The Global Warming Desk Reference

Synopsis

Rapidly rising global temperatures or "infrared forcing," popularly known as the "greenhouse effect," has attracted worldwide concern. This book is a concise, college-level compendium of the research on global warming. It surveys the scientific consensus on the issue, describes recent findings, and also considers the arguments of skeptics who doubt that global warming is a threat.

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Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Westport, CT
Publication year:
  • 2002
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