Climate Change

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Climatic cataclysm : the foreign policy and national security implications of climate change / Kurt M. Campbell, editor. p. cm.

Summary: "Presents three scenarios of what the future may hold: expected, severe, and catastrophic and analyzes the security implications of each. Considers what can be learned from early civilizations confronted with natural disaster and asks what the largest emitters of greenhouse gases can do to reduce and manage future risks"—Provided by publisher. Includes bibliographical references and index. ISBN 978-0-8157-1332-6 (cloth : alk. paper)

1. Climatic changes—Government policy. 2. Climatic changes—Forecasting. 3. Climatic changes—Social aspects. 4. International relations—Forecasting. 5. National security. I. Campbell, Kurt M. II. Title. QC981.8.C5C625 2008

363.738'74526—dc22 2008012194

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