402 pages , 2019-12-20 "In print continuously since 1990, Green Development has won a place as a leading account of sustainable development used by generations of undergraduate and graduate students. This authoritative and readable text provides a clear and coherent analysis of sustainable development in theory and practice. The fourth edition of Green Development is fully revis...[Read More]
106 pages , Springer , 2019-06-27 This book analyzes the interplay between development and the environment, focusing on how to forge social consensus and practices in the international community. Since the Rio Earth Summit in 1992, sustainable development has increasingly attracted the attention of the international community, and several international agreements have be...[Read More]
303 pages , Springer , 2019-02-19 Our Earth is considered as a natural system which organizes and controls itself. However, the present scale of anthropogenic activity is unprecedented in the history of mankind compelling the intelligentia to ponder over the scientific causes of the problems, processes and sustainable and pragmatic solutions. The current rate of resource...[Read More]
140 pages , Lexington Books , 2019-11-29 This edited volume features a collection of disparate case studies that examine the varied ways in which local cultural, social, and political dynamics inform and mitigate the veritable road map toward palpable and meaningful progress with pursuing the goals of environmental sustainability in Southeast Asia.
174 pages , 2020-01-12 "Only after the last tree has been cut down. Only after the last river has been poisoned. Only after the last fish has been caught, only then will you find that money cannot be eaten". Cree Indian Prophecy In this book, you can learn how global dietary transitions towards diets higher in calories, meat, dairy, eggs, and processed foods, when combined with ...[Read More]
2015 There is an urgent need for wastewater treatment plants (WWTPs) to adapt to a rise in water and energy demands, prolonged periods of drought, climate variability, and resource scarcity. As population increases, minimizing the carbon and energy footprints of wastewater treatment, while properly managing nutrients is crucial to improving the sustainability WWTPs. Integrated resource ...[Read More]
290 pages , Academic Press , 2019-06-15 Biofuels, Bioenergy and Food Security: Technology, Institutions and Policies explores the popular ‘Food versus Fuel’ debates, discussing the complex relationship between the biofuel and agricultural markets. From the importance of bioenergy in the context of climate change, to the potentially positive environmental consequences...[Read More]
152 pages , Independently Published , 2019-03-04 A Funny Notebook for Your Study Notes Be the talk of the lecture hall with this hilarious school subject themed composition notebook! A funny cover lets everyone (including the teacher) know exactly where you would rather be! Buy it for your lazy classmates, or teachers can use it to embarrass their students! Details: 8.5 ...[Read More]
468 pages , Routledge International Handbooks , 2017-08-04 Section 4 Event management -- 20 Sport venue sustainability: the role of local context and stakeholder engagement -- 21 Sustainable behaviors and the tailgater -- 22 Tailgating and air quality -- 23 STOKE Certified: initiating sustainability certification in surf tourism -- Section 5 Sociocultural approaches -- 2...[Read More]
386 pages , Springer , 2018-12-13 Interdisciplinary Teaching about the Earth and Environment for a Sustainable Future presents the outcomes of the InTeGrate project, a community effort funded by the National Science Foundation to improve Earth literacy and build a workforce prepared to tackle environmental and resource issues. The InTeGrate community is built around the ...[Read More]
456 pages , Edward Elgar Publishing This discerning book examines the challenges, opportunities and solutions for courts adjudicating on environmental cases. It offers a critical analysis of the practice and judgments of courts from various representative and influential jurisdictions.