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Dynamical Paleoclimatology

Generalized Theory of Global Climate Change

The book discusses the ideas and creates a framework for building toward a theory of paleoclimate. Using the rich and mounting array of observational evidence of climatic changes from geology, geochemistry, and paleontology, Saltzman offers a dynamical approach to the theory of paleoclimate evolution and an expanded theory of climate.Saltzman was a distinquished authority on dynamical meteorology. This book provides a comprehensive framework based on dynamical system ideas for a theory of climate and paleoclimatic evolution which is intended for graduate students and research workers in paleoclimatology, earth system studies, and global change research. The book includes an extensive bibliography of geological and physical/dynamical references.

Audience
Students and practitioners in all areas of climate theory, including paleoclimatology, earth system studies, global change research, and climate dynamics.

Included in series
International Geophysics

Hardbound, 354 Pages

Published: October 2001

Imprint: Academic Press

ISBN: 978-0-12-617331-4

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