E-books: Environmental Management

  • Strategic Sustainability: A Natural Environmental Lens on Organizations and Management book cover

    Strategic Sustainability

    A Natural Environmental Lens on Organizations and Management, 1st Edition

    By Daniel S. Fogel

    Strategic Sustainability examines how organizations can implement environmental sustainability science, theories, and ways of thinking to become more competitive. Including examples and ideas implemented in various countries, it is based on known scientific principles about the natural world and…

    eBook – 2016-03-22
    Routledge

  • Mineral Economics and Policy book cover

    Mineral Economics and Policy

    1st Edition

    By John E. Tilton, Juan Ignacio Guzmán

    This textbook provides an introduction to the field of mineral economics and its use in understanding the behaviour of mineral commodity markets and in assessing both public and corporate policies in this important economic sector. The focus is on metal and non-metallic commodities rather than…

    eBook – 2016-03-17
    Routledge

  • Green Infrastructure: Incorporating Plants and Enhancing Biodiversity in Buildings and Urban Environments book cover

    Green Infrastructure

    Incorporating Plants and Enhancing Biodiversity in Buildings and Urban Environments, 1st Edition

    By John W. Dover

    With more than half of the world's population now living in urban areas, it is vitally important that towns and cities are healthy places to live. The principal aim of this book is to synthesize the disparate literature on the use of vegetation in the built environment and its multifunctional…

    eBook – 2015-07-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Urban Ecology

  • Sustainability: Key Issues book cover

    Sustainability

    Key Issues, 1st Edition

    Edited by Helen Kopnina, Eleanor Shoreman-Ouimet

    Sustainability: Key Issues is a comprehensive introductory textbook for undergraduate and postgraduate students doing courses in sustainability. Highly original, it covers the very broad spectrum of ideas covered under sustainability, from participation, resilience, growth, ecological modernism…

    eBook – 2015-06-19
    Routledge
    Key Issues in Environment and Sustainability

  • The Biomass Assessment Handbook: Energy for a sustainable environment book cover

    The Biomass Assessment Handbook

    Energy for a sustainable environment, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Frank Rosillo-Calle, Peter de Groot, Sarah L. Hemstock, Jeremy Woods

    The increasing importance of biomass as a renewable energy source has led to an acute need for reliable and detailed information on its assessment, consumption and supply. Responding to this need, and overcoming the lack of standardised measurement and accounting procedures, this best-selling…

    eBook – 2015-06-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Bioenergy

  • Events and Sustainability book cover

    Events and Sustainability

    1st Edition

    By Kirsten Holmes, Michael Hughes, Judith Mair, Jack Carlsen

    Increasing concerns over climate and environmental change, the global economic and financial crisis and impacts on host communities, audiences, participants and destinations has reinforced the need for more sustainable approaches to events. Sustainability now features as part of the bid process for…

    eBook – 2015-03-24
    Routledge

  • Coasts for People: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Coastal and Marine Resource Management book cover

    Coasts for People

    Interdisciplinary Approaches to Coastal and Marine Resource Management, 1st Edition

    By Fikret Berkes

    Issues of sustainability and increased competition over coastal resources are changing practices of resource management. Societal concerns about environmental degradation and loss of coastal resources have steadily increased, while other issues like food security, biodiversity, and climate change,…

    eBook – 2015-02-11
    Routledge

  • Environmental and Natural Resources Economics: Theory, Policy, and the Sustainable Society book cover

    Environmental and Natural Resources Economics

    Theory, Policy, and the Sustainable Society, 4th Edition

    By Steven Hackett, Sahan T. M. Dissanayake

    Extensively revised and updated, this popular text presents an accessible yet rigorous treatment of environmental and natural resources economics, including climate change and the economics of sustainability. Completely revised and updated, the fourth edition now includes new figures and tables,…

    eBook – 2014-12-18
    Routledge

  • Marine Biodiversity, Climatic Variability and Global Change book cover

    Marine Biodiversity, Climatic Variability and Global Change

    1st Edition

    By Grégory Beaugrand

    Biodiversity loss in terrestrial environments associated with human activities has been appreciated as a major issue for some years now. What is less well documented is the effect of such activities, including climate change, on marine biodiversity. This pioneering book is the first to address…

    eBook – 2014-11-28
    Routledge
    Earthscan Oceans

  • Fisheries Subsidies, Sustainable Development and the WTO book cover

    Fisheries Subsidies, Sustainable Development and the WTO

    1st Edition

    Edited by Anja von Moltke

    The fisheries sector is in crisis. Inappropriate subsidies to the fishing industry are a key factor responsible for worldwide fisheries depletion, overcapitalization and ecosystem degradation. There is an urgent need for an international mechanism to promote the appropriate restructuring of…

    eBook – 2014-10-14
    Routledge

  • Impact Assessment and Sustainable Resource Management book cover

    Impact Assessment and Sustainable Resource Management

    1st Edition

    By L Graham Smith

    Firmly places impact assessment in the broader context of environmental planning, developing a much-needed integrative approach. The topics covered include: decision making and dispute resolution; the role of environmental law; public policy, administration and publication participation; the nature…

    eBook – 2014-09-11
    Routledge
    Themes In Resource Management

  • Marine Biodiversity Conservation: A Practical Approach book cover

    Marine Biodiversity Conservation

    A Practical Approach, 1st Edition

    By Keith Hiscock

    Effective marine biodiversity conservation is dependent upon a clear scientific rationale for practical interventions. This book is intended to provide knowledge and tools for marine conservation practitioners and to identify issues and mechanisms for upper-level undergraduate and Masters students.…

    eBook – 2014-08-21
    Routledge
    Earthscan Oceans

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