Coping with Global Environmental Change, Disasters and Security - Threats, Challenges, Vulnerabilities and Risks reviews conceptual debates and case studies focusing on disasters and security threats, challenges, vulnerabilities and risks in Europe, the Mediterranean and other regions. It discusses social science concepts of vulnerability and risks, global, regional and national security challenges, global warming, floods, desertification and drought as environmental security challenges, water and food security challenges and vulnerabilities, vulnerability mapping of environmental security challenges and risks, contributions of remote sensing to the recognition of security risks, mainstreaming early warning of conflicts and hazards and provides conceptual and policy conclusions.in: Mitchell, R. B.; Clark, W. C.; Cash, D. W.; Dickson, N. M. (Eds.): Global environmental assessments: Information and influence (Cambridge, MA: MIT Press): 1-28. ... an Introduction to the Volumea, in: The Social Learning Group (Ed .): Learning to Manage Global Environmental Risks: A ... and Subsidence Hazards along the Jordanian Dead Sea Coasta, in: Environmental Geology, 47, 2 (January): 290301.
|Title||:||Coping with Global Environmental Change, Disasters and Security|
|Author||:||Hans Günter Brauch, Úrsula Oswald Spring, Czeslaw Mesjasz, John Grin, Patricia Kameri-Mbote, Béchir Chourou, Pál Dunay, Joern Birkmann|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2011-02-03|