323 pages , Springer , 2017-11-23 This edited volume explores the different and seminal ways colours matter to philosophy. Each chapter provides an insightful analysis of one or more cases in which colours raise philosophical problems in different areas and periods of philosophy. This historically informed discussion examines both logical and linguistic aspects, covering...[Read More]
1125 pages , Water Resources Publications , 1994-01-01 Land drainage: why and how?; Groundwater investigations; Soil conditions; Estimating peak runoff rates; Evapotranspiration; Frequency and regression analysis; Basics of groundwater flow; Subsurface flow to drains; Seepage and groundwater flow; Single well and aquifer tests; Water in the unsaturated zone; Determining ...[Read More]
296 pages , Earthscan , 2012 Environmental Enforcement Authorities (EEAs), sometimes called Environmental Protection Agencies (EPAs), are the regulatory, monitoring and enforcement agencies of national, state/provincial and local governments worldwide responsible for implementing, monitoring and enforcing environmental legislation. This one-of-a-kind, authoritative handb...[Read More]
719 pages , Harvard University Press , 1998 As China develops a fossil fuel-based economy, is it taking lessons from the history of Western industrialisation? Linking global hazards to local air pollution concerns, this volume examines the environmental aspects of China's economic growth.
428 pages , Martinus Nijhoff Publishers , 2014-11-07 The Challenges of Environmental Protection and Sustainable Development from Rio to Rio+20 and Beyond addresses in an analytical and critical way the issues raised by Rio+20 and represents a very important contribution to our understanding of the concept of sustainable development.
450 pages , Oxford University Press , 2017-01-05 Environmental protection is fundamental for the establishment of sustainable peace. Applying traditional legal approaches to protection raises particular challenges during the transition from conflict to peace. In the jus post bellum context, protection of the environment and natural resources needs to be considered in tan...[Read More]