• Leisure and Sustainability book cover

    Leisure and Sustainability

    1st Edition

    Edited by Susan Tirone, Elizabeth A. Halpenny

    This book gives voice to a group of leisure scholars who are engaged in conversations about sustainability. Beginning with discussions on the relationship between leisure and sustainability and how these concepts are addressed in current literature, a case is made for continued investigation of how…

    Hardback – 2018-09-25
    Routledge

  • The Legal Aspects of Industrial Hygiene and Safety book cover

    The Legal Aspects of Industrial Hygiene and Safety

    1st Edition

    By Kurt W. Dreger

    The Legal Aspects of Industrial Hygiene and Safety explores various legal issues that are often encountered by Industrial Hygiene and Safety managers during their careers. A description is presented of the various legal concepts and processes that often arise in the IH/S practice, including tort,…

    Paperback – 2018-09-21
    CRC Press
    Sustainable Improvements in Environment Safety and Health

  • Infrastructures in Practice: The Dynamics of Demand in Networked Societies book cover

    Infrastructures in Practice

    The Dynamics of Demand in Networked Societies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Elizabeth Shove, Frank Trentmann

    Infrastructures in Practice shows how infrastructures and daily life shape each other. Power grids, roads and broadband make modern lifestyles possible – at the same time, their design and day-to-day operation depends on what people do at home and at work. This volume investigates the…

    Paperback – 2018-09-21
    Routledge

  • Soil and Climate book cover

    Soil and Climate

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rattan Lal, B. A. Stewart

    Climate is a soil-forming factor and soil can mitigate climate change through a reduction in the emissions of greenhouse gases and sequestration of atmospheric CO2. Thus, there is a growing interest in soil management practices capable of mitigating climate change and enhancing environmental…

    Hardback – 2018-09-20
    CRC Press
    Advances in Soil Science

  • The Social License: The Story of the San Cristobal Mine book cover

    The Social License

    The Story of the San Cristobal Mine, 1st Edition

    By Robert G. Boutilier, Ian Thomson

    This unique book combines a colourful history of Bolivian politics with some of the most advanced quantitative techniques yet developed for socio-political risk analysis. This is the story of how a foreign-owned private sector mining company (Minera San Cristobal - MSC) earned, lost, and regained…

    Paperback – 2018-09-20
    Routledge

  • Energy as a Sociotechnical Problem: An Interdisciplinary Perspective on Control, Change, and Action in Energy Transitions book cover

    Energy as a Sociotechnical Problem

    An Interdisciplinary Perspective on Control, Change, and Action in Energy Transitions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Christian Büscher, Jens Schippl, Patrick Sumpf

    Energy as a Sociotechnical Problem offers an innovative approach to equip interdisciplinary research on sociotechnical transitions with coherence and focus. The book emphasizes sociotechnical problems in three analytical dimensions: - In the control dimension, contributing authors examine how…

    Hardback – 2018-09-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Energy Transitions

  • Organic Food and Farming in China: Top-down and Bottom-up Ecological Initiatives book cover

    Organic Food and Farming in China

    Top-down and Bottom-up Ecological Initiatives, 1st Edition

    By Steffanie Scott, Zhenzhong Si, Theresa Schumilas, Aijuan Chen

    Despite reports of food safety and quality scandals, China has a rapidly expanding organic agriculture and food sector, and there is a revolution in ecological food and ethical eating in China’s cities. This book shows how a set of social, economic, cultural, and environmental conditions have…

    Hardback – 2018-09-19
    Routledge
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

  • Environmental Health Risks: Ethical Aspects book cover

    Environmental Health Risks

    Ethical Aspects, 1st Edition

    Edited by Friedo Zölzer, Gaston Meskens

    Environmental health involves the assessment and control of environmental factors that can potentially affect human health, such as radiation, toxic chemicals and other hazardous agents. It is less commonly understood that environmental health also requires addressing questions of an ethical nature…

    Hardback – 2018-09-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Environment and Health

  • Education for Sustainable Human and Environmental Systems: From Theory to Practice book cover

    Education for Sustainable Human and Environmental Systems

    From Theory to Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Will Focht, Michael A. Reiter, Paul A. Barresi, Richard C. Smardon

    The goal of Sustainable Human and Environmental Systems (SHES) education is to prepare students to facilitate social learning in communities that builds knowledge of, capacity for, and commitment to sustainability to facilitate the emergence of sustainable societies. The SHES approach to…

    Hardback – 2018-09-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sustainability

  • Developing Environmental Education in the Curriculum book cover

    Developing Environmental Education in the Curriculum

    1st Edition

    Edited by Steve Goodall

    Originally published in 1994. This work is intended for teachers in primary and secondary schools faced with the challenge of maximizing National Curriculum opportunities for environmental or "green" issues. The contributors suggest ways of augmenting pupils' understanding of the issues. This book…

    Hardback – 2018-09-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Curriculum

  • Handbook of Transitions to Energy and Climate Security book cover

    Handbook of Transitions to Energy and Climate Security

    1st Edition

    Edited by Robert E. Looney

    An original contribution to our understanding of a phenomenon that is reshaping the world, this title thoroughly discusses the transformation of the energy security policy arena brought on by two dramatic developments – the increased potential availability of energy in many parts of the world on…

    Paperback – 2018-09-18
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Water & Wastewater Infrastructure: Energy Efficiency and Sustainability book cover

    Water & Wastewater Infrastructure

    Energy Efficiency and Sustainability, 1st Edition

    By Frank R. Spellman

    A critical aspect of sustainability associated with water and wastewater systems is to maintain and manage infrastructure in the most efficient and economical manner while complying with environmental regulations and keeping rates at acceptable levels. Given the high cost of fuel, our growing…

    Paperback – 2018-09-18
    CRC Press

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