sustainable Development
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3 v. (liii, 1136, [97] p.):
Isbn
9781412958783
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2008006238
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