E-books: Environment and Sustainability

  • Zero Waste: Management Practices for Environmental Sustainability: Management Practices for Environmental Sustainability book cover

    Zero Waste: Management Practices for Environmental Sustainability

    Management Practices for Environmental Sustainability, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ashok K. Rathoure

    Zero Waste: Management Practices for Environmental Sustainability presents approaches for resource management centered on reducing waste and reusing and recycling materials. It aims to save energy by reducing energy consumption associated with extracting, processing, and transporting raw materials…

    eBook – 2019-08-30
    CRC Press

  • Reporting Climate Change in the Global North and South: Journalism in Australia and Bangladesh book cover

    Reporting Climate Change in the Global North and South

    Journalism in Australia and Bangladesh, 1st Edition

    By Jahnnabi Das

    This book reveals how journalists in the Global North and Global South mediate climate change by examining journalism and reporting in Australia and Bangladesh. This dual analysis presents a unique opportunity to examine the impacts of media and communication in two contrasting countries (in terms…

    eBook – 2019-08-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Environmental Communication and Media

  • Doing Environmental Ethics book cover

    Doing Environmental Ethics

    3rd Edition

    By Robert Traer

    Doing Environmental Ethics explains how we may transform our fossil-fuel-burning economy, which continues to intensify our ecological crisis, into a circular and ecological economy. The text resists political corruption and personal greed by gleaning ethical insights from our philosophical and…

    eBook – 2019-08-28
    Routledge

  • Feminism, Republicanism, Egalitarianism, Environmentalism: Bill of Rights and Gendered Sustainable Initiatives book cover

    Feminism, Republicanism, Egalitarianism, Environmentalism

    Bill of Rights and Gendered Sustainable Initiatives, 1st Edition

    By Yulia Maleta

    This book addresses hegemonic ruling class masculinity and emphasized femininity within renewables organisational governance, and critiques Anglo-Celtic male privilege, as a barrier to women’s leadership participation. Primarily using the Australian socio-political context, the author considers the…

    eBook – 2019-08-23
    Routledge
    Interdisciplinary Research in Gender

  • UNESCO Biosphere Reserves: Supporting Biocultural Diversity, Sustainability and Society book cover

    UNESCO Biosphere Reserves

    Supporting Biocultural Diversity, Sustainability and Society, 1st Edition

    Edited by Maureen G. Reed, Martin F. Price

    UNESCO Biosphere Reserves (BRs) are designated areas in geographical regions of global socio-ecological significance. This definitive book shows their global relevance and contribution to environmental protection, biocultural diversity and education. Initiated in the 1970s as part of UNESCO’s Man…

    eBook – 2019-08-23
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Natural Resource Management

  • Ecological Investigations: A Phenomenology of Habitats book cover

    Ecological Investigations

    A Phenomenology of Habitats, 1st Edition

    By Adam C. Konopka

    These investigations identify and clarify some basic assumptions and methodological principles involved in ecological explanations of plant associations. How are plants geographically distributed into characteristic groups? What are the basic conditions that organize groups of interspecific plant…

    eBook – 2019-08-21
    Routledge
    History and Philosophy of Biology

  • Mining and the Environment: From Ore to Metal book cover

    Mining and the Environment

    From Ore to Metal, 2nd Edition

    By Karlheinz Spitz, John Trudinger

    The history of mining is replete with controversy of which much is related to environmental damage and consequent community outrage. Over recent decades, this has led to increased pressure to improve the environmental and social performance of mining operations, particularly in developing countries…

    eBook – 2019-08-20
    CRC Press

  • Product Design and Sustainability: Strategies, Tools and Practice book cover

    Product Design and Sustainability

    Strategies, Tools and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Jane Penty

    Whether it is the effects of climate change, the avalanche of electronic and plastic waste or the substandard living and working conditions of billions of our fellow global citizens, our ability to deal with unsustainability will define the twenty-first century. Given that most consumption is…

    eBook – 2019-08-19
    Routledge

  • Plant-Based Diets for Succulence and Sustainability book cover

    Plant-Based Diets for Succulence and Sustainability

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kathleen May Kevany

    This collection takes an interdisciplinary look at how the transformation towards plant-based diets is becoming more culturally acceptable, economically accessible, technically available and politically viable. We offer strategies for achieving sustainable food systems without having to forgo…

    eBook – 2019-08-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Food, Society and the Environment

  • Experiential Learning and Outdoor Education: Traditions of practice and philosophical perspectives book cover

    Experiential Learning and Outdoor Education

    Traditions of practice and philosophical perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jim Parry, Pete Allison

    This book adds to the theoretical development of the emerging fields of experiential learning and outdoor education by examining the central concept, 'experience', and interrogating a central claim of experiential learning: whether, and if so how, a short-term singular experience can transform a…

    eBook – 2019-08-15
    Routledge

  • Applying Ecosystem and Landscape Models in Natural Resource Management book cover

    Applying Ecosystem and Landscape Models in Natural Resource Management

    1st Edition

    By Robert E. Keane

    Managing today’s lands is becoming an increasingly difficult task. Complex ecological interactions across multiple spatiotemporal scales create diverse landscape responses to management actions that are often novel, counter-intuitive and unexpected. To make matters worse, exotic invasions, human…

    eBook – 2019-08-15
    CRC Press

  • Law, Fiction and Activism in a Time of Climate Change book cover

    Law, Fiction and Activism in a Time of Climate Change

    1st Edition

    By Nicole Rogers

    The book examines the narratives of climate change which have developed and which are currently evolving in three areas: law, fiction and activism. Narratives of climate change generated by litigants, judges, writers of fiction and activists are having, and will have, a profound effect on the way…

    eBook – 2019-08-14
    Routledge

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