2016-10-08T07:00:00Z Addressing global environmental challenges from a peace ecology perspective, the present book offers peer-reviewed texts that build on the expanding field of peace ecology and applies this concept to global environmental challenges in the Anthropocene. Hans Günter Brauch (Germany) offers a typology of time and turning points in the 20th century; Juliet Bennett (Aust...[Read More]
572 pages , CRC Press , 2009-10-08 It is hard to imagine an area of study or a discipline in which a basic knowledge of the issues would not be beneficial, since environmental concerns are very much in the public consciousness. Written at a level that is accessible to students in all disciplines, Introduction to Environmental Management translates complex environmental i...[Read More]
360 pages , BRILL , 2015-08-07 In Legal Regimes for Environmental Protection the editors offer important new insights into the legal questions on tackling climate change and the legal instruments available to address maritime environmental problems.
410 pages , Cambridge University Press , 2009-02-12 A comprehensive examination of international environmental litigation which addresses the major environmental challenges of the twenty-first century.
462 pages , Routledge , 2012-08-21 'Here's a work arriving just at the right moment and contributingnew insights at precisely the time when public opinion remains sceptical of the not very promising future we are preparing for our children, when governments balk at explaining to their electorates the vital but unpopular decisions that have to be taken and when civil soci...[Read More]
270 pages , CRC Press , 1997-10-01 This book examines the history and impact of Florida's Comprehensive Planning legislation. Topics include coastal zone management, solid waste planning, land use impacts, planning strategies, and more.
258 pages , Createspace Independent Pub , 2012-07-01 "This book explains the rapid evolution of municipal recycling programs in Ontario between 1982 and 2011 and their social and environmental costs. Pressure to develop these programs began to take root in the early 1970s when concerns about litter problems were attracting the public?s attention" --Back cover.
344 pages , Routledge , 2016-03-09 This impressive collection of original essays explores the relationship between social conflict and the environment - a topic that has received little attention within criminology. The chapters provide a systematic and comprehensive introduction and overview of conflict situations stemming from human exploitation of environments, as wel...[Read More]
318 pages , Martinus Nijhoff Publishers , 2007 This volume seeks to provide the reader with a clear understanding to the way that protected areas are created, listed and managed in international law. In doing so, it provides a complete overview of the primary international and regional conventions in this area, and the decisions and resolutions that have come from them. ...[Read More]