Print References consulted to write the CSI curriculum

Textbook-Type Books

Ahrens, C.D. (2009). Meteorology today: An introduction to weather, climate, and the environment. Belmont, CA: Brooks/Coles.

American Meteorological Society. (2009). Climate studies: Introduction to climate science. American Meteorological Society. Washington, DC. 

Archer, D.  & Rahmstorf, S. (2010). The climate crisis: An introductory guide to climate change. New York, NY: Cambridge University Press.

Hay, W. (2013). Experimenting on a small planet: A scholarly entertainment. Berlin Heidelberg New York Dordrecht London: Springer.

Houghton, J. (2010). Global warming: The complete briefing. New York, NY: Cambridge University Press.

Kitchen, D. E. (2014). Global climate change: Turning knowledge into action. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Pearson Education, Inc.

Mann, M. E. & Kump. L. (2008) – Dire predictions: Understanding global warming. New York, NY: Pearson Education.

Mathez, E. A. (2009). Climate change: The science of global warming and our energy future. New York, NY: Cambridge University Press.

Other Content-Type Books

Archer, D. (2009). The long thaw: How humans are changing the next 100,000 years of Earth’s  climate. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press.

Blockstein, D. & Wiegman, L. (2010). Climate solutions consensus: What we know and what to do about it. Washington, DC: Island Press.

Englander, J.E. (2012). High tide on main street: Rising sea level and the coming coastal crisis. Boca Raton, FL: The Science Bookshelf.

Faris, A. (2009). Forecast: The consequences of climate change from the Amazon to the Arctic,  from Darfur to Napa Valley. New York: NY: Henry Holt and Company, LLC.

Flannery, T. 2005. The weather makers: How man is changing the climate and what it means  for life on Earth. New York, NY: Grove Press.

Friedman, T. (2008). Hot, flat, and crowded. New York, NY: Farrar, Straus, and Giroux.

Gore, A. (1992). Earth in balance: Ecology and the human spirit. New York, NY: Penguin Books Inc.

Gore, A. (2006). An inconvenient truth. New York, NY: Rodale.

Gore, A. (2009). Our choice. New York, NY: Melcher Media.

Hansen, J. (2009). Storms of my grandchildren: The truth about the coming climate catastrophe and our last chance to save humanity. New York, NY: Bloomsbury.

Henson, R. (2008). The rough guide to climate change: Symptoms, science and solutions. New    York, NY: Rough Guides Limited.

Hoggan, J. (2009). Climate cover-up: The crusade to deny global warming. Vancouver, BC: Greystone Books.

Lovelock, Gaia (2006). The revenge of Gaia: Earth’s climate crisis and the fate of humanity. New York, NY: Basic Books.

Lynas, M. (2008). Six degrees: Our future on a hotter planet. Washington, DC: National Geographic Society.

Mann, M. E. (2012). The hockey stick and the climate wars: Dispatches from the front lines. New York, NY: Columbia University Press.

McKibben,  B. (2011). Eaarth: Making a life on a tough new planet. New York, NY: St. Martin’s Press.

Monbiot, G. (2007). Heat: How to stop the planet from burning. Cambridge, MA: South End Press.

Pilkey, O. H. & Young R. (2009). The rising sea. Washington, DC: Island Press.

Volk, T. (2008). CO2 rising: The world’s greatest environmental challenge. Cambridge, MA: Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Washington, H. & Cook, J. (2011). Climate change denial: Heads in the sand. London, Washington, DC: Earthscan.

Weart, S. R. (2008). The discovery of global warming. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press.            

Interdisciplinary-Type Books

Boykoff, M. T. (2012). Who speaks for climate? Making sense of media reporting on climate change. New York, NY: Cambridge University Press.

Bradley, R. S. (2011). Global warming and political intimidation: How politicians cracked down on scientists as the Earth heated up. Amherst & Boston, MA: University of Massachusetts Press.

Brown, L. R. (2011). World on the edge: How to prevent environmental and economic collapse. New York, NY: Earth Policy Institute.

Craven, G. (2009). What’s the worst that could happen? A rationale response to the climate change debate. New York, NY: Penguin Group Inc.

Flannery, T. (2009). Now or never: Why we must act now to end climate change and create a sustainable future. New York, NY: Atlantic Monthly Press.

Hulme, M. (2009). Why we disagree about climate change: Understanding controversy,  inaction, and opportunity. New York, NY: Cambridge University Press.

Gilding, P. (2011). The great disruption: Why the climate crisis will bring on the end of shopping and the birth of a new world. New York, NY: Bloomsbury Press.

Hayhoe, K. & Farley, A. (2009). A climate for change: Global warming facts for faith-baseddecisions. New York, NY: FaithWords.

Malone, E. L. (2009). Debating climate change: Pathways through argument to agreement. Sterling, VA: Earthscan.

Mooney, C. 2007. Storm world: Hurricanes, politics, and the battle over global warming. Orlando, FL: Harcourt Inc.

Orr, D. (2009). Down to the wire: Confronting climate collapse. New York, NY: Oxford University Press.

Oreskes, N. & Conway, M. (2010). Merchants of doubt: How a handful of scientists obscured the truth on issues from tobacco smoke to global warming. New York, NY: Bloomsbury Press.

Parenti, C. (2011). Tropic of chaos: Climate change the new geography of violence. New York, NY: Nation Books.

Powell, J. L. (2011). The inquisition of climate science. New York, NY: Columbia University Press.

Schneider, S. (2009). Science as a contact sport: Inside the battle to save Earth’s climate. National Geographic Society: Washington, DC.            


All graphics without citation were created by Dr. Julie Lambert and Alana Edwards specifically for this project.