Human Activity and the Environment 1994


Published in: Google Books > Social Science > environmental sustainability | Published on 21/Jul/2018 17:02

300 pages , Statistique Canada , 1994



Shared by   |   Permalink



Foundations of Environmental Sustainability The Coevolution of Science and Policy


Published in: Google Books > Science > environmental sustainability | Published on 21/Jul/2018 09:20

480 pages , Oxford University Press , 2008-06-04
This book reviews and analyzes the period (roughly from the 1950s to the present) when the "environment" became an issue as important as economic growth, or war and peace; to assess the current situation, and begin planning for the challenges that lie ahead. Most people are aware of both the environmental destruction takin...[Read More]



Shared by   |   Permalink



The Economic and Environmental Sustainability of Dual Sourcing


Published in: Google Books > Business & Economics > environmental sustainability | Published on 21/Jul/2018 01:50

119 pages , Peter Lang Pub Incorporated , 2012
Traditionally, supply chain management decisions are based on the economic performance of the involved parties. But in recent years, other criteria - such as quality, flexibility or the environment - have become important as well. In this work it is shown how the performance of supply chains can be evaluated considering both...[Read More]



Shared by   |   Permalink



Environmental Management Towards Sustainability


Published in: Google Books > Environmental management > environmental sustainability | Published on 20/Jul/2018 05:59

337 pages , CRC Press , 2017-11-15
This book is about understanding challenges in managing our environment and ensuring sustainability of this planet. It presents the critical state of our resources and threats to resource security due to overconsumption, pollution and poor and uneven governance. Role of key stakeholders such as the Government, Financing Institutions, Bu...[Read More]



Shared by   |   Permalink



Routledge Handbook of Sport and the Environment


Published in: Google Books > Sports & Recreation > environmental sustainability | Published on 19/Jul/2018 23:34

468 pages , Routledge , 2017-07-28
The natural environment is a central issue in both academic and wider societal discourse. The global sport industry is not immune from this discussion and has to confront its responsibility to reduce its impact on the natural environment. This book goes further than any other in surveying both the challenges and the opportunities presen...[Read More]



Shared by   |   Permalink



Plastics and Environmental Sustainability Fact and Fiction


Published in: Google Books > Technology & Engineering > environmental sustainability | Published on 19/Jul/2018 23:03

352 pages , John Wiley & Sons , 2015-03-16



Shared by   |   Permalink



Heritage and Sustainability in the Islamic Built Environment


Published in: Google Books > Architecture > environmental sustainability | Published on 18/Jul/2018 11:41

213 pages , WIT Press , 2012
The essays in this book represent an up to date research and investigation into the various aspects of heritage and sustainability in the Islamic Built environments with an analysis of the problems that these cities face, as they confront the forces of globalization and new development. The authors in the book aim to the need for knowledge an...[Read More]



Shared by   |   Permalink



Environmental Sustainability in the Mobility Industry Technology and Business Challenges


Published in: Google Books > Technology & Engineering > environmental sustainability | Published on 17/Jul/2018 18:35

82 pages , SAE International , 2004



Shared by   |   Permalink



Adapting to Climate Change in Urban Areas The Possibilities and Constraints in Low- and Middle-income Nations


Published in: Google Books > Cities and towns > environmental sustainability | Published on 15/Jul/2018 15:47

112 pages , IIED , 2007
This paper discusses the possibilities and constraints for adaptation to climate change in urban areas in low- and middle-income nations. These contain a third of the world's population and a large proportion of the people and economic activities most at risk from sea-level rise and from the heatwaves, storms and floods whose frequency and/or inte...[Read More]



Shared by   |   Permalink



Landscape Architecture and Environmental Sustainability Creating Positive Change Through Design


Published in: Google Books > Architecture > environmental sustainability | Published on 15/Jul/2018 11:45

320 pages , Bloomsbury Publishing , 2017-01-12
Landscape architecture has a pivotal role in ensuring environmental sustainability through design interventions. This book takes a broad look at strategies and completed projects to provide the reader with a strong understanding of the sustainability challenges being faced by designers today, and potential routes to addressi...[Read More]



Shared by   |   Permalink



Where Next? Reflections on the Human Future : a Collection of Essays


Published in: Google Books > Science > environmental sustainability | Published on 14/Jul/2018 15:38

338 pages , Royal Botanic Gardens Kew , 2000-01-01
Where Next? examines the phenomenal advances in technology in a world where desperate poverty, starvation, environmental disaster and exile afflict millions of people.Nineteen essays address the broader aspects of modern environmental issues and suggest ways forward.



Shared by   |   Permalink



Routledge Handbook of Water Law and Policy


Published in: Google Books > Law > environmental sustainability | Published on 12/Jul/2018 22:37

434 pages , Taylor & Francis , 2017-02-24
Water plays a key role in addressing the most pressing global challenges of our time, including climate change adaptation, food and energy security, environmental sustainability and the promotion of peace and stability. This comprehensive handbook explores the pivotal place of law and policy in efforts to ensure that water enable...[Read More]



Shared by   |   Permalink





Subject Matters:

From Resources
Activities

    Spread the love!
   Share on Facebook now