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Environmental

  • Eco-global Crimesby Ragnhild Sollund; Rune Ellefsen

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 149.95

    Building on knowledge within the fields of green and eco-global criminology, this book uses empirical and theoretical arguments to discuss the multi-dimensional character of eco-global crime. It provides an overview of eco-global crimes and discusses them from a justice perspective. The persistence of animal abuse and speciesism are also examined... more...

  • Energy Law and the Sustainable Companyby Patricia Park; Duncan Magnus Park

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    What kind of decision-making should multinationals engage in to create a sustainable company? There is substantial debate over why CEOs, senior management and Boards of Directors make the wrong decisions by not asking the right questions, with the result that not only is the company itself damaged, but all of the stakeholders find themselves at a... more...

  • Advanced Introduction to International Environmental Lawby Ellen Hey

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2016; US$ 40.00

    This Advanced Introduction provides both an overview and a critical assessment of international environmental law (IEL) written by one of the leading authorities in this field. An invaluable entry point to this complex area of the law, the book pinpoints essential principles and institutions and distils the vast and often technical corpus of legal... more...

  • Global Business, Local Lawby Amanda Perry-Kessaris

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 149.95

    This volume establishes a theoretical framework for exploring the role of host state legal systems (courts and bureaucracies) in mediating relations between foreign investment, civil society and government actors. It then demonstrates the application of that framework in the context of the south Indian city of Bengaluru (formerly Bangalore). Drawing... more...

  • Mountain Resortsby Julia LeMense; Janet E. Milne

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 180.00

    Mountains are the home of significant ecological resources - wildlife habitat, higher elevation plant systems, steep slopes, delicate soils and water systems. These resources are subject to very visible and growing pressures, most of which are caused by the unique features of mountains. Using as case studies four mountain resorts in the US and Canada,... more...

  • Environmental Politics Casebookby Norman Miller

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 62.95

    Environmental Politics Casebook: Genetically Modified Foods includes testimony, journal and newspaper articles, book chapters, and interest group communications such as press releases and on-line briefs, as well as other studies and reports that constitute the principal elements of the public debate on the genetic modification of food. A companion... more...

  • Ecological Risk Assessment, Second Editionby Glenn W. Suter II

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 139.95

    The definitive reference in its field, Ecological Risk Assessment, Second Edition details the latest advances in science and practice. In the fourteen years since the publication of the best-selling first edition, ecological risk assessment (ERA) has moved from the margins into the spotlight. It is now commonly applied to the regulation of chemicals,... more...

  • Industry Self-Regulation and Voluntary Environmental Complianceby Al Jr. Iannuzzi

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 132.95

    Why self-regulation? With the advent of such concepts as design for the environment, industrial ecology, and the recognized enlightened self-interest that voluntary compliance brings, it is in any company's best interest to avoid fines, liabilities, and bad publicity. Consumer concern and pressure from the marketplace give a competitive advantage to... more...

  • Environmental Compliance Handbookby Jacob I. Bregman; Robert D. Edell

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 220.00

    If your organization was subject to the thousands of federal, state, and local environmental laws and regulations in effect in the U.S. at the turn of the century, the Environmental Compliance Handbook should be within easy reach. Thousands of professionals have benefited from the bestselling classic. This practical, comprehensive book simplifies... more...

  • Loss Prevention and Safety Controlby Dennis P. Nolan

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 121.95

    An encyclopedic, A-Z listing of terminology, Loss Prevention and Safety Control: Terms and Definitions addresses the need for a comprehensive reference that provides a complete and sufficient description of the terminology used in the safety/loss prevention field. Fostering clarity in communication among diverse segments within the field and between... more...