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Adapting to a changing environment

T. R. McClanahan

Adapting to a changing environment

confronting the consequences of climate change

by T. R. McClanahan

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Climatic changes,
  • Global environmental change

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementTim R. McClanahan and Joshua E. Cinner
    ContributionsCinner, Joshua E., 1972-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC903 .M395 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24823290M
    ISBN 109780199754489
    LC Control Number2011007320

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Libraries are experiencing major changes concerning the role of technical services. Technical services librarians also are being challenged about their relevance and role, sometimes revealed by a lack of understanding of the contribution technical services librarians make to building and curating library and archival collections.

The threats are real: relocation from central facilities, the. Adapting to a Changing Environment provides tools and a theoretical framework for governments and managers to understand and confront the consequences of climate change.

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Societies must choose how they wish to deal with climate change. Not doing anything or pursuing ‘business as usual’ is likely to lead down a path that will have devastating consequences for many people, especially the world’s poor.

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