Markets And The Environment Second Edition

Author: Nathaniel O. Keohane
Publisher: Island Press
ISBN: 1610916077
Size: 11.89 MB
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Readers of the first edition will notice new analysis of cost estimation as well as specific market instruments, including municipal water pricing and waste disposal.

Global Environmental Governance

Author: James Gustave Speth
Publisher: Island Press
ISBN: 9781597266055
Size: 25.73 MB
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Written by Gus Speth, one of the architects of the international environmental movement, and accomplished political scientist Peter M. Haas, Global Environmental Governance tells the story of how the community of nations, nongovernmental ...

Ecology And Ecosystem Conservation

Author: Oswald J. Schmitz
Publisher: Island Press
ISBN: 9781597265980
Size: 71.47 MB
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The book closes with a final chapter that addresses the need not only to understand ecological science, but to put that science into an ecosystem conservation ethics perspective.

Water Resources

Author: Shimon C. Anisfeld
Publisher: Island Press
ISBN: 9781597269735
Size: 16.75 MB
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The book familiarizes students with the current water crisis and with approaches for managing this essential resource more effectively in a time of rapid environmental and social change.

Beyond Smoke And Mirrors

Author: Burton Richter
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1139486721
Size: 71.95 MB
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This book assesses the sensible, senseless and biased proposals for averting the potentially disastrous consequences of global warming, allowing the reader to draw their own conclusions on switching to more sustainable energy provision.

Resource Economics

Author: Jon M. Conrad
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521697670
Size: 67.96 MB
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A text for students with a background in calculus and intermediate microeconomics and a familiarity with the spreadsheet software Excel.

Ecology And Religion

Author: John Grim
Publisher: Island Press
ISBN: 9781597267076
Size: 74.88 MB
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Yet the authors argue that religion and ecology are not the province of institutions or disciplines alone. They describe four fundamental aspects of religious life: orienting, grounding, nurturing, and transforming.

Understanding Environmental Issues

Author: Susan Buckingham
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 9781446239537
Size: 30.96 MB
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"Understanding Environmental Issues provides an excellent foundation for developing critical thinking about contemporary environmental concerns and the ways in which these are debated, represented and managed.

Economics And The Environment 7th Edition

Author: Eban S. Goodstein
Publisher: Wiley Global Education
ISBN: 111880550X
Size: 66.51 MB
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In the 7th edition of Economics and the Environment, Dr. Eban Goodstein and new co-author, Dr. Stephen Polasky, provide students with a clear, concise, and comprehensive presentation of environmental and resource economics.

Conservation Biogeography

Author: Richard Ladle
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781444390025
Size: 22.14 MB
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This book provides the first comprehensive review of the field in a series of closely interlinked chapters addressing the central issues within this exciting and important subject.