192 pages , John Wiley & Sons , 2010-01-05 Cultural Globalization: A User’s Guide is a personal and engaging journey through theories of culture and globalization. Drawing on extensive examples and interdisciplinary research, Wise explores concepts of culture, territory and identity in order to give students a new perspective on issues of globalization. Includes numero...[Read More]
320 pages , Springer Science & Business Media , 2012-09-07 The aim of this book is to describe what is currently occurring in the Mongolian grasslands, to analyze how various factors creating environmental problems interact, and to suggest solutions for sustainable management of the grasslands. The book has three parts. Part I is an introduction, explaining the key conce...[Read More]
The conservation status of a group of organisms (for instance, a species) indicates whether the group still exists and how likely the group is to become extinct in the near future. Many factors are taken into account when assessing conservation status: not simply the number of individuals remaining, but the overall increase or decrease in the population over time, breeding success rates, and known...[Read More]
The Plant A Tree Today Foundation (PATT) is a non-governmental environmental organization with primary operations in Thailand and Indonesia. Established in 2005, PATT attempts to raise environmental awareness and foster better practices in less developed nations around the world, planting trees as a means to combat deforestation and climate change.
140 pages , Academic Press , 2014-12-01 The theme of this volume is big data in ecology. Updates and informs the reader on the latest research findings Written by leading experts in the field Highlights areas for future investigation
220 pages , Callisto Reference , 2015-01-14 This book attempts to compile the researches on computational water, energy and environmental engineering under one umbrella. The advances in these relatively new fields are delved into and salient points are discussed. Students and interested researchers in this field as well as those who are a part of this new arena will find...[Read More]
176 pages , Bentham Science Publishers , 2011-01-01 Environmental pollution has received the attention of both economists and ecologists who have integrated their ideas and concepts in recent decades. Production and consumption of material goods generates residuals that are disposed in the environment. Air emissions constitute one of the most important residuals, includi...[Read More]
504 pages , Springer Science & Business Media , 2004-07-02 A panel of respected air pollution control educators and practicing professionals critically survey the both principles and practices underlying control processes, and illustrate these with a host of detailed design examples for practicing engineers. The authors discuss the performance, potential, and limitations...[Read More]