2010-03-09T08:00:00Z A classic expos? in company with An Inconvenient Truth and Silent Spring, The Story of Stuff expands on the celebrated documentary exploring the threat of overconsumption on the environment, economy, and our health. Leonard examines the "stuff" we use everyday, offering a galvanizing critique and steps for a changed planet.
2011-01-15T08:00:00Z For years, predators like snow leopards and white-tipped sharks have been disappearing from the top of the food chain, largely as a result of human action. Science journalist Will Stolzenburg reveals why and how their absence upsets the delicate balance of the world's environment.
625 pages , John Wiley & Sons , 2008-11-26 Unique problem-and-solution approach for quickly mastering a broad range of calculations This book's problem-and-solution approach enables readers to quickly grasp the fundamentals of air pollution control equipment and essential applications. Moreover, the author sets forth solid principles for the design and selection of air p...[Read More]
338 pages , Benjamin-Cummings Publishing Company , 2007-04 This ... case study book provides students with the critical thinking and math skills needed to examine and analyze environmental issues relevant to today's world. Features current ... cases rather than hypothetical situations; presents the tools of critical thinking and applies them throughout the book, encourag...[Read More]
388 pages , HarperCollins , 1992-09-01 A compelling vision of the 21st-century--a brave new world in which the biosphere itself becomes the framework for rethinking personality, politics, and culture. "Rich in detail, unafraid of controversy . . . will help shake people's sense of who they are and what their lives mean".--Bill McKibben, author of The End of Nature.
67 pages , Centre for Economic Policy Research , 1998 A central tenet of the Maastricht Treaty is that a successful European Monetary Union requires sustainable public finances of its member states, yet there is no clear definition of sustainability. This book develops a concept of sustainability focusing on the controllability of public finances. After reviewing the the...[Read More]