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Environmental Engineering & Technology

  • Karst without Boundariesby Zoran Stevanovic; Neven Kre?ic; Neno Kukuric

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 169.95

    Karstified rocks of different lithology cover more than 10% of the continental surface of our planet. It is known that some 20% or even a few percent more of the global population largely depends on karstic groundwater but in many karst areas all over the world there are limited natural resources including absence of drinking waters. The problems... more...

  • Energy Efficiencyby Steven Fawkes

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 119.95

    Energy risk has reappeared on the corporate and social agenda with a bang and the complexity of the issues has increased many-fold since the days of the last great wave of concern following the oil crises of the 1970s. Steven Fawkes? Energy Efficiency is a comprehensive guide for managers and policy-makers to the fundamental questions underpinning... 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...

  • Food Systems Governanceby Amanda Kennedy; Jonathan Liljeblad

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    Sustainability and food production represent a major challenge to society, with both consumption and supply sides posing practical and ethical dilemmas. This book shows that food governance issues can occur in many ways and at many points along the food chain. The risks and impacts, particularly with the increasing globalisation of food systems, are... more...

  • Marine Transboundary Conservation and Protected Areasby Peter Mackelworth

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    The marine environment does not naturally respect arbitrary international boundaries. The establishment and management of transboundary marine protected areas therefore presents major governance challenges. This book analyses a series of marine transboundary conservation initiatives embedded in varying contextual situations to examine the underlying... more...

  • Ecological Integrity and Global Governanceby Laura Westra

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    It is increasingly argued that a focus on environmental sustainability is fundamental to effective and equitable governance, and ultimately for the good of mankind. This book argues that, in the face increasing environmental challenges, it is essential to recognise the role that ecological integrity has played, and must play, in governance for environmental... 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...

  • Sustainability Citizenship in Citiesby Ralph Horne; John Fien; Beau B. Beza; Anitra Nelson

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 56.95

    Urban sustainability citizenship situates citizens as social change agents with an ethical and self-interested stake in living sustainably with the rest of Earth. Such citizens not only engage in sustainable household practices but respect the importance of awareness raising, discussion and debates on sustainability policies for the common good and... more...

  • Environmental Communication and Communityby Tarla Rai Peterson; Hanna Ljunggren BergeŚ; Andrea M. Feldpausch-Parker; Kaisa Raitio

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    As society has become increasingly aware of environmental issues, the challenge of structuring public participation opportunities that strengthen democracy, while promoting more sustainable communities has become crucial for many natural resource agencies, industries, interest groups and publics. The processes of negotiating between the often disparate... more...