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Environmental management books

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Environmental Communication and Critical Coastal Policy Communities, Culture and Nature by Kerrie (Griffith University, Australia) Foxwell-Norton Environmental Communication and Critical Coastal Policy Communities, Culture and Nature
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The vast majority of the world's population lives on or near the coast. These communities are an extraordinary and largely untapped resource that can be used to mitigate planetary disaster and foster environmental stewardship. Repeated waves of scientific fact and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/09/2017

Grand Canyon For Sale Public Lands versus Private Interests in the Era of Climate Change by Stephen Nash Grand Canyon For Sale Public Lands versus Private Interests in the Era of Climate Change

Saving Grand Canyon is a carefully researched investigation of the precarious future of America's public lands: our national parks, forests, wildlife refuges, monuments, and wildernesses. Taking the Grand Canyon as its key example, and using on-the-ground reporting as well as...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/09/2017

Building Global Resilience in the Aftermath of Sustainable Development Planet, People and Politics by Richard Pagett Building Global Resilience in the Aftermath of Sustainable Development Planet, People and Politics

This book explains why the concept of sustainable development needs to be consigned to history. Using examples from around the world, Richard Pagett illustrates how so-called sustainable development has simply been a cul-de-sac, condemning millions to continuing extreme poverty. Building...
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/09/2017

Research Advances in Marine Resources by Karl Norton Research Advances in Marine Resources


Format: Paperback - Released: 01/09/2017

The Environmental Debate A Documentary History by Grey House Publishing The Environmental Debate A Documentary History

Examines the evolution of concern about environmental degradation, pollution, climate change, and resource conservation in America from the Colonial period the present. This third edition is filled with important updates and new coverage of documents published from 2010 to 2017.
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/09/2017

Africa's Ecology Sustaining the Biological and Environment Diversity of a Continent by Valentine Udoh James Africa's Ecology Sustaining the Biological and Environment Diversity of a Continent

This is a book about the natural resource wealth of the continent of Africa and how to manage, protect and conserve the resources in the face of haphazard development and the unprecedented threat of consumption of the resources by the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/08/2017

Deforestation in the Teknaf Peninsula of Bangladesh A Study of Political Ecology by Masakazu Tani Deforestation in the Teknaf Peninsula of Bangladesh A Study of Political Ecology

This book presents a political ecology study on deforestation in the Teknaf Peninsula of Bangladesh. The study's aim was to elucidate social factors contributing to processes of deforestation, including poverty, migration of refugees, forest encroachment, and power relations entailed in...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/08/2017

The Water-Food-Energy Nexus Processes, Technologies, and Challenges by I M (University of Bradford United Kingdom) Mujtaba The Water-Food-Energy Nexus Processes, Technologies, and Challenges

Exponential growth of the worldwide population requires increasing amounts of water, food, and energy. However, as the quantity of available fresh water and energy sources directly affecting cost of food production and transportation diminishes, technological solutions are necessary to secure...
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/08/2017

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A Movement of the People The Roots of Environmental Education and Advocacy in Alabama by Katie Lamar Jackson, David Mathews A Movement of the People The Roots of Environmental Education and Advocacy in Alabama
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Tells how a grassroots movement led primarily by women shaped Alabama's environmental consciousness. A Movement of the People is a detailed history of the Alabama Environmental Quality Association (AEQA). The AEQA helped to establish groundbreaking environmental protection and natural resource...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/09/2017

The Ecological Scarcity Method for the European Union A Volkswagen Research Initiative: Environmental Assessments by Stephan Ahbe, Simon Weihofen, Steffen Wellge The Ecological Scarcity Method for the European Union A Volkswagen Research Initiative: Environmental Assessments
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This book is published open access under a CC BY 4.0 license. This report transfers the Ecological Scarcity Method (ESM) to the EU and its 28 member states.
Format: Paperback - Released: 06/10/2017

GNSS Environmental Sensing Revolutionizing Environmental Monitoring by Joseph Awange GNSS Environmental Sensing Revolutionizing Environmental Monitoring

This book is the second edition of Environmental Monitoring using GNSS and highlights the latest developments in global navigation satellite systems (GNSS). It features a completely new title and additional chapters that present emerging challenges to environmental monitoring- climate variability/change...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/10/2017

China-ASEAN Environment Outlook 1 (CAEO-1) Towards Green Development by China-ASEAN Environmental Cooperation China-ASEAN Environment Outlook 1 (CAEO-1) Towards Green Development

This book presents a comprehensive analysis of the status and progress of China-ASEAN green development and examines the common development issues in China and ASEAN Member States (AMSs).
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/10/2017

Crossing Borders Governing Environmental Disasters in a Global Urban Age in Asia and the Pacific by Michelle Ann Miller Crossing Borders Governing Environmental Disasters in a Global Urban Age in Asia and the Pacific

This multidisciplinary book examines the diverse ways in which environmental disasters with compounding impacts are being governed as they traverse sovereign territories across rapidly urbanising societies in Asia and the Pacific.
Format: Hardback - Released: 13/10/2017

Fertile Edges Regenerating Land, Culture and Hope by Maddy Harland Fertile Edges Regenerating Land, Culture and Hope

Essential reading ... signposts to sustain an activist's heart ... Rob Hopkins, co-founder of Transition Network
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/10/2017

No Timber Without Trees Sustainability in the Tropical Forest by Duncan Poore No Timber Without Trees Sustainability in the Tropical Forest

Earthscan publishes in association with the International Institute for Environment and Development.
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/10/2017

Participatory Action Research in Natural Resource Management A Critque of the Method Based on Five Years' Experience in the Transamozonica Region of Brazil by Christian Castellanet, Carl F. Jordan Participatory Action Research in Natural Resource Management A Critque of the Method Based on Five Years' Experience in the Transamozonica Region of Brazil
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This work evaluates the merits of a widely-used approach to natural resource management, participatory action research (PAR), an approach to resource management that strives to link researchers with farmers and other local residents whose lives are effected by long-range conservation...
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/10/2017

Plantation Politics Forest Plantations in Development by Caroline Sargent, Stephen Bass Plantation Politics Forest Plantations in Development
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Plantations are playing an increasingly important part in the development and the economies of the South. Plantation Politics is the first book to examine their rationale and purpose, exposing the misconceptions and myths that have surrounded their role, and describing...
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/10/2017

Controlling Tropical Deforestation by Alan Grainger Controlling Tropical Deforestation

Tropical rain forest is being cleared so rapidly and on such a scale that it is a major global environmental problem, threatening the survival of half of the world's plant and animal species and contributing to global climate change through...
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/10/2017

Saving the Seed Genetic Diversity and European Agriculture by Renee Vellve Saving the Seed Genetic Diversity and European Agriculture

Genetic diversity is essential to the security of agriculture. Without the availability of a wide range of plant varieties and the genetic resources they contain, crops cannot adapt to combat the ever-changing threats of pests, diseases and climatic change. Yet,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/10/2017

Resource Management and Environmental Security in South East Asia Water, Ecology and Politics in Cambodia by Mak Sithirith, Carl Grundy Resource Management and Environmental Security in South East Asia Water, Ecology and Politics in Cambodia
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Format: Hardback - Released: 01/11/2017

The Sustainable Nation Politics, Economy and Justice by Liam Leonard The Sustainable Nation Politics, Economy and Justice

Drawing on almost 20 years of Liam Leonard's research in the field, this volume provides a detailed case study of a modern European state's tumultuous development through first decades of the Millennium. The book provides an in depth and up...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/11/2017

Multifunctional Wetlands Pollution Abatement and Other Ecological Services from Natural and Constructed Wetlands by Nidhi Nagabhatla Multifunctional Wetlands Pollution Abatement and Other Ecological Services from Natural and Constructed Wetlands

This book describes how natural or constructed wetlands can be used to reduce pollution of freshwater and coastal ecosystems, while still preserving their biodiversity and ecological functions. Through a series of case histories described in 10 chapters in the monograph,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/11/2017

Environmental Management Towards Sustainability by Prasad Modak Environmental Management Towards Sustainability

This book is about understanding challenges we face today in managing our environment and ensuring sustainability of this Planet. It presents the critical state of our resources and threats to resource security due to overconsumption, pollution, and poor and uneven...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/11/2017

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Large Risks with Low Probabilities: Perceptions and willingness to take preventive measures against flooding by Tadeusz Tyszka Large Risks with Low Probabilities: Perceptions and willingness to take preventive measures against flooding

This volume contains studies of one particular category of risky situations, namely, those involving highly negative consequences with low probabilities. Situations of this type involve both natural and man-made disasters (e.g. floods, technological hazards, economic crises, epidemics, etc.). Such risks...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/08/2017

Strategies for Building Resilience against Climate and Ecosystem Changes in Sub-Saharan Africa by Osamu Saito Strategies for Building Resilience against Climate and Ecosystem Changes in Sub-Saharan Africa

This book summarizes studies on climate and ecosystem change adaptation and resilience in Africa (CECAR-Africa), a collaboration with the goal of creating an integrated resilience enhancement strategy as a potential model for semi-arid regions across Sub-Saharan Africa by combining climate...
Format: Hardback - Released: 13/08/2017

Ecological Informatics Data Management and Knowledge Discovery by Friedrich Recknagel Ecological Informatics Data Management and Knowledge Discovery

This book introduces readers to ecological informatics as an emerging discipline that takes into account the data-intensive nature of ecology, the valuable information to be found in ecological data, and the need to communicate results and inform decisions, including those...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/08/2017

Agrarian Crossings Reformers and the Remaking of the US and Mexican Countryside by Tore C. Olsson Agrarian Crossings Reformers and the Remaking of the US and Mexican Countryside

In the 1930s and 1940s, rural reformers in the United States and Mexico waged unprecedented campaigns to remake their countrysides in the name of agrarian justice and agricultural productivity. Agrarian Crossings tells the story of how these campaigns were conducted...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/07/2017

Atlas of Environmental Risks Facing China Under Climate Change by Qiuhong Tang Atlas of Environmental Risks Facing China Under Climate Change

This atlas provides the most comprehensive and accurate overview of environmental risks relating to climate change vulnerability and adaptation in China. It addresses the agricultural, ecosystem and heat wave health risk posed by climate change and presents the projected environmental...
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/07/2017

The Interconnected Arctic - UArctic Congress 2016 by Kirsi Latola The Interconnected Arctic - UArctic Congress 2016

This book is open access under a CC BY 4.0 license.This book presents the most current research results and knowledge from five multidisciplinary themes: Vulnerability of Arctic Environments, Vulnerability of Arctic Societies, Local and Traditional Knowledge, Building Long-term Human Capacity,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/06/2017

Sustainable Management of Land Resources An Indian Perspective by G. P. Obi Reddy Sustainable Management of Land Resources An Indian Perspective

The depletion of land resources is one of the greatest challenges for mankind in this millennium. Shrinking land resources, weather aberrations, deterioration of land quality, and the globalization and liberalization of market economies have become intertwined to influence the sustainable...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/06/2017

Ecology and Management of Blackbirds (Icteridae) in North America by George M. Linz Ecology and Management of Blackbirds (Icteridae) in North America

The various species of new world blackbirds, often intermingled in large foraging flocks and nighttime roosts, collectively number in the hundreds of millions and are a dominant component of the natural and agricultural avifauna in North America today. Because of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 13/06/2017

Oil by Gavin Bridge, Philippe Le Billon Oil
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Oil pulses through our daily lives. It is the plastic we touch, the food we eat, and the way we move. Oil politics in the twentieth century was about the management of abundance, state power, and market growth.
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/05/2017

Managing Resource Abundance and Wealth The Norwegian Experience by Jonathan W. Moses, Bjorn Letnes Managing Resource Abundance and Wealth The Norwegian Experience
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Describes how Norway has successfully managed its petroleum resources and the variety of policy tools that are available to states rich in natural resources, and how these tools can be adjusted to changing (domestic and international) contexts.
Format: Hardback - Released: 25/05/2017

Data Treatment in Environmental Sciences by Valerie David Data Treatment in Environmental Sciences

Data Treatment in Environmental Sciences presents the various methods used in the analysis of databases-obtained in the field or in a laboratory-by focusing on the most commonly used multivariate analyses in different disciplines of environmental sciences, from geochemistry to ecology....
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/05/2017

Modernization and Political Actions in the Brazilian Amazon The City of Barcarena, Para by Joao Santos Nahum Modernization and Political Actions in the Brazilian Amazon The City of Barcarena, Para

This book offers an analysis of the territory of Barcarena, in the Brazilian Amazon. The author studies the land use and the implemented modernization policies that made it one of the richest cities of the state. The political system uses...
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/05/2017

Reviews of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology by Pim de Voogt Reviews of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology

Reviews of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology attempts to provide concise, critical reviews of timely advances, philosophy and significant areas of accomplished or needed endeavor in the total field of xenobiotics, in any segment of the environment, as well as toxicological...
Format: Hardback - Released: 18/05/2017

Laser Scanning Applications in Landslide Assessment by Biswajeet Pradhan Laser Scanning Applications in Landslide Assessment

This book is related to various applications of laser scanning in landslide assessment. Optimization of landslide conditioning parameters and use of heuristic, statistical, data mining approaches, their advantages and their relationship with landslide risk assessment are discussed in detail.
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/05/2017

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