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Record #175322:

A framework for assessing the vulnerability of communities in the Canadian Arctic to risks associated with climate change / James D. Ford, Barry Smit.

Title: A framework for assessing the vulnerability of communities in the Canadian Arctic to risks associated with climate change / James D. Ford, Barry Smit.
Author(s): Ford, James D.
Smit, Barry.
Date: 2004.
In: Arctic. (2004.), Vol. 57(4) (2004)
Abstract: Reviews existing literature on implications of climate change for Arctic communities. Develops conceptual model of vulnerability and presents analytical approach to assessing climate hazards and coping strategies in Arctic communities. Conceptualises vulnerability as function of exposure to climatic stresses and adaptive capacity to cope with stresses.
Notes:

Arctic. Vol. 57(4) :389-400 (2004).

French abstract.

Keywords: 323.1 -- National and ethnic minorities: Eskimo.
364.122/.124 -- Social change and associated problems.
502 -- Environmental issues.
504.06 -- Environmental protection.
504.064.2 -- Environmental impact assessment.
551.58 -- Climatology.
551.583 -- Climatic changes.
574 -- Ecology.
F -- Biological sciences.
(*3) -- Arctic regions.
(*41) -- Canada.
SPRI record no.: 175322

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