By John Campbell,Jon Barnett
This booklet is the 1st to use a severe method of weather switch technology and coverage strategies within the South Pacific sector. It indicates how teams inside of politically and scientifically robust international locations applicable the problem of island vulnerability in ways in which don't do justice to the lives of island humans. It argues that the ways that islands and their population are represented in weather technological know-how and politics seldom results in significant responses to aid them to evolve to weather switch. all through, the authors specialize in the hitherto principally missed social affects of weather switch, and exhibit that model and mitigation regulations can't be powerful with no realizing the social structures and values of island societies.
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Climate Change and Small Island States: Power, Knowledge and the South Pacific (Earthscan Climate) by John Campbell,Jon Barnett