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  • Cost-benefit Analysis of Environmental Goods by Applying Contingent Valuation Methodby Uddin Sarwar Ahmed; Gotoh Keinosuke

    Springer 2007; US$ 129.00

    Examines environmental valuation methods through the lens of cost-benefit analysis focused on three case studies in Japan: public parks, a bay wetland, and a recreational theme park. The findings presented here serve as a useful source of information on Japanese behavior regarding the valuation of environmental goods. more...

  • Mercury Fate and Transport in the Global Atmosphereby Robert Mason; Nicola Pirrone

    Springer 2009; US$ 169.00

    Mercury, primarily because of its existence and bioaccumulation as methylmercury in aquatic organisms, is a concern for the health of higher trophic level organisms, or to their consumers. more...

  • Soil Not Oilby Vandana Shiva

    Zed Books 2009; US$ 22.95

    In Soil Not Oil, bestselling author Vandana Shiva connects the food crisis, peak oil, and climate change to show that a world beyond a dependence on fossil fuel and globalization is both possible and necessary. more...

  • Arctic and Alpine Biomesby Joyce A. Quinn

    Greenwood Publishing Group 2008; US$ 65.00

    Provides an overview of the flora and fauna of the biomes in the Arctic and Antarctic as well as of Alpine biomes more...

  • Biodiversity and Environmentby T.S. Krishnan

    Swastik Publishers & Distributors 2008; US$ 40.00

    As the world population is increasing, the natural resources supporting human existence are diminishing. The conservation of biodiversity and management of environment have become the Herculean task of developed and developing countries. The environmental crisis, confronting the world, is likely to alter profoundly the future of our planet. No one... more...

  • Biodiversity Conservation and Managementby T.S. Krishnan

    Swastik Publishers & Distributors 2008; US$ 40.00

    Biodiversity is the sum of organisms that include plants, animals, microorganisms and the ecosystems. These natural resources are gifts of nature that are important for humans and for the functioning of ecosystems. The local/indigenous peoples have been custodians of diversity so far. Through an understanding of the natural processes they have been... more...

  • Causes of Climate Changeby Ashok Malik

    Rajat Publications 2008; US$ 50.00

    This book, the first in the series of this four book volume on climate change, deals, exclusively with the exploration of the causes of climate change. The increase in the emission of green house gases and the subsequent enhanced greenhouse effect, is the root of this problem, and the human activities and processes which cause these are quite comprehensively... more...

  • Global Warning and Preventive Measuresby Arvind Goyal

    Navyug Publishers & Distributors 2009; US$ 45.00

    The Truth about the climate crisis is an inconvenient one; that Means we have to change the way we live our lives. This book talks about the need to solve the problems of climate change, presenting comprehensive facts and information on various aspects of global warming. It Uses explanatory diagrams and photos to clarify and highlight key issues. This... more...

  • A Blueprint for a Safer Planetby Nicholas Stern

    Random House 2009; US$ 23.13

    * Further substantial climate change is unavoidable and the risks to the natural world, the economy and our everyday lives are immense. The way we live in the next thirty years - how we invest, use energy, organise transport and treat forests - will determine whether these risks become realities. * Although poor countries - the least... more...

  • Mother Countryby Marilynne Robinson

    Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2011; US$ 22.99

    At the time when Robinson wrote this book, the largest known source of radioactive contamination of the world's environment was a government-owned nuclear plant called Sellafield, not far from Wordsworth's cottage in the Lakes District; one child in sixty was dying from leukemia in the village closest to the plant. The central question of this eloquently... more...