E-books: Environmental Management

  • Resource Recovery from Waste: Business Models for Energy, Nutrient and Water Reuse in Low- and Middle-income Countries book cover

    Resource Recovery from Waste

    Business Models for Energy, Nutrient and Water Reuse in Low- and Middle-income Countries, 1st Edition

    Edited by Miriam Otoo, Pay Drechsel

    Humans generate millions of tons of waste every day. This waste is rich in water, nutrients, energy and organic compounds. Yet waste is not being managed in a way that permits us to derive value from its reuse, whilst millions of farmers struggle with depleted soils and lack of water. This book…

    eBook – 2018-03-20

  • 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

  • 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

  • Governing Environmental Conflicts in China book cover

    Governing Environmental Conflicts in China

    1st Edition

    By Yanwei Li

    Environmental conflicts are the source of many large-scale popular protests in China, with some protests substantially endangering social order. Such protests have often prompted severe counter measures by both national and local government, but have often then gone on to result in compromises…

    eBook – 2018-02-21
    China Policy Series

  • 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 Studies in Food, Society and the Environment

  • Nineteenth-Century Energies: Literature, Technology, Culture book cover

    Nineteenth-Century Energies

    Literature, Technology, Culture, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lynn Voskuil

    Nineteenth-Century Energies explores the idea of ‘energy’, a concept central to new directions in interdisciplinary studies today. It examines the cultural perceptions and uses of energy in the nineteenth century – both in terms of pure and applied science, and as an idea with widespread diffusion…

    eBook – 2018-02-05

  • Classic Papers in Natural Resource Economics Revisited book cover

    Classic Papers in Natural Resource Economics Revisited

    1st Edition

    Edited by Chennat Gopalakrishnan

    Classic Papers in Natural Resource Economics Revisited is the first attempt to bring together a selection of classic papers in natural resource economics, alongside reflections by highly regarded professionals about how these papers have impacted the field. The seven papers included in this volume…

    eBook – 2018-02-02

  • Futures: Imagining Socioecological Transformation book cover

    Futures: Imagining Socioecological Transformation

    1st Edition

    Edited by Bruce Willems-Braun

    Futures: Imagining Socioecological Transformation brings together leading scholars to explore how we might know, enact, and struggle for, the conjoined social and ecological transformations we need to achieve just and sustainable futures. The question of transformation, and how it might be achieved…

    eBook – 2018-02-02

  • Governance of Risk, Hazards and Disasters: Trends in Theory and Practice book cover

    Governance of Risk, Hazards and Disasters

    Trends in Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Giuseppe Forino, Sara Bonati, Lina Maria Calandra

    Growing debates around governance are taking place among academic, policy-making, and practice-based communities. In light of the increasing focus on governance, this book presents and discusses governance as a framework that is able to both conceptualize and contextualize risks and disasters as…

    eBook – 2018-01-29
    Routledge Studies in Hazards, Disaster Risk and Climate Change

  • Andean Hydrology book cover

    Andean Hydrology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Diego A. Rivera, Alex Godoy-Faundez, Mario Lillo Saavedra

    This book describes the ecosystem of the Andean watersheds, covering the Californian valley, tropical Andes, and southern Andes. Case studies of the new methods and techniques used for hydrological research in the Andes are provided, and sustainability issues pertaining to Andean water resources…

    eBook – 2018-01-29
    CRC Press

  • Innovation in Environmental Leadership: Critical Perspectives book cover

    Innovation in Environmental Leadership

    Critical Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Benjamin W. Redekop, Deborah Rigling Gallagher, Rian Satterwhite

    Innovation in Environmental Leadership offers innovative approaches to leadership from a post-industrial and ecological vantage point. Chapters in this collection are written by leading scholars and practitioners of environmental leadership from around the globe, and are informed by a variety of…

    eBook – 2018-01-19
    Routledge Studies in Leadership Research

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