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  • Arctic and Alpine Environments

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jack D. Ives, Roger G. Barry

    Originally published in 1974, Arctic and Alpine Environments examines, the relatively simple ecosystems of arctic and alpine lands that still occupy extensive areas little disturbed by modern technology. The book argues that there is a necessity for carefully controlled development of the resources…

    Hardback – 2019-11-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Ecology

  • Historical Plant Geography

    An Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Philip Stott

    Originally published in 1981 Historical Plant Geography is an introductory treatment of historical plant geography and stresses the basic theoretical frame of the subject. The book is about neither the study of vegetation nor the concept of the ecosystem, instead focusing on the much older…

    Hardback – 2019-11-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Ecology

  • Tropical Resources

    Ecology and Development, 1st Edition

    Edited by José I. Furtado, William B. Morgan, James R. Pfafflin, Kenneth Ruddle

    Originally published in 1990 Tropical Resources presents in-depth coverage of the extremely diverse tropical environments, the resources to be found within the region and their production, and ecological management. The book discusses economic geography and ways of utilizing available resources,…

    Hardback – 2019-11-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Ecology

  • Deforestation

    Social Dynamics in Watersheds and Mountain Ecosystems, 1st Edition

    Edited by J. Ives, D.C. Pitt

    Originally published in 1988 Deforestation examines deforestation as a major environmental and development problem. It examines the issues of forests being cut in tropical and mountain areas, and how acid rain, pollution and disease wreak havoc in temperate zones. Some of the worst effects of…

    Hardback – 2019-11-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Ecology

  • Themes in Biogeography

    1st Edition

    Edited by J. A. Taylor

    Originally published in 1984, Themes in Biogeography presents a broad examination of biogeographical themes, extending across the field of plant and animal ecology and geography. The book provides a detailed and unique investigation into life and its environment and delves into not just geography,…

    Hardback – 2019-11-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Ecology

  • The Arctic

    Environment, People, Policy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jack D. Ives, Roger G. Barry

    Originally published in 2000, The Arctic provides a comprehensive overview of the regions rapidly changing physical and human dimensions and demonstrates the importance of communication between natural scientists, social scientists, and local stakeholders in response to the tremendous challenges…

    Hardback – 2019-11-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Ecology

  • Time Resources, Society and Ecology

    On the Capacity for Human Interaction in Space and Time, 1st Edition

    By Tommy Carlstein

    Originally published in 1982, Time Resources, Society and Ecology examines and seeks to examine the time dimension in terms of the ecology, technology, social organization and spatial structure of the human habitat. Approaches to time resources – sociological time-budget studies, anthropological…

    Hardback – 2019-11-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Ecology

  • Interpretations of Calamity

    From the Viewpoint of Human Ecology, 1st Edition

    Edited by K. Hewitt

    Originally published in 1983, Interpretations of Calamity provides a provocative critique of the ‘dominant view’ of research into natural hazards. Throughout the world, there are now many people professionally engaged in the mitigation and control of risks & hazards, and the impact of…

    Hardback – 2019-11-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Ecology

  • Terrestrial Environments

    1st Edition

    By J.L. Cloudsley-Thompson

    Originally published in 1975 Terrestrial Environments covers the zoogeography and ecology of the main terrestrial environments of the world, including fresh water habitats with emphasis on their fauna. The book also explores climate and vegetation in so far as they affect animal life. Finally, the…

    Hardback – 2019-11-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Ecology

  • The Biogeography of the British Isles

    An Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Peter Vincent

    Originally published in 1990, The Biogeography of the British Isles is devoted to the biogeography of the British Isles and surrounding shelf seas. Bringing together a wealth of diverse information, it is thoroughly referenced and well illustrated, and will be invaluable to students of geography,…

    Hardback – 2019-11-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Ecology

  • The Commercial Use of Biodiversity

    Access to Genetic Resources and Benefit-Sharing, 1st Edition

    By Kerry Ten Kate, Sarah A Laird

    Originally published in 1999 The Commercial Use of Biodiversity examines how biodiversity and the genetic material it contains are now as valuable resources. Access to genetic resources and their commercial development involve a wide range of parties such as conservation and research institutes,…

    Hardback – 2019-11-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Ecology

  • Routledge Library Editions: Ecology

    1st Edition

    By Various

    The volumes in this set, originally published between 1974 and 2002, draw together research by leading academics in the area of ecology and provide a rigorous examination of related key issues. The collection examines ecology from a broad range of disciplines, from examining the economic impact of…

    Hardback – 2019-11-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Ecology

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