Climate Change, Conflict Linkages: More Research

15 Feb 2019 by OOSKAnews Info

New research reinforces the case that climate change will result in an increase in natural disasters, unstable availability to water and changing agricultural practices."Climate Change and Psychology: Effects of Rapid Global Warming on Violence and Aggression", produced by the US's Iowa State University, examines three connectors between climate change and conflict: (a) how hot temperatures directly influence aggression and violence; (b) how rapid climate change indirectly increases adulthood violence proneness through its effects on physiological and psychological development; (c) and how ecomigration influences group-level aggression...

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