Table of contents for Climate change : biological and human aspects / Jonathan Cowie.

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Introduction; Acknowledgements; 1. An introduction to climate change; 2. Principal indicators of past climates; 3. Past climate change; 4. The Oligocene to the Quaternary: climate and biology; 5. Present climate and biological change; 6. Current warming and likely future impacts; 7. Human ecology of climate change; 8. Sustainability and policy; Appendix 1. Glossary and acronyms; Appendix 2. Bio-geological timescale; Appendix 3. Calculations of energy demand/supply, and orders of magnitude; Index.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Climatic changes -- Environmental aspects.
Climatic changes -- Social aspects.