Climatic Change: Cultural Impacts of Climate Change

This article demonstrates how climatic extremes feed into and amplify ongoing cultural change and pave way for power relations in the society. Its findings are important for the role that religion and ideologies will play in future reactions to climatic extremes around the world.

Nature: Towards a Better Understanding of Societal Responses to Climate Change

A major review of the field of history of climate and society, this paper sets the standards for future interdisciplinary research on past reactions to climatic change. It also discusses several cases of how historical societies turned out resilient to climatic change, providing ideas for adaptation pathways for today.