Environment & Sustainability: Ecology - Environment Studies

  • Ecological Systems Integrity: Governance, law and human rights book cover

    Ecological Systems Integrity

    Governance, law and human rights, 1st Edition

    Edited by Laura Westra, Janice Gray, Vasiliki Karageorgou

    Environmental law and governance are the cornerstones of global efforts to conserve the environment, protect resources and ensure fair and equitable outcomes for all of the planet's inhabitants. This book presents a series of thought-provoking chapters which consider the place of…

    Paperback – 2017-10-12

  • The Governance of Rangelands: Collective Action for Sustainable Pastoralism book cover

    The Governance of Rangelands

    Collective Action for Sustainable Pastoralism, 1st Edition

    Edited by Pedro M. Herrera, Jonathan Davies, Pablo Manzano Baena

    Rangelands are large natural landscapes that can include grasslands, shrublands, savannahs and woodlands. They are greatly influenced by, and often dependent on, the action of herbivores. In the majority of rangelands the dominant herbivores are found in domestic herds that are managed by mobile…

    Paperback – 2017-10-12

  • The Earth Charter, Ecological Integrity and Social Movements book cover

    The Earth Charter, Ecological Integrity and Social Movements

    1st Edition

    Edited by Laura Westra, Mirian Vilela

    The Earth Charter is a declaration of fundamental ethical principles for building a just, sustainable and peaceful global society, with ecological integrity as a major theme. This book provides a series of analyses of ecological integrity as it relates to the Earth Charter, social movements and…

    Paperback – 2017-10-12

  • Analyzing Natural Systems: Analysis for Regional Residuals-Environmental Quality Management book cover

    Analyzing Natural Systems

    Analysis for Regional Residuals-Environmental Quality Management, 1st Edition

    Edited by Daniel J. Basta, Blair T. Bower

    This report was undertaken on local, regional, state and federal levels in the United States to analyse the impact residuals have on environmental quality and to emphasise the need for Residuals- Environmental quality management (REQM). Originally published in 1982, this study brings together…

    Paperback – 2017-08-09
    Routledge Revivals

  • Current Directions in Ecomusicology: Music, Culture, Nature book cover

    Current Directions in Ecomusicology

    Music, Culture, Nature, 1st Edition

    Edited by Aaron S. Allen, Kevin Dawe

    This volume is the first sustained examination of the complex perspectives that comprise ecomusicology—the study of the intersections of music/sound, culture/society, and nature/environment. Twenty-two authors provide a range of theoretical, methodological, and empirical chapters representing…

    Paperback – 2017-06-30
    Routledge Research in Music

  • Public Policy and Land Exchange: Choice, law, and praxis book cover

    Public Policy and Land Exchange

    Choice, law, and praxis, 1st Edition

    By Giancarlo Panagia

    This original contribution to the field is the first to bring economic sociology theory to the study of federal land exchanges. By blending public choice theory with engaging case studies that contextualize the tactics used by land developers, this book uses economic sociology to help challenge the…

    Paperback – 2017-06-30
    Routledge Studies in Environmental Policy

  • Climate Change Impacts on Tropical Forests in Central America: An ecosystem service perspective book cover

    Climate Change Impacts on Tropical Forests in Central America

    An ecosystem service perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Aline Chiabai

    The loss of biodiversity is a major environmental problem in nearly every terrestrial ecosystem on Earth. This loss is accelerating driven by climate change, as well as by other causes including agricultural exploitation, fragmentation and degradation triggered by land use changes. The crucial…

    Paperback – 2017-06-30
    The Earthscan Forest Library

  • Environmental Politics and Governance in the Anthropocene: Institutions and legitimacy in a complex world book cover

    Environmental Politics and Governance in the Anthropocene

    Institutions and legitimacy in a complex world, 1st Edition

    Edited by Philipp Pattberg, Fariborz Zelli

    The term Anthropocene denotes a new geological epoch characterized by the unprecedented impact of human activities on the Earth’s ecosystems. While the natural sciences have advanced their understanding of the drivers and processes of global change considerably over the last two decades, the social…

    Paperback – 2017-06-30
    Routledge Research in Global Environmental Governance

  • Transfrontier Conservation Areas: People Living on the Edge book cover

    Transfrontier Conservation Areas

    People Living on the Edge, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jens A. Andersson, Michel de Garine-Wichatitsky, David H.M. Cumming, Vupenyu Dzingirai, Ken E. Giller

    The introduction of transfrontier conservation areas (TFCAs) in southern Africa was based on an enchanting promise: simultaneously contributing to global biodiversity conservation initiatives, regional peace and integration, and the sustainable socio-economic development of rural communities.…

    Paperback – 2017-06-30

  • Environmental and Human Health: Risk Management in Developing Countries book cover

    Environmental and Human Health

    Risk Management in Developing Countries, 1st Edition

    Edited by Eddie N. Laboy-Nieves, Mattheus F.A. Goosen, Evens Emmanuel

    Many countries experience lack of harmony among economic development, environmental management and human health. As a consequence, public health, the integrity of ecosystems, and the efforts to reach environmental sustainability, have been adversely affected. The complexity, frequency and magnitude…

    Paperback – 2017-06-21
    CRC Press

  • Data Mining for Global Trends in Mountain Biodiversity book cover

    Data Mining for Global Trends in Mountain Biodiversity

    1st Edition

    Edited by Eva M. Spehn, Christian Korner

    Thanks to advances in electronic archiving of biodiversity data and the digitization of climate and other geophysical data, a new era in biogeography, functional ecology, and evolutionary ecology has begun. In Data Mining for Global Trends in Mountain Biodiversity, Christian Korner, Eva M. Spehn,…

    Paperback – 2017-06-21
    CRC Press

  • Trees, Forested Landscapes and Grazing Animals: A European Perspective on Woodlands and Grazed Treescapes book cover

    Trees, Forested Landscapes and Grazing Animals

    A European Perspective on Woodlands and Grazed Treescapes, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ian D. Rotherham

    In this comprehensive book, the critical components of the European landscape – forest, parkland, and other grazed landscapes with trees are addressed. The book considers the history of grazed treed landscapes, of large grazing herbivores in Europe, and the implications of the past in shaping…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16

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