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By Harun Rasid,Bimal Paul

ISBN-10: 0739183532

ISBN-13: 9780739183533

Climate swap in Bangladesh: Confronting imminent Disasters is a accomplished research of weather switch affects on Bangladesh, via a overview of measures for confronting the manifested threats of weather swap at the humans and setting of Bangladesh. utilizing an integrative technique, the authors mix their very own paintings on indigenous changes to climatic dangers in Bangladesh with an research of the function of contemporary engineering intervention and catastrophe administration rules in assuaging those dangers. there's additionally an emphasis at the surroundings and other people of coastal Bangladesh who're susceptible to inundation as a result of worldwide warming–induced sea point upward thrust. hence, as well as studying major climatic mess ups at a few length—tropical cyclones (hurricanes), floods, droughts, and sea point rise—key themes of human dimensions of weather switch contain weather switch sufferers, weather refugees, weather justice, public regulations on weather switch, and a pattern of variation measures for dwelling with the emerging sea degrees.

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