304 pages , MIT Press , 2012-10-19 An account of conflicts within engineering in the 1960s that helped shape our dominant contemporary understanding of technological change as the driver of history. In the late 1960s an eclectic group of engineers joined the antiwar and civil rights activists of the time in agitating for change. The engineers were fighting to remake thei...[Read More]
305 pages , 1996 An analysis of the status of environmental education in a sample of European and Commonwealth countries was undertaken combined with surveys in the UK and Pakistan. This involved an investigation of the current provisions for environmental education regarding distance teaching programmes in higher education institutions in the various countries and an assessment...[Read More]
2016-09-15T07:00:00Z Second edition of a concise introduction to Schauberger's life and thinking. Viktor Schauberger's knowledge of natural energies led to inventions which, if properly harnessed, could solve the world's energy crisis. Unfortunately most peop find his ideas difficult to understand or accept.
50 pages , World Bank Publications , 2006 "In this paper the authors reconsider the idea of an earnings-related pension system with reserves invested in indexed government bonds as a mechanism to both ensure financial sustainability and improve security. They start by reviewing the characterization of the sustainable rate of return of an earnings-related pension system w...[Read More]
244 pages , Orbis Books , 2011 This work demonstrates how understanding environmental science and theology can provide new resources for sustaining the Earth. With sidebars, discussion questions, and recommended readings, the book provides students with a text that nurtures both critical thinking and ethical action.
2017-05-20T07:00:00Z When you think of pirates, people these days usually think of media star Johnny Depp, seen to the right. Believe me, his character was no angel. However, he was a knight in shining armor compared to Captain Kidd, Morgan le Fay, Henry Every, Bartholomew Roberts, Roberto Coffers, Jean Lafitte and last but hardly the least notorious Edward Teach, aka Blackbeard....[Read More]
51 pages , DIANE Publishing , 2001-08-01 In the past 20 years air quality has generally been improving throughout much of the U.S. However, there is growing concern about visibility, air quality, and certain respiratory illnesses in and near Great Smoky Mountains Nat. Park on the North Carolina-TN border. In light of these concerns about the park and adjacent areas, this...[Read More]
Welcome to the group "Earth Science Study Circle India ".
This group aims for quality discussions and information sharing among earth science students, teachers and industry professionals in India. However, people having interest in earth science are welcome in the group.
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