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  • Floods and Drainage: British Policies for Hazard Reduction, Agricultural Improvement and Wetland Conservation book cover

    Floods and Drainage

    British Policies for Hazard Reduction, Agricultural Improvement and Wetland Conservation, 1st Edition

    By E.C. Penning-Rowsell, D. J. Parker, D.M. Harding

    Originally published in 1986, Floods and Drainage advanced hazard – response theory as developed mainly by the White/Burton/Kates school of researchers in North America. Based on fifteen years of research, the book rejects conventional theory’s emphasis on personal response to hazardous…

    eBook – 2019-12-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Conservation

  • The Conservation of Ecosystems and Species book cover

    The Conservation of Ecosystems and Species

    1st Edition

    By Gareth E. Jones

    Originally published in 1987, Conservation of Ecosystems and Species examines conservation as a major world issue for governments, industrialists and the general public. The need for conservation has become more urgent as human activity continues to encroach upon the remaining natural ecosystems of…

    eBook – 2019-12-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Conservation

  • The Subsidy Scandal: How Your Government Wastes Your Money to Wreck Your Environment book cover

    The Subsidy Scandal

    How Your Government Wastes Your Money to Wreck Your Environment, 1st Edition

    By Charlie Pye-Smith

    Originally published in 2002, The Subsidy Scandal examines the subsidies spent by governments and the affect this has had on the environment. The book examines industries ranging from agriculture to mining, energy to transport and the subsidies spent on these industries by government. The book…

    eBook – 2019-12-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Conservation

  • Man and Wildlife book cover

    Man and Wildlife

    1st Edition

    By L. Harrison Matthews

    Originally published in 1975, Man and Wildlife traces the evolution of man from pre-hominid ancestors, and his influence in modifying the environment and its flora and fauna as technical knowledge grew. The development of civilization allowed man to dominate the environment; its advance led to the…

    eBook – 2019-12-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Conservation

  • Conservation at Home: A Practical Handbook book cover

    Conservation at Home

    A Practical Handbook, 1st Edition

    By Michael Allaby

    Originally published in 1988, Conservation at Home looks at practical methods of conservation that can be carried out within the home. Still as relevant today, as it was at the time of publication, this book gives practical and authoritative advice on a wide range of activities and products that…

    eBook – 2019-12-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Conservation

  • The Roots of Modern Environmentalism book cover

    The Roots of Modern Environmentalism

    1st Edition

    By David Pepper

    Originally published in 1984, The Roots of Modern Environmentalism provides a historical, philosophical and ideological background to environmentalism. Topics covered include, the roots of technological environmentalism, the medieval cosmology and Bacon’s philosophy, the non-scientific roots of…

    eBook – 2019-12-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Conservation

  • International Trade in Wildlife book cover

    International Trade in Wildlife

    1st Edition

    By Tim Inskipp, Sue Wells

    Originally published in 1979 International Trade in Wildlife is a product of the 1973 Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora conference, containing the full text of the CITIES convention. The volume outlines the animals and plants controlled by CITIES, and…

    eBook – 2019-12-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Conservation

  • Campaigning for the Environment book cover

    Campaigning for the Environment

    1st Edition

    By Richard Kimber, Jeremy Richardson

    Originally published in 1974 Campaigning for the Environment addresses the issue of the environmental lobby. Using seven case-studies from the time of publication, the book covers the important aspects of environmental campaigning, where the environment has been threatened and where pressure groups…

    eBook – 2019-12-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Conservation

  • SAR Image Interpretation for Various Land Covers: A Practical Guide book cover

    SAR Image Interpretation for Various Land Covers

    A Practical Guide, 1st Edition

    By Elizabeth L. Simms

    This full color book is a comprehensive visual reference for the interpretation of synthetic aperture radar (SAR) images with examples of how technological specifications may affect interpretation solutions. It contains a summary review of image acquisition parameters of consequence on the visual…

    eBook – 2019-12-06
    CRC Press

  • Clear English Pronunciation: A Practical Guide book cover

    Clear English Pronunciation

    A Practical Guide, 1st Edition

    By Dick Smakman

    Clear English Pronunciation provides students with the tools to effectively communicate in English without centring solely on native-speaker pronunciation models. The focus of the book is on individual pronunciation targets rather than a one-size-fits-all approach. Divided into four sections, each…

    eBook – 2019-12-06
    Routledge

  • Beginning Medical Spanish: Oral Proficiency and Cultural Humility book cover

    Beginning Medical Spanish

    Oral Proficiency and Cultural Humility, 1st Edition

    By Parizad T. Dejbord Sawan

    Beginning Medical Spanish. Oral Proficiency and Cultural Humility is designed for medical professionals and supporting staff with no prior knowledge of Spanish who need to develop oral language skills and cross-cultural sensitivity to establish relationship-building communication with their…

    eBook – 2019-12-06
    Routledge

  • The Theoretical Foundations of Criminology: Place, Time and Context book cover

    The Theoretical Foundations of Criminology

    Place, Time and Context, 1st Edition

    By Jayne Mooney

    To confront the challenges criminologists face today and to satisfactorily critique the theories on which criminology is founded, we need to learn from the past. To do this we must give context to both theorist and theory. Written from a critical perspective, this book brings criminological…

    eBook – 2019-12-06
    Routledge

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