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Global warming

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Global warming: the complete briefing by John Houghton. 4th edition published by Cambridge University Press 2009. Paperback in very good condition.

Houghton's market-leading textbook, now in full colour and with the latest IPCC findings, is the definitive guide to climate change. Written for students across a wide range of disciplines, its simple, logical flow of ideas gives an invaluable grounding in the science, impacts and need for action on global warming. John Houghton's market-leading textbook is now in full colour and includes the latest IPCC findings, making it the definitive guide to climate change. Written for students across a wide range of disciplines, its simple, logical flow of ideas gives an invaluable grounding in the science and impacts of climate change and highlights the need for action on global warming. Is there evidence for climate changing due to human activities? How do we account for recent extremes of weather and climate? Can global electricity provision and transport ever be carbon free? Written by a leading figure at the forefront of action to confront humanity's most serious environmental problem, this undergraduate textbook comprehensively explores these and other issues, allowing students to think through the problem, assess the data and draw conclusions on the action that should be taken, by governments, by industry and by each and every one of us.

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Author(s):
Houghton J
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
24x18x2cm
Edition:
4th
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0521709164
ISBN-13:
9780521709163
Number of pages:
438
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Title:
Global warming

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Global warming: the complete briefing by John Houghton. 4th edition published by Cambridge University Press 2009. Paperback in very good condition.

Houghton's market-leading textbook, now in full colour and with the latest IPCC findings, is the definitive guide to climate change. Written for students across a wide range of disciplines, its simple, logical flow of ideas gives an invaluable grounding in the science, impacts and need for action on global warming. John Houghton's market-leading textbook is now in full colour and includes the latest IPCC findings, making it the definitive guide to climate change. Written for students across a wide range of disciplines, its simple, logical flow of ideas gives an invaluable grounding in the science and impacts of climate change and highlights the need for action on global warming. Is there evidence for climate changing due to human activities? How do we account for recent extremes of weather and climate? Can global electricity provision and transport ever be carbon free? Written by a leading figure at the forefront of action to confront humanity's most serious environmental problem, this undergraduate textbook comprehensively explores these and other issues, allowing students to think through the problem, assess the data and draw conclusions on the action that should be taken, by governments, by industry and by each and every one of us.

Author(s):
Houghton J
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
24x18x2cm
Edition:
4th
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0521709164
ISBN-13:
9780521709163
Number of pages:
438
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Title:
Global warming

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