E-books: Environmental Management

  • Nature's Matrix: Linking Agriculture, Biodiversity Conservation and Food Sovereignty book cover

    Nature's Matrix

    Linking Agriculture, Biodiversity Conservation and Food Sovereignty, 2nd Edition

    By Ivette Perfecto, John Vandermeer, Angus Wright

    When first published in 2009, Nature’s Matrix set out a radical new approach to the conservation of biodiversity. This new edition pushes the frontier of the biodiversity/agriculture debate further, making an even stronger case for the need to transform agriculture and support small- and…

    eBook – 2019-05-31
    Routledge

  • Sustainability of Business in the Context of Environmental Management book cover

    Sustainability of Business in the Context of Environmental Management

    1st Edition

    By Kamlesh Pritwani

    Sustainability of Business in the Context of Environmental Management studies the newly emerged concept of ‘sustainable business’ in view of the growing Indian economy. It explores the current corporate social responsibility practices adopted with special reference to environmental management in…

    eBook – 2019-05-13
    CRC Press

  • 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.…

    eBook – 2019-05-06
    CRC Press
    Social Environmental Sustainability

  • Carbon Capture, Storage and Utilization: A Possible Climate Change Solution for Energy Industry book cover

    Carbon Capture, Storage and Utilization

    A Possible Climate Change Solution for Energy Industry, 1st Edition

    Edited by Malti Goel, M. Sudhakar, R.V. Shahi

    Carbon capture and storage (CCS) is among the advanced energy technologies suggested to make the conventional fossil fuel sources environmentally sustainable. It is of particular importance to coal-based economies. This book deals at length with the various aspects of carbon dioxide…

    eBook – 2019-02-21
    CRC Press

  • Environmental Economics and Natural Resource Management book cover

    Environmental Economics and Natural Resource Management

    5th Edition

    By David A. Anderson

    The tools of environmental economics guide policymakers as they weigh development against nature, present against future, and certain benefits against uncertain consequences. The policies and research findings explained in this textbook are relevant to decisions made daily by individuals, firms,…

    eBook – 2019-02-14
    Routledge

  • Solar Photocatalysis for Environmental Remediation book cover

    Solar Photocatalysis for Environmental Remediation

    1st Edition

    By Sampa Chakrabarti

    The book presents a review of research and pilot-scale efforts undertaken by scientists all over the world towards utilization of solar energy for environmental remediation. It gives a complete account of the solar photocatalytic degradation of pollutants present in wastewater and atmosphere and…

    eBook – 2019-01-30
    CRC Press

  • Ethnobotany: Local Knowledge and Traditions book cover

    Ethnobotany

    Local Knowledge and Traditions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jose L. Martinez, Amner Munoz-Acevedo, Mahendra Rai

    Ethnobotany: Local Knowledge and Traditions discusses various plants that have actually been used in traditional medicine for a specific ailment. It desribes the biological effectiveness (activities) related to each "sickness" which have been scientifically verified. This book will also discuss the…

    eBook – 2019-01-15
    CRC Press

  • Basic Concepts in Environmental Management book cover

    Basic Concepts in Environmental Management

    1st Edition

    By Kenneth M. Mackenthun

    Environmental professionals are (and will continue to be) under increased pressure to become more knowledgeable of environmental management issues.Basic Concepts in Environmental Management fulfills the long-standing need for fundamental knowledge-especially concerning government regulations on…

    eBook – 2018-12-19
    Routledge

  • Recent Advances in Environmental Management book cover

    Recent Advances in Environmental Management

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ram Naresh Bharagava

    This book focuses on the toxicity of various organic and inorganic pollutants, their eco-toxicological effects and eco-friendly approaches for remediation of environmental pollutants. Extensive focus has been relied on the recent advances in ecofriendly approaches such as bioremediation and…

    eBook – 2018-10-25
    CRC Press

  • The Earthscan Reader in Rural-Urban Linkages book cover

    The Earthscan Reader in Rural-Urban Linkages

    1st Edition

    Edited by Cecilia Tacoli

    With accelerating urbanization and growing inter-dependence of rural and urban dwellers on the markets and resources they each offer, rural urban linkages have become a very important focus in recent years for research and policy relating to local and national economic development, poverty…

    eBook – 2018-10-24
    Routledge
    Earthscan Reader Series

  • Road Engineering for Development book cover

    Road Engineering for Development

    2nd Edition

    By Richard Robinson, Bent Thagesen

    Developing countries in the tropics have different natural conditions and different institutional and financial situations to industrialized countries. However, most textbooks on highway engineering are based on experience from industrialized countries with temperate climates, and deal only with…

    eBook – 2018-10-09
    CRC Press

  • Principles of Environmental Economics and Sustainability: An Integrated Economic and Ecological Approach book cover

    Principles of Environmental Economics and Sustainability

    An Integrated Economic and Ecological Approach, 4th Edition

    By Ahmed Hussen

    Principles of Environmental Economics and Sustainability was the first textbook to make a serious attempt to systematically integrate ecological and economic principles. It successfully introduced ecological perspectives to the study of environmental economics while maintaining the integrity of the…

    eBook – 2018-07-17
    Routledge

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