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  • Governing Renewable Natural Resources

    Theories and Frameworks, 1st Edition

    Edited by Fiona Nunan

    In one volume, this book brings together a diversity of approaches, theory and frameworks that can be used to analyse the governance of renewable natural resources. Renewable natural resources are under pressure, with over-exploitation and degradation raising concern globally. Understanding…

    Paperback – 2019-12-16 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Natural Resource Management

  • Liberty and the Ecological Crisis

    Freedom on a Finite Planet, 1st Edition

    Edited by Christopher J. Orr, Kaitlin Kish, Bruce Jennings

    This book examines the concept of liberty in relation to civilization’s ability to live within ecological limits. Freedom, in all its renditions – choice, thought, action – has become inextricably linked to our understanding of what it means to be modern citizens. And yet, it is our relatively…

    Paperback – 2019-12-18 
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

  • 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…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    CRC Press

  • The Nature of Modernism

    Ecocritical Approaches to the Poetry of Edward Thomas, T. S. Eliot, Edith Sitwell and Charlotte Mew, 1st Edition

    By Elizabeth Black

    This books presents the first extended study of the relationship between British modernist poetry and the environment. Challenging reductive associations of modernism as predominantly anthropocentric in character and urban in focus, the book’s central argument is that within British modernist…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Land-Use Planning for Sustainable Development

    2nd Edition

    By M.A. Silberstein, Chris Maser

    Thirteen years ago, the first edition of Land-Use Planning for Sustainable Development examined the question: is the environmental doomsday scenario inevitable? It then presented the underlying concepts of sustainable land-use planning and an array of alternatives for modifying conventional…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    CRC Press

  • Islamic Environmentalism

    Activism in the United States and Great Britain, 1st Edition

    By Rosemary Hancock

    Islamic Environmentalism examines Muslim involvement in environmentalism in the United States and Great Britain. The book focuses upon Muslim activists and Islamic organizations that approach environmentalism as a religious duty: offering environmental readings of Islamic scriptures, and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Ecocinema in the City

    1st Edition

    By Robin L. Murray, Joseph K. Heumann

    In Ecocinema in the City, Murray and Heumann argue that urban ecocinema both reveals and critiques visions of urban environmentalism. The book emphasizes the increasingly transformative power of nature in urban settings, explored in both documentaries and fictional films such as Children…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Landscape, Seascape, and the Eco-Spatial Imagination

    1st Edition

    Edited by Simon Estok, Jonathan White, I-Chun Wang

    Written from within the best traditions of ecocritical thought, this book provides a wide-ranging account of the spatial imagination of landscape and seascape in literary and cultural contexts from many regions of the world. It brings together essays by authors writing from within diverse cultural…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Introduction to Energy and Climate

    Developing a Sustainable Environment, 1st Edition

    By Julie Kerr

    The purpose of this textbook is to provide a well-rounded working knowledge of both climate change and environmental sustainability for a wide range of students. Students will learn core concepts and methods to analyze energy and environmental impacts; will understand what is changing the earth’s…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    CRC Press

  • Drought in Brazil

    Proactive Management and Policy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Erwin De Nys, Nathan Engle, Antônio Rocha Magalhães

    Drought is a slow-onset natural hazard that is often referred to as a creeping phenomenon. The challenge of monitoring drought’s onset and evolution, and identifying its termination or end is one that scientists, natural resource managers, and decision makers have been struggling with for decades.…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    CRC Press

  • Climate Health Risks in Megacities

    Sustainable Management and Strategic Planning, 1st Edition

    By Cesar Marolla

    Climate Health Risks in Megacities: Sustainable Management and Strategic Planning courageously confronts the immense challenges of alleviating climate change and takes the initiative to layout an agenda that calls for action in the rapidly changing landscape of our global climate. This guide…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    CRC Press

  • Futures Research and Environmental Sustainability

    Theory and Method, 1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    CRC Press

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