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Suggested citation: National Research Council. (2009). New Directions in Climate Change Vulnerability, Impacts, and Adaptation Assessment: Summary of a Workshop. Jennifer F. Brewer, Rapporteur, Subcommittee for a Workshop on New Directions in Vulnerability, Impacts, and Adaptation Assessment, Committee on the Human Dimensions of Global Change, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press.

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