The Leading eBooks Store Online

3,508,729 members ⚫ 2,065,349 ebooks

New to eBooks.com?

Learn more
Browse our categories
  • Bestsellers - This Week
  • Foreign Language Study
  • Pets
  • Bestsellers - Last 6 months
  • Games
  • Philosophy
  • Archaeology
  • Gardening
  • Photography
  • Architecture
  • Graphic Books
  • Poetry
  • Art
  • Health & Fitness
  • Political Science
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • History
  • Psychology & Psychiatry
  • Body Mind & Spirit
  • House & Home
  • Reference
  • Business & Economics
  • Humor
  • Religion
  • Children's & Young Adult Fiction
  • Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Romance
  • Computers
  • Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Science
  • Crafts & Hobbies
  • Law
  • Science Fiction
  • Current Events
  • Literary Collections
  • Self-Help
  • Drama
  • Literary Criticism
  • Sex
  • Education
  • Literary Fiction
  • Social Science
  • The Environment
  • Mathematics
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Family & Relationships
  • Media
  • Study Aids
  • Fantasy
  • Medical
  • Technology
  • Fiction
  • Music
  • Transportation
  • Folklore & Mythology
  • Nature
  • Travel
  • Food and Wine
  • Performing Arts
  • True Crime
  • Foreign Language Books
Environmental

  • Debating Climate Ethicsby Stephen M. Gardiner; David A. Weisbach

    Oxford University Press 2016; US$ 16.99

    Stephen M. Gardiner and David A. Weisbach present arguments for and against the relevance of ethics to global climate policy. Gardiner argues that climate change is fundamentally an ethical issue rather than one of narrow economic self-interest, while Weisbach argues that existing ethical theories are flawed and do not provide adequate guidance for... more...

  • Air Cargo Insuranceby Malcolm A. Clarke; George Leloudas

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 400.00

    Approximately 40 per cent of value of international trade comes from goods carried by air, and the consequences of goods being damaged, destroyed or delayed can be serious, substantial, and perhaps unforeseen. This exciting new book is the only one on the market that deals exclusively with air cargo insurance, and will therefore, be a vital addition... more...

  • Contributions to Law, Philosophy and Ecologyby Ruth Thomas-Pellicer; Vito De Lucia; Sian Sullivan

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    Contributions to Law, Philosophy and Ecology: Exploring Re-Embodiments is a preliminary contribution to the establishment of re-embodiments as a theoretical strand within legal and ecological theory, and philosophy. Re-embodiments are all those contemporary practices and processes that exceed the epistemic horizon of modernity. As such, they offer... more...

  • Ethical Values and the Integrity of the Climate Change Regimeby Hugh Breakey; Vesselin Popovski

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 134.95

    This book investigates the ethical values that inform the global carbon integrity system, and reflects on alternative norms that could or should do so. The global carbon integrity system comprises the emerging international architecture being built to respond to the climate change. This architecture can be understood as an 'integrity system'- an inter-related... more...

  • The Human Rights-Based Approach to Carbon Financeby Damilola S. Olawuyi

    Cambridge University Press 2016; US$ 100.00

    Outlines a human rights-based approach to carbon finance, a framework for mainstreaming human rights into carbon project implementation. more...

  • Contracting for Spaceby Ingo Baumann; Lesley Jane Smith

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 180.00

    Recent significant developments in the European space sector have had an impact on business and the growth of national and European commercial space law. This book analyses and assesses the legal issues and key factors influencing the space sector in Europe. It is an up-to-date guide to the regulatory background of space projects and examines the... more...

  • Environmental Protection of International Watercourses under International Lawby Owen McIntyre

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 170.00

    McIntyre's work explains the legal means by which requirements of environmental protection influence the determination of a reasonable and equitable regime for allocating rights to riparian states to utilize shared freshwater resources. The work examines the means and processes by which environmental considerations can act upon the operation of the... more...

  • Conservation and Recreation in Protected Areasby Yun Ma

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 149.95

    This book provides a comprehensive and up to date comparative study of the management and resolution of conflicts between conservation and recreation in protected areas in the US and China. Competing claims on the use of nature, increasing regulation of land use and recreational activities, and the conflicting goals between conservation and development... more...

  • Die deutsche Nachhaltigkeitsstrategieby Gerrit Mumm

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 44.99

    DiesesBuch bietet die erste vollständige Evaluation der deutschen Nachhaltigkeitsstrategieseit 2002 und die Auswertung aller öffentlichen Stellungnahmen. Es enthält neueBeiträge zur Grundlagenforschung zum Konzept der Nachhaltigkeit, Effekt- undAkzeptanzanalysen und endet mit einer Innovation, wie sich einfach und unbürokratischMilliarden von öffentliche... more...

  • Climate Conflicts - A Case of International Environmental and Humanitarian Lawby Silke Marie Christiansen

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 129.00

    The bookaddresses the question of whether the currently available instruments ofinternational environmental and international humanitarian law are applicableto climate conflicts. It clarifies the different pathways leading from climatechange to conflict and offers an analysis of international environmental lawembedded within the international doctrine... more...