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- Seven Stories Press 2013; US$ 16.95
From the winner of the 2012 Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Award, † a character-driven tale about our threatened environment and the practicality†of putting contemporary revolutionary strategy into action.† In The Minimum Security Chronicles , the latest long-form narrative from Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Award?winning cartoonist Stephanie McMillan,... more...
- Little, Brown and Company 2013; US$ 14.99
A powerful investigation into the chances for humanity's future from the author of the bestseller The World Without Us . In his bestselling book The World Without Us , Alan Weisman considered how the Earth could heal and even refill empty niches if relieved of humanity's constant pressures. Behind that groundbreaking thought experiment was his... more...
- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2013; US$ 12.00
A VINTAGE ORIGINAL Just over two hundred years ago, there were one billion humans on Earth. There are now over seven billion of us. And, sometime†this century, the world population will reach at least ten billion. Deforestation. Desertification. Species extinction. Global warming. Growing threats to food and water. The driving issues of our times... more...
- Springer 2013; US$ 139.00
Despite efforts to increase renewables, the global energy mix is still likely to be dominated by fossil-fuels in the foreseeable future, particularly gas for electricity and oil for land, air and sea transport. The reliance on depleting conventional oil and natural gas resources ¬†and the geographic distribution of these reserves can have geopolitical... more...
- Edward Elgar Publishing 2013; US$ 40.00
The Governance of Climate Relations between Europe and Asia offers a thorough empirical study of the most fundamental dynamics involved in EU climate relations with China and Vietnam in the context of global climate governance. This book presents a study of the most important governance processes in current EU - Asia climate relations. It focuses on... more...
- Georgetown University Press 2013; US$ 29.95
Colliding environmental and development interests have shaped national policy reforms supporting both oil development and environmental protection in Alaska. Oil and Wilderness in Alaska examines three significant national policy reform efforts that came out of these conflicts: the development of the Trans-Alaska pipeline, the establishment of a vast... more...
- North Atlantic Books 2013; US$ 14.95
How do peak oil, climate change, and the limits of growth affect abortion rights, income equality, and civil liberty? In this impassioned treatise, author and activist Alexis Zeigler reveals the hidden connections between ecology, economics, politics, and social justice?and shows us how to use these connections to effect real, long-lasting change.... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 45.95
Reauthorization of the Superfund law continues to be a major source of controversy among political leaders and environmental activists. Some seek a major overhaul of the statute, arguing that considerable cleanup still needs to be done. Others oppose major changes, asserting that cleanup is almost complete. One of the most contentious issues in the... more...
- Parallax Press 2013; US$ 14.95
Love Letter to the Earth is Zen master Thich Nhat Hanh?s passionate appeal for ecological mindfulness and the strengthening of our relationship to the Earth. Rejecting the conventional economic approach, Nhat Hanh shows that mindfulness and a spiritual revolution are needed to protect nature and limit climate change. While many experts point to the... more...