TITLE

Environmental refugees in a globally warmed world

AUTHOR(S)
Myers, Norman
PUB. DATE
December 1993
SOURCE
BioScience;Dec93, Vol. 43 Issue 11, p752
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Analyzes the impact of global warming on environmental refugees. Environmental refugees as a group of people who can no longer gain a livelihood in their homelands because of environmental problems; Differentiation of refugees driven by environmental and economic factors; Analytic methodology; Individual countries and regions that undergo the potential impacts of global warming.
ACCESSION #
9403310150

 

Related Articles

  • All Over the Map. Dorn, Jonathan // Backpacker;Sep2007, Vol. 35 Issue 7, p13 

    The article discusses the effects of global warming on North America's wilderness.

  • Can the Environmental Protection Agency Regulate Greenhouse Gases Under the Clean Air Act?: PRO.  // Supreme Court Debates;Mar2007, Vol. 10 Issue 3, p20 

    The article presents an excerpt from the Amicus Curiae Brief for the Petitioners filed by the state of Delaware concerning the potential environmental damages caused by global warming, as submitted to the U.S. Supreme Court on August 31, 2006.

  • Global Environmental Snapshot.  // United Arab Emirates Country Review;2011, p176 

    The article offers information on global environmental issues including soil degradation, global warming and water pollution.

  • Let us leap to conclusions. Any conclusions. Morgan // Business Journal (Central New York);09/03/99, Vol. 13 Issue 35, p34 

    Focuses on the Americans' pre-occupation with global warming and other environmental degradation issues. Evidence of global warming; Scientists' reports that dispute the issue of global warming.

  • Global Environmental Concepts.  // Nepal Country Review;2010, p140 

    The article offers an overview of the global environmental concerns including global warming and greenhouse gases, air pollution, and ozone depletion.

  • Why Is Everyone Worried About Global Warming? Anderson, Margaret // Ask;Apr2008, Vol. 7 Issue 4, p6 

    This article discusses the environmental degradation caused by global warming.

  • "GLACIERS, WILDLIFE, AND FORESTS.  // Onearth;Fall2006, Vol. 28 Issue 3, p4 

    The article reports on the threats provided by global warming towards the environment.

  • Global Environmental Concepts.  // Angola Country Review;2009, p116 

    The article offers an overview of global environmental condition, including global warming, greenhouse gases and air pollution.

  • Global Environmental Concepts.  // Paraguay Country Review;2010, p118 

    The article discusses the global environmental concerns including global warming and greenhouse gases, land degradation, and water resources.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics