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Title Climate cultures : anthropological perspectives on climate change / edited by Jessica Barnes and Michael R. Dove.

Published New Haven : Yale University Press, c2015.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  363.73874 CLIM    AVAILABLE
Physical description viii, 319 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction / Jessica Barnes and Michael R. Dove -- Historic decentering of the modern discourse of climate change: the long view from the Vedic sages to Montesquieu / Michael R. Dove -- How long-standing debates have shaped recent climate change discourses / Ben Orlove, Heather Lazrus, Grete K. Hovelsrud, and Alessandra Giannini -- From conservation and development to climate change: anthropological engagements with REDD+ in Vietnam / Pamela McElwee -- Glacial dramas: typos, projections, and peer review in the fourth assessment of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change / Jessica O'Reilly -- Scale and agency: climate change and the future of Egypt's water / Jessica Barnes -- Satellite imagery and community perceptions of climate change impacts and landscape change / Karina Yager -- Challenges in integrating the climate and social sciences for studies of climate change impacts and adaptation / Frances C. Moore, Justin S. Mankin, and Austin Becker -- Imagining forest futures and climate change: the Mexican state as insurance broker and storyteller / Andrew S. Mathews -- Digging deeper into the why: cultural dimensions of climate change skepticism among scientists / Myanna Lahsen -- The uniqueness of the everyday: herders and invasive species in India / Rajindra K. Puri -- Climate shock and awe: can there be an "ethno-science" of deep-time Mande palaeoclimate memory? / Roderick J. McIntosh -- Afterword: the many uses of climate change / Mike Hulme.
Other author Barnes, Jessica, 1978-
Dove, Michael, 1949-
Subject Climatic changes.
Human ecology -- Cross-cultural studies.
ISBN 9780300198812