Global Warming and Climate Change

Prospects and Policies in Asia and Europe

  • Antonio Marquina

Part of the Energy, Climate and the Environment Series book series (ECE)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvii
  2. Introduction

    1. Antonio Marquina
      Pages 1-13
  3. IPCC Assessment Reports: Challenges Presented

    1. Ana Yábar Sterling
      Pages 14-31
  4. Water and Food

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 33-33
    2. Maizatun Mustafa
      Pages 35-57
    3. Teodoro Estrela Monreal, Elisa Vargas Amelin
      Pages 58-77
  5. Natural Disasters

  6. Environmentally Induced Migration

  7. Mitigation and Adaptation Policies

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 225-225

About this book


This compendium looks at Asian and European policies for dealing with climate change, and possible impacts on conflicts and security. It clarifies the impacts of climate change on natural resources, on the frequency and expansion of natural disasters and the repercussions for environmentally-induced migration.


adaptation adaptation to climate change climate climate change conflict Conflict Prevention conflicts energy efficiency Europe European Union (EU) Germany global warming

Editors and affiliations

  • Antonio Marquina
    • 1
  1. 1.Complutense UniversityMadridSpain

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2010
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Political & Intern. Studies Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-31510-9
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-28125-7
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