Sustainability Indicators Measuring the Immeasurable?

Published in: Google Books > Architecture > Sustainability | Published on 04/Feb/2019 05:37

256 pages , Routledge , 2012-05-04
Praise for the first edition: 'This book should be of interest to anyone interested in sustainable development, and especially sustainability indicators. Bell and Morse easily succeed in exposing the fundamental paradoxes of these concepts and, more importantly, they offer us a way forward. Readers ... will find their practical recommen...[Read More]

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Thomas Berry, Dreamer of the Earth , Ervin Laszlo & Allan Combs

Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Health, Mind & Body,Spirituality > global warming | Published on 24/Sep/2018 15:13

A tribute to the visionary contributions and prophetic writings of Thomas Berry, spiritual ecologist and father of environmentalism

o Contains 10 essays by eminent philosophers, thinkers, and scientists in the field of ecology and sustainability, including Matthew Fox, Joanna Macy, Duane Elgin, Sean Esbj?rn-Hargens, Ervin Laszlo, and Allan Combs
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Design, Ecology, Politics , Joanna Boehnert

Published in: itune > Design,Books,Professional & Technical,Arts & Entertainment,Art & Architecture > environmental education | Published on 17/Aug/2018 13:50

Design, Ecology, Politics links social and ecological theory to design theory and practice, critiquing the ways in which the design industry perpetuates unsustainable development.

Boehnert argues that when design does engage with issues of sustainability, this engagement remains shallow, due to the narrow basis of analysis in design education and t...[Read More]

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Feeding the Planet Environmental Protection through Sustainable Agriculture

Published in: Google Books > Nature > Environmental protection | Published on 05/Aug/2018 20:39

301 pages , Haus Publishing , 2010-02-01
Almost a billion people all over the earth suffer from hunger and malnutrition. Many of them are starving while the world's population continues to grow dramatically. The population in the industrialized nations, whose hunger is still abundantly satisfied, must struggle with the costs of heavily subsidized overproduction of food. ...[Read More]

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Integrated Pollution Prevention and Control The EC Directive from a Comparative Legal and Economic Perspective

Published in: Google Books > Law > pollution | Published on 17/Jul/2018 22:21

155 pages , 1999
This book constitutes the first comparative commentary on Council Directive 96/61/EC of 24 September 1996 concerning integrated pollution prevention and control (IPPC), which is to be implemented in EU Member States before 31 October 1999. The provisions of the IPPC Directive contain a number of uncertainties and ambiguities which were discussed, but not fully r...[Read More]

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Person-centred Nursing Theory and Practice

Published in: Google Books > Medical > Environment care | Published on 25/Jun/2018 23:03

208 pages , John Wiley & Sons , 2011-06-09
The concept of 'person-centredness' has become established in approaches to the delivery of healthcare, particularly with nursing, and is embedded in many international healthcare policy frameworks and strategic plans. This book explores person-centred nursing using a framework that has been derived from research and practice. P...[Read More]

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Used Cooking Oil: Your Alternative Fuel?

Published in: youtube > KPBS News > alternative power | Published on 13/Jun/2018 05:58

Gas prices unexpectedly roared into record territory in February. That surge forced San Diego drivers to consider their pocketbooks when refueling. It also has some drivers considering other...

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Fundamentals of Air Pollution

Published in: Google Books > Technology & Engineering > pollution | Published on 08/Jun/2018 10:38

996 pages , Academic Press , 2014-07-26
Fundamentals of Air Pollution is an important and widely used textbook in the environmental science and engineering community. This thoroughly revised fifth edition of Fundamentals of Air Pollution has been updated throughout and remains the most complete text available, offering a stronger systems perspective and more coverage of ...[Read More]

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School-Age Care Environment Rating Scale (SACERS)

Published in: Google Books > Education > Environment care | Published on 16/Mar/2018 07:41

72 pages , Teachers College Press , 2013-11-15
What are the components of high-quality after-school care for children ages 5 - 12? How can we evaluate these programs? These are the challenges facing caregivers, schools, agencies, and parents as after-school programs proliferate. The SACERS Updated Edition provides an easy-to-use resource for defining and assessing the qu...[Read More]

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Gluten-Free Family Favorites The 75 Go-To Recipes You Need to Feed Kids and Adults All Day, Every Day

Published in: Google Books > Cooking > ecology for kids | Published on 22/Feb/2018 16:36

240 pages , The Experiment , 2014-07-01
This kid-friendly cookbook from category-leading authors has gluten-free families covered, every day of the week Cooking and sharing meals is something every family should be able to enjoy together—even if one or more family members eats gluten-free. If your household is avoiding gluten, this book will lead the way to recrea...[Read More]

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Recycling Persuasive Speech

Published in: youtube > McKenzi Parham > recycling | Published on 23/Jan/2018 23:12

This is my persuasive speech for my online speech 1315 class at Hill College. Hope you enjoy! Recycling Introduction Did you know that it takes a paper towel two to four weeks to decompose?...

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Handbook of Sustainable Engineering

Published in: Google Books > Science > environmental engineering | Published on 14/Jun/2017 07:58

1298 pages , Springer Verlag , 2013
The Handbook of Sustainable Engineering equips readers with the context and the best practices derived from both academic research and practical examples of successful implementations of sustainable technical solutions.

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