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

  • Transport Revolutions: Moving People and Freight Without Oil book cover

    Transport Revolutions

    Moving People and Freight Without Oil, 2nd Edition

    By Richard Gilbert, Anthony Perl

    First released in 2007, the bestselling Transport Revolutions argued that land transport in the first half of the 21st century will feature at least two revolutions. One will involve the use of electric drives rather than internal combustion engines. Another will involve powering many of these…

    eBook – 2018-10-24
    Routledge

  • Water Governance and Civil Society Responses in South Asia book cover

    Water Governance and Civil Society Responses in South Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by N. C. Narayanan, S. Parasuraman, Rajindra Ariyabandu

    This book addresses paradigm shifts in water policy and governance, and examines the role of civil society organizations in influencing public policy, while focusing on social equity and democratic participation. It illustrates a range of interesting developments in policy formulation, donor–state…

    eBook – 2018-10-24
    Routledge India

  • Technical Change, Relative Prices, and Environmental Resource Evaluation book cover

    Technical Change, Relative Prices, and Environmental Resource Evaluation

    1st Edition

    By V. Kerry Smith

    Originally published in 1974, Technical Change, Relative Prices, and Environmental Resource Evaluation explores the relationship between natural environmental resources and the differential implications of technological change and relative price appreciation. Smith claims that price is linked to…

    eBook – 2018-10-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Issues in U.S International Forest Products Trade: Proceedings of a Workshop book cover

    Issues in U.S International Forest Products Trade

    Proceedings of a Workshop, 1st Edition

    Edited by Roger A. Sedjo

    After World War two, the United States became integrates into the world forest economy however the complexity of their trade agreements introduced several issues which needed to be addressed by world forestry policy. Originally published in 1981, this study delves into important issues related to…

    eBook – 2018-10-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Planning in the UK: Agendas for the New Millennium book cover

    Planning in the UK

    Agendas for the New Millennium, 1st Edition

    By Andy Thornley

    Edited by Yvonne Rydin

    This title was first published in 2003:The advent of the Labour government in 1997 provoked major change in the political landscape of the UK. Priorities changed and different themes moved to the top of the agenda such as local democracy, community, transparency, sustainability and co-ordinated or…

    eBook – 2018-10-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Legal Rights for Rivers: Competition, Collaboration and Water Governance book cover

    Legal Rights for Rivers

    Competition, Collaboration and Water Governance, 1st Edition

    By Erin O'Donnell

    In 2017 four rivers in Aotearoa New Zealand, India, and Colombia were given the status of legal persons, and there was a recent attempt to extend these rights to the Colorado River in the USA. Understanding the implications of creating legal rights for rivers is an urgent challenge for both water…

    eBook – 2018-10-17
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management

  • Advances in SAR Remote Sensing of Oceans book cover

    Advances in SAR Remote Sensing of Oceans

    1st Edition

    Edited by Xiaofeng Li, Huadong Guo, Kun-Shan Chen, Xiaofeng Yang

    The oceans cover approximately 71% of Earth’s surface, 90% of the biosphere and contains 97% of Earth’s water. Since the first launch of SEASAT satellite in 1978, an increasing number of SAR satellites have or will become available, such as the European Space Agency’s ERS-1/-2, ENVISAT, and…

    eBook – 2018-10-12
    CRC Press

  • 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

  • Essentials of Environmental Management book cover

    Essentials of Environmental Management

    3rd Edition

    By Paul Hyde, Paul Reeve

    Over recent years, there has been a rapid expansion in the number of professionals requiring knowledge and skills in environmental management. Today, the Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment (IEMA) has over 15,000 members, while the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (…

    eBook – 2018-10-08
    Routledge

  • Resources and Sustainable Development in the Arctic book cover

    Resources and Sustainable Development in the Arctic

    1st Edition

    Edited by Chris Southcott, Frances Abele, David Natcher, Brenda Parlee

    Over the past thirty years we have witnessed a demand for resources such as minerals, oil, and gas, which is only set to increase. This book examines the relationship between Arctic communities and extractive resource development. With insights from leading thinkers in the field, the book examines…

    eBook – 2018-10-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Polar Regions

  • Sustainability: A Systems Approach book cover

    Sustainability

    A Systems Approach, 1st Edition

    By Tony Clayton, Nicholas Radcliffe

    The question of sustainability affects most areas of human activity. It is intrinsically complex and multi-disciplinary. Sustainable policies have to adapt to new knowledge and changing circumstances. Understanding sustainability and ways of achieving it have to involve an understanding of complex…

    eBook – 2018-10-03
    Routledge

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