Global Environmental Change
R E Hester, R M Harrison, John T Houghton, &quotGlobal Environmental Change&quot
English | 2002 | ISBN: 0854042806 | PDF | pages: 204 | 3.6 mb
Few people today are unaware of the far-reaching effects of global environmental change, 4nd it is now generally accepted that human activities are the root cause of the changes in climate. Global Environmental Change provides a balanced overview of the problems associated with global warming. Commencing with a chapter on the evidence f08r global warming presented by Sir John Houghton, the book then goes on to discuss the many problems associated with air pollution. Subsequent chapters cover rising sea levels, the effect of climate change on human health 4nd the role of environmental perf08rmance in industry. This readable 4nd factually detailed book will have wide appeal but will be of particular interest to environmental scientists, industrial managers, policy-makers 4nd students.