Book title: Gloclimatopaedia: A Encyclopaedia on Global Climate Policy(4 Vols.) set
Author(s): A.N. Sarkar
ISBN: 9788182745483
Publication Year: 2012
Binding: HB
Pages: -
Price: Rs. 5500
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About the Book:

Global warming and consequential climate change pose the greatest threat and challenge for the survival of the humanity and other life forms in this planet. There is an universal recognition and unanimity now by the global community at large that the earth’s climate is changing rather more rapidly in recent years than in the past with disastrous and irreparable consequences. This, among other things is largely due to phenomenal anthropogenic interferences, resultant of accelerated growth of hydro-carbon propelled and energy-intensive industrialization in a hyper-competitive business world. Consequentially, the level of Green House Gas (GHG) emissions is fast becoming alarming, particularly for the developed as well as the fast developing economy; such as the BRIC and BASIC countries.



About the Author:

Dr. A.N. Sarkar obtained his doctorate degree in biochemistry from the University of Wales (1977) and worked over three decades in Petrochemicals-related fields, R&D, Environment, Central Ministries, External Donor Agencies, and Academics. He served as a Chair Professor- National Agricultural Bank for Rural Development (NABARD); Professor, University of Petroleum and Energy Studies. Currently, he is working as a Senior Professor (International Business) & Dean (Research in the Asia-Pacific Institute of Management, New Delhi.


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