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Global warming : concern for tomorrow / editor, M. Lal
Bib ID 2105901
Format BookBook
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Description New Delhi : Tata McGraw-Hill Pub. Co., 1993 
xvi, 323 p. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 25 cm. 
ISBN 007460211X
Summary

Contributed articles.

Full contents
  • Machine derived contents note: Foreword v
  • Preface ix
  • Acknowledgement xi
  • List of Contributors x
  • 1. CLIMATE CHANGES: THE DEVELOPMENT OF KNOWLEDGE,
  • PROBLEMS OF ASSESSING TRENDS, CAUSES AND HUMAN IMPACT
  • -Hubert H. Lab 1
  • 2. EVIDENCE FOR GLOBAL WARMING: ANTHROPOGENIC FACTORS
  • -M Lal and B. Chakraborty 19
  • 3. GREENHOUSE GASES IN THE EARTH'S ATMOSPHERE
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Subjects Global warming.
Other authors/contributors Lal, M. (Munnu), 1948-
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505 0 0 |aMachine derived contents note: Foreword v -- Preface ix -- Acknowledgement xi -- List of Contributors x -- 1. CLIMATE CHANGES: THE DEVELOPMENT OF KNOWLEDGE, -- PROBLEMS OF ASSESSING TRENDS, CAUSES AND HUMAN IMPACT -- -Hubert H. Lab 1 -- 2. EVIDENCE FOR GLOBAL WARMING: ANTHROPOGENIC FACTORS -- -M Lal and B. Chakraborty 19 -- 3. GREENHOUSE GASES IN THE EARTH'S ATMOSPHERE -- --S. Lal and B. H. Subbaraya 37 -- 4. METHANE: PROBLEMS IN ESTIMATING A LOT OF HOT AIR -- -Anil Agarwa and Sunita Narain 55 -- 5. SATELLITE OBSERVATIONS OF TRACE GASES FOR CLIMATE RESEARCH -- -P.C. Pandey and .LSS. Sinha 59 -- 6. OBSERVED VARIATIONS IN RAINFALL AND SURFACE TEMPERATURE -- OVER INDIA -- -G. B. Pant, K Rupa Kumar and B. Parthasarathy 71 -- 7. GREENHOUSE GAS INCREASES AND MONSOON CLIMATE -- -M. Lal, U. Cubasch and B. D. Sante 92 -- 8. ACTUAL AND ANTICIPATED CHANCES IN INDIA'S CLIMATE -- -M. Lal, B. Bhaskaran and B. Chakraborty 117 -- 9. SELEVEL AND CLIMATE FLUCTUATIONS DURING THE -- QUATERNARY PERIOD -- -V Asthana and Pawn K Srivastava 136 -- 10. IMPACT OF RISING SEA LEVELS ALONG THE INDIAN COASTLINE -- -a-. Bandyopadhyay 153 -- 11. BIODIVERSITY AND CONSERVATION AREAS IN THE TROPICS -- -N. P. Melkania 167 -- 12. THE AMAZON BASIN: DEFORESTATION AND CO EMISSIONS -- -Luiz A. Martinelli, Reynaldo L ctoria, Jeffrey E. Richey, J. Mortali and -- Allan H. D eol 174 -- 13. THE GLOBAL WARMING DEBATE: ENVIRONMENTAL COLONIALISM -- -Anil Agarwal and Sunita Narain 196 -- 14. PLANNING FOR GLOBAL WARMING: A HAZARD-RESPONSE -- APPROACH IN THE AUSTRALIAN CONTEXT -- -L. R. W Childs and G. T. McDonald 226 -- 15. HALTING GLOBAL WARMING: SHOULD FOSSIL FUELS BE P0-ISED OUT? -- -Jan Rotmans and Michel D. Elzen 240 -- 16. THE CLIMATE CHANGE CHALLENGE: TODAYS ACTIONS REDUCE -- TOMORROW'S RISKS -- -W. Bach and Atul K Jain 281.
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