Extreme climatic events present society with significant challenges in a rapidly warming world. Ordinary citizens, the insurance industry and governments are concerned about the apparent increase in the frequency of weather and climate events causing extreme, and in some instances, catastrophic, impacts. Climate Extremes and Society focuses on the recent and potential future consequences of weather and climate extremes for different socioeconomic sectors. The book also examines actions that may enable society to better ...

Climate Extremes and Society 2011, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780521298483

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Climate Extremes and Society 2008, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780521870283

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