E-books: Environmental Management

  • Animal Management and Welfare in Natural Disasters book cover

    Animal Management and Welfare in Natural Disasters

    1st Edition

    By James Sawyer, Gerardo Huertas

    The devastating impacts of natural disasters not only directly affect humans and infrastructure, but also animals, which may be crucial to the livelihoods of many people. This book considers the needs of animals in the aftermath of disasters and explains the importance of looking to…

    eBook – 2018-07-04
    Routledge

  • Sustainable Intensification of Agriculture: Greening the World's Food Economy book cover

    Sustainable Intensification of Agriculture

    Greening the World's Food Economy, 1st Edition

    By Jules Pretty, Zareen Pervez Bharucha

    Sustainable intensification (SI) has emerged in recent years as a powerful new conceptualisation of agricultural sustainability and has been widely adopted in policy circles and debates. It is defined as a process or system where yields are increased without adverse environmental impact and without…

    eBook – 2018-06-14
    Routledge
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

  • Revitalizing Urban Waterway Communities: Streams of Environmental Justice book cover

    Revitalizing Urban Waterway Communities

    Streams of Environmental Justice, 1st Edition

    By Richard Smardon, Sharon Moran, April Karen Baptiste

    The revitalizing and restoration of rivers, creeks and streams is a major focus of urban conservation activity throughout North America and Europe. This book presents models and examples for organizing multiple stakeholders for purposes of waterway revitalization—if not restoration—within a context…

    eBook – 2018-06-14
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management

  • Environmental Performance Auditing in the Public Sector: Enabling Sustainable Development book cover

    Environmental Performance Auditing in the Public Sector

    Enabling Sustainable Development, 1st Edition

    By Awadhesh Prasad

    Environment and sustainable development challenges are a matter of global concern. Trillions of dollars of mostly public money are invested every year in domestic and international policies and programs to address these challenges. The effectiveness of these policies and programs is critical to…

    eBook – 2018-06-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

  • 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 Routledge International Handbook of Island Studies: A World of Islands book cover

    The Routledge International Handbook of Island Studies

    A World of Islands, 1st Edition

    Edited by Godfrey Baldacchino

    From tourist paradises to immigrant detention camps, from offshore finance centres to strategic military bases, islands offer distinct identities and spaces in an increasingly homogenous and placeless world. The study of islands is important, for its own sake and on its own terms. But so is the…

    eBook – 2018-06-13
    Routledge

  • 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

  • Siting Noxious Facilities: Integrating Location Economics and Risk Analysis to Protect Environmental Health and Investments book cover

    Siting Noxious Facilities

    Integrating Location Economics and Risk Analysis to Protect Environmental Health and Investments, 1st Edition

    By Michael R Greenberg

    Siting Noxious Facilities explains and illustrates processes and criteria used to site noxious manufacturing and waste management facilities. It proposes a framework that integrates economic location analysis and risk analysis, emphasizing the reduction of uncertainty. This book begins by…

    eBook – 2018-05-20
    Routledge
    Earthscan Risk in Society

  • Globalization of Water Governance in South Asia book cover

    Globalization of Water Governance in South Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Vishal Narain, Chanda Gurung Goodrich, Jayati Chourey, Anjal Prakash

    Globalization has significantly redefined the nature of governance in the water sector. Non-state actors—multilateral and transnational donor agencies and corporations, non-government organizations, markets, and civil society at large—are assuming a bigger role in public policy-making for water…

    eBook – 2018-05-11
    Routledge India

  • Informing Water Policies in South Asia book cover

    Informing Water Policies in South Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Anjal Prakash, Chanda Gurung Goodrich, Sreoshi Singh

    This book analyzes water policies in South Asia from the perspective of Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM). It seeks to address the problems of water scarcity, conflict and pollution resulting from the gross mismanagement and over-exploitation of this finite resource. Highlighting the…

    eBook – 2018-05-11
    Routledge India

  • Islands of Rainforest: Agroforestry, Logging and Eco-Tourism in Solomon Islands book cover

    Islands of Rainforest

    Agroforestry, Logging and Eco-Tourism in Solomon Islands, 1st Edition

    By Edvard Hviding, Tim Bayliss-Smith

    This title was first published in 2000: An original and thought-provoking analysis of modern initiatives in the tropical rain forest. While issues such as logging, eco-timber, eco-tourism have been widely analyzed from an outsider’s perspective, this book considers them from the local people’s…

    eBook – 2018-05-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Land Reform in Zimbabwe: Constraints and Prospects book cover

    Land Reform in Zimbabwe: Constraints and Prospects

    1st Edition

    By Colin Stoneman

    Edited by T.A.S. Bowyer-Bower

    This title was first published in 2000. Drs Tanya Bowyer-Bower and Colin Stoneman compile the views of top researchers, members of Government, civil society, NGOs, funders, and Zimbabwe’s three farmers’ unions. The history of land reform in Zimbabwe is addressed and the current proposed reform…

    eBook – 2018-05-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

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