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- WIT Press 2012; US$ 198.00
This book contains extended versions of papers presented at the 1st International Conference on Lake Sustainability held at the Wessex Institute of Technology (WIT) campus in the New Forest. The meeting is a natural link in the chain of sustainability conferences that WIT regularly arranges. more...
- Springer 2010; US$ 39.99
Wissenschaft und Technik dienen dazu, das Grundbedürfnis nach Sicherheit zu befriedigen. Weil aber der Sicherheitsbegriff nicht einheitlich verwendet wird, sind Modelle und Lösungskonzepte zur Gewährleistung von Sicherheit sehr heterogen. Dies demonstrieren die Beiträge der Autoren. Sie gehen davon aus, dass die begriffliche Trennung zwischen Security... more...
- Campus Verlag 2005; US$ 31.89
Nicht erst mit der Anti-Atomkraftbewegung der 70er Jahre und der Gründung der Grünen gelangte der Umweltschutz als Thema in die breite Öffentlichkeit. Die Autoren des Bandes bieten erstmals einen umfassenden Überblick über die Geschichte des Umweltschutzes nach 1945 in der Bundesrepublik, aber auch der DDR und anderen Ländern Europas. Von Naturschutz... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 139.00
Conservation of monuments and historic sites is one of the most challenging problems facing modern civilization. It involves various cultural, humanistic, social, technical, economical and administrative factors, intertwining in inextricable patterns. The complexity of the topic is such that guidelines or recommendations for intervention techniques... more...
- Wiley 2014; US$ 82.50
Human health and well-being are tied to the vitality of the global ocean and coastal systems on which so many live and rely. We engage with these extraordinary environments to enhance both our health and our well-being. But, we need to recognize that introducing contaminants and otherwise altering these ocean systems can harm human health... more...
- Skyhorse Publishing 2011; US$ 12.95
Anyone considering a shift to a greener way of living must get this inspirational and practical guide. With easy-to-read layouts and simple text, it runs the full ecological gamut, from geothermal heating to crop rotation to soap making. The Bridgewaters, well-regarded garden writers, help readers answer questions such as how much land they... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 66.95
The Twyford Down story is set in a political and historical framework in order to examine the key issues affecting road planning and environmental protection: the system of route selection; Crown development; government agents, NGOs and locally elected authorities; conservation legislation; subsidiarity; lobbying techniques; and the role of the press.... more...
- O'Reilly Media 2009; US$ 15.99
Taking care of the earth is more important than ever, but the problems we're facing can seem overwhelming. Living Green: The Missing Manual helps make earth-friendly decisions more manageable by narrowing them down to a few simple choices. This all-in-one resource is packed with practical advice on ways you can help the environment by making simple... more...
- Atria Books 2011; US$ 14.00
The author of E Is for Ethics offers a new interactive family book featuring twenty-six original stories with different eco-friendly messages, accompanied by delightful illustrations, discussion questions, and tips for conserving energy and natural resources. While there are many children?s books on the market that emphasize the importance of eco-awareness,... more...
- Springer 2007; US$ 109.00
In case of security threats there is a need for temporal access to complete, updated, reliable information, in a dedicated form, is an essential prerequisite to effectively counter security threats. Currently the necessary information exists in a multitude of forms and formats geographically and physically scattered over different countries, institutes... more...