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  • Energy Security and Sustainability

    Edited by Amritanshu Shukla, Atul Sharma

    There has been ever increasing interest in understanding the various aspects of available resources and production, in terms of need and supply, conservation and environmental impacts and so on. From the current energy scenario, it is very clear that there are serious challenges related in…

    Hardback – 2016-09-02 
    CRC Press

  • Forest Value Chain Optimization and Sustainability

    Edited by Sophie D'Amours, Mustapha Ouhimmou, Jean-François Audy, Yan Feng

    This book provides a global perspective on the various issues that the industry has to face as well as to provide some key global strategies that can help coping with those global challenges, such as collaboration, strategic value chain planning, and interdependency analyses. It presents literature…

    Hardback – 2016-09-01 
    CRC Press

  • Island Geographies

    Essays and Conversations

    Edited by Elaine Stratford

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    Hardback – 2016-09-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Human Geography

  • Solar Powered Charging Infrastructure for Electric Vehicles

    A Sustainable Development

    Edited by Larry E. Erickson, Jessica Robinson, Gary Brase, Jackson Cutsor

    Solar powered charging infrastructure for EVs is a rapidly evolving field. With the recent increase in the number of EVs on the roads, there is a need for a comprehensive description of the evolving charging infrastructure, particularly SPCS. The author attempts to give his readers information on…

    Hardback – 2016-08-31 
    CRC Press

  • Water Poverty

    The Next “Oil” Crisis

    By Shirley J. Hansen

    A water crisis on our immediate horizon is destined to hurt, even kill, millions of children, and the window of opportunity to do something about it is rapidly closing. There is, however, a glimmer of hope that could turn into rays of sunshine. Water is a commodity, and we have just come through…

    Hardback – 2016-08-30 
    Fairmont Press

  • Soil Phosphorus

    Edited by Rattan Lal, B. A. Stewart

    Because inappropriate use of phosphorus can lead to non-point source pollution and eutrophication of natural waters, effective systems for managing its use are needed to minimize environmental risks. This book focuses on the availability and recycling of phosphorus, regulatory and policy issues of…

    Hardback – 2016-08-17 
    CRC Press
    Advances in Soil Science

  • Ecocriticism and Indigenous Studies

    Conversations from Earth to Cosmos

    Edited by Salma Monani, Joni Adamson

    This book addresses the intersections between the interdisciplinary realms of Ecocriticism and Indigenous and Native American Studies, and between academic theory and pragmatic eco-activism conducted by multiethnic and indigenous communities. It illuminates the multi-layered, polyvocal ways in…

    Hardback – 2016-08-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Literature

  • Law as if Earth Really Mattered

    The Wild Law Judgement Project

    Edited by Nicole Rogers, Michelle Maloney

    This book is a collection of re-written existing judgments and hypothetical judgments, that offer a ‘wild law’ perspective. The term ‘wild law’ names the specific challenges of aligning existing Western legal systems with Thomas Berry’s philosophy of Earth jurisprudence. Based upon ecocentric…

    Hardback – 2016-08-15 
    Routledge
    Law, Justice and Ecology

  • Religion and Ecological Crisis

    The “Lynn White Thesis” at Fifty

    Edited by Todd LeVasseur, Anna Peterson

    In 1967, Lynn White, Jr.’s seminal article The Historical Roots of Our Ecologic Crisis was published, essentially establishing the academic study of religion and nature. White argues that religions—particularly Western Christianity—are a major cause of worldwide ecological crises. He then asserts…

    Hardback – 2016-08-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Religion

  • Asian Sacred Natural Sites

    Philosophy and practice in protected areas and conservation

    Edited by Bas Verschuuren, Naoya Furuta

    Nature conservation planning tends to be driven by models based on Western norms and science, but these may not represent the cultural, philosophical and religious contexts of much of Asia. This book provides a new perspective on the topic of sacred natural sites and cultural heritage by linking…

    Paperback – 2016-08-03 
    Routledge

  • Indonesia and the Politics of Disaster

    Power and Representation in Indonesia’s Mud Volcano

    By Phillip Drake

    Named after Lapindo Brantas, a gas exploration company that was drilling at the eruption site, the Lapindo mudflow initially burst in 2006 and continues to flow today, becoming the most expensive disaster in Indonesia’s history. Using this environmental incident in Indonesia as a case study, this…

    Hardback – 2016-08-03 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

  • Constructed Wetlands and Sustainable Development

    By Gary Austin, Kongjian Yu

    This book explains how with careful planning and design, the functions and performance of constructed wetlands can provide a huge range of benefits to humans and the environment. It documents the current designs and specifications for free water surface wetlands, horizontal and vertical subsurface…

    Paperback – 2016-07-29 
    Routledge

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