E-books: Environmental Management

  • Monetary Valuation of Environmental Impacts: Models and Data book cover

    Monetary Valuation of Environmental Impacts

    Models and Data, 1st Edition

    By Bengt Steen

    The book is meant to improve our understanding of sustainable development of production and consumption. Monetary values of the impact of emission and resources are determined, and used in environmental management, with a focus on sustainability. Values related to cultural context are not possible…

    eBook – 2019-11-11
    CRC Press

  • Sustainable Governance of Wildlife and Community-Based Natural Resource Management: From Economic Principles to Practical Governance book cover

    Sustainable Governance of Wildlife and Community-Based Natural Resource Management

    From Economic Principles to Practical Governance, 1st Edition

    By Brian Child

    This book develops the Sustainable Governance Approach and the principles of Community-Based Natural Resource Management (CBNRM). It provides practical examples of successes and failures in implementation, and lessons about the economics and governance of wild resources with global application.…

    eBook – 2019-10-23
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Natural Resource Management

  • Social Movements Contesting Natural Resource Development book cover

    Social Movements Contesting Natural Resource Development

    1st Edition

    Edited by John F. Devlin

    Presenting a broad range of case studies, this book explores rural social movements contesting natural resource development initiatives. Natural resource development takes multiple forms, including infrastructure corridors, mines, dams, resource processing plants and pipelines. Many of which are…

    eBook – 2019-10-22
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Natural Resource Management

  • Ethical and Responsible Tourism: Managing Sustainability in Local Tourism Destinations book cover

    Ethical and Responsible Tourism

    Managing Sustainability in Local Tourism Destinations, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tony O’Rourke, Marko Koščak

    Ethical and Responsible Tourism explains the methods and practices used to manage the environmental impact of tourism on local communities and destinations. The three core themes of the book – destination management, environmental and social aspects of ethical sustainable development and business…

    eBook – 2019-10-21
    Routledge

  • Writing a New Environmental Era: Moving forward to nature book cover

    Writing a New Environmental Era

    Moving forward to nature, 1st Edition

    By Ken Hiltner

    Writing a New Environmental Era first considers and then rejects back-to-nature thinking and its proponents like Henry David Thoreau, arguing that human beings have never lived at peace with nature. Consequently, we need to stop thinking about going back to what never was and instead work at moving…

    eBook – 2019-10-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Environmental Humanities

  • Automatic Detection Algorithms of Oil Spill in Radar Images book cover

    Automatic Detection Algorithms of Oil Spill in Radar Images

    1st Edition

    By Maged Marghany

    Synthetic Aperture Radar Automatic Detection Algorithms (SARADA) for Oil Spills conveys the pivotal tool required to fully comprehend the advanced algorithms in radar monitoring and detection of oil spills, particularly quantum computing and algorithms as a keystone to comprehending theories and…

    eBook – 2019-10-08
    CRC Press

  • The Right Way to Flourish: Reconnecting to the Real World book cover

    The Right Way to Flourish

    Reconnecting to the Real World, 1st Edition

    By John Ehrenfeld

    In this ground-breaking book, pre-eminent thought leader in the fields of sustainability and flourishing, John R. Ehrenfeld, critiques the concept of sustainability as it is understood today and which is coming more and more under attack as unclear and ineffective as a call for action. Building…

    eBook – 2019-10-08
    Routledge

  • Sustainability and the Rights of Nature in Practice book cover

    Sustainability and the Rights of Nature in Practice

    1st Edition

    Edited by Cameron La Follette, Chris Maser

    Sustainability and the Rights of Nature in Practice is the much-needed complementary volume to Sustainability and the Rights of Nature: An Introduction (CRC Press, May 2017). The first book laid out the international precursors for the Rights of Nature doctrine and described the changes required to…

    eBook – 2019-09-30
    CRC Press
    Social Environmental Sustainability

  • Geographic Information Systems to Spatial Data Infrastructures: A Global Perspective book cover

    Geographic Information Systems to Spatial Data Infrastructures

    A Global Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ian Masser

    This book draws on author’s wealth of knowledge working on numerous projects across many countries. It provides a clear overview of the development of the SDI concept and SDI worldwide implementation and brings a logical chronological approach to the linkage of GIS technology with SDI enabling data…

    eBook – 2019-09-25
    CRC Press

  • Routledge Handbook of Energy Economics book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Energy Economics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Uğur Soytaş, Ramazan Sarı

    Energy consumption and production have major influences on the economy, environment, and society, but in return they are also influenced by how the economy is structured, how the social institutions work, and how the society deals with environmental degradation. The need for integrated assessment…

    eBook – 2019-09-23
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Sustainable Energy and Environment: An Earth System Approach book cover

    Sustainable Energy and Environment

    An Earth System Approach, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sandeep Narayan Kundu, Muhammad Nawaz

    Here is a comprehensive introductory discussion of Earth, energy, and the environment in an integrated manner that will lead to an appreciation of our complex planet. The book looks at Earth from the perspective of a livable planet and elaborates on the surface and subsurface processes and the…

    eBook – 2019-09-20
    Apple Academic Press

  • Economics for the Wilds: Wildlife, Wildlands, Diversity and Development book cover

    Economics for the Wilds

    Wildlife, Wildlands, Diversity and Development, 1st Edition

    Edited by Edward B. Barbier, Timothy M. Swanson

    Originally published in 1992 Economics for the Wilds argues that an economics that properly values the resources of the wilds offers the best long-term security for their future. Most of the world’s wilds have, in fact, always been utilized by local societies who have managed their resources…

    eBook – 2019-09-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Ecology

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