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The new Arctic / Birgitta Evengård, Joan Nymand Larsen, Øyvind Paasche, editors.

Publication:
Cham, Switzerland : Springer, 2015.
Format/Description:
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xxii, 352 pages : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 25 cm
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Subjects:
Arctic regions.
Arctic regions -- Research.
Climatic changes -- Arctic regions.
Climatic changes.
Research.
Arctic Regions.
Contents:
1. Paths to the New Arctic
2. Indigenous peoples in the new Arctic
3. Pioneering nation: new narratives about Greenland and Greenlanders launched through arts and branding
4. Perpetual adaption? Challenges for the Sami and reindeer husbandry in Sweden
5. On past, present and future Arctic expeditions
6. Arctopias: The Arctic as No Place and New Place in fiction
7. The fleeting glaciers of the Arctic
8. Arctic carbon cycle: patterns, impacts and possible changes
9. Arctic vegetation cover: patterns, processes and expected change
10. Human development in the New Arctic
11. Issues in Arctic tourism
12. The Arctic economy in a global context
13. Globalization of the "Arctic"
14. Race to resources in the Arctic: have we progressed in our understanding of what takes place in the Arctic?
15. Comparing the health of circumpolar populations: patterns, determinants, and systems
16. Food security or food sovereignty: what is the main issue in the Arctic?
17. Water information and water security in the Arctic
18. Infectious disease in the Arctic: a panorama in transition
19. Environmental health in the changing Arctic
20. Scientific cooperation throughout the Arctic: the INTERACT experienc
21. The assessed Arctic: how monitoring can be silently normative
22. The challenge of governance in the Arctic: now and in the future
23. New knowledge a pathway to responsible development of the Arctic
24. Cryo-history: narratives of ice and the emerging Arctic humanities
Index.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Rosengarten Family Fund.
Contributor:
Evengård, Birgitta, editor.
Larsen, Joan Nymand, editor.
Paasche, Øyvind, editor.
Rosengarten Family Fund.
ISBN:
3319176013
9783319176017
OCLC:
905566490
Publisher Number:
99963796448