112 pages , The Rosen Publishing Group , 2008-08 Examine Gore's background as an environmental activist, his work as a journalist and politician, and about his fight to educate people about global warming and its implications.
We want to encourage the barangays to implement the Ecologic Waste Management Act of the Philippines by initiating plastic waste collection and recycling. Every fourth Sunday our group will receive and sort plastic waste from residents. An industry partner will transform the plastic waste into bricks that can be used for construction. If volunteers can do it with no funds then LGUs should be able ...[Read More]
712 pages , Edward Elgar Publishing , 2017-06-30 This Handbook strives to enhance knowledge and application within sustainability in management education (SiME) across different academic programs, geographic regions and personal/professional contexts. Cross-disciplinary and boundary-spanning, this book focuses on specific themes and is therefore split into four distinct ...[Read More]
The purpose of this booklet is to introduce some basic models in ecology based on differential equations. We assume little mathematical background. Readers need to know what the derivative of a function is.
564 pages , Springer Science & Business Media , 2003-10-31 Phenology is the study of plant and animal life cycle events, which are triggered by environmental changes, especially temperature. Wide ranges of phenomena are included, from first openings of leaf and flower buds, to insect hatchings and return of birds. Each one gives a ready measure of the environment as view...[Read More]
208 pages , Routledge , 2002-03-11 This is the first book-length treatment of the metaphysical foundations of ecological ethics. The author seeks to provide a metaphysical illumination of the fundamental ecological intuitions that we are in some sense `one with' nature and that everything is connected with everything else. Drawing on contemporary cosmology, systems theor...[Read More]
168 pages , Routledge , 2012-09-10 This book covers the general engineering knowledge required by candidates for the Department of Transport's Certificates of Competency in Marine Engineering, Class One and Class Two. The text is updated throughout in this third edition, and new chapters have been added on production of fresh water and on noise and vibration. Reference i...[Read More]
300 pages , Kluwer Academic Publishers , 1992 Law is traditionally conceived as consisting of norms of conduct & power-conferring norms. This conception, however, is unable to account for a variety of elements of modern legal systems that differ significantly from the classical notions. This book concerns the problem of which results of human activity can obtain legal va...[Read More]
557 pages , CRC Press , 2012-12-07 Providing a solid foundation for twenty-first-century scientists and engineers, Data Analysis and Statistics for Geography, Environmental Science, and Engineering guides readers in learning quantitative methodology, including how to implement data analysis methods using open-source software. Given the importance of interdisciplinary wor...[Read More]