Climate And Ancient Societies

Author: Susanne Kerner
Publisher: Museum Tusculanum Press
ISBN: 8763541998
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Climate and human responses to it have a strongly interconnected relationship. Thus when climate change occurs, the result of either natural or human causes, societies should react and adapt to these. But do they?

Water Engineering In The Ancient World

Author: Charles R. Ortloff
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199239096
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Charles Ortloff provides a new perspective on archaeological studies of the urban and agricultural water supply and distribution systems of the major ancient civilizations of South America, the Middle East, and South-East Asia, by using ...

The Oxford Handbook Of Climate Change And Society

Author: John S. Dryzek
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199566607
Size: 35.48 MB
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A systematic examination by the best writers in a variety of fields working on issues of how climate change affects society, and how social, economic, and political systems can, do, and should respond.

Third Millennium Bc Climate Change And Old World Collapse

Author: H. Nüzhet Dalfes
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 3642606164
Size: 32.82 MB
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Recent discoveries from all over the world strongly support the suspected link of the collapse with climate. The volume presents the findings of more than 40 researchers and provides a review on the relevant information.

Civilizing Climate

Author: Arlene Miller Rosen
Publisher: Rowman Altamira
ISBN: 9780759104945
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Social Responses to Climate Change in the Ancient Near East Arlene Miller
Rosen. growing ... If we look at cases for agricultural dispersal, societies typically
adopt agriculture under more favorable climatic conditions. This is evident from
the ...

Climate Change And The Course Of Global History

Author: John L. Brooke
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521871646
Size: 54.54 MB
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Underpopulation, not overpopulation, threatened ancient and medieval agrarian
societies. When populations grew during climatic optimums, they generally
managed to achieve incremental improvements to agricultural productivity. But
life ...

1177 B C

Author: Eric H. Cline
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400874491
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In this major new account of the causes of this "First Dark Ages," Eric Cline tells the gripping story of how the end was brought about by multiple interconnected failures, ranging from invasion and revolt to earthquakes, drought, and the ...

A Cultural History Of Climate

Author: Wolfgang Behringer
Publisher: Polity
ISBN: 0745645291
Size: 29.89 MB
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The book first offers some elements of scientific orientation, then examines in greater detail the connection between the climate and cultural development since the middle ages.

Bioarchaeology Of Climate Change And Violence

Author: Ryan P. Harrod
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 1461492394
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The goal of this monograph is to emphasize with empirical data the complexity of the relationship between climate change and violence.

The United Nations World Water Development Report N 3 2009 Water And Climate Change Citizen Mobilization A Source Of Solutions

Author: Fluet, Marie Joëlle
Publisher: UNESCO
ISBN: 9231041193
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Introduction 1 Extreme climate events and climate change 2 Adaptation and
capacity building: for a better response to ... and their impacts and allow us to
analyse the understanding and perception of climate in ancient or traditional
societies.