Environment & Sustainability: Research Methods in Environmental Studies

  • Sandy Beaches as Endangered Ecosystems: Environmental Problems and Possible Assessment and Management Solutions book cover

    Sandy Beaches as Endangered Ecosystems

    Environmental Problems and Possible Assessment and Management Solutions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sílvia Correia Gonçalves Fernandes, Susana Margarida de Freitas Ferreira

    Sandy beaches are the most abundant coastal environment worldwide, and have an undeniable and unique ecological value. Presently, however, these environments are also one of the most endangered ecosystems, namely due to the influence of several human activities and to the rise of the sea level,…

    Hardback – 2020-04-15 
    CRC Press

  • Fractional Calculus in Soil Hydrology and Mechanics: Fundamentals and Applications book cover

    Fractional Calculus in Soil Hydrology and Mechanics

    Fundamentals and Applications, 1st Edition

    By Ninghu Su

    This book presents the most relevant concepts and findings in fractional calculus (FC), fractional differential equations (FDEs) and fractional partial differentia equations (FPDEs) and their applications in soil physics, groundwater hydrology, soil mechanics, irrigation and drainage engineering,…

    Hardback – 2020-01-15 
    CRC Press

  • Contemporary Climate Change Debates: A Student Primer book cover

    Contemporary Climate Change Debates

    A Student Primer, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mike Hulme

    Contemporary Climate Change Debates is an innovative textbook which tackles some of the difficult questions raised by climate change. For the complex policy challenges surrounding climate adaptation and resilience, structured debates become effective learning devices for students. This book is…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Environmental Risk Assessment: A Toxicological Approach book cover

    Environmental Risk Assessment

    A Toxicological Approach, 2nd Edition

    By Ted Simon

    This book explains how environmental risk assessment in particular is of increasing importance as a means of seeking to address the potential effects of chemicals in the environment in both the developed and developing world. Environmental Risk Assessment: A Toxicological Approach examines various…

    Hardback – 2019-12-19 
    CRC Press

  • Modelling Transitions: Virtues, Vices, Visions of the Future book cover

    Modelling Transitions

    Virtues, Vices, Visions of the Future, 1st Edition

    Edited by Enayat A. Moallemi, Fjalar J. de Haan

    Modelling Transitions shows what computational, formal and data-driven approaches can and could mean for sustainability transitions research, presenting the state-of-the-art and exploring what lies beyond. Featuring contributions from many well-known authors, this book presents the various…

    Hardback – 2019-12-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sustainability Transitions

  • Sustainable Food System Assessment (Open Access): Lessons from Global Practice book cover

    Sustainable Food System Assessment (Open Access)

    Lessons from Global Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alison Blay-Palmer, Damien Conaré, Ken Meter, Amanda Di Battista, Carla Johnston

    Sustainable Food System Assessment provides both practical and theoretical insights about the growing interest in and response to measuring food system sustainability. Bringing together research from the Global North and South, this book shares lessons learned, explores intended and actual project…

    Hardback – 2019-12-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Food, Society and the Environment

  • Shark Research: Emerging Technologies and Applications for the Field and Laboratory book cover

    Shark Research

    Emerging Technologies and Applications for the Field and Laboratory, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jeffrey C Carrier, Michael R. Heithaus, Colin A. Simpfendorfer

    Over the last decade, the study of shark biology has benefited from the development, refinement, and rapid expansion of novel techniques and advances in technology. These have given new insight into the fields of shark genetics, feeding, foraging, bioenergetics, imaging, age and growth,…

    Paperback – 2019-11-25 
    CRC Press

  • Remote Sensing of Soil Salinization: Impact on Land Management book cover

    Remote Sensing of Soil Salinization

    Impact on Land Management, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dr. Graciela Metternicht, Dr. Alfred Zinck

    Recognized and advocated as a powerful tool, the role of remote sensing in identifying, mapping, and monitoring soil salinity and salinization will continue to expand. Remote Sensing of Soil Salinization: Impact on Land Management delineates how to combine science and geospatial technologies for…

    Paperback – 2019-09-25
    CRC Press

  • New Frontiers in Urban Analysis: In Honor of Atsuyuki Okabe book cover

    New Frontiers in Urban Analysis

    In Honor of Atsuyuki Okabe, 1st Edition

    Edited by Yasushi Asami, Yukio Sadahiro, Toru Ishikawa

    Bringing together the world’s leading experts in Urban Analysis, this remarkable and critically acclaimed volume applies the theories and models of Atsuyuko Okabe, Japan’s preeminent spatial analyst, to case studies in urban planning, transport, administration, and public health in the context of…

    Paperback – 2019-09-19
    CRC Press

  • Applying Ecosystem and Landscape Models in Natural Resource Management book cover

    Applying Ecosystem and Landscape Models in Natural Resource Management

    1st Edition

    By Robert E. Keane

    Managing today’s lands is becoming an increasingly difficult task. Complex ecological interactions across multiple spatiotemporal scales create diverse landscape responses to management actions that are often novel, counter-intuitive and unexpected. To make matters worse, exotic invasions, human…

    Hardback – 2019-08-28
    CRC Press

  • Local Consumption and Global Environmental Impacts: Accounting, Trade-offs and Sustainability book cover

    Local Consumption and Global Environmental Impacts

    Accounting, Trade-offs and Sustainability, 1st Edition

    By Kuishuang Feng, Klaus Hubacek, Yang Yu

    This book describes how local consumption, particularly in urban areas, is increasingly met by global supply chains. These supply chains often extend over large geographical distances and have greater global environmental impacts, contributing to pollution, climate change, water scarcity, and…

    Paperback – 2019-08-27
    Routledge
    Routledge-SCORAI Studies in Sustainable Consumption

  • Spatial Thinking in Environmental Contexts: Maps, Archives, and Timelines book cover

    Spatial Thinking in Environmental Contexts

    Maps, Archives, and Timelines, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sandra Lach Arlinghaus, Joseph J. Kerski, Ann Evans Larimore, Matthew Naud

    Spatial Thinking in Environmental Contexts: Maps, Archives, and Timelines cultivates the spatial thinking "habit of mind" as a critical geographical view of how the world works, including how environmental systems function, and how we can approach and solve environmental problems using maps,…

    Hardback – 2019-08-15
    CRC Press

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