Physical Geography Products

  • Water Security

    Principles, Perspectives and Practices, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bruce Lankford, Karen Bakker, Mark Zeitoun, Declan Conway

    The purpose of this book is to present an overview of the latest research, policy, practitioner, academic and international thinking on water security—an issue that, like water governance a few years ago, has developed much policy awareness and momentum with a wide range of stakeholders. As a…

    Paperback – 2013-10-14
    Routledge
    Earthscan Water Text

  • Sustainability

    If It's Everything, Is It Nothing?, 1st Edition

    By Heather M. Farley, Zachary A. Smith

    Humans are not living within our ecological means. We are using the earth’s resources at a pace that cannot be maintained. We have already seen evidence of the fallout associated with ecological overconsumption and continued abuse of environmental systems will create increasing challenges both…

    Paperback – 2013-08-09
    Routledge
    Critical Issues in Global Politics

  • Science, Philosophy and Physical Geography

    2nd Edition

    By Robert Inkpen, Graham Wilson

    This accessible and engaging text explores the relationship between philosophy, science and physical geography. It addresses an imbalance that exists in opinion, teaching and to a lesser extent research, between a philosophically enriched human geography and a perceived philosophically empty…

    Paperback – 2013-06-11
    Routledge

  • Engineering Response to Climate Change

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Robert G. Watts

    A clear, concise discussion of today’s hottest topics in climate change, including adapting to climate change and geo-engineering to mitigate the effects of change, Engineering Response to Climate Change, Second Edition takes on the tough questions of what to do and offers real solutions to the…

    Hardback – 2013-03-22
    CRC Press

  • Urban Ecosystems

    Understanding the Human Environment, 1st Edition

    By Robert A. Francis, Michael A. Chadwick

    With over half of the global human population living in urban regions, urban ecosystems may now represent the contemporary and future human environment. Consisting of green space and the built environment, they harbour a wide range of species, yet are not well understood.  This book aims…

    Paperback – 2013-03-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Urban Ecology

  • Actinobacteria

    Application in Bioremediation and Production of Industrial Enzymes, 1st Edition

    Edited by Maria Julia Amoroso, Claudia Susana Benimeli, Sergio Antonio Cuozzo

    This book describes isolated actinobacteria from different environments, and how these can be used to bioremediate heavy metals and pesticides in contaminated sites. It also describes how free-living actinobacteria acquire the capability to produce nodules in plants and how this factor could be…

    Hardback – 2013-03-12
    CRC Press

  • Framework for Dynamic Modelling of Urban Floods at Different Topographical Resolutions

    UNESCO-IHE PhD Thesis, 1st Edition

    By Solomon D. Seyoum

    Urban flood risks and their impacts are expected to increase as urban development in flood prone areas continues and rain intensity increases as a result of climate change while aging drainage infrastructures limit the drainage capacity in existing urban areas. Flood mitigation strategies are…

    Paperback – 2013-03-08
    CRC Press
    IHE Delft PhD Thesis Series

  • Principles of Sustainable Aquaculture

    Promoting Social, Economic and Environmental Resilience, 1st Edition

    By Stuart W. Bunting

    Aquaculture is the farming of aquatic organisms, principally fish, molluscs, crustaceans and marine algae. It has seen phenomenal worldwide growth in the past fifty years and many people view it as the best solution for the provision of high quality protein to feed the world's growing population,…

    Paperback – 2012-12-11
    Routledge
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

  • Research Methods: The Key Concepts

    1st Edition

    By Michael Hammond, Jerry Wellington

    This invaluable resource provides a comprehensive overview of the many methods and methodologies of social research. Each entry provides a critical definition and examines the value and difficulties of a particular method or methodology of concept across different fields of social research.…

    Paperback – 2012-08-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Key Guides

  • Practical Engineering Geology

    1st Edition

    By Steve Hencher

    Steve Hencher presents a broad and fresh view on the importance of engineering geology to civil engineering projects. Practical Engineering Geology provides an introduction to the way that projects are managed, designed and constructed and the ways that the engineering geologist can contribute to…

    Paperback – 2012-01-13
    CRC Press
    Applied Geotechnics

  • The Environmental Impact Statement After Two Generations

    Managing Environmental Power, 1st Edition

    By Michael R. Greenberg

    This book is about a subject that Michael Greenberg has worked on and lived with for almost forty years. He was brought up in the south Bronx at a time when his neighborhood suffered from terrible air and noise pollution, and domestic waste went untreated into the Hudson River. For him,…

    Paperback – 2011-11-28
    Routledge
    Natural and Built Environment Series

  • Introduction to Coastal Processes and Geomorphology

    2nd Edition

    By Gerd Masselink, Michael Hughes, Jasper Knight

    The world's coastlines represent a myriad of dynamic and constantly changing environments. Heavily settled and intensely used areas, they are of enormous importance to humans and understanding how they are shaped and change is crucial to our future.Introduction to Coastal Processes and…

    Paperback – 2011-09-30
    Routledge

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