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Environmental Engineering & Technology

  • Workplace Safety and Healthby Thomas D. Schneid

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 79.95

    Are the tried and true safety practices still effective in the changing workplace? Is there a better way of safeguarding employees from accidents and injuries? In short, why do you perform the safety activities that you do on a daily basis and do they produce the results necessary to keep your safety program and your company competitive in the global... more...

  • Process Integration and Intensificationby Jirí Jaromír Kleme?; Zainuddin Abdul Manan; Petar Sabev Varbanov; Sharifah Rafidah Wan Wan Alwi

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 1,259.00

    Process Integration and Intensification (PII) is one of the most timely topics in chemical and process engineering leading to energy efficient, substantially smaller, cleaner, safer and optimized processes. The book covers optimization fundamentals and industrial applications. It is an authoritative overview meant to help graduate students as well... more...

  • Scale in Spatial Information and Analysisby Jingxiong Zhang; Peter Atkinson; Michael Goodchild

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 129.95

    Now ubiquitous in modern life, spatial data present great opportunities to transform many of the processes on which we base our everyday lives. However, not only do these data depend on the scale of measurement, but also handling these data (e.g., to make suitable maps) requires that we account for the scale of measurement explicitly. Scale in Spatial... more...

  • The Political Economy of Global Warmingby Del Weston

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 145.00

    Humanity is facing an unprecedented global catastrophe as a result of global warming. This book examines the reasons why international agencies, together with national governments, are seemingly unable to provide real and binding solutions to the problems. The reasons presented relate to the existing dominant global economic structure of capitalism... more...

  • The Food Questionby Henry Bernstein; Maureen Mackintosh; Charlotte Martin; Ben Crow

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 27.95

    Wasteful over-consumption (by some) in the developed countries and the continuing, in some cases worsening, hunger of millions in the Third World is a dramatic indication that food problems are urgent. Anger is not enough and this book, which comes from the research group on Development Policy and Practice in the Open University (DPP), aims to provide... more...

  • The Evolution of Green Politicsby Jon Burchell

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 48.95

    The emergence of Green parties throughout Europe during the 1980s marked the arrival of a new form of political movement and a challenge to existing party models. This work presents an in-depth, thematic comparative approach to the analysis of recent Green party development and change, questioning whether the process of party evolution has resulted... more...

  • The Boomby Russell Gold

    Simon & Schuster 2014; US$ 26.00

    Russell Gold, a brilliant and dogged investigative reporter at The Wall Street Journal , has spent more than a decade reporting on one of the biggest stories of our time: the spectacular, world-changing rise of ?fracking.? Recognized as a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize and a recipient of the Gerald Loeb Award for his work, Gold has traveled along... more...

  • Acid Mine Drainage, Rock Drainage, and Acid Sulfate Soilsby James A. Jacobs; Jay H. Lehr; Stephen M. Testa

    Wiley 2014; US$ 149.95

    Written to help readers understand the formation of AMD, Acid Mine Drainage addresses the generation of acidic waters usually from both used and abandoned coal or metal mines. Offering the most up-to-date ideas on metals remediation, which makes finding control methods relatively easy, the text provides a section on legal and policy issues and details... more...

  • The Mining Lawby John D. Leshy

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 100.00

    In this highly entertaining as well as profoundly scholarly study of the 1872 Mining Law, John Leshy has produced both a legal treatise and a history of the West written from the vantage point of mineral exploration and production. The Mining Law illuminates some of the more obscure corners of Western history, federal land and resource policy, and... more...

  • Multiple-Use Managementby Michael D. Bowes; John V. Krutilla

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 105.00

    In this book, Bowes and Krutilla bring together what is known and relevant about valuing the nonmarket services of the public forests and propose a new theoretical framework that allows multiple uses, the biological dynamics of the forest, and the institutional and economic realities of public forest management to be taken into account in forest planning... more...