310 pages , Guilford Press , 2003-09-24 This volume offers a unique, integrative perspective on the political and ecological processes shaping landscapes and resource use across the global North and South. Twelve carefully selected case studies demonstrate how contemporary geographical theories and methods can contribute to understanding key environment-and-development i...[Read More]
616 pages , Springer , 2016-03-16 Expanding on the first edition, ‘Energy: Production, Conversion, Storage, Conservation, and Coupling (2nd Ed.)’ provides readers with a practical understanding of the major aspects of energy. It includes extended chapters with revised data and additional practice problems as well as a new chapter examining sustainability and sustaina...[Read More]
48 pages , Chronicle Books , 2017-03-07 In this gorgeous companion to the acclaimed Over and Under the Snow and Up in the Garden and Down in the Dirt, Kate Messner and Christopher Silas Neal bring to life a secret underwater world. In this book, readers will discover the plants and animals that make up the rich, interconnected ecosystem of a mountain pond. Over the pond,...[Read More]
3337 pages , 2014-02-01 Collection of selected, peer reviewed papers from the 2013 2nd Global Conference on Civil, Structural and Environmental Engineering (GCCSEE 2013), September 28-29, 2013, Shenzhen, China. The 625 papers are grouped as follows: Chapter 1: Construction Materials; Chapter 2: Construction Technology; Chapter 3: Structural Engineering; Chapter 4: Geotechnical E...[Read More]
176 pages , Scholastic Inc. , 2011-07-01 1 String of Spaghetti + 2 Friends = A Noodle-Cooking, Crime-Solving Adventure! Sometimes Rico acts a bit odd -- his mom calls him a "proddity" -- but he's GENIUS at noticing little things nobody else does. Like a string of spaghetti stuck to the sidewalk. Or the big buckteeth of that boy in the blue motorcycle helmet. Or the stran...[Read More]
332 pages , Springer Science & Business Media , 2013-05-21 Representing the coordinated work of a research group from four different Italian University departments which conducted the Eco-Management for Food (EMAF) Project, this book offers a systematic approach for managing and improving the environmental aspects of agri-food processes and products using Product-Oriente...[Read More]
315 pages , Black Rose Books Ltd. , 1980-01 "Bookchin's great virtue is that he constantly relates his theories to society as it is." "George Woodcock" "Bookchin is capable of penetrating, finely indignant historical analysis. Another stimulating collection." "In These Times" "A work that gives abundant evidence of its author's position at the centre of debate." "Telos"
692 pages , Springer Science & Business Media , 2006-04-11 Environmental policy aims at the transition to sustainable production and consumption. This is taking place in different ways and at different levels. In cases where businesses are continuously active to improve the environmental performance of their products and activities, the availability of knowledge on envir...[Read More]