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  • Plants in Contemporary Poetry

    Ecocriticism and the Botanical Imagination

    By John Ryan

    Positioned within current ecocritical scholarship, this volume is the first book-length study of the representations of plants in contemporary American, English, and Australian poetry. Through readings of botanically-minded writers including Les Murray, Louise Glück, and Alice Oswald, it addresses…

    Hardback – 2017-02-01 
    Perspectives on the Non-Human in Literature and Culture

  • Managing Boreal Forests in the Context of Climate Change

    Impacts, Adaptation and Climate Change Mitigation

    By Seppo Kellomaki

    In many places in the world, forests dominate landscapes and provide various products. Future climate change could profoundly alter the productivity of forest ecosystems and species composition. Until now, climate impact research has primarily focused on the likely impacts of rise in temperature,…

    Hardback – 2016-12-30 
    CRC Press

  • Participatory Research in More-than-Human Worlds

    Edited by Michelle Bastian, Owain Jones, Niamh Moore, Emma Roe

    Michelle Bastian is a Chancellor’s Fellow in the Edinburgh School of Architecture and Landscape Architecture at the University of Edinburgh, UK. Owain Jones is Professor of Environmental Humanities, School of Humanities and Cultural Industries, University of Bath Spa, UK. Niamh Moore is a…

    Hardback – 2016-12-29 
    Routledge Studies in Human Geography

  • Futures Research and Environmental Sustainability

    Theory and Method

    By James K. Lein

    This book explores the challenges of presenting sustainability as a more actionable or practical concept and identifying approaches that might offer useful assistance in addressing the temporal and spatial representation of sustainability. The underlying premise of this book is that sustainability…

    Hardback – 2016-12-16 
    CRC Press

  • The Everglades Handbook

    Understanding the Ecosystem, Fourth Edition

    By Thomas E. Lodge

     "This fourth edition covers the key subjects of previous editions with major updates of the new science and understanding. If there ever was a necessary book for Everglades advocates, students, authors, members of government and their agencies, The Everglades Handbook: Understanding the…

    Hardback – 2016-12-16 
    CRC Press

  • Climate Health Risks in Megacities

    Sustainable Management and Strategic Planning

    By Cesar Marolla

    This book will provide the methodology for developing and implementing a risk management and operational continuity management systems to climate change effects on urban populations. It supports a unique management approach to drive proactive steps to manage risk more effectively. Presents evidence…

    Hardback – 2016-12-15 
    CRC Press

  • Urban Land Use

    Community-Based Planning

    Edited by Kimberly Etingoff

    This compendium volume, Urban Land Use: Community-Based Planning, covers a range of land use planning and community engagement issues. Part I explores the connections between land use decisions and consequences for urban residents, particularly in the areas of health and health equity. The chapters…

    Hardback – 2016-12-15 
    Apple Academic Press

  • The Science of Ethanol

    By Walter E. Goldstein

    This book covers all facets involving the production and use of ethanol. Topics include the optimization of raw materials, energy, capital, process model-based computer control, and human resources to produce ethanol. It compares and contrasts processes to prepare ethanol using biotechnology…

    Hardback – 2016-12-12 
    CRC Press

  • The Role of Science for Conservation

    Edited by Matthias Wolff, Mark Gardener

    The book integrates the knowledge and reflections of thirty scientists, of which many have dedicated a substantial part of their professional life to the Galapagos archipelago, to the conservation of its biodiversity and to the sustainable management of its resources. The book can be…

    Paperback – 2016-12-12 
    Routledge Explorations in Environmental Economics

  • A Mosaic of Indigenous Legal Thought

    Legendary Tales and Other Writings

    By C.F. Black

    This book offers an Indigenous supplement to the rich and growing area of visual legal scholarship. Organized around three narratives, each with an associated politico-poetic reading, the book addresses three major global issues: climate change, the trade in human body parts and bio-policing.…

    Hardback – 2016-12-09 
    Discourses of Law

  • Ecological Restoration in International Environmental Law

    By Anastasia Telesetsky, An Cliquet, Afshin Akhtar-Khavari

    Human activities are depleting ecosystems at an unprecedented rate. In spite of nature conservation efforts worldwide, many ecosystems including those critical for human well-being have been damaged or destroyed. States and citizens need a new vision of how humans can reconnect with the natural…

    Hardback – 2016-12-06 
    Routledge Research in International Environmental Law

  • Remote Sensing for Sustainability

    Edited by Qihao Weng

    Driven by the societal needs and improvement in sensor technology and image processing techniques, remote sensing has become an essential tool for understanding the Earth and managing human-Earth interactions. This book aims to explore the current state of remote sensing knowledge needed for…

    Hardback – 2016-11-30 
    CRC Press
    Remote Sensing Applications Series

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