E-books: Resource Management - Environmental Studies

  • Environmental Governance and Common Pool Resources: A Comparison of Fishery and Forestry book cover

    Environmental Governance and Common Pool Resources

    A Comparison of Fishery and Forestry, 1st Edition

    By Michael Faure, Peter Mascini, Jing Liu

    This book analyses the drivers of specific common pool resource problems, particularly in fisheries and forestry, examining the way in which private and public regulation have intervened to fight the common pool resource problem by contributing to the establishment and maintenance of property…

    eBook – 2017-09-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Environmental Law

  • Environmental Management Revision Guide: For the NEBOSH Certificate in Environmental Management book cover

    Environmental Management Revision Guide

    For the NEBOSH Certificate in Environmental Management, 1st Edition

    By Jonathan Backhouse

    The Environmental Management Revision Guide: For the NEBOSH Certificate in Environmental Management is the perfect revision aid for students preparing to take their NEBOSH Certificate in Environmental Management. As well as being a handy companion volume to Brian Waters’ NEBOSH-endorsed textbook…

    eBook – 2017-09-04
    Routledge

  • Towards a Political Economy of Resource-dependent Regions book cover

    Towards a Political Economy of Resource-dependent Regions

    1st Edition

    By Greg Halseth, Laura Ryser

    This book advances our understanding of resource-dependent regions in developed economies in the 21st Century. It explores how rural and small town places are working to find success in a new economy marked by demographic, economic, social, cultural, political, and environmental change. How…

    eBook – 2017-08-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Human Geography

  • Chinese Hydropower Development in Africa and Asia: Challenges and Opportunities for Sustainable Global Dam-Building book cover

    Chinese Hydropower Development in Africa and Asia

    Challenges and Opportunities for Sustainable Global Dam-Building, 1st Edition

    Edited by Giuseppina Siciliano, Frauke Urban

    In recent years, both Chinese overseas investment and hydropower development have been topics of increasing interest and research, with Chinese actors acting as financiers, developers, builders and sub-contractors. Chinese Hydropower Development in Africa and Asia explores the governance and…

    eBook – 2017-08-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Development Studies

  • Managing a Sea: The Ecological Economics of the Baltic book cover

    Managing a Sea

    The Ecological Economics of the Baltic, 1st Edition

    By Ing-Marie Gren, R. Kerry Turner, Frederick Wulff

    Marine resources and fish stocks are now high on the international and economic research agendas, and the management of highly complex marine ecosystems is increasingly important. The task is complicated by the number of interlinked factors to be taken into account, such as social impacts, drainage…

    eBook – 2017-07-28
    Routledge

  • Transfrontier Conservation Areas: People Living on the Edge book cover

    Transfrontier Conservation Areas

    People Living on the Edge, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jens Andersson, Michel de Garine-Wichatitsky, David Cumming, Vupenyu Dzingirai, Ken Giller

    The introduction of transfrontier conservation areas (TFCAs) in southern Africa was based on an enchanting promise: simultaneously contributing to global biodiversity conservation initiatives, regional peace and integration, and the sustainable socio-economic development of rural communities.…

    eBook – 2017-07-14
    Routledge

  • Urban Flood Mitigation and Stormwater Management book cover

    Urban Flood Mitigation and Stormwater Management

    1st Edition

    By James C Y Guo

    Effective urban drainage to manage stormwater and control flooding depends on good engineering, especially when an environmentally sustainable approach is being applied. This new text focuses on green methods and modelling techniques. It covers the principles of hydrology and drainage,…

    eBook – 2017-05-08
    CRC Press

  • Just Conservation: Biodiversity, Wellbeing and Sustainability book cover

    Just Conservation

    Biodiversity, Wellbeing and Sustainability, 1st Edition

    By Adrian Martin

    Loss of biodiversity is one of the great environmental challenges facing humanity but unfortunately efforts to reduce the rate of loss have so far failed. At the same time, these efforts have too often resulted in unjust social outcomes in which people living in or near to areas designated for…

    eBook – 2017-04-21
    Routledge
    Earthscan Conservation and Development

  • Living Shorelines: The Science and Management of Nature-Based Coastal Protection book cover

    Living Shorelines

    The Science and Management of Nature-Based Coastal Protection, 1st Edition

    Edited by Donna Marie Bilkovic, Molly M. Mitchell, Megan K. La Peyre, Jason D. Toft

    Living Shorelines: The Science and Management of Nature-based Coastal Protection compiles, synthesizes and interprets the current state of the knowledge on the science and practice of nature-based shoreline protection. This book will serve as a valuable reference to guide scientists, students,…

    eBook – 2017-03-03
    CRC Press
    CRC Marine Science

  • Sustainable Forest Management: From Concept to Practice book cover

    Sustainable Forest Management

    From Concept to Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by John L. Innes, Anna V. Tikina

    Sustainable Forest Management provides the necessary material to educate students about forestry and the contemporary role of forests in ecosystems and society. This comprehensive textbook on the concept and practice of sustainable forest management sets the standard for practice…

    eBook – 2016-12-19
    Routledge
    The Earthscan Forest Library

  • Environmental Management: Critical thinking and emerging practices book cover

    Environmental Management

    Critical thinking and emerging practices, 1st Edition

    By Peter R. Mulvihill, S. Harris Ali

    The field of Environmental Management (EM) involves a broad and evolving repertoire of practices. The field originated around 1970 in response to new policy, regulation and public concern about environmental issues. EM has undergone many changes and improvements since then, progressing from a…

    eBook – 2016-11-25
    Routledge

  • Economic Diversification Policies in Natural Resource Rich Economies book cover

    Economic Diversification Policies in Natural Resource Rich Economies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sami Mahroum, Yasser Al-Saleh

    Economic diversification remains at the top of the agenda for hundreds of regions around the world. From the single commodity economies of African countries and the Caribbean, to the many single industry regions of Europe and North America, as well as the oil and gas rich but volatile hydrocarbon…

    eBook – 2016-08-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Environmental Economics

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