Environment & Sustainability: Ecology - Environment Studies

  • Deforestation: Social Dynamics in Watersheds and Mountain Ecosystems book cover

    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 – 2019-10-07 
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  • Themes in Biogeography book cover

    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 – 2019-10-07 
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  • The Arctic: Environment, People, Policy book cover

    The Arctic

    Environment, People, Policy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Terry V. Callaghan, Mark Nuttall

    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 – 2019-10-07 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Ecology

  • Time Resources, Society and Ecology: On the Capacity for Human Interaction in Space and Time book cover

    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 – 2019-10-07 
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  • Interpretations of Calamity: From the Viewpoint of Human Ecology book cover

    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 – 2019-10-07 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Ecology

  • Terrestrial Environments book cover

    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 – 2019-10-07 
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  • The Biogeography of the British Isles: An Introduction book cover

    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 – 2019-10-07 
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  • The Commercial Use of Biodiversity: Access to Genetic Resources and Benefit-Sharing book cover

    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 – 2019-10-07 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Ecology

  • Routledge Library Editions: Ecology book cover

    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…

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  • Paradise Lost?: The Ecological Economics of Biodiversity book cover

    Paradise Lost?

    The Ecological Economics of Biodiversity, 1st Edition

    By Edward B. Barbier, Joanne C. Burgess, Carl Folke

    Originally published in 1994, Paradise Lost? is the outcome of a unique collaboration between economists and ecologists initiated by the Beijer Institute of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences. The book examines how the loss of biodiversity is one of the most serious problems the world faces, and…

    Hardback – 2019-10-07 
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  • Biogeographical Processes book cover

    Biogeographical Processes

    1st Edition

    By I. G. Simmons

    Originally published in 1982, Biogeographical Processes is a concise introduction to biogeography aimed at undergraduate students. It provides a detailed overview of man and his environment and includes data from such research projects as that of the International Biological Programme. The book…

    Hardback – 2019-10-07 
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  • Mainstreaming Natural Capital and Ecosystem Services into Development Policy book cover

    Mainstreaming Natural Capital and Ecosystem Services into Development Policy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Pushpam Kumar

    This book highlights the latest advances in the science and practice of using ecosystem services to inform decisions for economic development in the context of the developing countries. The development of the ecosystem services paradigm has enhanced our understanding of natural capital as an…

    Hardback – 2019-10-02 
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