Human Ecology , Bernard Campbell


Published in: itune > Life Sciences,Books,Science & Nature > environmental engineering | Published on 21/May/2019 08:20

2017-09-08T07:00:00Z
This new edition of a widely adopted primary and supplementary text explores human adaptations to environments over time. It is biologically and culturally sophisticated, drawing on an impressive array of archaeological and paleontological research. Campbell proceeds from earlier, simpler biomes to later, more complex ones, examining selected aspects of the prehisto...[Read More]



Shared by   |   Permalink



The Burren , David Cabot & Roger Goodwillie


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Lifestyle & Home,Pets,Ecology > environmental engineering | Published on 21/May/2019 08:06

2018-11-29T08:00:00Z
The Burren is one of those rare and magical places where geology, glacial history, botany, zoology and millennia of cultural history have converged to create a unique landscape of extraordinary natural history interest. It is without equal to any other area in Ireland or Britain.

To the unsuspecting tourist, much of the landscape of the Burren looks bleak...[Read More]



Shared by   |   Permalink



Marginality , Joachim von Braun & Franz W. Gatzweiler


Published in: itune > Environment,Books,Science & Nature,Business & Personal Finance,Economics,Professional & Technical,Law,Politics & Current Events > environmental engineering | Published on 21/May/2019 01:45

2013-08-19T07:00:00Z
This volume presents new insights on marginality, i.e. the situation of people living on the edge of socio-economic and ecological systems. The marginality concept leads to different development policies. While the prevalence of poverty declined by about 50 percent in the past two decades, any further reduction of poverty will be more difficult, because of high dive...[Read More]



Shared by   |   Permalink



2019-07-08T07:00:00Z
Ein Buch so aufregend wie ein Tauchgang in die Tiefsee

Die Tiefen unserer Ozeane verbergen eine faszinierende Wunderwelt, die bis heute weniger Menschen mit eigenen Augen gesehen haben als die Oberfl?che des Mondes. In diesem Buch erz?hlt der Zoologe und Natursch?tzer Robert Hofrichter die spannendsten Geschichten aus dem schillernden Kosmos, der die Erde...[Read More]



Shared by   |   Permalink



The New Wild , Fred Pearce


Published in: itune > Ecology,Books,Science & Nature,Life Sciences > environmental engineering | Published on 21/May/2019 00:03

2015-04-02T07:00:00Z
Veteran environmental journalist Fred Pearce used to think of invasive species as evil interlopers spoiling pristine 'natural' ecosystems. Most conservationists would agree. But what if traditional ecology is wrong, and true environmentalists should be applauding the invaders?

In The New Wild, Pearce goes on a journey to rediscover what conservation shou...[Read More]



Shared by   |   Permalink



Wonderland , Brett Westwood & Stephen Moss


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Ecology > environmental engineering | Published on 20/May/2019 20:58

2017-04-06T07:00:00Z
A SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER

'Vibrant, fascinating, poetic - a year in living things: all the things we love, all the things we wish we could, all the little things we step over and never know - the best of British wildlife from two superb naturalists and writers' CHRIS PACKHAM

From blackbirds, beavers and beetles to tawny ...[Read More]



Shared by   |   Permalink



2017-07-09T07:00:00Z
Why go to Puerto Rico and even the South Caribbean? Why not? She may or may not become America's 51st state.

An even better motive was to escape all the mudslinging and name-calling of the American Presidential Election. Unfortunately, we had to return two days before that ominous date because our budget was running low.

We were scheduled to ...[Read More]



Shared by   |   Permalink



The Hidden World of the Forest , Dwight R. Kuhn & David M. Schwartz


Published in: itune > Science & Nature,Books,Kids,Animals > environmental engineering | Published on 20/May/2019 20:47

2013-09-20T07:00:00Z
Grab a pair of binoculars, a magnifying glass and your sense of adventure for a guided nature walk through a typical North American forest. It is a complex and beautiful world that few people see close up, but through the lens of a master nature photographer, you will enjoy intimate views of the forest's plants, animals and other living things. The award-winning aut...[Read More]



Shared by   |   Permalink



The Hidden World of the Pond , Dwight R. Kuhn & David M. Schwartz


Published in: itune > Science & Nature,Books,Kids,Animals > environmental engineering | Published on 20/May/2019 19:50

2013-09-20T07:00:00Z
Grab a pair of binoculars, a magnifying glass and your sense of adventure for a guided nature walk around and into a typical North American pond. It is a complex and beautiful world that few people see close up, but through the lens of a master nature photographer, you will enjoy intimate views of the pond's animals, plants and other living things. The award-winning...[Read More]



Shared by   |   Permalink



The Hidden World of the Meadow , Dwight R. Kuhn & David M. Schwartz


Published in: itune > Science & Nature,Books,Kids,Animals > environmental engineering | Published on 20/May/2019 17:24

2013-09-20T07:00:00Z
Grab a pair of binoculars, a magnifying glass and your sense of adventure for a guided nature walk in a typical North American meadow, or wild field. It is a complex and beautiful world that few people see close up, but through the lens of a master nature photographer, you will enjoy intimate views of the meadow's animals, plants and other living things. The award-w...[Read More]



Shared by   |   Permalink



Das gro?e tiefe Blau , Alex Rogers, Enrico Heinemann & J?rn Pinnow


Published in: itune > Life Sciences,Books,Science & Nature,Biology,Earth Sciences,Environment,Ecology > environmental engineering | Published on 20/May/2019 15:58

2019-11-15T08:00:00Z
Die faszinierende Geschichte des geheimnisvollsten ?kosystems der Erde

Die Ozeane bilden den gr??ten Teil unseres Planeten, mit Bergen, h?her als die h?chsten Gipfel an Land, und Schluchten, die tiefer sind als der Mount Everest hoch ist. Doch nur ein Bruchteil dieser gewaltigen Welt unter Wasser ist erforscht.
Alex Rogers, einer der international ...[Read More]



Shared by   |   Permalink



Social Ecology and Social Change , Eirik Eiglad


Published in: itune > Politics & Current Events,Books,Science & Nature,Nature,Nonfiction,Philosophy > environmental engineering | Published on 20/May/2019 14:34

2018-01-18T08:00:00Z
Today, there is an urgent need for a new politics. We must change our society to reverse the damage human societies make on the environment. To do so, we need a practical and realistic approach that can transform our cities into being ecological and democratic cities.
--Dimitri I. Roussopoulos

How can we create a society that is ecological as well as...[Read More]



Shared by   |   Permalink





Subject Matters:

From Resources
Activities

    Spread the love!
   Share on Facebook now