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The Resource Climate migrants : on the move in a warming world, by Rebecca E. Hirsch

Climate migrants : on the move in a warming world, by Rebecca E. Hirsch

Label
Climate migrants : on the move in a warming world
Title
Climate migrants
Title remainder
on the move in a warming world
Statement of responsibility
by Rebecca E. Hirsch
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Climate Migrants explores the migration of peoples throughout the world in response to the effects of climate change, including droughts, desertification, rising sea level, melting permafrost, and severe storms. The book showcases people and communities that have already relocated because of climate change, and the challenges they faced before, during, and after relocation. The book investigates the cultural, environmental, political, and economic impacts of ecomigration and how they could play out in the next century."--
Summary
"Climate Migrants explores the migration of peoples throughout the world in response to the effects of climate change, including droughts, desertification, rising sea level, melting permafrost, and severe storms. The book showcases people and communitiesthat have already relocated because of climate change, and the challenges they faced before, during, and after relocation. The book investigates the cultural, environmental, political, and economic impacts of ecomigration and how they could play out in the next century."--
Writing style
Award
Green Prize for Sustainable Literature, 2018.
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
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10532876
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
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Hirsch, Rebecca E
Dewey number
304.8
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • photographs
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 11-19
  • Grades 9 to 12
LC call number
GN370
LC item number
.H57 2017
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1230
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human beings
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Climatic changes
  • Global warming
  • Social ecology
Target audience
adolescent
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on the move in a warming world
Label
Climate migrants : on the move in a warming world, by Rebecca E. Hirsch
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 82-85) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
A warmer world -- Rising tides -- Disaster in the desert -- Coasts in crisis -- The future of climate migration
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
88 pages
Isbn
9781467793414
Isbn Type
(lb : alk. paper)
Lccn
2015035715
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)926050361
  • (OCoLC)ocn926050361
Label
Climate migrants : on the move in a warming world, by Rebecca E. Hirsch
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 82-85) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
A warmer world -- Rising tides -- Disaster in the desert -- Coasts in crisis -- The future of climate migration
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
88 pages
Isbn
9781467793414
Isbn Type
(lb : alk. paper)
Lccn
2015035715
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)926050361
  • (OCoLC)ocn926050361

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