Human Dimensions of Global Environmental Change: Research by National Research Council, Division of Behavioral and Social

By National Research Council, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, Policy Division, Board on Environmental Change and Society, Committee on the Human Dimensions of Global Change and Committee on Global Change Research

Committee at the Human Dimensions of world swap and Committee on worldwide switch examine, Board on Environmental swap and Society, coverage department, department of Behavioral and Social Sciences and schooling, nationwide examine Council

This booklet is extracted from a miles greater document, international Environmental switch: study Pathways for the following Decade, which addresses the complete diversity of the medical concerns pertaining to worldwide environmental swap and gives counsel to the medical attempt on those matters within the usa. This quantity contains bankruptcy 7 of that record, ''Human Dimensions of worldwide Environmental Change,'' which was once written for the file via the Committee at the Human Dimensions of world switch of the nationwide study Council (NRC). It presents findings and conclusions at the key clinical questions in human dimensions learn, the teachings which have been discovered during the last decade, and the learn imperatives for international switch learn funded from the us.

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Page breaks are true to the original; line lengths, word breaks, heading styles, and other typesetting-specific formatting, however, cannot be retained, and some typographic errors may have been accidentally inserted. Please use the print version of this publication as the authoritative version for attribution. HUMAN DIMENSIONS OF GLOBAL ENVIRONMENTAL CHANGE: RESEARCH PATHWAYS FOR THE NEXT DECADE 32 regard to what is integrated and how, recent practice in the area of climate change has been rather narrow.

Please use the print version of this publication as the authoritative version for attribution. 88 Knowledge is not yet adequate to achieve the following: • Identify specific combinations of policy instruments and monitoring strategies that will induce a broad range of actors to behave in ways that lead to achieving internationally agreed-upon goals. • Identify specific international and national institutions that can effectively link the international, national, and local levels and make it possible to design effective and acceptable policies.

76 Hazards research has also shown the potential value of understanding the consequences of El Niño and other potentially predictable aspects of seasonal to interannual climate. Several studies have linked El Niño events to major disaster losses in such regions as Northeast Brazil, Australia, and Southern Africa, and insights from these studies can contribute to applications of improved predictions of climatic conditions. For example, the correlations between crop yields and About this PDF file: This new digital representation of the original work has been recomposed from XML files created from the original paper book, not from the original typesetting files.

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