Environment & Sustainability: Ecology - Environment Studies

  • Corporate Sustainability in the 21st Century: Increasing the Resilience of Social and Ecological Systems book cover

    Corporate Sustainability in the 21st Century

    Increasing the Resilience of Social and Ecological Systems

    By Rafael Sardá Borroy, Stefano Pogutz, Kilaparti Ramakrishna

    Corporate sustainability needs a rethink. We have entered the human-influenced Anthropocene age, and we are witnessing accelerating changes in earth system processes. Businesses’ current initiatives, such as product innovation and pollution reduction, are not enough to combat the intensifying…

    Paperback – 2018-06-01 
    Routledge

  • Green Consumerism: Perspectives, Sustainability, and Behavior book cover

    Green Consumerism: Perspectives, Sustainability, and Behavior

    Edited by Ruchika Singh Malyan, Punita Duhan

    This new volume, Green Consumerism: The Behavior of New Age Consumer, provides a holistic understanding the importance of promoting green products and discusses consumers’ buying intentions and decisions. The chapters consider consumer behavior theory in the context of green or ecologically…

    Hardback – 2018-05-31 
    Apple Academic Press

  • Local Capillary Trapping in Geological Storage of Carbon Dioxide (CO2) book cover

    Local Capillary Trapping in Geological Storage of Carbon Dioxide (CO2)

    By Ehsan Saadatpoor

    After the injection of CO2 into a subsurface formation, storage mechanisms help immobilize the CO2. Injection strategies that promote the movement of CO2 during the post-injection period can increase immobilization by mechanisms of dissolution and residual phase trapping. This book argues that the…

    Hardback – 2018-04-30 
    CRC Press

  • Geospatial Applications for Natural Resources Management book cover

    Geospatial Applications for Natural Resources Management

    Edited by Chander Kumar Singh

    This book will present new research regarding the interdisciplinary applications of spatial information sciences for identification, assessment, monitoring, and modeling issues related to natural resources and environmental management. It will focus on the creation, collection, storage, processing,…

    Hardback – 2018-04-26 
    CRC Press

  • De-centring Land Grabbing: Southeast Asia Perspectives on Agrarian-Environmental Transformations book cover

    De-centring Land Grabbing

    Southeast Asia Perspectives on Agrarian-Environmental Transformations

    Edited by Peter Vandergeest, Laura Schoenberger

    Southeast Asia has been portrayed as a key site in the global land grab. Featuring leading scholars in the field, this collection critically examines the nature and extent of land grabbing in Southeast Asia, and seeks to locate this phenomena in broader agrarian and environmental transitions (AET).…

    Hardback – 2018-04-23 
    Routledge
    Critical Agrarian Studies

  • Performance and Ecology: What Can Theatre Do? book cover

    Performance and Ecology: What Can Theatre Do?

    Edited by Carl Lavery

    In comparison with Literary Studies and Media and Film Studies, the disciplines of Theatre and Performance, with their strong anthropocentric heritage, have been relatively slow in responding to such things as climate change or species extinction etc. However, in the wake of recent work on animals,…

    Hardback – 2018-04-18 
    Focal Press

  • Soil and Climate book cover

    Soil and Climate

    Edited by Rattan Lal, B. A. Stewart

    Climate is a soil-forming factor, and soil can impact the climate through a reduction in the emissions of greenhouse gases. There is growing interest in soil management practices capable to mitigating climate change and enhancing environmental quality. This book addresses global issues through soil…

    Hardback – 2018-04-15 
    CRC Press
    Advances in Soil Science

  • Sustainable Development: Environment, Energy and Water Resources book cover

    Sustainable Development

    Environment, Energy and Water Resources

    By M. K. Ghosh Roy

    The over-exploitation of the Earth’s resources has brought about an unsustainable situation where biodiversity and ecological balance are under dire threat. But the most immediate concern is global warming, caused by high anthropogenic emission of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere. Global warming is…

    Paperback – 2018-04-01 
    CRC Press

  • Managing Energy From the Top Down: Connecting Industrial Energy Efficiency to Business Performance book cover

    Managing Energy From the Top Down

    Connecting Industrial Energy Efficiency to Business Performance

    By Christopher Russell

    Written in accessible, understandable prose, this book explains the connection between energy and business performance. It delineates how day-to-day choices relate to the risks and rewards of energy use. Concise, to-the-point chapters explain how energy is invested, preserved, and ultimately…

    Paperback – 2018-04-01 
    CRC Press

  • Water Policy and Planning in a Variable and Changing Climate book cover

    Water Policy and Planning in a Variable and Changing Climate

    Edited by Kathleen A. Miller, Alan F. Hamlet, Douglas S. Kenney, Kelly T. Redmond

    Water Policy and Planning in a Variable and Changing Climate addresses the current challenges facing western water planners and policy makers in the United States and considers strategies for managing water resources and related risks in the future. Written by highly-regarded experts in the…

    Paperback – 2018-04-01 
    CRC Press
    Drought and Water Crises

  • Soil Nitrogen Uses and Environmental Impacts book cover

    Soil Nitrogen Uses and Environmental Impacts

    Edited by Rattan Lal, B. A. Stewart

    In natural ecosystems, nitrogen (N) is in short supply and an important control of numerous ecosystem functions. Understanding the N cycle is imperative to improve capacity to meet global N demands while reducing environmental impacts. The natural N cycle has been disturbed by the industrial…

    Hardback – 2018-03-30 
    CRC Press
    Advances in Soil Science

  • Phytoremediation of Emerging Contaminants in Wetlands book cover

    Phytoremediation of Emerging Contaminants in Wetlands

    By Prabhat Kumar Rai

    Phytoremediation with wetland plants is an eco-friendly, aesthetically pleasing, cost-effective, solar-driven, passive technique that is useful for cleaning up environmental pollutants with low to moderate levels of contamination.…

    Hardback – 2018-03-28 
    CRC Press

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