uu.seUppsala University Publications
Change search
CiteExportLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link
Cite
Citation style
  • apa
  • ieee
  • modern-language-association
  • vancouver
  • Other style
More styles
Language
  • de-DE
  • en-GB
  • en-US
  • fi-FI
  • nn-NO
  • nn-NB
  • sv-SE
  • Other locale
More languages
Output format
  • html
  • text
  • asciidoc
  • rtf
One effect to rule them all?: A comment on climate and conflict
Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO), Oslo; Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim.
Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO), Oslo.
Center for Comparative and International Studies, ETH Zurich, Zurich.
Center for Comparative and International Studies, ETH Zurich, Zurich; Department of Government, University of Essex.
Show others and affiliations
2014 (English)In: Climatic Change, ISSN 0165-0009, E-ISSN 1573-1480, Vol. 127, no 3-4, 391-397 p.Article in journal, Editorial material (Other academic) Published
Abstract [en]

A recent Climatic Change review article reports a remarkable convergence of scientific evidence for a link between climatic events and violent intergroup conflict, thus departing markedly from other contemporary assessments of the empirical literature. This commentary revisits the review in order to understand the discrepancy. We believe the origins of the disagreement can be traced back to the review article's underlying quantitative meta-analysis, which suffers from shortcomings with respect to sample selection and analytical coherence. A modified assessment that addresses some of these problems suggests that scientific research on climate and conflict to date has produced mixed and inconclusive results.

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Dordrecht: Springer Netherlands, 2014. Vol. 127, no 3-4, 391-397 p.
National Category
Environmental Sciences Other Social Sciences not elsewhere specified
Research subject
Peace and Conflict Research
Identifiers
URN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-240868DOI: 10.1007/s10584-014-1266-1ISI: 000345372000001OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-240868DiVA: diva2:777657
Available from: 2015-01-08 Created: 2015-01-08 Last updated: 2017-12-05Bibliographically approved

Open Access in DiVA

No full text

Other links

Publisher's full text

Authority records BETA

Fjelde, HanneHegre, Håvardvon Uexküll, Nina

Search in DiVA

By author/editor
Fjelde, HanneHegre, Håvardvon Uexküll, Nina
By organisation
Department of Peace and Conflict Research
In the same journal
Climatic Change
Environmental SciencesOther Social Sciences not elsewhere specified

Search outside of DiVA

GoogleGoogle Scholar

doi
urn-nbn

Altmetric score

doi
urn-nbn
Total: 687 hits
CiteExportLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link
Cite
Citation style
  • apa
  • ieee
  • modern-language-association
  • vancouver
  • Other style
More styles
Language
  • de-DE
  • en-GB
  • en-US
  • fi-FI
  • nn-NO
  • nn-NB
  • sv-SE
  • Other locale
More languages
Output format
  • html
  • text
  • asciidoc
  • rtf