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George Washington
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H 31 .C514 no.105 Off-site
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
no.104-no.105 bound together
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
H31 .C514 no.104-105 Off-site
George Mason
Fenwick stacks
H31 .C514 no. 105 Available Request
Other Authors Sewell, W. R. Derrick,
National Center for Atmospheric Research (U.S.)
Subjects Klima.
Weather control.
Series Research paper (University of Chicago. Department of Geography) ; no. 105.
Description xii, 423 pages illustrations, maps 23 cm.
Copyright Date 1966.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 408-419).
Also issued online.
Summary Papers prepared in connection with a Symposium on the Economic and Social Aspects of Weather Modification ... held at the National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) in Boulder, Colorado from July 1-3, 1965.
Contents Introduction: the problem in perspective / W.R. Derrick Sewell -- Approaches to the study of human dimensions of weather modification / G.F. White -- Evaluation of the state of the art / P.H. Wycoff -- Hydrologic consequences of weather modification: case studies / Norman Crawford -- Economic analysis of weather: an ideal weather pattern model / Edward A. Ackerman -- Evaluation of consequences of modifications to weather and climate / W.L. Garrison -- Evaluation of weather and climate by socio-economic sensitivity indices / James R. Hibbs -- Evaluation of benefit-cost analysis as applied to weather and climate modification / Ivars Gutmanis and Lester Goldner -- Seasonal programming and Bayesian assessment of atmospheric resources / Leslie Curry -- Economic evaluation of weather modification with particular reference to agriculture / Emery N. Castle and Herbert H. Stoevener -- Weather and crop production: some implications for weather modification programs / John W. Kirkbride and Harry C. Trelogan -- Weather modification and the prevention of lightning-caused forest fires / J.S. Barrows -- The influence of weather on outdoor recreation / Marion Clawons -- Impacts of weather on airline industry: the value of fog dispersal programs / W. Boynton Beckwith -- Weather modification and the operations of an electric power utility: the Pacific Gas and Electric Company's test program / Donald L. Eberly -- Potential impacts of storm modification on the insurance industry / Robert L. Hendrick and Don. G. Friedman -- The impact of climate on industrial growth: Tucson, Arizona, a case study / Andrew Wilson -- Urbanization and the new weather technology: problems, possibilities and institutional implications / Richard L. Meier -- Institutional adjustment to an emerging technology: legal aspects of weather modification / Edward A. Morris -- Public policy issues raised by weather modification: possible alternative strategies for government action / Fremont J. Lyden and George A. Shipman -- Perception of the effects of weather on manufacturing: a study of five firms / Carl von E. Bickert and Theodor D. Browne -- Attitudes toward weather modification: a study of great plains farmers / T.F. Saarinen -- Perception of possibilities of weather modification, and attitudes toward government involvement / W.R. Derrick Sewell and J.C. Day -- The evaluation of weather modification research / Robert W. Kates and W.R. Derrick Sewell -- Investment in weather modification research: objectives, incentives, and applications / James A Crutchfield -- Some implications of weather modification for the cultural patterns of tribal societies / Evon Z. Vogt -- The role of weather in human behavior / Marston Bates.
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