Environment & Sustainability: Environment & Resources

  • The Mining Law

    A Study in Perpetual Motion

    By John D. Leshy

    Originally published in 1987, John D. Leshy presents this scholarly study of the 1872 Mining Law as a legal treatise and history of mining in the West from the point of view of mineral exploration and production. This mining law governed the United States mining practice yet had never been changed.…

    Paperback – 2017-03-12 
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  • Metallic Mineral Exploration

    An Economic Analysis

    By Roderick G. Eggert

    How has exploration for minerals evolved in recent years? Is it as productive an activity as it once was? Why have changes occurred? Roderick G. Eggert explores these and other questions about the complex set of circumstances surrounding metallic mineral exploration. Originally published in 1987,…

    Paperback – 2017-03-08 
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  • Analyzing Nonrenewable Resource Supply

    By Douglas R. Bohi, Michael A. Toman

    Originally published in 1984, Douglas A. Bohi and Michael A. Toman have produced a convenient reference source about disparate elements in the theory of nonrenewable resource supply and about general issues that arise when applying dynamic economic analysis. The authors emphasise the inherently…

    Paperback – 2017-03-08 
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  • U.S. Agriculture in a Global Setting

    An Agenda for the Future

    Edited by M. Ann Tutwiler

    The theme of the 1987/88 annual review of the National Center for Food and Agricultural Policy (NCFAP) specifically considers that while the world in which agricultural policy operates has changed dramatically over the decades, agricultural policies have not taken account of those changes in any…

    Paperback – 2017-03-08 
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  • Plantation Crops, Plunder and Power

    Evolution and exploitation

    By James F. Hancock

    Over the last five centuries, plantation crops have represented the best and worst of industrialized agriculture – "best" through their agronomic productivity and global commercial success, and "worst" as examples of exploitative colonialism, conflict and ill-treatment of workers. This book traces…

    Paperback – 2017-03-08 
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    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

  • Economics of International Environmental Agreements

    A Critical Approach

    Edited by M. Özgür Kayalıca, Selim Çağatay, Hakan Mıhçı

    International environmental agreements provide a basis for countries to address ecological problems on a global scale. However, countries are heterogeneous with respect to their economic structures and to the problems relating to the environment that they encounter. Therefore, economic…

    Hardback – 2017-03-07 
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    Routledge Explorations in Environmental Economics

  • Mineral Materials Modeling

    A State-of-the-Art Review

    Edited by William A. Vogely

    Originally published in 1976, this study was undertaken to fill a gap in knowledge about non-fuel resources and the advantages and disadvantages of specific methodologies of analysing material modelling. Mineral Materials Modeling examines the influence of factors such as raw material price and…

    Paperback – 2017-03-06 
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  • Decision Making in Timber Production, Harvest, and Marketing

    By Marion Clawson

    Clawson explores the issues related to timber management with a particular focus on the harvesting of timber stands in Decision Making in Timber Production, Harvest and Marketing. Originally published in 1977, her study considers biological, economic and management implications of timber growing as…

    Paperback – 2017-03-06 
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  • Research in Forest Economics and Forest Policy

    Edited by Marion Clawson

    In order to fill a growing need for research into forestry issues, Resources for the future held a symposium in 1977.Orignally published in the same year, all papers in this collection were written specifically for this symposium to highlight the most important forestry issues including pricing…

    Paperback – 2017-03-06 
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  • Solar Farms

    The Earthscan Expert Guide to Design and Construction of Utility-scale Photovoltaic Systems

    By Susan Neill, Geoff Stapleton, Christopher Martell

    The market and policy impetus to install increasingly utility-scale solar systems, or solar farms (sometimes known as solar parks or ranches), has seen products and applications develop ahead of the collective industry knowledge and experience. Recently however, the market has matured and…

    Hardback – 2017-03-06 
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    Earthscan Expert

  • Agricultural Policies in a New Decade

    Edited by Kristen Allen

    Agricultural Policies in a New Decade was written in preparation for the 1990 Farm Bill in the United States in collaboration with the Food and Agriculture Committee of the National Planning Association. Originally published in the same year, this study aims to inform on the key issues affecting…

    Paperback – 2017-03-05 
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  • U.S. Interests and Global Natural Resources

    Energy, Minerals, Food

    Edited by Emery. A. Castle, Kent. A Price

    Originally published in 1983, U.S. Interests and Global Natural Resources explores the links between foreign policy and the global distribution of natural resources paying particular attention to the U.S. This collection of essays delves into the importance of factors such as differing economic…

    Paperback – 2017-03-01 
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