Geothermal Energy An Alternative Resource for the 21st Century


Published in: Google Books > Science > alternative power | Published on 27/Jan/2020 22:38

292 pages , Elsevier , 2006-12-12
More than 20 countries generate electricity from geothermal resources and about 60 countries make direct use of geothermal energy. A ten-fold increase in geothermal energy use is foreseeable at the current technology level. Geothermal Energy: An Alternative Resource for the 21st Century provides a readable and coherent account of all fac...[Read More]



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America's Right Turn How Conservatives Used New and Alternative Media to Take Power


Published in: Google Books > Political Science > alternative power | Published on 27/Jan/2020 14:07

375 pages , Taylor Trade Publishing , 2004
Liberal media activists beware! Richard A. Viguerie, venture capitalist of the conservative movement (described as funding father of the right) and David Franke, a founder of the conservative movement, detail how conservatives-shut out by the liberal mass media of the 1950s and '60s-came to power by utilizing new and alternative...[Read More]



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Beyond Free Trade Alternative Approaches to Trade, Politics and Power


Published in: Google Books > Political Science > alternative power | Published on 27/Jan/2020 09:22

305 pages , Springer , 2015-04-08
The world of trade is changing rapidly, from the 'rise of the South' to the growth of unconventional projects like fair trade and carbon trading. Beyond Free Trade advances alternative ways for understanding these new dynamics, based on historical, political, or sociological methods that go beyond the limitations of conventional trade ec...[Read More]



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ESS2A - Earth Materials and Systems


Published in: youtube > Bozeman Science > Earth biosphere | Published on 27/Jan/2020 00:58

In this video Paul Andersen describes the four major spheres on planet Earth. The geosphere makes up the mass of the planet and includes the major landforms ...



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The Palgrave Handbook of Sustainability Case Studies and Practical Solutions


Published in: Google Books > Science > Sustainability | Published on 20/Jan/2020 20:08

871 pages , Springer , 2018-04-30
This book provides a comprehensive overview of the practice of sustainability through a diverse range of case studies spanning across varied fields and areas of expertise. It provides a clear indication as to the contemporary state of sustainability in a time faced by issues such as global climate change, challenges of environmental just...[Read More]



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Published in: itune > Nature,Nature,Podcasts,Science > pollution | Published on 20/Jan/2020 16:02

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Social Sustainability A Multilevel Approach to Social Inclusion


Published in: Google Books > Social Science > Sustainability | Published on 20/Jan/2020 11:51

332 pages , Routledge , 2013-08-21
How can we raise the standard of living of the world’s poor and maintain high levels of social health and well-being in the developed world, while simultaneously reducing the environmental damage wrought by human activity? The social dimension of sustainability is becoming recognized as a necessary if not sufficient condition for atta...[Read More]



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Urban Sustainability Reconnecting Space and Place


Published in: Google Books > Political Science > Sustainability | Published on 20/Jan/2020 10:21

304 pages , University of Toronto Press , 2012-09-24
Given ongoing concerns about global climate change and its impacts on cities, the need for sustainable planning has never been greater. This book explores concrete ways to achieve urban sustainability based on integrated planning, policy development, and decision-making. Urban Sustainability is the first book to provid...[Read More]



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The challenge of sustainability Linking politics, education and learning


Published in: Google Books > Political Science > Sustainability | Published on 20/Jan/2020 10:20

256 pages , Policy Press , 2014-12-03
This timely and accessible book explores the links between politics, learning and sustainability. Its central focus is the future of people and the planet itself. The challenges that we face in combatting climate change and building a more sustainable world are complex and the book argues that if we are to successfully meet these cha...[Read More]



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Sustainability for the Nation Resource Connections and Governance Linkages


Published in: Google Books > Political Science > Sustainability | Published on 20/Jan/2020 07:44

142 pages , National Academies Press , 2013-06-11
A "sustainable society," according to one definition, "is one that can persist over generations; one that is far-seeing enough, flexible enough, and wise enough not to undermine either its physical or its social system of support." As the government sector works hard to ensure sufficient fresh water, food, energy, housing...[Read More]



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Biological Nitrogen Fixation and Sustainability of Tropical Agriculture


Published in: Google Books > Science > Sustainability | Published on 20/Jan/2020 04:37

488 pages , IITA , 1992-10-27
Biological nitrogen fixation in tropical agrosystems: twenty years of biological nitrogen fixation research in Africa; Sustainable agriculture: definition and measurement; Biological nitrogen fixation systems in tropical ecosystems: an overview; A protocol for screening legumes as soil-improving crops; The sustenance of tropical agriculture ...[Read More]



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Gated Communities Social Sustainability in Contemporary and Historical Gated Developments


Published in: Google Books > Political Science > Sustainability | Published on 20/Jan/2020 03:05

160 pages , Routledge , 2010-02-09
Gated Communities provides a historic, socio-political and contemporary cultural perspective of gated communities. In doing so it offers a different lens through which to view the historical vernacular background of this now global phenomenon. The book presents a collection of new writing on the issue by an international and interdiscip...[Read More]



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