E-books: Environmental Policy

  • Forest Management Auditing: Certification of Forest Products and Services book cover

    Forest Management Auditing

    Certification of Forest Products and Services, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lucio Brotto, Davide Pettenella

    Forest management auditing is expanding from its traditional focus on forest management, stewardship and Chain of Custody certification to more innovative topics such as ecosystem services, forest carbon credits, Non-Wood Forest Products, wood energy and Fair Trade certification. Forest managers,…

    eBook – 2018-08-30
    Earthscan Studies in Natural Resource Management

  • Coral Reefs: Tourism, Conservation and Management book cover

    Coral Reefs: Tourism, Conservation and Management

    1st Edition

    Edited by Bruce Prideaux, Anja Pabel

    Coral reefs are an important tourism resource for many coastal and island destinations and generate a range of benefits to their local communities, including as a food source, income from tourism, employment and recreational opportunities. However, coral reefs are under increasing threat from…

    eBook – 2018-08-30
    Earthscan Oceans

  • Equality in Water and Sanitation Services book cover

    Equality in Water and Sanitation Services

    1st Edition

    Edited by Oliver Cumming, Tom Slaymaker

    There is growing acceptance that the progress delivered under the Millennium Development Goal target for drinking water and sanitation has been inequitable. As a result, the progressive reduction of inequalities is now an explicit focus of the Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) targets, adopted in…

    eBook – 2018-07-26
    Earthscan Water Text

  • Creation, Evolution and Meaning book cover

    Creation, Evolution and Meaning

    1st Edition

    By Robin Attfield

    This book presents the case for belief in both creation and evolution at the same time as rejecting creationism. Issues of meaning supply the context of inquiry; the book defends the meaningfulness of language about God, and also relates belief in both creation and evolution to the meaning of life.…

    eBook – 2018-07-17
    Transcending Boundaries in Philosophy and Theology

  • Transforming Disaster Response: Federalism and Leadership book cover

    Transforming Disaster Response

    Federalism and Leadership, 1st Edition

    By William Lester

    Much of the published work on disaster response has focused on specific disasters, highlighting what went wrong. Taking a new approach, this book explores ways in which transformational leadership principles may be applied to an organization’s disaster preparation and response, moving the…

    eBook – 2018-07-16
    ASPA Series in Public Administration and Public Policy

  • Sustainable Intensification of Agriculture: Greening the World's Food Economy book cover

    Sustainable Intensification of Agriculture

    Greening the World's Food Economy, 1st Edition

    By Jules Pretty, Zareen Pervez Bharucha

    Sustainable intensification (SI) has emerged in recent years as a powerful new conceptualisation of agricultural sustainability and has been widely adopted in policy circles and debates. It is defined as a process or system where yields are increased without adverse environmental impact and without…

    eBook – 2018-06-14
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

  • Revitalizing Urban Waterway Communities: Streams of Environmental Justice book cover

    Revitalizing Urban Waterway Communities

    Streams of Environmental Justice, 1st Edition

    By Richard Smardon, Sharon Moran, April Karen Baptiste

    The revitalizing and restoration of rivers, creeks and streams is a major focus of urban conservation activity throughout North America and Europe. This book presents models and examples for organizing multiple stakeholders for purposes of waterway revitalization—if not restoration—within a context…

    eBook – 2018-06-14
    Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management

  • Sustaining Prosperity, Nature and Wellbeing: What do the Indicators Tell Us? book cover

    Sustaining Prosperity, Nature and Wellbeing

    What do the Indicators Tell Us?, 1st Edition

    By Peter L.P. Bartelmus

    This book explores what is needed for an overall evaluation of the prosperity and wellbeing of people within a framework of sustaining the economy, environment and development. The book begins by assessing the validity of available data, indicators and indices in decision and policy making. It…

    eBook – 2018-05-15

  • Sustainable Innovation and Impact book cover

    Sustainable Innovation and Impact

    1st Edition

    Edited by Cary Krosinsky, Todd Cort

    Following the Brexit and Trump election cycles, consistent, long-term policy solutions to environmental and other societal challenges are becoming increasingly difficult to achieve. Stepping into this breach is a clear opportunity for innovation by public and privately held companies, as well…

    eBook – 2018-05-11

  • Food Bank Nations: Poverty, Corporate Charity and the Right to Food book cover

    Food Bank Nations

    Poverty, Corporate Charity and the Right to Food, 1st Edition

    By Graham Riches

    In the world’s most affluent and food secure societies, why is it now publicly acceptable to feed donated surplus food, dependent on corporate food waste, to millions of hungry people? While recognizing the moral imperative to feed hungry people, this book challenges the…

    eBook – 2018-04-19
    Routledge Studies in Food, Society and the Environment

  • The Anthropology of Climate Change: An Integrated Critical Perspective book cover

    The Anthropology of Climate Change

    An Integrated Critical Perspective, 2nd Edition

    By Hans A. Baer, Merrill Singer

    In addressing the urgent questions raised by climate change, this book provides a comprehensive overview of the anthropology of climate change, guided by a critical political ecological framework. It examines the emergence and slow maturation of the anthropology of climate change, reviews the…

    eBook – 2018-04-19
    Routledge Advances in Climate Change Research

  • Resource Recovery from Waste: Business Models for Energy, Nutrient and Water Reuse in Low- and Middle-income Countries book cover

    Resource Recovery from Waste

    Business Models for Energy, Nutrient and Water Reuse in Low- and Middle-income Countries, 1st Edition

    Edited by Miriam Otoo, Pay Drechsel

    Humans generate millions of tons of waste every day. This waste is rich in water, nutrients, energy and organic compounds. Yet waste is not being managed in a way that permits us to derive value from its reuse, whilst millions of farmers struggle with depleted soils and lack of water. This book…

    eBook – 2018-03-20

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