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- Springer 2008; US$ 559.00
Globalization and Environmental Challenges' pose new security dangers and concerns. In this reference book on global security thinking, 92 authors from five continents and many disciplines, from science and practice, assess the global reconceptualization of security triggered by the end of the Cold War, globalization and manifold impacts of global... more...
- Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2011; US$ 63.00
This report presents the third OECD review of Norway?s environmental policy performance. Previous reviews were published in 2001 and 1993. Topics covered in this report include greening growth, implementation of environmental policies, international cooperation, climate change, waste management and the 3Rs (reduce, reuse, recycle), and nature and biodiversity. more...
- Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2011; US$ 159.00
This book represents the collected works of Environmental and Resource Management (ERM) Alumni as well as young professionals and researches who are involved in the field of ERM. The connecting theme of these works is the successful implementation of ERM in a wide range of issues including: energy innovation and management, climate change response... more...
- CRC Press 2011; US$ 92.95
From the "down and dirty" (who can shout the loudest?) to the cerebral (the Law of Cosmic Unification), Maser and Pollio's Resolving Environment Conflict has something for everyone involved in negotiating, mediating and resolving disputes. I have spent almost forty years in the conflict resolution arena and thought I knew it all until Chris and Carol... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2012; US$ 100.00
To avoid uncontrolled climate change, greenhouse gas emissions will have to be brought under control by major emitters outside the affluent West. The authors investigate the political obstacles in BRIC countries and what their governments could do to strengthen climate policies without incurring serious political damage. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 49.95
At the 1992 United Nations Conference on Environment and Development, popularly known as the Rio Earth Summit, the world?s leaders constructed a new "sustainable development" paradigm that promised to enhance environmentally sound economic and social development. Twenty years later, the proliferation of multilateral environmental agreements points... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 49.95
Politics and the Environment has established itself as one of the most comprehensive textbooks in this area. This new edition has been completely revised and updated whilst retaining the features and the theory-to-practice focus which made the first two editions so successful. This text is designed to introduce students to the key concepts and... more...
- Rutgers University Press 2006; US$ 24.95
For decades, scholars have warned of an impending global environmental crisis. Yet politicians, particularly in the United States, have consistently shown that they are not taking the threat seriously. Initiatives aimed at protecting the planet are commonly seen as belonging to a category unto themselves-the preserve of scientists and environmental... more...
- Springer London 2012; US$ 129.00
Evaluates cost-effectiveness in world energy efficiency investments bringing a new perspective to the topic Presents a new methodology to quantify investment impacts with a goal of maximizing global environment benefits by expanding traditional methods of evaluation to include further financial, logistical and socially relevant factors Provides... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 135.00
In the midst of human-induced global climate change, powerful industrialized nations and rapidly industrializing nations are still heavily dependent on fossil fuels. Even if we arrive at a Hubbert?s peak for oil extraction in the 21 st century, the availability of technologically recoverable coal and natural gas will mean that fossil fuels continue... more...