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- De Gruyter 2014; US$ 91.00
Die Neuregelungen des EnWG stellen die Betreiber von Areal- und Werksnetzen sowie der vorgelagerten Netze der allgemeinen Versorgung und Energieversorgungsunternehmen vor neue Herausforderungen. Das Werk liefert die fŘr die Beantwortung der rechtlichen und praktischen Fragen notwendigen Handreichungen. Die neuen Vorgaben richten sich unterschiedslos... more...
- Regnery Publishing 2010; US$ 27.99
No matter how President Obama spins his proposed environmental and energy policies, they all amount to the same thing: a power grab. In his new book, Power Grab , bestselling author Christopher Horner shows how Team Obama wants to take critical decisions about our energy and environment out of your hands and hand them over to politicians, extreme... more...
- Columbia University Press 2006; US$ 33.99
In Understanding Environmental Policy, Steven Cohen introduces an innovative, multidimensional framework for developing effective environmental policy within the United States and around the world. He demonstrates his approach through an analysis of four case studies representing current local, national, and international environmental challenges:... more...
- Edward Elgar Publishing 2012; US$ 60.00
The second edition of this Handbook contains more than 30 new and original articles as well six essential updates by leading scholars of global environmental politics. This landmark book maps the latest theoretical and empirical research in this energetic and growing field. Captured here are the pioneering and lively debates over concerns for the health... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 54.95
To understand China?s climate change policy is not easy, as the country itself is a paradox actor in global climate political economy: it used to take very suspicious stand on the scientific certainty of climate change, butárecently it hasábecome a signatory and firm supporter of the Kyoto Protocol; it stubbornly refuses to accept any emission cutting... more...
- Rutgers University Press 2004; US$ 29.95
It seems self-evident that science plays a central role in environmental affairs. Regulatory agencies, businesses, and public interest groups all draw on scientific research to support their claims. Some critics, however, describe science not as the solution to environmental problems, but as their source. Moreover, the science itself is often... more...
- SAGE Publications 1996; US$ 54.00
This wide-ranging and accessible contribution to the study of risk, ecology and environment helps us to understand the politics of ecology and the place of social theory in making sense of environmental issues. The book provides insights into the complex dynamics of change in `risk societies'. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 105.00
The Economics of Ecosystems and Biodiversity (TEEB) study is a major international initiative drawing attention to local, national and global economic benefits of biodiversity, to highlight the growing costs of biodiversity loss and ecosystem degradation, the benefits of investing in natural capital, and to draw together expertise from the fields of... more...
- Saddleback Educational Publishing 2012; US$ 11.95
Themes: Hi-Lo, headlines, nonfiction, disasters, world events. As society moves forward technologically and scientifically, pollution wrecks the natural environment. Learn here about the tragic effects of industrial accidents such as the Great Smog of London, Love Canal, the Hanford and Fukushima nuclear plants, the Exxon Valdez, Chernobyl, and Bhopal.... more...
- Chicago Review Press 2013; US$ 13.99
The history of American environmentalism is the history of men and women who dedicated their lives to protecting the nation?s natural heritage. Almost singlehandedly, John James Audubon introduced the study of birds in North America. John Muir pushed a president and a nation into setting aside vast preserves, including Yosemite, Sequoia, Mt. Rainier,... more...