1 online resource (3 v. (xliii, 1641 p.)) : ill.
Description based on print version record.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
v. 1. A-E -- v. 2. F-O -- v. 3. P-Z.
Explores major topics related to global warming and climate change-ranging geographically from the North Pole to the South Pole, and thematically from social effects to scientific causes. Covers the science and history of climate change, the controversies over climate-change theories, the role of societies, the industrial and economic factors, and the sociological aspects of climate change.
Philander, S. George, editor.
Encyclopedia of global warming and climate change
Original 9781412992619 (DLC) 2012002545
9781412992626 (electronic book)