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8. Storm Warnings: The Role of Anthropology in Adapting to Sea-Level Rise in Southwestern Bangladesh
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written by Timothy Finan, 1947-; in Anthropology and Climate Change (London, England: Routledge (Publisher), 2016, originally published 2009), 175-185
The first edition of Anthropology and Climate Change (2009) pioneered the study of climate change through the lens of anthropology, covering the relation between human cultures and the environment from prehistoric times to the present. This second, heavily revised edition brings the material on this rapidly changi...
written by Timothy Finan, 1947-; in Anthropology and Climate Change (London, England: Routledge (Publisher), 2016, originally published 2009), 175-185
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Climate Variability, Climate Change and Fisheries
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edited by Michael H. Glantz, fl. 1992 (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2005, originally published 1992), 460 page(s)
As we approach the end of the twentieth century, public and scientific attention is focusing increasingly on the detection and assessment of changes in our environment. This unique volume addresses the potential implications of global warming for fisheries and the societies which depend on them.
edited by Michael H. Glantz, fl. 1992 (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2005, originally published 1992), 460 page(s)
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11 Agreement for the Implementation of the Provisions of UNCLOS Relating to the Conservation and Management of Straddling Fish Stocks and Highly Migratory Fish Stocks, 4 December 1995
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edited by Paolo Galizzi, fl. 2004 and Philippe Sands, 1960-; in Documents in International Environmental LawDocuments in International Environmental Law (Second Edition) (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2004, originally published 1994), 336-374
Documents in International Environmental Law comprises a representative selection of international environmental treaties and documents which are essential for anyone interested in international law in the field of environmental protection. This edition represents an up-to-date collection of the most important doc...
edited by Paolo Galizzi, fl. 2004 and Philippe Sands, 1960-; in Documents in International Environmental LawDocuments in International Environmental Law (Second Edition) (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2004, originally published 1994), 336-374
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2 ‘If over a hundred Becquerels is no good, then what does fifty Becquerels mean?’ Governing fisheries and marine radiation in Japan after the Fukushima nuclear accident
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written by Midori Kawabe, fl. 2017 and Leslie Mabon, fl. 2017; edited by Joseph K. W. Hill, fl. 2017, Lea Stepan, fl. 2017 and Ravi Baghel, fl. 2017; in Water, Knowledge and the Environment in Asia: Epistemologies, Practices and Locales, Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management (London, England: Routledge (Publisher), 2017, originally published 2017), 19-35
The dramatic transformation of our planet by human actions has been heralded as the coming of the new epoch of the Anthropocene. Human relations with water raise some of the most urgent questions in this regard. The starting point of this book is that these changes should not be seen as the result of monolithic ac...
written by Midori Kawabe, fl. 2017 and Leslie Mabon, fl. 2017; edited by Joseph K. W. Hill, fl. 2017, Lea Stepan, fl. 2017 and Ravi Baghel, fl. 2017; in Water, Knowledge and the Environment in Asia: Epistemologies, Practices and Locales, Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management (London, England: Routledge (Publisher), 2017, originally published 2017), 19-35
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7 The media timescapes of BSE news
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written by Barbara E. Adam, 1945-; in Environmental Risks and the Media (London, England: Routledge (Publisher), 2003, originally published 2000), 117-129
Environmental Risks and the Media explores the ways in which environmental risks, threats and hazards are represented, transformed and contested by the media. At a time when popular conceptions of the environment as a stable, natural world with which humanity interferes are being increasingly contested, the media'...
written by Barbara E. Adam, 1945-; in Environmental Risks and the Media (London, England: Routledge (Publisher), 2003, originally published 2000), 117-129
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9 The economic impact of climate change on the US commercial fishing industry
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written by John Gates, fl. 1999, James E. Neumann, fl. 1999, Angelique Knapp, fl. 1999 and Marla Markowski-Lindsay, fl. 1999; in The Impact of Climate Change on the United States Economy (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2004, originally published 1999), 237-266
This book applies advanced new economics methodologies to assess possible impacts of climate change on the US economy: agriculture, timber, coastal resources, energy expenditure, fishing, outdoor recreation. It improves our understanding of key issues raised in the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change reports...
written by John Gates, fl. 1999, James E. Neumann, fl. 1999, Angelique Knapp, fl. 1999 and Marla Markowski-Lindsay, fl. 1999; in The Impact of Climate Change on the United States Economy (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2004, originally published 1999), 237-266
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Development, Fisheries, Flood Control, and Pollution Abatement
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written by Joseph F. Zimmerman, 1928-; in Interstate Water Compacts: Intergovernmental Efforts to Manage America's Water Resources (Albany, NY: State University of New York Press, 2012), 77-108
Examines intergovernmental efforts within the United States to manage the nation’s water supply. Long taken for granted, water resources are rapidly becoming a contentious issue within American politics. Continuing population growth and rapid development, coupled with environmental events such as droughts, have...
written by Joseph F. Zimmerman, 1928-; in Interstate Water Compacts: Intergovernmental Efforts to Manage America's Water Resources (Albany, NY: State University of New York Press, 2012), 77-108
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Natural Resource Management, Volume 11, The Politics of Industrial Agriculture
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written by Nicholas Hildyard, fl. 1992 and Tracey Clunies-Ross, 1959-, in Natural Resource Management, Volume 11 (London, England: Routledge (Publisher), 2009, originally published 1992), 173 page(s)
In the last forty years, agriculture in the industrialised countries has undergone a revolution. That has dramatically increased yields, but it has also led to extensive rural depopulation; widespread degradation of the environment; contamination of food with agrochemicals and bacteria; more routine maltreatment o...
written by Nicholas Hildyard, fl. 1992 and Tracey Clunies-Ross, 1959-, in Natural Resource Management, Volume 11 (London, England: Routledge (Publisher), 2009, originally published 1992), 173 page(s)
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Science of Pacific Island Peoples, Vol. 1, Science of Pacific Island Peoples: Ocean and Coastal Studies, Vol. 1
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edited by Linda Crowl, fl. 1994, Paul Geraghty, 1950- and John Morrison, fl. 1994, in Science of Pacific Island Peoples, Vol. 1 (Suva, Central (Fiji): University of the South Pacific. Institute of Pacific Studies, 1994, originally published 1994), 163 page(s)
This book, by the Institute of Pacific Studies, looks at subjects such as: fisheries development in Vanuatu; fishing on Yap; central Pacific sailing technology; Roviana women & fishing; marine resource management; environmental planning; marine management in Yap; survival & sustainability in Kiribati; marine conse...
edited by Linda Crowl, fl. 1994, Paul Geraghty, 1950- and John Morrison, fl. 1994, in Science of Pacific Island Peoples, Vol. 1 (Suva, Central (Fiji): University of the South Pacific. Institute of Pacific Studies, 1994, originally published 1994), 163 page(s)
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