2017-01-02T08:00:00Z Einst waren sich die gesellschaftlichen Interessengruppen aller Alpenstaaten einig darüber, dass die Alpen als wichtiger Teil des jeweiligen nationalen Lebens- und Wirtschaftsraums zu betrachten seien. Doch diese Einheit zerbricht mit der Epochenwende des Jahres 1989 und dem Erstarken des neoliberalen Denkens. Aber nach der Jahrtausendwende explodieren die Kontrove...[Read More]
2007-02-05T08:00:00Z Philosophy of Biology is a rapidly expanding field. It is concerned with explanatory concepts in evolution, genetics, and ecology. This collection of 25 essays by leading researchers provides an overview of the state of the field. These essays are wholly new; none of them could have been written even ten years ago. They demonstrate how philosophical analysis has be...[Read More]
154 pages , Peter Lang Pub Incorporated , 2012 Conceptual Challenges for Environmental Educationis a critical analysis of environmental education from the perspective of educational ethics. It spells out elements of the conceptual foundations of an environmental education theoryâ€”among them implicit education, advocacy, Decade of Education for Sustainable Developme...[Read More]
256 pages , Harper Collins , 2009-03-17 Here is the bestselling guide that created a new game plan for marketing in high-tech industries. Crossing the Chasm has become the bible for bringing cutting-edge products to progressively larger markets. This edition provides new insights into the realities of high-tech marketing, with special emphasis on the Internet. It's essen...[Read More]
64 pages , Millbrook Press , 2013-11-01 Have you ever wondered what mysteries the ocean holds? Prepare to explore the ocean from sunlit shallows to the deepest, darkest depths. Along the way, you'll meet many incredible creatures that are brand new to science. Dive to a coral reef and spot a new species of pygmy octopus. Travel deeper and discover fragile, nearly transpa...[Read More]
2017-11-17T08:00:00Z The Political Ecology of Oil and Gas Activities in the Nigerian Aquatic Ecosystem reviews the current status of the ecosystems and economic implications of oil and gas development in Nigeria, a key oil-producing state. The ecological and economic impacts of oil and gas development, particularly in developing nations, are crucial topics for ecologists, natural...[Read More]
195 pages , Earthscan , 1995 Published in association with The Royal Institute of International AffairsRenewable energy has been hailed by some as the foundation of future energy supplies, while others have voiced profound scepticism. In recent years, this sharp division has weakened: outright rejection has been tempered as the technologies have improved, but the contrib...[Read More]
The Youth Climate Movement (YouNGO) or International Youth Climate Movement (IYCM) refers to an international network of youth organisations that collectively aims to inspire, empower and mobilise a generational movement of young people to take positive action on climate change.
24 pages , The Rosen Publishing Group , 2008-07-15 What would happen if we someday needed to leave Earth and find somewhere else to live? This book takes a look at the options, how we could get to that point, and how we can all help make sure Earth remains our home.