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Environmental Science

  • The Wood for the Trees: The Long View of Nature from a Small Woodby Richard Fortey

    HarperCollins Publishers 2016; US$ 30.16

    From one of our greatest science writers, this biography of a beech-and-bluebell wood through diverse moods and changing seasons combines stunning natural history with the ancient history of the countryside to tell the full story of the British landscape. more...

  • Grass-Fed Nationby Graham Harvey

    Icon Books Ltd 2016; US$ 11.65

    For years we?ve been told that, thanks to their high saturated fat content, the foods for which evolution has adapted us - grass-fed meat, grass-fed dairy products, eggs from hens running on pasture - are unhealthy. In their place we eat processed factory foods - and we?ve witnessed a growing epidemic of disease, from type-2 diabetes to heart disease... more...

  • Urban Morphologyby Vítor Oliveira

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 129.00

    This is a book about cities or, more precisely, about the physical form of cities. It starts presenting the main elements of urban form ? streets, urban blocks, plots and buildings ? structuring our cities and the fundamental actors and processes of transformation shaping these elements. It then applies this analytical framework to describe the evolution... more...

  • Bioethical Insights into Values and Policyby Cheryl C. Macpherson

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 129.00

    Changes in earth?s atmosphere, oceans, soil, weather patterns, and ecosystems are well documented by countless scientific disciplines. These manifestations of climate change harm public health. Given their goals and social responsibilities, influential health organizations recognize health impacts compounded by geography, social values, social determinants... more...

  • Ecotourism and Environmental Sustainabilityby Tim Gale; Jennifer Hill

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 149.95

    This book offers conceptual and practical insights into the complex interactions between ecotourism and the natural environment, with consideration given to government policy, marketing by suppliers, consumer behaviour and visitor/environmental management. Illustrated by international case studies the roles of and interplay between tour operators,... more...

  • Environment and Societyby Stewart Barr

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 149.95

    Environment and Society explores ways to promote the behavioural shifts necessary for creating a 'sustainable society'. Through a critical approach to the links between sustainability, policy and citizen engagement, the book argues that sustainability policy needs to move towards a positive perspective, utilizing the well-known techniques of segmentation... more...

  • Land Degradation, Desertification and Climate Changeby Mark S. Reed; Lindsay C. Stringer

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 46.95

    Although much is known about the processes and effects of land degradation and climate change, little is understood about the links between them. Less still is known about how these processes are likely to interact in different social-ecological systems around the world, or how societies might be able to adapt to this twin challenge. This book identifies... more...

  • Environment and Tourismby Andrew Holden

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 57.95

    The global demand for tourism continues to increase as economic growth creates opportunities for its consumption as a lifestyle option across cultures. The spatial reach of recreational tourism into remoter environments reflects a desire to reconnect to nature that is partially created by the global trend toward urbanisation. At the same time, anthropogenic... more...

  • Cause and Correlation in Biologyby Bill Shipley

    Cambridge University Press 2016; US$ 52.00

    A complete user's guide to structural equations explaining the underlying principals and practical implementation of these methods. more...

  • Climate Change Policies and Challenges in Indonesiaby Shinji Kaneko; Masato Kawanishi

    Springer Japan 2016; Not Available

    This book demonstrates the challenges and opportunities of climate change actions in developing countries and primarily focuses on case studies in Indonesia, the world?s fourth most populous country. The most important feature of the book is its examination of multiple facets of climate change issues in Indonesia, which allows readers to understand... more...