Environment & Sustainability: Ecology - Environment Studies

  • Resource Recovery to Approach Zero Municipal Waste book cover

    Resource Recovery to Approach Zero Municipal Waste

    Edited by Mohammad J. Taherzadeh, Tobias Richards

    Current development results in a linear flow from raw material to waste, which cannot be sustainable in the long term. Plus, a global population of 7 billion people means that there are 7 billion waste producers in the world. At present, dumping and landfilling are the primary practices for getting…

    Paperback – 2017-12-01 
    CRC Press
    Green Chemistry and Chemical Engineering

  • Green Engineering: Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Design book cover

    Green Engineering

    Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Design

    By Riadh Habash

    This is a primary text project that combines sustainability development with engineering entrepreneurship and design to present a multi-disciplinary approach to modern engineering education. It is distinguished by extensive descriptions of concepts on sustainability, its principles and its…

    Paperback – 2017-11-27 
    CRC Press

  • Water Crises and Governance: Reinventing Collaborative Institutions in an Era of Uncertainty book cover

    Water Crises and Governance

    Reinventing Collaborative Institutions in an Era of Uncertainty

    Edited by Peter Leigh Taylor, David A. Sonnenfeld

    Water Crises and Governance critically examines the relationship between water crises and governance in the face of challenges to provide water for growing human demand and environmental needs. Water crises threaten the assumptions and accepted management practices of water users, managers and…

    Hardback – 2017-11-27 
    Routledge

  • The Nature of Modernism: Ecocritical Approaches to the Poetry of Edward Thomas, T. S. Eliot, Edith Sitwell and Charlotte Mew book cover

    The Nature of Modernism

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

    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…

    Hardback – 2017-11-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Literature

  • Manufactured Gas Plant Remediation: A Case Study book cover

    Manufactured Gas Plant Remediation

    A Case Study

    By Allen W. Hatheway, Thomas B. Speight

    The assessment, remediation, and redevelopment of manufactured gas plant (MGP) sites pose a significant technical and financial challenge to successor property owners, including municipalities and other public entities undertaking brownfields revitalization, and to their consulting environmental…

    Hardback – 2017-11-20 
    CRC Press

  • Ecocinema in the City book cover

    Ecocinema in the City

    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…

    Hardback – 2017-11-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Film Studies

  • Citizen Science for Coastal and Marine Conservation book cover

    Citizen Science for Coastal and Marine Conservation

    Edited by John A. Cigliano, Heidi L. Ballard

    In recent years, citizen science has emerged as a powerful new concept to enable the general public, students, and volunteers to become involved in scientific research. A prime example is in biodiversity conservation, where data collection and monitoring can be greatly enhanced through citizen…

    Paperback – 2017-11-15 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Oceans

  • A Handbook of Global Freshwater Invasive Species book cover

    A Handbook of Global Freshwater Invasive Species

    Edited by Robert A. Francis

    Invasive non-native species are a major threat to global biodiversity. Often introduced accidentally through international travel or trade, they invade and colonize new habitats, often with devastating consequences for the local flora and fauna. Their environmental impacts can range from damage to…

    Paperback – 2017-11-11 
    Routledge

  • Guardians of the Brazilian Amazon Rainforest: Environmental Organizations and Development book cover

    Guardians of the Brazilian Amazon Rainforest: Environmental Organizations and Development

    By Luiz C. Barbosa

    The Amazon region is the focus of intense conflict between conservationists concerned with deforestation and advocates of agro-industrial development. This book focuses on the contributions of environmental organizations to the preservation of Brazilian Amazonia. It reveals how…

    Paperback – 2017-11-11 
    Routledge

  • Global Change in Marine Systems: Societal and Governing Responses book cover

    Global Change in Marine Systems

    Societal and Governing Responses

    Edited by Patrice Guillotreau, Alida Bundy, Ian Perry

    Marine social and ecological systems around the world face multiple natural and anthropogenic stressors associated with global change. The resulting changes can create hardship for local societies that depend on them for food, livelihoods and wellbeing. Knowing how to respond to global change in a…

    Hardback – 2017-11-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Environment, Culture, and Society

  • Food Sovereignty, Agroecology and Biocultural Diversity: Constructing and contesting knowledge book cover

    Food Sovereignty, Agroecology and Biocultural Diversity

    Constructing and contesting knowledge

    Edited by Michel Pimbert

    Contestations over knowledge – and who controls its production – are a key focus of social movements and other actors that promote food sovereignty, agroecology and biocultural diversity. This book critically examines the kinds of knowledge and ways of knowing needed for food sovereignty,…

    Paperback – 2017-11-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Food, Society and the Environment

  • Postcolonial Literature and Challenges for the New Millennium book cover

    Postcolonial Literature and Challenges for the New Millennium

    Edited by Lucienne Loh, Malcolm Sen

    This volume brings together an international range of postcolonial scholars to explore four distinct themes which are inherently interconnected within the globalised landscape of the early 21st century: China, Islamic fundamentalism, civil war and environmentalism. Through close-reading a range of…

    Paperback – 2017-11-08 
    Routledge

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