We have to believe what we are witnessing with our own eyes -- floods, fires, melting ice and feverish heat. From smoke-choked Moscow to water-soaked Pakista Global warming is primarily a problem of too much carbon dioxide CO2 in the atmosphere. Climate change is one of the most devastating problems humanity has ever faced—and the clock is running out. Global warming is increasing the frequency and severity of extreme weather events around the world. Key portions of the Kyoto Protocol are set to expire at the end of
Annotated Bibliography of Key Publications on Business and Economic Recovery from Disasters
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Post a Comment. I started working on this annotated bibliography in February The subject focus, negotiated with my lecturer, highlights the impact of increasing temperature and heatwaves due to climate change and the urban heat island effect with regard to Melbourne. Students in my class were expected to write up five peer reviewed articles for their research subject. My goal was always to prepare something much more comprehensive and so I negotiated with my lecturer to use 10 peer reviewed articles from this longer annotated bibliography for my assessment.
People around the world are far more likely to encounter death or harm because of mudslides, collapsed buildings, and flooding than front-page issues such as terrorism, riots, or insurgency. In response to the range of natural hazards, researchers of the politics of disasters have studied how individuals, communities, and states prepare for, respond to, and recover from catastrophes and crises. Due to the broad effects of floods, tsunami, hurricanes, famines, earthquakes, and fires, scholars from all disciplines have written a tremendous amount on the issue. Political scientists, sociologists, geographers, anthropologists, economists, and historians have studied disaster recovery, best practices in disaster response, the role of the government in rebuilding, and so forth.
BBC Worldwide. This video also gave me a look at the formation and birth of a hurricane. It is how I first discovered that small atmospheric disturbances like a girl kicking up sand could cause a massive hurricane.