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INRL 6102

Climate Change: Policy and Economic Options for SIDS

Dr Keron Niles

Required/Essential (Online and print)

 

  1. Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Secretariat. "CARICOM Energy Policy." (2013). Click here

  2. Doran, P.T., and M.K. Zimmerman. "Examining the Scientific Consensus on Climate Change." Eos, Transactions American Geophysical Union 90, no. 3 (2009): 22.. Click here

  3. Hansen, J. Storms of My Grandchildren: The Truth About the Coming Climate Catastrophe and Our Last Chance to Save Humanity. Bloomsbury Publishing, 2009. Call number: -QC981.8.G56 H365 2009 (NGL-General; AJL-General)

  4. Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change. "Summary for Policy Makers." In Special Report on Renewable Energy Sources and Climate Change Mitigation, edited by O. Edenhofer, R. Pichs-Madruga, Y. Sokona, K. Seyboth, P. Matschoss, S. Kadner, T. Zwickel, et al. United Kingdom and New York, USA: Working Group III - Mitigation of Climate Change, 2011..  Click here

  5. Lloyd, B. "The Commons Revisited: The Tragedy Continues." Energy Policy 35, no. 11 (2007): 5806-18. Click here

  6. McDonough, William, and Michael Braungart. Cradle to Cradle: Remaking the Way We Make Things. North Point Press, 2010. Call number: TD794.5 .M395 2002 (AJL-General; NGL-On order)

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  2. Adger, W Neil, Jon Barnett, Katrina Brown, Nadine Marshall, and Karen O'brien. "Cultural Dimensions of Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation." Nature Climate Change 3, no. 2 (2013): 112. Click here

  3. Adger, W Neil, Suraje Dessai, Marisa Goulden, Mike Hulme, Irene Lorenzoni, Donald R Nelson, Lars Otto Naess, Johanna Wolf, and Anita Wreford. "Are There Social Limits to Adaptation to Climate Change?". Climatic change 93, no. 3-4 (2009): 335-54. Click here

  4. Barnett, Jon. "Security and Climate Change." Global environmental change 13, no. 1 (2003): 7- 17. Click here

  5. Barnett, Jon, and W Neil Adger. "Climate Change, Human Security and Violent Conflict." Political geography 26, no. 6 (2007): 639-55. Click here

  6. Bouwer, Laurens M, and Jeroen CJH Aerts. "Financing Climate Change Adaptation." Disasters 30, no. 1 (2006): 49-63. Click here

  7. Brown, O. L. I., Anne Hammill, and Robert McLeman. "Climate Change as the ‘New’ Security Threat: Implications for Africa." International Affairs 83, no. 6 (2007): 1141-54. Click here

  8. Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Secretariat. "CARICOM Energy Policy." (2013). Click here

  9. Cashman, Adrian, Leonard Nurse, and Charlery John. "Climate Change in the Caribbean: The Water Management Implications." The Journal of Environment & Development 19, no. 1 (2010): 42-67. Click here

  10. Cosbey, A. "Trade and Climate Change: Issues in Perspective." Winnipeg: International Institute for Sustainable Development (2008). Click here

  11. Dimitrov, Radoslav S. "The Paris Agreement on Climate Change: Behind Closed Doors." Global Environmental Politics 16, no. 3 (2016): 1-11. Click here

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  13. Doran, P.T., and M.K. Zimmerman. "Examining the Scientific Consensus on Climate Change." Eos, Transactions American Geophysical Union 90, no. 3 (2009): 22. Click here

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  15. Fukuzawa, Roki. "Climate Change Policy to Foster Pollution Prevention and Sustainable Industrial Practices–a Case Study of the Global Nickel Industry." Minerals Engineering 39 (2012): 196-205. Click here

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  20. Hoffmann, Ulrich. "Some Reflections on Climate Change, Green Growth Illusions and Development Space." 2011. Click here

  21. Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change. "Summary for Policy Makers." In Special Report on Renewable Energy Sources and Climate Change Mitigation, edited by O. Edenhofer, R.Pichs-Madruga, Y. Sokona, K. Seyboth, P. Matschoss, S. Kadner, T. Zwickel, et al. United Kingdom and New York, USA: Working Group III - Mitigation of Climate Change, 2011. Click here

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  26. Lovelock, James. The Revenge of Gaia: Earth's Climate in Crisis and the Fate of Humanity. New York, USA: Basic Books, 2006. Call number:  QH343.4 .L694 2006 (Norman Girvan Library- General; AJL- General )

  27. Macpherson, Cheryl, and Muge Akpinar-Elci. "Impacts of Climate Change on Caribbean Life."American Journal of Public Health 103, no. 1 (2013): e6. Click here

  28. Makina, Anesu, and Theresa Moyo. "Mind the Gap: Institutional Considerations for Gender-Inclusive Climate Change Policy in Sub-Saharan Africa." Local Environment 21, no. 10 (2016):1185-97. Click here

  29. McDonough, William, and Michael Braungart. Cradle to Cradle: Remaking the Way We Make Things. North point press, 2010. Call number: TD794.5 .M395 2002 (AJL-General; NGL-On order)

  30. Mimura, N, L Nurse, RF McLean, J Agard, L Briguglio, P Lefale, R Payet, and G Sem. "Small Islands. Climate Change 2007: Impacts, Adaptation and Vulnerability. Contribution of Working Group Ii to the Fourth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, Ml Parry, of Canziani, Jp Palutikof, Pj Van Der Linden and Ce Hanson, Eds." Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK, 2007. Click here

  31. Moore, Winston Ricardo. "The Impact of Climate Change on Caribbean Tourism Demand."Current Issues in Tourism 13, no. 5 (2010): 495-505. Click here

  32. Niles, Keron. "Resilience Amidst Rising Tides: Climate Change and Competitiveness in the Tourism Sector in the Caribbean." Geneva, Switzerland: International Centre for Trade and Sustainable Development, 2010. Click here

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  34. Reuveny, Rafael. "Climate Change-Induced Migration and Violent Conflict." Political Geography 26, no. 6 (2007/08/01/ 2007): 656-73.

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  40. Verbruggen, Aviel, and Mohamed Al Marchohi. "Views on Peak Oil and Its Relation to Climate Change Policy." Energy Policy 38, no. 10 (2010): 5572-81. Click here

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  42. World Trade Organisation and the United Nations Environment Programme. "Trade and Climate Change." 2009. Click here

 

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