E-books: Environment and Sustainability

  • Safety and Human Resource Law for the Safety Professional book cover

    Safety and Human Resource Law for the Safety Professional

    1st Edition

    By Thomas D. Schneid

    The purpose of this text to provide a "one stop" source for safety professionals to acquire a general knowledge regarding not only the OSH Act but also laws and standards which impact the safety profession on a daily basis. The safety professional today does not work in a vacuum and decision-making…

    eBook – 2019-03-20
    CRC Press
    Occupational Safety & Health Guide Series

  • Consumers, Meat and Animal Products: Policies, Regulations and Marketing book cover

    Consumers, Meat and Animal Products

    Policies, Regulations and Marketing, 1st Edition

    By Terence J. Centner

    This book addresses the production practices employed in the production of food animals and animal products that enable marketers to sell a variety of products to meet consumer demand. Food animal production practices have come under increased scrutiny by consumers who object to inputs and…

    eBook – 2019-03-19
    Routledge
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

  • Cycling: A Sociology of Vélomobility book cover

    Cycling

    A Sociology of Vélomobility, 1st Edition

    By Peter Cox

    Cycling: A Sociology of Vélomobility explores cycling as a sociological phenomenon. Drawing on extensive ethnographic fieldwork, it considers the interaction of materials, competencies and meanings that comprise a variety of cycling practices. What might appear at first to be self-evident…

    eBook – 2019-03-15
    Routledge
    Changing Mobilities

  • Human Rights and the Environment: Key Issues book cover

    Human Rights and the Environment

    Key Issues, 1st Edition

    By Sumudu Atapattu, Andrea Schapper

    The field of human rights and the environment has grown phenomenally during the last few years and this textbook will be one of the first to encourage students to think critically about how many environmental issues lead to a violation of existing rights. Taking a socio-legal approach, this book…

    eBook – 2019-03-08
    Routledge
    Key Issues in Environment and Sustainability

  • Cold Science: Environmental Knowledge in the North American Arctic during the Cold War book cover

    Cold Science

    Environmental Knowledge in the North American Arctic during the Cold War, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen Bocking, Daniel Heidt

    Science during the Cold War has become a matter of lively interest within the historical research community, attracting the attention of scholars concerned with the history of science, the Cold War, and environmental history. The Arctic—recognized as a frontier of confrontation between the…

    eBook – 2019-03-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the History of Science, Technology and Medicine

  • Societal Dimensions of Environmental Science: Global Case Studies of Collaboration and Transformation book cover

    Societal Dimensions of Environmental Science

    Global Case Studies of Collaboration and Transformation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ricardo D. Lopez

    Societal Dimensions of Environmental Science: Global Case Studies of Collaboration and Transformation, brings together several key examples of the successes and the challenges that exist for environmental stakeholders trying to strike a balance between science and the societal implications of the…

    eBook – 2019-03-07
    CRC Press

  • Power and Politics in Sustainable Consumption Research and Practice book cover

    Power and Politics in Sustainable Consumption Research and Practice

    1st Edition

    Edited by Cindy Isenhour, Mari Martiskainen, Lucie Middlemiss

    With growing awareness of environmental deterioration, atmospheric pollution and resource depletion, the last several decades have brought increased attention and scrutiny to global consumption levels. However, there are significant and well documented limitations associated with current efforts to…

    eBook – 2019-03-04
    Routledge
    Routledge-SCORAI Studies in Sustainable Consumption

  • Gaia, Psyche and Deep Ecology: Navigating Climate Change in the Anthropocene book cover

    Gaia, Psyche and Deep Ecology

    Navigating Climate Change in the Anthropocene, 1st Edition

    By Andrew Fellows

    In Gaia, Psyche and Deep Ecology: Navigating Climate Change in the Anthropocene, Andrew Fellows uniquely connects Earth systems, Jungian and philosophical approaches to the existential threats that we face today. He elucidates the psychological basis of our dysfunctional relationship with nature,…

    eBook – 2019-03-04
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Handbook of Teaching Landscape book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Teaching Landscape

    1st Edition

    Edited by Karsten Jørgensen, Nilgül Karadeniz, Elke Mertens, Richard Stiles

    Written in collaboration with the European Council of Landscape Architecture Schools (ECLAS) and LE: NOTRE, The Routledge Handbook of Teaching Landscape provides a wide-ranging overview of teaching landscape subjects, from geology to landscape design, reflecting different perspectives and…

    eBook – 2019-03-04
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Analysis of Pesticides in Food and Environmental Samples, Second Edition book cover

    Analysis of Pesticides in Food and Environmental Samples, Second Edition

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Jose L. Tadeo

    This book provides a critical overview of analytical methods used for the determination of pesticide residues and other contaminants in food and environmental samples by modern instrumental analysis. It contains up-to-date material including recent trends in sample preparation, general methods used…

    eBook – 2019-03-04
    CRC Press

  • Visions of Energy Futures: Imagining and Innovating Low-Carbon Transitions book cover

    Visions of Energy Futures

    Imagining and Innovating Low-Carbon Transitions, 1st Edition

    By Benjamin K. Sovacool

    This book examines the visions, fantasies, frames, discourses, imaginaries, and expectations associated with six state-of-the-art energy systems—nuclear power, hydrogen fuel cells, shale gas, clean coal, smart meters, and electric vehicles—playing a key role in current deliberations about…

    eBook – 2019-03-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Energy Transitions

  • The Green Revolution: Narratives of Politics, Technology and Gender book cover

    The Green Revolution

    Narratives of Politics, Technology and Gender, 1st Edition

    By Patrick Kilby

    This book reviews the Green Revolution, starting with its inception and development from the 1940s to the 1970s, and leading to what is commonly referred to as a second Green Revolution in the 2000s. Building on the historical assessment, it draws insights for contemporary policy debates and…

    eBook – 2019-03-04
    Routledge
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

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