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  • Responsible and Smart Land Management Interventions

    An African Context, 1st Edition

    Edited by Walter Timo de Vries, John Tiah Bugri, Fatima Mandhu

    This book showcases new empirical findings on the conceptualization, design, and evaluation of land management interventions. It addresses two crucial aspects: how and under which conditions such interventions are responsible, and how such interventions can be supported by smart technologies. This…

    Hardback – 2020-07-01 
    CRC Press

  • Drone Futures

    UAS in Landscape and Urban Design, 1st Edition

    By Paul Cureton

    Drone Futures explores new paradigms in Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) in landscape and urban design. UAS or drones can be deployed with direct application to the built environment; this book explores the myriad of contemporary and future possibilities of the design medium its aesthetic, mapping…

    Paperback – 2020-06-26 
    Routledge

  • The City Reader

    7th Edition

    Edited by Richard T. LeGates, Frederic Stout

    The 7th edition of the highly successful The City Reader juxtaposes the very best classic and contemporary writings on the city. Sixty-three selections are included: forty-five from the 6th edition and eighteen new selections, including three newly written exclusively for The City Reader. The…

    Paperback – 2020-06-16 
    Routledge
    Routledge Urban Reader Series

  • Urban Watersheds

    Geology, Contamination, Environmental Regulations, and Sustainability, Second Edition, 2nd Edition

    By Daniel T. Rogers

    Understanding that the natural world beneath our feet is the point at which civilization meets the natural world is critical to the success of restoration and prevention efforts to reduce contaminant impacts and improve the global environment because of one simple fact – contaminants do not respect…

    Hardback – 2020-06-05 
    CRC Press

  • Urbanisation at Risk in the Pacific and Asia

    Disasters, Climate Change and Resilience in the Built Environment, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Sanderson, Laura Bruce

    This book presents practical approaches for tackling the threats from climate change and disasters to urban growth in Pacific island countries and Asian nations. With chapters written by leading scholars and practitioners, Urbanisation at Risk presents research and case studies from island…

    Paperback – 2020-05-29 
    Routledge

  • Unmanned Aerial Remote Sensing

    UAS for Environmental Applications, 1st Edition

    Edited by David R. Green

    Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) are a rapidly evolving technology with an expanding array of diverse applications. In response to the continuing evolution of this technology, this book discusses unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) and similar systems, platforms and sensors, as well as exploring some of…

    Hardback – 2020-04-30 
    CRC Press

  • Cultural Competency for Emergency and Crisis Management

    Concepts, Theories and Case Studies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Claire Connolly Knox, Brittany "Brie" Haupt

    Disasters are complex and dynamic events that test emergency and crisis professionals and leaders – even the most ethical ones. Within all phases of emergency management, disasters highlight social vulnerabilities that require culturally competent practices. The lack of culturally respectable…

    Paperback – 2020-04-15 
    Routledge

  • North America's Natural Wonders

    Canadian Rockies, California, The Southwest, Great Basin, Tetons-Yellowstone Country, 1st Edition

    By Gary Prost

    Written by a career geologist with decades of experience in the field, North America’s Natural Wonders provides everything the reader needs to understand the landscape. It guides readers through the most iconic, geologically significant scenery in North America, points out features of interest,…

    Paperback – 2020-03-09 
    CRC Press
    Geologic Tours of the World

  • North America's Natural Wonders

    1st Edition

    By Gary Prost

    Although millions of Americans and international travelers take road trips through North America every year, most have no understanding of how the landscape came to be. North America’s Natural Wonders provides everything these travelers need to understand the landscape. Written by a career…

    Paperback – 2020-03-09 
    CRC Press
    Geologic Tours of the World

  • North America's Natural Wonders

    Appalachians, Colorado Rockies, Austin-Big Bend Country, Sierra Madre, 1st Edition

    By Gary Prost

    Written by a career geologist with decades of experience in the field, North America’s Natural Wonders guides readers through the most iconic, geologically significant scenery in North America, points out features of interest, explains what they are seeing, and describes how these features came to…

    Paperback – 2020-03-09 
    CRC Press
    Geologic Tours of the World

  • Net-Positive Design and Sustainable Urban Development

    1st Edition

    By Janis Birkeland

    ‘Sustainable’ urban planning, policy and design professes to solve sustainability problems, but often depletes and degrades ever more resources and ecosystems and concentrates wealth and concretize social disparities. Positive Development theory holds that development could create more net…

    Paperback – 2020-02-28 
    Routledge

  • Cities of Opportunities

    Connecting Culture and Innovation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jason Pomeroy

    Culture refers to not only the arts but also other manifestations of human intellectual achievement regarded collectively. It similarly refers to the customs, institutions, and achievements of a social group, a people, or a nation. Innovation refers to the action or process of change, alteration,…

    Paperback – 2020-01-21
    Routledge

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