E-books: Environmental Management

  • 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

  • Bioavailability, Leachability, Chemical Speciation, and Bioremediation of Heavy Metals in the Process of Composting book cover

    Bioavailability, Leachability, Chemical Speciation, and Bioremediation of Heavy Metals in the Process of Composting

    1st Edition

    By Jiwan Singh, Ajay Kalamdhad

    Currently, it is a serious concern to manage waste in the environment. Therefore, detailed knowledge of heavy metals, their eco-toxicological and health effects and ecofriendly approaches for their immobilization and detoxification is urgently required to control and minimize the environmental…

    eBook – 2018-07-17
    CRC Press

  • Air Quality and Livestock Farming book cover

    Air Quality and Livestock Farming

    1st Edition

    Edited by Thomas Banhazi, Andres Aland, Jörg Hartung

    Air quality has a direct influence on health, welfare and production performance of livestock as the high concentrations of noxious gases, dust and airborne microorganisms are likely to reduce production efficiency and the general welfare of farm animals. Long term exposure to particulates in…

    eBook – 2018-06-13
    CRC Press
    Sustainable Energy Developments

  • The New Peasantries: Rural Development in Times of Globalization book cover

    The New Peasantries

    Rural Development in Times of Globalization, 2nd Edition

    By Jan Douwe van der Ploeg

    When first published in 2008, The New Peasantries revolutionized our ways of thinking of what constitutes the peasantry and repeasantization. It showed how a new era of empire and globalization was creating new forms of peasantry. This new edition is thoroughly revised, with a reorganization of…

    eBook – 2018-06-13
    Routledge
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

  • Sustainable Business: Key Issues book cover

    Sustainable Business

    Key Issues, 2nd Edition

    By Helen Kopnina, John Blewitt

    Sustainable Business: Key Issues is the first comprehensive introductory-level textbook to address the interface between environmental challenges and business solutions to provide an overview of the basic concepts of sustainability, sustainable business, and business ethics. The book introduces…

    eBook – 2018-04-19
    Routledge
    Key Issues in Environment and Sustainability

  • Food Policy in the United States: An Introduction book cover

    Food Policy in the United States

    An Introduction, 2nd Edition

    By Parke Wilde

    This new edition offers a timely update to the leading textbook dedicated to all aspects of U.S. food policy. The update accounts for experience with policy changes in the 2014 Farm Bill and prospects for the next Farm Bill, the publication of the 2015–2020 Dietary Guidelines for Americans,…

    eBook – 2018-04-09
    Routledge
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

  • Phytoremediation of Emerging Contaminants in Wetlands book cover

    Phytoremediation of Emerging Contaminants in Wetlands

    1st Edition

    By Prabhat Kumar Rai

    Phytoremediation with wetland plants is an eco-friendly, aesthetically pleasing, cost-effective, solar-driven, passive technique that is useful for cleaning up environmental pollutants with low to moderate levels of contamination.…

    eBook – 2018-03-15
    CRC Press

  • Environmental and Natural Resource Economics book cover

    Environmental and Natural Resource Economics

    11th Edition

    By Thomas H. Tietenberg, Lynne Lewis

    Environmental and Natural Resource Economics is the best-selling text for natural resource economics and environmental economics courses, offering a policy-oriented approach and introducing economic theory and empirical work from the field. Students will leave the course with a global perspective…

    eBook – 2018-03-13
    Routledge

  • Coastal Engineering: Processes, Theory and Design Practice book cover

    Coastal Engineering

    Processes, Theory and Design Practice, 3rd Edition

    By Dominic Reeve, Andrew Chadwick, Christopher Fleming

    Effective coastal engineering is expensive, but it is not as costly as neglect or ineffective intervention. Good practice needs to be based on sound principles, but theoretical work and modelling also need to be well grounded in practice, which is continuously evolving. Conceptual and detailed…

    eBook – 2018-03-09
    CRC Press

  • The Real Cost of Cheap Food book cover

    The Real Cost of Cheap Food

    2nd Edition

    By Michael Carolan

    This thought-provoking but accessible book critically examines the dominant food regime on its own terms, by seriously asking whether we can afford cheap food and by exploring what exactly cheap food affords us. Detailing the numerous ways that our understanding of food has narrowed, such…

    eBook – 2018-02-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Food, Society and the Environment

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