Climate Change and Human Well-Being

Global Challenges and Opportunities

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ISBN: 978-1-4419-9741-8 (Print) 978-1-4419-9742-5 (Online)

Table of contents (11 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvi

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    Pages 1-15

    Introduction: Climate Change and Human Well-Being

  3. The Impact Of Climate Change

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 17-17

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      Pages 19-42

      The Threat of Climate Change: Psychological Response, Adaptation, and Impacts

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      Pages 43-56

      Chronic Environmental Change: Emerging ‘Psychoterratic’ Syndromes

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      Pages 57-78

      Extreme Weather-Related Events: Implications for Mental Health and Well-Being

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      Pages 79-96

      Humanitarian Crises: The Need for Cultural Competence and Local Capacity Building

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      Pages 97-116

      Security and Conflict: The Impact of Climate Change

  4. Specific Populations

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 117-117

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      Pages 119-133

      Women and Climate Change: Vulnerabilities and Challenges

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      Pages 135-162

      Climate Change Refugees

  5. Guidance And Recommendations

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 163-163

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      Pages 165-184

      Resilience, Spirituality and Posttraumatic Growth: Reshaping the Effects of Climate Change

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      Pages 185-200

      Climate Change, Resilience and Transformation: Challenges and Opportunities for Local Communities

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      Pages 201-209

      Conclusions: Implications for Practice, Policy, and Further Research

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 211-220