Extreme Cities: The Peril and Promise of Urban Life in the Age of Climate Change with Ashley Dawson

Extreme Cities offers an accessibly written discussion of two of the greatest forces affecting society in the 21st century: urbanization and climate change. Anchored in a portrait of New York City during and after Hurricane Sandy, the book adopts a comparative lens to show how and why extreme social and climatological conditions are germinating in cities around the globe.

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