2017-01-09T08:00:00Z Information overload, the shallows, weapons of mass distraction, the googlization of minds: countless commentators condemn the flood of images and information that dooms us to a pathological attention deficit.
In this new book, cultural theorist Yves Citton goes against the tide of these standard laments to offer a new perspective on the problem of atten...[Read More]
105 pages , Springer Science & Business Media , 2013-06-24 Differing interpretations, perspectives and expectations on the term sustainability exist. To take sustainability as an action guiding mandate for implementation it needs to be concrete and measurable as well it should weigh pros and cons. But how can such an integrated measurement in the field of renewable energ...[Read More]
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We believe ecological building practices are not only good for the environment they also provide immediate and long term benefits for the building owner and occupants.
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208 pages , Crowood , 2013-03-01 Every day there are news reports that highlight spiralling energy costs, accelerating energy consumption, serious concerns over fuel security and fears that oil production may soon decline. All such reports are set against a background of the most serious threat to the world today - global warming and the devastating impact of climate cha...[Read More]
94 pages , Green Books , 2001-01 Whilst â€˜environmental educationâ€™, and more recently â€˜education for sustainable developmentâ€™ are important trends, they are not sufficient to reorient and transform education as a wholeâ€”and yet time is short to realise such change. The Briefing critiques the prevailing managerial and mechanistic paradigm in...[Read More]
212 pages , Infobase Publishing , 2010 Discusses how human-related activities are contributing to the warming of the Earth, describes the effects of climate change on people and the environment, and outlines measures that can be taken to help manage the problem.