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Contrasting climate variability and meteorological drought with perceived drought and climate change in northern Ethiopia
The rationale of this paper is to investigate peoples’ perception of climate variability, climate change and drought frequency and compare it with measurements of rainfall variability and anomalies in northern Ethiopia. ...
Climate and society. A complex and conditional relationship
(The University of Bergen, 2008-05-13)
Too little rainfall causes human adaptation problems. Too much rainfall as well. The same is valid for temperature. What makes people vulnerable to climate and what impacts can climate cause on society? Where lies the ...
On the (im-)possibilities of defining human climate thresholds
(Springer Science+Business Media B.V., 2007-02-19)
The aim of this study is to explore the way climate creates thresholds within society. Both human physiology and the human mind determine when and where climate can trigger and influence human activities. By presenting a ...