270 pages , 2006 "Contains an introduction to the history, achievements, and challenges of transnational civil society initiatives on several critical issues and the forces that catalyzed and shaped those initiatives"--Provided by publisher.
Cambridge University Press , 2019-04-25 This Element explores the growing party divisions on the environment in the United States. It draws upon quantitative and qualitative data from several decades of national and state politics. The study contributes theory to the party position change literature, showing that interest groups change parties, but in turn are changed by them. I...[Read More]
400 pages , National Academies Press , 1986-02-01 This volume explores how the scientific tools of ecology can be used more effectively in dealing with a variety of complex environmental problems. Part I discusses the usefulness of such ecological knowledge as population dynamics and interactions, community ecology, life histories, and the impact of various materials and...[Read More]
104 pages , National Academies Press , 1997-09-01 Over the past decades, environmental problems have attracted enormous attention and public concern. Many actions have been taken by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and others to protect human health and ecosystems from particular threats. Despite some successes, many problems remain unsolved and new ones are emer...[Read More]
65 pages , Springer , 2017-10-06 This book comprehensively reviews, as well as analyzes, various aspects related to the Indian textile and apparel industries. While the focus is on economic and environmental issues, the discussion covers a lot of policy elements. The approach is inter-disciplinary, with concepts drawn from economics, environmental science, history, chemi...[Read More]
318 pages , Springer , 2018-03-07 Source separation of waste and subsequent recycling processes are promising solutions on the road to a circular economy. They reduce waste disposal and the need for resource deployment, while also producing secondary raw materials; as such, they have a significant effect on climate protection. This book presents source separation technol...[Read More]
265 pages , Praeger , 2002 Most people rarely stop to think of the role housing plays in their lives, but a dwelling is more than a physical structure. Its construction is a social phenomenon and its form and organization are influenced by the culture in which it develops. This multidisciplinary study explores how housing reflects the relationship between culture and env...[Read More]