2002-06-01T07:00:00Z The Huaorani of Ecuador lived as hunters and gatherers in the Amazonian rainforest for hundred of years, largely undisturbed by western civilization. Since their first encounter with North American missionaries in 1956, they have held a special place in journalistic and popular imagination as "Ecuador's last savages." Trekking Through History is the first des...[Read More]
2013-01-11T08:00:00Z What part can Hindu and Buddhist traditions play in resolving the ecological problems facing India and South East Asia? David Gosling's exciting study, based on extensive fieldwork, is of global significance: the creation of more sustainable relationships between people and the natural world is one of the most urgent social and environmental problems of the new ...[Read More]
Study of the marine life of the NE Atlantic Ocean and the seas and lochs surrounding the British Isles.
British Marine Life Study Society official page
Purpose and Aims
* to stimulate interest in the undersea world and natural history of the seas, and related subjects.
* to bridge the gap between the popular books and scientific literature by publishing readable and informative ar...[Read More]
30 pages , 2010 Hard power has globally been the main strategy in countering terrorism for a long time. Saudi Arabia tried this strategy and found it ineffective. In its quest to find an effective alternative, the Saudi Arabian government decided to try soft power. One might ask what factors lead Saudi government officials to pursue a policy of soft power, and what elements buil...[Read More]
312 pages , Routledge , 2014-11-20 Climate change poses multiple challenges to development. It affects lives and livelihoods, infrastructure and institutions, as well as beliefs, cultures and identities. There is a growing recognition that the social dimensions of vulnerability and adaptation now need to move to the forefront of development policies and practices. This b...[Read More]