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The Resource Climate change and threatened communities : vulnerability, capacity, and action, edited by A. Peter Castro, Dan Taylor, and David W. Brokensha

Climate change and threatened communities : vulnerability, capacity, and action, edited by A. Peter Castro, Dan Taylor, and David W. Brokensha

Label
Climate change and threatened communities : vulnerability, capacity, and action
Title
Climate change and threatened communities
Title remainder
vulnerability, capacity, and action
Statement of responsibility
edited by A. Peter Castro, Dan Taylor, and David W. Brokensha
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Index
index present
LC call number
QC903.2.D44
LC item number
C55 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Castro, Alfonso Peter
  • Taylor, Daniel C
  • Brokensha, David
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Climatic changes
  • Human beings
  • Climatic changes
  • Climatic changes
  • Climatic changes
Label
Climate change and threatened communities : vulnerability, capacity, and action, edited by A. Peter Castro, Dan Taylor, and David W. Brokensha
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction / A. Peter Castro, Dan Taylor, and David W. Brokensha -- Climate change and forest conservation : a REDD flag for Central African forest people? / Philip Burnham -- Social vulnerability, climatic variability, and uncertainty in rural Ethiopia : a study of South Wollo and Oromiya Zones of eastern Amhara Region / A. Peter Castro -- Farmers on the frontline : adaptation and change in Malawi / Kate Wellard, Daimon Kambewa, and Sieglinde Snapp -- Risk and abandonment and the meta-narrative of climate change / Dan Taylor -- Mobilizing knowledge to build adaptive capacity : lessons from southern Mozambique / L. Jen Shaffer -- Climate change and the future of onion and potato production in West Darfur, Sudan : a case study of Zalingei locality / Yassir Hassan Satti and A. Peter Castro -- Comparing knowledge of and experience with climate change across three glaciated mountain regions / K.W. Dunbar, Julie Brugger, Christine Jurt, and Ben Orlove -- Aapuupayuu (the weather warms up) : climate change and the Eeyouch (Cree) of northern Quebec / Kreg Ettenger -- 'The one who has changed is the person' : observations and explanations of climate change in the Ecuadorian Andes / Kristine Skarbø, Kristin Vander Molen, Rosa Ramos, and Robert E. Rhoades -- Good intentions, bad memories, and troubled capital : American Indian knowledge and action in renewable energy projects / Raymond I. Orr and David B. Anderson -- Reclaiming the past to respond to climate change : Mayan farmers and ancient agricultural techniques in the Yucatan Peninsula of Mexico / Betty Bernice Faust, Armando Anaya-Hernández, and Helga Geovannini-Acuña -- Can we learn from the past? policy history and climate change in Bangladesh / David Lewis -- Local perceptions and adaptation to climate change : a perspective from Western India / Dineshkumar Moghariya -- Ethno-ecology in the shadow of rain and the light of experience : local perceptions of drought and climate change in east Sumba, Indonesia / Yancey Orr, Russell Schimmer, and Roland Geerken -- Local knowledge and technology innovation in a changing world : traditional fishing communities in Tam Giang Cau Hai lagoon, Vietnam / Thanh Vo and Jack Manno -- Conclusion : some reflections on indigenous knowledge and climate change / Dan Taylor, A. Peter Castro, and David W. Brokensha -- Resources / A. Peter Castro
Control code
792889408
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
[viii], 216 p.
Isbn
9781853397257
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2013409117
System control number
(OCoLC)792889408
Label
Climate change and threatened communities : vulnerability, capacity, and action, edited by A. Peter Castro, Dan Taylor, and David W. Brokensha
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction / A. Peter Castro, Dan Taylor, and David W. Brokensha -- Climate change and forest conservation : a REDD flag for Central African forest people? / Philip Burnham -- Social vulnerability, climatic variability, and uncertainty in rural Ethiopia : a study of South Wollo and Oromiya Zones of eastern Amhara Region / A. Peter Castro -- Farmers on the frontline : adaptation and change in Malawi / Kate Wellard, Daimon Kambewa, and Sieglinde Snapp -- Risk and abandonment and the meta-narrative of climate change / Dan Taylor -- Mobilizing knowledge to build adaptive capacity : lessons from southern Mozambique / L. Jen Shaffer -- Climate change and the future of onion and potato production in West Darfur, Sudan : a case study of Zalingei locality / Yassir Hassan Satti and A. Peter Castro -- Comparing knowledge of and experience with climate change across three glaciated mountain regions / K.W. Dunbar, Julie Brugger, Christine Jurt, and Ben Orlove -- Aapuupayuu (the weather warms up) : climate change and the Eeyouch (Cree) of northern Quebec / Kreg Ettenger -- 'The one who has changed is the person' : observations and explanations of climate change in the Ecuadorian Andes / Kristine Skarbø, Kristin Vander Molen, Rosa Ramos, and Robert E. Rhoades -- Good intentions, bad memories, and troubled capital : American Indian knowledge and action in renewable energy projects / Raymond I. Orr and David B. Anderson -- Reclaiming the past to respond to climate change : Mayan farmers and ancient agricultural techniques in the Yucatan Peninsula of Mexico / Betty Bernice Faust, Armando Anaya-Hernández, and Helga Geovannini-Acuña -- Can we learn from the past? policy history and climate change in Bangladesh / David Lewis -- Local perceptions and adaptation to climate change : a perspective from Western India / Dineshkumar Moghariya -- Ethno-ecology in the shadow of rain and the light of experience : local perceptions of drought and climate change in east Sumba, Indonesia / Yancey Orr, Russell Schimmer, and Roland Geerken -- Local knowledge and technology innovation in a changing world : traditional fishing communities in Tam Giang Cau Hai lagoon, Vietnam / Thanh Vo and Jack Manno -- Conclusion : some reflections on indigenous knowledge and climate change / Dan Taylor, A. Peter Castro, and David W. Brokensha -- Resources / A. Peter Castro
Control code
792889408
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
[viii], 216 p.
Isbn
9781853397257
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2013409117
System control number
(OCoLC)792889408

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