2021-09-14T07:00:00Z Step Out of Your Car and Right into Nature!
New England's Roadside Ecology guides you through 30 spectacular natural sites, all within an easy walk from the road. The sites include the forests, wetlands, alpines, dunes, and geologic ecosystems that make up New England.
Author Tom Wessels is the perfect guide. Each entry starts wi...[Read More]
Cambridge University Press , 2021-01-21 Feeding the world, climate change, biodiversity, antibiotics, plastics, pandemics - the list of concerns seems endless. But what is most pressing, and what should we do first? Do we all need to become vegetarian? How can we fly in a low-carbon world? How can we take control of technology? And, given the global nature of the challenges we n...[Read More]
426 pages , CRC Press , 2015-09-18 Successfully Measure the Benefits of Green Design and Construction Sustainability in Engineering Design and Construction outlines the sustainable practices used in engineering design and construction operations for all types of engineering and construction projects. Aimed at ushering the engineering and construction industry into embrac...[Read More]
224 pages , 2019-06-24 The in-depth study of the diverse species of flora and fauna with respect to an ecosystem is known as forest ecology. The direct consequence of widespread deforestation and human encroachment has been largely felt in the loss of biodiversity in forest ecosystems. Initiating conservation efforts to control the situation requires an understanding of forest d...[Read More]
304 pages , BRILL , 2008 Through close readings of contemporary made-in-Singapore films (by Jack Neo, Eric Khoo, and Royston Tan) and television programs (Singapore Idol, sitcoms, and dramas), this book explores the possibilities and limitations of resistance within an advanced capitalist-industrial society whose authoritarian government skillfully negotiates the risks a...[Read More]
456 pages , John Wiley and Sons , 2011-01-04 You can get there Where do you want to go? You might already be working in the health care field and may be looking to expand your skills. You might be setting out on a new career path. Or, you might want to learn more about exciting opportunities in health care management. Wherever you want to go, Health Care Management will ...[Read More]
112 pages , Samuel French, Inc. , 1984 The semi-autobiographical, riotous account of stage-struck young David Kolowitz, originated on Broadway by Alan Arkin, working as a delivery boy in a sewing machine factory. Denying his parent's wishes for a druggist in the family, he leaves their dreams and his devoted girlfriend Wanda behind and is soon enlisted (and paying for) a...[Read More]
281 pages , McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages , 2008-04-03 Since its inception An Introduction to Business Ethics, by Joseph Desjardins has been a cutting-edge resource for the business ethics course. DesJardin's unique approach encompasses all that an introductory business ethics course is, from a multidisciplinary perspective. It offers critical analysis...[Read More]
172 pages , Springer , 2020-08-25 This book chronicles a few approaches to constructing biohybrid devices using photosynthetic protein complexes. Can the abundantly available solar energy be tapped to meet our rising energy demands using green and cheap active materials? Exploring nature’s own tiny solar factories, the photosynthetic proteins could hold the key. Photos...[Read More]