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- Island Press/Center for Resource Economics 2012; Not Available
This book examines the question of how many species will perish as a result of climate change and associated threats. It offers explanations that synthesize the literature and elaborate on the conservation and policy implications of climate change science. more...
- Springer Singapore 2015; US$ 199.00
This book highlights research in flood related areas and sustainable management conducted by researchers around the world, compiling their innovative work in order to share best practices for managing floods and recommended flood solutions. The individual papers cover the fundamentals and latest advances in the areas of flood research and management,... more...
- Diplomica Verlag 2012; US$ 32.81
Hauptbeschreibung Umweltpolitische Bildung zielt darauf ab, Schüler zu umweltverantwortlichem Handeln zu motivieren und zu befähigen. Fachkompetenz, Bewusstseinsausprägung, Urteilsfähigkeit und Handlungsorientierung werden in diesem Zusammenhang durch Kommunikations- und Bildungsprozesse entwickelt. Der damit verbundene Lernprozess vollzieht sich... more...
- University of Chicago Press 2016; US$ 40.00
From Henry David Thoreau to Bill McKibben, critics and philosophers have long sought to demonstrate how a sufficient life?one without constant, environmentally damaging growth?might still be rich and satisfying. Yet one crucial episode in the history of sufficiency has been largely forgotten. Green Victorians tells the story of a circle of men and... more...
- Springer Netherlands 2010; Not Available
Selected papers from the International Conference "Global Environmental Change: Challenges for Science and Society in South-Eastern Europe" held 19-21 May 2008 in Sofia, Bulgaria. Covers changes in climate, land use, carbon and water cycles, air quality, etc. more...
- Springer International Publishing 2015; US$ 99.00
This is a seminal book for anyone who wants to understand, shape or study the communication surrounding sustainability in their interactions with colleagues, employees, supply chain partners and external stakeholders. It develops essential insights on the basis of an extensive review of relevant theories and research drawn from multiple disciplines.... more...
- Springer London 2013; Not Available
This book presents results from cross-disciplinary research on implementation of the alternative fuels hydrogen, electricity and biodiesel in the transport sector, as well as the assessment of environmental impacts from the production of solar cells. more...
- Hoover Institution Press 2008; US$ 14.99
In a powerful argument for free market environmentalism, Terry Anderson and Laura Huggins break down liberal and conservative stereotypes of what it means to be an environmentalist. They show that, by forming local coalitions around market principles, stereotypes are replaced by pragmatic solutions that improve environmental quality without necessarily... more...
- Springer Netherlands 2010; US$ 229.00
Innovation has driven agricultural production and productivity growth in recent decades, with negative impact on the physical and social environment. This book offers new insights on harnessing innovation to the complex challenges of sustainable development. more...
- Springer International Publishing 2014; US$ 179.00
Directed toward informing and assisting academics and policymakers with a general interest in energy, climate change and environmental economics, this book discusses and analyzes the major issues surrounding regarding green energy and energy efficiency. more...