Climate Change: A Very Short Introduction
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- Edition: 3rd
- Format: Paperback
- Copyright: 12/01/2014
- Publisher: Oxford University Press
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In the third edition, Mark Maslin includes crucial updates from the last few years, including the results of the 2013 IPCC Fifth Assessment Report, the effects of ocean acidification, and the impact of changes to global population and health. Exploring key topics in the debate, Maslin makes sense of the complexities of climate change, from political and social issues to environmental and scientific ones. Looking at its predicated impacts, he explores the controversies, and explains various proposed solutions.
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