Assessing Climate Change

Temperatures, Solar Radiation, and Heat Balance

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ISBN: 978-3-540-76586-8 (Print) 978-3-540-76587-5 (Online)

Table of contents (9 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxix

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    Pages 1-39

    Historical variations in the Earth’s climate

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    Chapter

    Pages 41-99

    Temperatures in the past millennium

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    Chapter

    Pages 101-142

    Temperatures in the past century

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    Chapter

    Pages 143-209

    Variability of the Sun

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    Chapter

    Pages 211-262

    The Earth’s heat balance and the greenhouse effect

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    Chapter

    Pages 263-289

    CO2 production and climate change

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    Chapter

    Pages 291-315

    Impacts of global warming

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    Chapter

    Pages 317-331

    Global climate change and public policy

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    Chapter

    Pages 333-340

    Final remarks

  11. Back Matter

    Pages 341-374