Social Environmental Sustainability

Edited by
  • Chris Maser
    Consultant in Forest Ecology and Sustainable Forestry Practices, Oregon, USA

  • Resolving Environmental Conflicts: Principles and Concepts, Third Edition book cover

    Resolving Environmental Conflicts

    Principles and Concepts, Third Edition, 3rd Edition

    By Chris Maser, Lynette de Silva

    Resolving a conflict is based on the art of helping people, with disparate points of view, find enough common ground to ease their fears, sheath their weapons, and listen to one another for their common good, which ultimately translates into social-environmental sustainability for all generations.…

    Hardback – 2019-05-23 
    CRC Press
    Social Environmental Sustainability

  • Economics and Ecology: United for a Sustainable World book cover

    Economics and Ecology

    United for a Sustainable World, 1st Edition

    By Charles R. Beaton, Chris Maser

    The earth, our home, is in crisis. There are two sides to this crisis—our global economy, and its effect on the ecology of our home planet. Despite conventional thinking that typical monetary and fiscal manipulations will put us back on the path of economic growth, the reality is not that simple.…

    Paperback – 2017-05-31
    CRC Press
    Social Environmental Sustainability

  • Fundamentals of Practical Environmentalism book cover

    Fundamentals of Practical Environmentalism

    1st Edition

    By Mark B. Weldon

    Environmental decisions present themselves every day in forms large and small. Should I walk to work today? What about global warming—should I write my congressperson and demand that the government do something? Should I put solar panels on my roof? Should I get a different car or turn up the…

    Paperback – 2017-05-31
    CRC Press
    Social Environmental Sustainability

  • Sustainability and the Rights of Nature: An Introduction book cover

    Sustainability and the Rights of Nature

    An Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Cameron La Follette, Chris Maser

    Sustainability and the Rights of Nature: An Introduction is a much-needed guide that addresses the exciting and significant paradigm shift to the Rights of Nature, as it is occurring both in the United States and internationally in the fields of environmental law and environmental sustainability.…

    Hardback – 2017-05-23
    CRC Press
    Social Environmental Sustainability

  • Interactions of Land, Ocean and Humans: A Global Perspective book cover

    Interactions of Land, Ocean and Humans

    A Global Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Chris Maser

    Written by Chris Maser, one of the architects of the sustainability movement, Interactions of Land, Ocean and Humans: A Global Perspective explores a critical number of the myriad aspects that comprise the great, reciprocal feedback loops between the mountain peaks, the deep sea, and everywhere in…

    Hardback – 2014-10-14
    CRC Press
    Social Environmental Sustainability

  • Land-Use Planning for Sustainable Development book cover

    Land-Use Planning for Sustainable Development

    2nd Edition

    By Jane Silberstein, M.A., Chris Maser

    Thirteen years ago, the first edition of Land-Use Planning for Sustainable Development examined the question: is the environmental doomsday scenario inevitable? It then presented the underlying concepts of sustainable land-use planning and an array of alternatives for modifying conventional…

    Hardback – 2013-10-25
    CRC Press
    Social Environmental Sustainability

  • Insects and Sustainability of Ecosystem Services book cover

    Insects and Sustainability of Ecosystem Services

    1st Edition

    By Timothy D. Schowalter

    With few exceptions, insects are perceived in industrialized countries as undesirable pests. In reality, relatively few insects interfere with us or our resources. Most have benign or positive effects on ecosystem services, and many represent useful resources in non-industrialized countries.…

    Hardback – 2013-05-23
    CRC Press
    Social Environmental Sustainability

  • Biosequestration and Ecological Diversity: Mitigating and Adapting to Climate Change and Environmental Degradation book cover

    Biosequestration and Ecological Diversity

    Mitigating and Adapting to Climate Change and Environmental Degradation, 1st Edition

    By Wayne A. White

    Increased throughput of carbon-based fossil energy, the destruction of Earth’s forests, and other land use changes have resulted in ever higher levels of waste in the form of greenhouse gases—as well as a diminished capacity of the planet to absorb and store those wastes. This means that to avoid…

    Hardback – 2012-10-18
    CRC Press
    Social Environmental Sustainability

  • Decision-Making for a Sustainable Environment: A Systemic Approach book cover

    Decision-Making for a Sustainable Environment

    A Systemic Approach, 1st Edition

    By Chris Maser

    Increasingly, environmental decision making is like playing a multidimensional game of chess. With interactions between the atmosphere, the litho-hydrosphere, and the biosphere, the game is at once a measure of complexity, uncertainty, interdisciplinary acuity, social-environmental sustainability,…

    Hardback – 2012-07-26
    CRC Press
    Social Environmental Sustainability

  • Resolving Environmental Conflicts book cover

    Resolving Environmental Conflicts

    2nd Edition

    By Chris Maser

    True progress toward an ecologically sound environment and a socially just culture will be initially expensive in money and effort. The longer we wait, however, the more disastrous the environmental condition will become, the more disputes will arise as a result of our declining quality of life,…

    Hardback – 2011-07-12
    CRC Press
    Social Environmental Sustainability

  • Sustainable Development: Principles, Frameworks, and Case Studies book cover

    Sustainable Development

    Principles, Frameworks, and Case Studies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Okechukwu Ukaga, Chris Maser, Michael Reichenbach

    Coined in the 1970s, the term sustainable development and the ideas behind it have enjoyed varying amounts of popularity over the years. And while dire predictions abound, the full impacts of global warming are not known, nor can they be known. What we do know is that to be sustainable, all…

    Hardback – 2010-01-07
    CRC Press
    Social Environmental Sustainability

  • Social-Environmental Planning: The Design Interface Between Everyforest and Everycity book cover

    Social-Environmental Planning

    The Design Interface Between Everyforest and Everycity, 1st Edition

    By Chris Maser

    With the environment, climate change, and global warming taking center stage in the national debate, the issues seem insurmountable and certainly unsolvable at the local level. Written by Chris Maser, international consultant on forest ecology, sustainable forestry practices, and sustainable…

    Hardback – 2009-09-22
    CRC Press
    Social Environmental Sustainability