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  • Environmental Cost and Face of Agriculture in the Gulf Cooperation Council Countriesby Shabbir A. Shahid; Mushtaque Ahmed

    Springer 2014; US$ 199.00

    This volume presents the outcome of an Agriculture Workshop organized by the Gulf Research Centre Cambridge (GRCC) and held at Cambridge University, UK during the Gulf Research Meeting 11-14 July 2012. Co-directed by the editors, the workshop, entitled ?Environmental Cost and Changing Face of Agriculture in the Gulf States? was attended by participants... more...

  • Forest Context and Policies in Portugalby Fernando Reboredo

    Springer 2014; US$ 189.00

    This book provides an up-to-date analysis of the Portuguese forests and forestry sector, including its history, its total economic value, current threats and opportunities and future challenges, namely the need to incorporate more planning and technology in forest management practices. The methodological approach of analysing the forestry sector in... more...

  • Non-technological Innovations for Sustainable Transportby Alexandra Hyard

    Springer 2014; US$ 54.99

    Examining non-technological innovations for environmentally and socially-friendly transport, this book provides the reader with a better understanding of this often overlooked topic. It features four illustrative case studies, and presents a concise review of the core transport modes (road, rail and marine transport). Transport companies are compelled... more...

  • The SAGE Handbook of Environment and Societyby Jules Pretty; Andy Ball; Ted Benton; Julia Guivant; David R Lee; David Orr; Max Pfeffer; Hugh Ward

    SAGE Publications 2007; US$ 75.00

    "A monumental and timely contribution to scholarship on society and environments. The handbook makes it easy and compelling for anyone to learn about that scholarship in its full manifestations and as represented by some of the most highly respected researchers and thinkers in the English-speaking world. It is wide-reaching in scope and far-reaching... more...

  • Environmental Justice and Federalismby Dennis C. Cory; Tauhidur Rahman

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2013; US$ 40.00

    Within the United States, minority and low-income communities currently bear a disproportionate amount of risk associated with pollution and other harmful environmental practices. The environmental justice movement is working to change this fact, promoting the fair and non-discriminatory treatment of all people with respect to environmental issues,... more...

  • Environmental Protection, Security and Armed Conflictby Onita Das

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2013; US$ 40.00

    This book explores environmental protection relevant to security and armed conflict from a sustainable development perspective. The author details how at each stage of the armed conflict life cycle, policy, law and enforcement have fallen short of the sustainable development model and concludes with a set of suggestions for how to address this pressing... more...

  • Macroeconomics and the Environmentby Salah El Serafy

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2013; US$ 40.00

    Though scientists and environmentalists have long expressed concern over the rapid deterioration of the global environment, economists have largely failed to recognize the issue's relevance to their field. Salah El Serafy argues for an increased focus on the economic aspects of environmental degradation, calling for a fundamental shift in how economists... more...

  • Anfänge globaler Umweltpolitikby Thorsten Schulz-Walden

    De Gruyter Oldenbourg 2013; US$ 77.00

    Today, environmental security is a socially compelling issue. As a historian, the author shows that the connection between environment and security did not originate with the end of the Cold War. Rather, environmental concerns related to security policy were already evident in 1970. Then as now, international environmental problems that transcend borders... more...

  • Environment and Societyby Paul Robbins; John Hintz; Sarah A. Moore

    Wiley 2011; US$ 51.95

    Environment and Society: A Critical Introduction is an overview of the diverse conceptual tools and traditions for thinking about, explaining and addressing the environmental challenges we face in the contemporary world. Provides an introduction to the environmental challenges we face in the contemporary world through foundational theoretical ideas... more...

  • Marine Coastal and Water Pollutionsby Fré Muttin; ; ric

    Wiley 2014; US$ 70.00

    Identifying efficient solutions to protect coastal regions from marine pollution requires expertise from a range of specialties and strategic approaches. This book gathers information on the impact of oil spills at a coastal level from different experts’ points of view, identifying synergies between domains such as mathematics, numerical modeling,... more...