E-books: Environment and Sustainability

  • Energy Transitions and Social Psychology: A Sociotechnical Perspective book cover

    Energy Transitions and Social Psychology

    A Sociotechnical Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Paul Upham, Paula Bögel, Katinka Johansen

    This book explains how social psychological concepts can be closely integrated with sociotechnical perspectives of energy transitions. It shows the value of actor-centred analysis that acknowledges the role of individual-level processes within their wider contexts of energy supply and use. In this…

    eBook – 2019-02-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Energy Transitions

  • Climate and Crises: Magical Realism as Environmental Discourse book cover

    Climate and Crises

    Magical Realism as Environmental Discourse, 1st Edition

    By Ben Holgate

    Climate and Crises: Magical Realism as Environmental Discourse makes a dual intervention in both world literature and ecocriticism by examining magical realism as an international style of writing that has long-standing links with environmental literature. The book argues that, in the era of…

    eBook – 2019-01-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in World Literatures and the Environment

  • Microbial Biodegradation of Xenobiotic Compounds book cover

    Microbial Biodegradation of Xenobiotic Compounds

    1st Edition

    By Young-Cheol Chang

    Microbial Biodegradation of Xenobiotic Compounds examines and collects the recent information on the bioremediation technologies around the world. This book focuses on methods to decrease pollutants created by anthropogenic activities, industrial activities, and agricultural activities. This book…

    eBook – 2019-01-30
    CRC Press

  • Sustainable Engineering: Principles and Implementation book cover

    Sustainable Engineering

    Principles and Implementation, 1st Edition

    By Catherine Mulligan

    Sustainable Engineering: Principles and Implementation provides a comprehensive overview of the interdisciplinary field of sustainability as it applies to engineering and methods for implementation of sustainable practices. Due to increasing constraints on resources and on the environment and…

    eBook – 2019-01-30
    CRC Press

  • Solar Photocatalysis for Environmental Remediation book cover

    Solar Photocatalysis for Environmental Remediation

    1st Edition

    By Sampa Chakrabarti

    The book presents a review of research and pilot-scale efforts undertaken by scientists all over the world towards utilization of solar energy for environmental remediation. It gives a complete account of the solar photocatalytic degradation of pollutants present in wastewater and atmosphere and…

    eBook – 2019-01-30
    CRC Press

  • Ecological Restoration Law: Concepts and Case Studies book cover

    Ecological Restoration Law

    Concepts and Case Studies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Afshin Akhtar-Khavari, Benjamin J. Richardson

    Ecological restoration is as essential as sustainable development for the health of the biosphere. Restoration, however, has been a low priority of most countries' environmental laws, which tend to focus narrowly on rehabilitation of small, discrete sites rather than the more ambitious recovery of…

    eBook – 2019-01-25
    Routledge
    Law, Justice and Ecology

  • Health, Wellbeing and Sustainability in the Mediterranean City: Interdisciplinary Perspectives book cover

    Health, Wellbeing and Sustainability in the Mediterranean City

    Interdisciplinary Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Antonio Jiménez-Delgado, Jaime Lloret

    This book provides a model for the creation of sustainable and healthy cities in the Mediterranean region. It uses the coastal city of L’Alfàs del Pi in Spain as an example for designing renewable and innovative urban models that offer high standards of living, wellbeing and eco-friendly advantages…

    eBook – 2019-01-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Urbanism and the City

  • Wealth, Inclusive Growth and Sustainability book cover

    Wealth, Inclusive Growth and Sustainability

    1st Edition

    Edited by Shunsuke Managi

    The excessive pursuit of economic interests has resulted in severe environmental and social problems, such as climate change, biodiversity loss, and inequality and disparity. There is an urgent need for broader measures of progress to complement Gross Domestic Product (GDP). This book provides a…

    eBook – 2019-01-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

  • Applied Power Analysis for the Behavioral Sciences: 2nd Edition book cover

    Applied Power Analysis for the Behavioral Sciences

    2nd Edition, 2nd Edition

    By Christopher L. Aberson

    Applied Power Analysis for the Behavioral Sciences is a practical "how-to" guide to conducting statistical power analyses for psychology and related fields. The book provides a guide to conducting analyses that is appropriate for researchers and students, including those with limited quantitative…

    eBook – 2019-01-24
    Routledge

  • Social Work and Sustainability in Asia: Facing the Challenges of Global Environmental Changes book cover

    Social Work and Sustainability in Asia

    Facing the Challenges of Global Environmental Changes, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alice M. L. Chong, Iris Chi

    The rapid trend of globalization has brought with it a variety of sustainability challenges, including global climate change, biodiversity loss, poverty, and social inequalities, which are problems with unclear boundaries, complicated interrelated components, undefined parameters, contradictory…

    eBook – 2019-01-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Asia-Pacific Studies

  • Urban Social Sustainability: Theory, Policy and Practice book cover

    Urban Social Sustainability

    Theory, Policy and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by M. Reza Shirazi, Ramin Keivani

    This ground breaking volume raises radical critiques and proposes innovative solutions for social sustainability in the built environment. Urban Social Sustainability provides an in-depth insight into the discourse and argues that every urban intervention has a social sustainability…

    eBook – 2019-01-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sustainability

  • Osha Laboratory Standard - Implementation Guide book cover

    Osha Laboratory Standard - Implementation Guide

    1st Edition

    By Richard Ennis

    This manual contains four major components: 1) An easy-to-follow discussion of the Standard's requirements, along with a plan for implementing management responsibilities; 2) A fill-in schedule for assigning key responsibilities and establishing deadlines; 3) A copy of the OSHA Lab Standard for…

    eBook – 2019-01-22
    Routledge

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