Climate Change and Human Well-Being
Global Challenges and Opportunities
|Series title:||International and Cultural Psychology Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Jul 2013|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $179.00|
| Book Description: |
Climate change is increasing the severity of disasters and adverse weather conditions worldwide, with particularly devastating effects on developing countries and on individuals with lower resources. Climate change is likely to impact mental health and psychosocial well-being via multiple pathways, leading to new challenges. Direct effects such as gradual environmental changes, higher temperatures, and natural disasters, are likely to lead to more indirect consequences such as...