Climate Change

Author: Joseph Romm
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190250178
Size: 71.35 MB
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"This book offers the most up-to-date examination of climate change's foundational science, implications for our future, and clean energy solutions that can mitigate its effects"--Back cover.

Environmental Protection

Author: Pamela Hill
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190223073
Size: 73.75 MB
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In 1962, Rachel Carson's Silent Spring sounded an alarm: the natural environment is being dangerously degraded because of human activity. Ever since, environmental protection has been a major societal concern.

Marine Pollution

Author: Judith S. Weis
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0199996687
Size: 57.54 MB
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The book's final section will discuss the effects of climate change and acidification on marine pollution levels, and how we can reduce pollutionat the local and global levels.

Food Politics

Author: Robert Paarlberg
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199322406
Size: 15.47 MB
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Paarlberg's book challenges myths and critiques more than a few of today's fashionable beliefs about farming and food. For those ready to have their thinking about food politics informed and also challenged, this is the book to read.

China S Economy

Author: Arthur R. Kroeber
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190239042
Size: 40.84 MB
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Whether you're doing business in China, negotiating with its government officials, or a student trying to navigate the complexities of this fascinating and diverse country, this is the one book that will tell you everything you need to know ...

Nuclear Energy

Author: Charles D. Ferguson
Publisher: OUP USA
ISBN: 0199759456
Size: 30.95 MB
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In Nuclear Energy: What Everyone Need to Know, Charles Ferguson provides an authoritative but highly accessible guide to the controversial issue of nuclear power.

Food And Agriculture What Everyone Needs To Know

Author: Robert Paarlberg
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190269200
Size: 44.23 MB
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Experts disagree on whether the 2012 summer drought in the United States was
linked to longterm climate change or to shortterm factors such as a cyclical La
Niña effect. The impacts of climate change on farming in the developing world
are likely to be more damaging. One 2009 projection done by the International
Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) was based on a linked computer model
that incorporated both a food supplyanddemand component and a biological
crop growth ...

The New Middle East What Everyone Needs To Know

Author: James L. Gelvin
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190654007
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In The New Middle East: What Everyone Needs to Know®, renowned Middle East scholar James L. Gelvin explains all these developments and more in a concise question-and-answer format.