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  • The Earth Around Usby Jill Schneiderman

    Henry Holt and Co. 2000; US$ 7.39

    Soil contamination...public lands...surface and groundwater pollution...coastal warming. Have we reached the limits of this planet's ability to provide for us? If so, what can we do about it? These vital questions are addressed by Jill Schneiderman in The Earth Around Us , a unique collection of thirty-one essays by a diverse... more...

  • Extreme Environmentby Ivo Vegter

    Random House Struik 2012; US$ 13.00

    Extreme Environment promises to provoke fresh ? and spirited ? debate about the modern environmental movement and the many ways in which environmentalism, media, economics, public policy and the politics of liberty intersect. Using a wide range of examples, from ?fracking?, nuclear accidents and oil spills to food additives and agricultural chemicals,... more...

  • Advances in Ultrasound Technology for Environmental Remediationby Ta Yeong Wu; Ningqun Guo; Chee Yang Teh; Jacqueline Xiao Wen Hay

    Springer Netherlands 2012; US$ 45.86

    Over the past ten years, innovative technologies have shown that advanced oxidation processes are highly promising when applied to the remediation of polluted water or wastewater as they don?t generate any sludge or solid material of hazardous nature. Advances in Ultrasound Technology for Environmental Remediation reviews the fundamentals of ultrasound... more...

  • One Person, One Valueby Bob Brown

    Penguin Books Ltd 2012; US$ 3.18

    The former leader of the Australian Greens, Bob Brown has long been one of Australia's most influential and admired environmental thinkers. Here he outlines the importance of a global, humane approach to the issue of overpopulation. At once compassionate, intelligent and straightforward, this is a valuable and significant extract from Brown's memoir,... more...

  • The Role of Bathymetry, Wave Obliquity and Coastal Curvature in Dune Erosion Predictionby C. den Heijer

    IOS Press 2013; US$ 94.00

    Coastal areas have traditionally been an attractive place for people to live, but if these areas are low-lying, they are also prone to flooding. In the Netherlands, half of the population lives in coastal areas below mean sea level. Dunes are the primary sea defense along most of the Dutch coastline, and the envisaged protection level of this densely... more...

  • Environmental Science and Technologyby Frank R. Spellman; Nancy E. Whiting

    Government Institutes 2006; US$ 119.99

    Designed for both professional and student use, the new Second Edition includes recent improvements in the application of new technologies and materials on the environment. It also places greater emphasis on the three environmental media of air, water, and soil and discusses how technology can be used to mitigate contamination of all three. more...

  • Allgemeine Meteorologieby Gösta H. Liljequist; Konrad Cehak

    Vieweg+Teubner Verlag 2013; US$ 38.54

    1. Einleitung.- 2. Die Gasgesetze.- 2.1. Einheiten für Temperatur und Druck.- 2.2. Die allgemeine Gaszustandsgleichung.- 2.3. Die allgemeine Gaszustandsgleichung für Gasmischungen.- 2.4. Die meteorologischen Elemente.- 3. Die Strahlung.- 3.1. Definitionen und Einheiten.- 3.2. Die Temperaturstrahlung.- 3.3. Die Sonnenstrahlung.- 3.3.1. Das Spektrum... more...

  • Umweltpolitik in Deutschlandby Klaus-Georg Wey

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2013; US$ 38.54

    1. Einführung.- 1.1 Grundfragen einer Geschichte der Umweltpolitik.- 1.1.1 Begründung einer Geschichte der Umweltpolitik.- 1.1.2 Grundsätzliche Überlegungen: der Begriff ?Umwelt?.- 1.1.3 Umweltschutzkonzepte: ökologisches und technisches Prinzip.- 1.1.4 Methodische Probleme der Untersuchung.- 1.2 Das Verhältnis von Natur und Gesellschaft.- 1.2.1 Das... more...

  • Nordrhein-Westfälische Akademie der Wissenschaftenby Dietrich Uebing

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2013; US$ 38.54

    Sicherheitstechnik, Umweltschutz und Ressourcenschonung ? Status und Bewertung ?.- und Problemstellung.- Rechtliche Bewertung der Risiken durch Technik.- Technikbewertung.- Die Sicherheitsanalyse.- Umweltverträglichkeit.- Ökoaudit.- Risikoakzeptanz der Gesellschaft.- Ausblick.- Diskussionsbeiträge Professor Dr. sc. techn., Dr. h. c. mult. Alfred Fettweis;... more...

  • Rheinisch-Westfälische Akademie der Wissenschaftenby Hubert Ziegler

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2013; US$ 38.54

    Pflanzenphysiologische Aspekte der Waldschäden.- 1. Baumschäden mit eindeutiger Ätiologie.- 1.1 Schäden durch Luftschadstoffe.- 1.2 Schäden durch definierte Infektionskrankheiten.- 2. Baumschäden mit ungeklärter Ätiologie.- Literatur.- Diskussionsbeiträge Professor Dr. agr. Fritz Führ; Professor Dr. rer. nat. Hubert Ziegler; ProfessorDr. agr. Hennann... more...