Climate Change Science: A Modern Synthesis
  • Author : G. Thomas Farmer
  • Release Date : 12 January 2013
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Genre : Science
  • Pages : 564
  • ISBN 13 : 9789400757578

Climate Change Science: A Modern Synthesis Book Summary

An introduction to the principles of climate change science with an emphasis on the empirical evidence for climate change and a warming world. Additional readings are given at the end of each chapter. A list of "Things to Know" opens each chapter. Chapters are arranged so that the student is first introduced to the scientific method(s), examples of the use of the scientific method from other sciences drawn from the history of science with an emphasis on climate science. Climate science is treated in each chapter based on the premise of global warming. Chapter treatments on the atmosphere. biosphere, geosphere, hydrosphere, and anthroposphere and their inter-relationships are given.

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