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Nitrogen and Climate Change

An Explosive Story

Authors: Reay, D.

  • This book shows how vital an understanding of nitrogen is for its role in climate change and its affects on humankind
  • Paints an accessible yet comprehensive picture of nitrogen, including history, society and environment
  • Combines peer-reviewed literature, expert author knowledge and accessible analysis in one book
  • Relevant for scholars, students and policy-makers studying/working on environmental, climate change and health issues
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About this book

The world is changing. Human population is surging towards 10 billion, food, water, climate and energy security are all at risk. Nitrogen could be our life raft in this global 'perfect storm'. Get it right and it can help to feed billions, fuel our cars and put a dent in global warming. Get it wrong and it will make things a whole lot worse.

About the authors

Dave Reay is Professor of Carbon Management at the University of Edinburgh, UK. He has worked on nitrogen and climate change for over 20 years. His research has taken him from stormy seas in the Southern Ocean to evil-smelling Scottish ditches. He has written several popular books on climate change and directs the award-winning Masters in Carbon Management at Edinburgh.

Table of contents (15 chapters)

Buy this book

eBook $24.99
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-1-137-28696-3
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $100.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-137-28694-9
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $32.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-137-28695-6
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Nitrogen and Climate Change
Book Subtitle
An Explosive Story
Authors
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-28696-3
DOI
10.1057/9781137286963
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-28694-9
Softcover ISBN
978-1-137-28695-6
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVII, 220
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