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Title Understanding the earth system [electronic resource] : global change science for application / Edited by Sarah E. Cornell, Stockholm Resilience Centre, I. Colin Prentice, Macquarie University, Joanna I. House, University of Bristol, Catherine J. Downy, European Space Agency Climate Office, Harwell.
Publication Info. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2012, ♭2012.
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Description 1 online resource.
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Machine generated contents note: List of editors, scientific editorial team and contributing authors; Foreword / Sir John Lawton; Preface; Acknowledgements; List of notation; 1. Earth system science and society: a focus on the Anthroposphere / Sarah Cornell, Cat Downy, Evan Fraser and Emily Boyd; 2. Fundamentals of climate change science / I. Colin Prentice, Peter G. Baines, Marko Scholze and Martin J. Wooster; 3. How has climate responded to natural perturbations? / Eric W. Wolff, Sandy P. Harrison, Reto Knutti, Maria Fernanda Sanchez-Goñi, Oliver Wild, Anne-Laure Daniau, Valérie Masson-Delmotte, I. Colin Prentice and Renato Spahni; 4. The Earth system feedbacks that matter for contemporary climate / Pierre Friedlingstein, Angela V. Gallego-Sala, Eleanor M. Blyth, Fiona E. Hewer, Sonia Seneviratne, Allan Spessa, Parvadha Suntharalingam and Marko Scholze; 5. Earth system models: a tool to understand changes in the Earth system / Marko Scholze, Icarus Allen, Bill Collins, Sarah Cornell, Chris Huntingford, Manoj Joshi, Jason Lowe, Robin Smith and Oliver Wild; 6. Climate change impacts and adaptation: an Earth system view / Richard A. Betts, Nigel W. Arnell, Penelope Boorman, Sarah Cornell, Joanna House, Neil Kaye, Doug McNeall, Michael Sanderson and Andrew Wiltshire; 7. Mitigating climate risks by managing the biosphere / Joanna House, Jessica Bellarby, Hannes Böttcher, Matthew Brander, Nicole Kalas, Peter Smith, Richard Tipper and Jeremy Woods; 8. How our Earth system science understanding shapes society's options : key findings, implications and a forward look / Sarah Cornell and I. Colin Prentice; List of acronyms; Glossary; Index.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
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Subject Dynamic climatology.
Dynamic meteorology.
Added Author Cornell, Sarah, 1969- editor of compilation.
Prentice, I. Colin, 1952- editor of compilation.
House, Joanna, editor of compilation.
Downy, Catherine, editor of compilation.
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Related To Original 9781107009363 1107009367 (DLC) 2012018849
ISBN 1139551884 (electronic bk.)
9781139551885 (electronic bk.)
9781107009363 (hardback)
1107009367 (hardback)
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