The Crossbill Guides Foundation (CGF) is a European non-governmental organization for the conservation of the natural environment. It produces guidebooks on major natural areas in Europe, in order to create public awareness and participation in conservation activities.
312 pages , Random House , 2017-10-19 Take a deep breath and dive into the mysteries of the ocean. Our understanding of ocean life has changed dramatically in the last decade, with new species, new behaviours, and new habitats being discovered at a rapid rate. Blue Planet II, which accompanies an epic 7-part series on BBC1, is a ground-breaking new look at the richness a...[Read More]
2017-07-07T07:00:00Z Behind us is a giant volcanic crater called Haleakal?. Along with Kilauea and Mauna Loa, they're the stuff that Hawai'i is made of. The word here is vulcanism, and in these islands, it's as much a threat to human life as are tsunamis and typhoons.
As a boy sitting in Mr. Coy Mabe's 8th grade earth science class, I was bored by...[Read More]
672 pages , John Wiley & Sons , 2009-03-27 This comprehensive textbook provides a complete introduction to risk management in health care. Risk Management Handbook, Student Edition, covers general risk management techniques; standards of health care risk management administration; federal, state and local laws; and methods for integrating patient safety and enterprise ri...[Read More]
45 pages , Evans Brothers , 2009 'Development Without Damage' explores the environmental and human impact of resource-based industries around the world, and looks at the ways in which their damaging effects can be reversed, limited or prevented altogether.
212 pages , 2012 The scale of the challenge presented by sustainable development is substantial. The required transformations are complex and multi-hierarchical, involving many different agents and significant social, institutional, and technological change. This thesis identifies opportunities to leverage institutional advancement towards environmental sustainability in the roa...[Read More]
160 pages , Verso Books , 2014-08-26 In this major new book, André Gorz expands on the political implications of his prescient and influential Paths to Paradise and Critique of Economic Reason. Against the background of technological developments which have transformed the nature of work and the structure of the workforce, Gorz explores the new political agendas facing ...[Read More]