Climate Change in the Midwest: Impacts, Risks, Vulnerability, and Adaptation

By S. C. Pryor | Go to book overview
Contents
PREFACEix
ACKNOWLEDGMENTSxi
ABBREVIATIONS AND ACRONYMSxiii
1.Climate Change Impacts, Risks, Vulnerability, and Adaptation: An Introduction1
2.The Midwestern United States: Socioeconomic Context and Physical Climate12
3.Vulnerability and Adaptability of Agricultural Systems in the Southeast United States to Climate Variability and Climate Change48
4.Uncertainty and Hysteresis in Adapting to Global Climate Change59
5.Climate-Agriculture Vulnerability Assessment for the Midwestern United States69
6.Potential Future Impacts of Climate on Row Crop Production in the Great Lakes Region82
7.Vulnerability of Soil Carbon Reservoirs in the Midwest to Climate Change92
8.Michigan’s Tart Cherry Industry: Vulnerability to Climate Variability and Change104
9.Climate Change Vulnerability and Impacts on Human Health117
10.Intra-Urban Variations in Vulnerability Associated with Extreme Heat Events in Relationship to a Changing Climate134
11.Historical and Projected Changes in Human Heat Stress in the Midwestern United States146
12.Vulnerability of the Electricity and Water Sectors to Climate Change in the Midwest158
13.The Drought Risk Management Paradigm in the Context of Climate Change178

-vii-

Notes for this page

Add a new note
If you are trying to select text to create highlights or citations, remember that you must now click or tap on the first word, and then click or tap on the last word.
One moment ...
Default project is now your active project.
Project items
Notes
Cite this page

Cited page

Style
Citations are available only to our active members.
Buy instant access to cite pages or passages in MLA 8, MLA 7, APA and Chicago citation styles.

(Einhorn, 1992, p. 25)

(Einhorn 25)

(Einhorn 25)

1. Lois J. Einhorn, Abraham Lincoln, the Orator: Penetrating the Lincoln Legend (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1992), 25, http://www.questia.com/read/27419298.

Note: primary sources have slightly different requirements for citation. Please see these guidelines for more information.

Cited page

Bookmark this page
Climate Change in the Midwest: Impacts, Risks, Vulnerability, and Adaptation
Table of contents

Table of contents

Settings

Settings

Typeface
Text size Smaller Larger Reset View mode
Search within

Search within this book

Look up

Look up a word

  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
Please submit a word or phrase above.
Print this page

Print this page

Why can't I print more than one page at a time?

Help
Full screen
Items saved from this book
  • Bookmarks
  • Highlights & Notes
  • Citations
/ 266

matching results for page

    Questia reader help

    How to highlight and cite specific passages

    1. Click or tap the first word you want to select.
    2. Click or tap the last word you want to select, and you’ll see everything in between get selected.
    3. You’ll then get a menu of options like creating a highlight or a citation from that passage of text.

    OK, got it!

    Cited passage

    Style
    Citations are available only to our active members.
    Buy instant access to cite pages or passages in MLA 8, MLA 7, APA and Chicago citation styles.

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn, 1992, p. 25).

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn 25)

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn 25)

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences."1

    1. Lois J. Einhorn, Abraham Lincoln, the Orator: Penetrating the Lincoln Legend (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1992), 25, http://www.questia.com/read/27419298.

    Cited passage

    Thanks for trying Questia!

    Please continue trying out our research tools, but please note, full functionality is available only to our active members.

    Your work will be lost once you leave this Web page.

    Buy instant access to save your work.

    Already a member? Log in now.

    Search by... Author
    Show... All Results Primary Sources Peer-reviewed

    Oops!

    An unknown error has occurred. Please click the button below to reload the page. If the problem persists, please try again in a little while.