Environmental Sciences Products

  • Natural Resource Conflicts and Sustainable Development

    1st Edition

    Edited by E. Gunilla Almered Olsson, Pernille Gooch

    Providing both a theoretical background and practical examples of natural resource conflict, this volume explores the pressures on natural resources leading to scarcity and conflict.  It is shown that the causes and driving forces behind natural resource conflicts are diverse, complex and…

    Paperback – 2019-04-17
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Natural Resource Management

  • Ecology and Environment

    1st Edition

    By R N Bhargava, V Rajaram, Keith Olson, Lynn Tiede

    The alarming rise in greenhouse gas and pollution level which has resulted in serious environmental and ecological harm is the biggest concern today. It has not only made the lives of mankind miserable but also threatens their very existence. Ecology and Environment has delved in depth on the…

    Hardback – 2019-04-16
    CRC Press

  • Drip Irrigation for Agriculture

    Untold Stories of Efficiency, Innovation and Development, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jean-Philippe Venot, Marcel Kuper, Margreet Zwarteveen

    Initially associated with hi-tech irrigated agriculture, drip irrigation is now being used by a much wider range of farmers in emerging and developing countries. This book documents the enthusiasm, spread and use of drip irrigation systems by smallholders but also some disappointments and…

    Paperback – 2019-04-16
    Routledge

  • Study Skills for Geography, Earth and Environmental Science Students

    4th Edition

    By Pauline E. Kneale

    This guide will help you to survive and thrive during your degree and on into the workplace. Everything you do at university can be useful in your career. Packed with practical hints, study tips, short cuts, real-life examples and careers advice, the new expanded fourth edition of this book is an…

    Paperback – 2019-04-04
    Routledge

  • Plankton

    Guide to Their Ecology and Monitoring for Water Quality, Second Edition, 1st Edition

    By Iain Suthers, David Rissik, Anthony Richardson

    Key features: Contains a new chapter on Plankton in the Classroom Greatly expanded coverage of coastal and marine phytoplankton Explains the role of plankton in aquatic ecosystems and its usefulness as a water quality indicator Updates and details best practice in methodology for plankton sampling…

    Hardback – 2019-03-19
    CRC Press

  • Carbon Footprints as Cultural-Ecological Metaphors

    1st Edition

    By Anita Girvan

    Through an examination of carbon footprint metaphors, this books demonstrates the ways in which climate change and other ecological issues are culturally and materially constituted through metaphor. The carbon footprint metaphor has achieved a ubiquitous presence in Anglo-North American public…

    Paperback – 2019-03-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Environmental Humanities

  • Water Ethics

    A Values Approach to Solving the Water Crisis, 2nd Edition

    By David Groenfeldt

    Fully revised and updated, this second edition of Water Ethics continues to consolidate water ethics as a key dimension of water-related decisions. The book introduces the idea that ethics are an intrinsic dimension of any water policy, program, or practice, and that understanding what ethics are…

    Paperback – 2019-03-01
    Routledge
    Earthscan Water Text

  • Revival: Biological Effects of Low Level Exposures to Chemical and Radiation (1992)

    1st Edition

    Edited by Edward J. Calabrese

    This book features papers presented at a workshop discussing current knowledge about the biological effects of low level exposures (BELLE). The book is designed to help establish a scientific base for future BELLE initiatives and is focused on the issue of the toxicological implications of…

    Paperback – 2019-02-20
    CRC Press
    CRC Press Revivals

  • Carbon Capture, Storage and Utilization

    A Possible Climate Change Solution for Energy Industry, 1st Edition

    Edited by Malti Goel, M. Sudhakar, R.V. Shahi

    Carbon capture and storage (CCS) is among the advanced energy technologies suggested to make the conventional fossil fuel sources environmentally sustainable. It is of particular importance to coal-based economies. This book deals at length with the various aspects of carbon dioxide…

    Hardback – 2019-02-19
    CRC Press

  • Responsible Manufacturing

    Issues Pertaining to Sustainability, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ammar Y. Alqahtani, Elif Kongar, Kishore K. Pochampally, Surendra M. Gupta

    Responsible Manufacturing has become an obligation to the environment and to society itself, enforced primarily by customer perspective and governmental regulations on environmental issues. This is mainly driven by the escalating deterioration of the environment, such as diminishing raw material…

    Hardback – 2019-02-18
    CRC Press

  • Governing Technology in the Quest for Sustainability on Earth

    1st Edition

    By Dain Bolwell

    Governing Technology in the Quest for Sustainability on Earth explores how human technologies can be managed to ensure the long-term sustainability of our species and of other life forms with which we share this world. It analyses human impact, the discourses of environmentalism and issues of…

    Hardback – 2019-02-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sustainability

  • Emerging Energy Alternatives for Sustainable Environment

    1st Edition

    Edited by D. P. Singh, Richa Kothari, V. V. Tyagi

    Sustainability of environment is an emerging global issue at present. Unsustainable or deteriorating environment is a matter of concern as it has threatened the survival of living creatures. Recently, climate change has been a matter of great concern at a global platform owing to imbalances in…

    Hardback – 2019-02-12
    CRC Press

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