Environment and Sustainability Products

  • Minerals in Africa

    Opportunities for the Continent’s Industrialisation, 1st Edition

    By Francis Gudyanga

    Africa’s dire need to industrialize is universally acknowledged and it is evident that the continent’s vast mineral resources can catalyze that industrialization. This requires the promotion of local beneficiation and value addition of minerals to yield materials on which modern Africa’s industry…

    Hardback – 2020-02-14 
    CRC Press

  • Forest Management

    Concepts and Applications, 1st Edition

    By Ratikanta Maiti, Humberto González Rodríguez, S. M. Jalil, Ch. Aruna Kumari

    This new book, Forest Management: Concepts and Applications, brings together information on research advances in forest management from a global and multifaceted perspective. It focuses on how forestry has changed over the years to address the current adverse impact of deforestation, global warming…

    Hardback – 2020-02-10 
    Apple Academic Press

  • Engine Emission Control Technologies

    Design Modifications and Pollution Mitigation Techniques, 1st Edition

    By G. Amba Prasad Rao, T. Karthikeya Sharma

    This new volume, Engine Emission Control Technologies, covers many important issues related to environmental emissions from SI and CI engines, their formation, and various pollution mitigation techniques. The book addresses aspects of improvements in engine modification, such as design…

    Hardback – 2020-02-02 
    Apple Academic Press

  • Internationalism or Extinction

    1st Edition

    By Noam Chomsky

    Edited by Charles Derber, Suren Moodliar, Paul Shannon

    In his new book Noam Chomsky writes cogently about the threats to planetary survival that are of growing alarm today. The prospect of human extinction emerged after World War II, the dawn of a new era scientists now term the Anthropocene, a time of possible human extinction. Chomsky uniquely traces…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge

  • The Circular Economy in Europe

    Critical Perspectives on Policies and Imaginaries, 1st Edition

    By Zora Kovacic, Roger Strand, Thomas Völker

    The Circular Economy in Europe presents an overview and a critical discussion on how circularity is conceived, imagined and enacted in current EU policy-making. In 2013, the idea of a circular economy entered the stage of European policy-making in the efforts to reconcile environmental and…

    Hardback – 2020-01-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Sustainability and Governance

  • The Dance of Death in Late Medieval and Renaissance Europe

    Environmental Stress, Mortality and Social Response, 1st Edition

    Edited by Andrea Kiss, Kathleen Pribyl

    This volume investigates environmental and political crisis that occurred in Europe during the late Middle Ages and the early Modern Period, and considers their effects on people’s lives. At this time, the fragile human existence was imagined as a ‘Dance of Death’, where anyone regardless of social…

    Hardback – 2020-01-16 
    Routledge
    Routledge Environmental Humanities

  • The Routledge Companion to Environmental Ethics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Benjamin Hale, Andrew Light

    The Routledge Companion to Environmental Ethics is comprised of sixty original essays, which focus on how ethical questions intersect with real and pressing policy issues. Rather than overviewing abstract conceptual categories, the authors focus on specific controversies involving the environment.…

    Hardback – 2020-01-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Philosophy Companions

  • Fractional Calculus in Soil Hydrology and Mechanics

    Fundamentals and Applications, 1st Edition

    By Ninghu Su

    This book presents the most relevant concepts and findings in fractional calculus (FC), fractional differential equations (FDEs) and fractional partial differentia equations (FPDEs) and their applications in soil physics, groundwater hydrology, soil mechanics, irrigation and drainage engineering,…

    Hardback – 2020-01-15 
    CRC Press

  • Hazardous Waste Site Investigation and Remediation

    1st Edition

    By Cristiane Surbeck, Michael Shiang, Jeff Kuo

    This book serves as a primary textbook for hazardous waste site investigation and remediation. It provides upper-level undergraduate and graduate students with practical, project-oriented knowledge of how to investigate and clean up a site contaminated with hazardous waste. It introduces concepts…

    Hardback – 2020-01-15 
    CRC Press

  • Agribusiness as the Future of Agriculture

    The Sugarcane Industry under Climate Change in the Southeast Mediterranean, 1st Edition

    By Youssef M. Hamada

    This book, Agribusiness as the Future of Agriculture: The Sugarcane Industry under Climate Change in the Southeast Mediterranean, reviews the challenges of agribusiness in the Southeast Mediterranean Sea. As climate change creates new risks to human populations and food security, a better analysis…

    Hardback – 2020-01-15 
    Apple Academic Press

  • Eco-activism and Social Work

    New Directions in Leadership and Group Work, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dyann Ross, Martin Brueckner, Marilyn Palmer, Wallea Eaglehawk

    Social work is called upon to shift from a human-centric bias to an ecological ethical sensibility by embracing love as integral to their justice mission and by extending the idea of social justice to include environmental and species justice. This book presents the love ethic model as a way to do…

    Hardback – 2020-01-10 
    Ashgate
    Indigenous and Environmental Social Work

  • Bamboo

    Climate Change Adaptation and MitigationClimate Change Adaptation and Mitigation, 1st Edition

    By Arun Jyoti Nath, Gudeta W. Sileshi, Ashesh Kumar Das

    This new book, Bamboo: Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation, presents an abundance of important information and case studies that deal with bamboo farming and its effects from and on climate change adaptation and mitigation. There is a lack of research on the role of bamboo in climate change…

    Hardback – 2020-01-02 
    Apple Academic Press

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