Social impact of environmental issues books

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Climate Change, Consumption and Intergenerational Justice: Lived Experiences in China, Uganda and the UK

Climate Change, Consumption and Intergenerational Justice:...

Author: Kristina Diprose ,  Gill Valentine
ISBN: 9781529204735
Format: Hardback
$99.99

Based on a cross-national and cross-generational project on climate change and consumption with urban residents...  Read More >>

A Terrible Thing to Waste: Environmental Racism and Its Assault on the American Mind

A Terrible Thing to Waste: Environmental Racism and...

Author: Harriet A. Washington
ISBN: 9780316509435
Format: Hardback
$39.99

A powerful indictment of the notion of hereditary intelligence, A Terrible Thing to Waste shows how environmental...  Read More >>

SOS: What you can do to reduce climate change - simple actions that make a difference

SOS: What you can do to reduce climate change - simple...

Author: Seth Wynes
ISBN: 9781529105896
Format: Paperback
$19.99

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Creative (Climate) Communications: Productive Pathways for Science, Policy and Society

Creative (Climate) Communications: Productive Pathways...

Author: Maxwell Boykoff (University of Colorado Boulder)
ISBN: 9781316646823
Format: Paperback
$59.49

Through a sustained assessment of creative (climate) communications, this handbook helps get us 'unstuck' in conversations...  Read More >>

Creative (Climate) Communications: Productive Pathways for Science, Policy and Society

Creative (Climate) Communications: Productive Pathways...

Author: Maxwell Boykoff (University of Colorado Boulder)
ISBN: 9781107195387
Format: Hardback
$155.22

Through a sustained assessment of creative (climate) communications, this handbook helps get us 'unstuck' in conversations...  Read More >>

Hazardous Chemicals: Agents of Risk and Change, 1800-2000

Hazardous Chemicals: Agents of Risk and Change, 1800-2000...

Author: Ernst Homburg ,  Elisabeth Vaupel
ISBN: 9781789203196
Format: Hardback
$258.75

Covering a host of both notorious and little-known substances, the chapters in this collection investigate the emergence...  Read More >>

New Directions in Sustainability and Society: Nature, Society, and Justice in the Anthropocene: Unraveling the Money-Energy-Technology Complex

New Directions in Sustainability and Society: Nature,...

Author: Alf Hornborg (Lunds Universitet, Sweden)
ISBN: 9781108429375
Format: Hardback
$219.94

This book shows how money and technology have shaped our thinking and social and ecological relations, with disturbing...  Read More >>

What Next for Sustainable Development?: Our Common Future at Thirty

What Next for Sustainable Development?: Our Common Future...

Author: James Meadowcroft ,  David Banister
ISBN: 9781788975216
Format: Paperback
$58.32

Sustainable development brings together a series of normative themes related to negotiating environmental limits,...  Read More >>

Silt: Prose Poems

Silt: Prose Poems

Author: Aurora Levins Morales
ISBN: 9780983683124
Format: Paperback
$24.74

In the late 1890s a US congressman argued that the United States had the right to seize Cuba because he believed...  Read More >>

Feminist Technoecologies: Reimagining Matters of Care and Sustainability

Feminist Technoecologies: Reimagining Matters of Care...

Author: Dagmar Lorenz-Meyer ,  Pat Treusch
ISBN: 9780367334918
Format: Hardback
$242.00

This book develops the concept of feminist technoecologies as a theoretical and methodological tool for examining...  Read More >>

Stone Talks

Stone Talks

Author: Alyson Hallett
ISBN: 9781911193555
Format: Paperback
$31.05

Stone Talks brings together poems and four essays by Alyson Hallett on the subject of stones, somatics and our relationship...  Read More >>

Climate Justice: A Man-Made Problem With a Feminist Solution

Climate Justice: A Man-Made Problem With a Feminist...

Author: Mary Robinson
ISBN: 9781408888438
Format: Paperback
$29.99

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Britain and the Arctic

Britain and the Arctic

Author: Duncan Depledge
ISBN: 9783319887487
Format: Paperback
$116.41

British interest in the Arctic has returned to heights not seen since the end of the Cold War; concerns about climate...  Read More >>

Global Perspectives on Long Term Community Resource Management

Global Perspectives on Long Term Community Resource...

Author: Ludomir R. Lozny ,  Thomas H. McGovern
ISBN: 9783030157999
Format: Hardback
$232.85

Communal-level resource management successes and failures comprise complex interactions that involve local, regional,...  Read More >>

The State in the Forest: Contested Commons in the Nineteenth Century Venetian Alps

The State in the Forest: Contested Commons in the Nineteenth...

Author: Giacomo Bonan
ISBN: 9781912186082
Format: Hardback
$155.25

The State in the Forest uses a case study of conflict over use of wood - the principal source of energy and the...  Read More >>

Guidance on Land-Use Planning, the Siting of Hazardous Activities and Related Safety Aspects

Guidance on Land-Use Planning, the Siting of Hazardous...

Author: United Nations Economic Commission for Europe
ISBN: 9789211171518
Format: Paperback
$36.49

This guidance aims to assist Parties in more effectively mitigating the effects of possible industrial accidents...  Read More >>

Irreplaceable: The fight to save our wild places

Irreplaceable: The fight to save our wild places

Author: Julian Hoffman
ISBN: 9780241293881
Format: Hardback
$45.00

All across the world, irreplaceable habitats are under threat. Unique ecosystems of plants and animals are being...  Read More >>

Cambridge Studies on Environment, Energy and Natural Resources Governance: In Search of Good Energy Policy

Cambridge Studies on Environment, Energy and Natural...

Author: Marc Ozawa ,  Jonathan Chaplin (University of Cambridge)
ISBN: 9781108481168
Format: Hardback
$219.91

This volume presents a dialogue on the relevance of multi-disciplinary research and offers a look at why science...  Read More >>

Air Pollution: Concepts, Theory, and Applications

Air Pollution: Concepts, Theory, and Applications

Author: Christian Seigneur
ISBN: 9781108481632
Format: Hardback
$116.41

Provides a complete coverage of air pollution from its sources to its health and environmental impacts. Ideal for...  Read More >>

Microclimate for Cultural Heritage: Measurement, Risk Assessment, Conservation, Restoration, and Maintenance of Indoor and Outdoor Monuments

Microclimate for Cultural Heritage: Measurement, Risk...

Author: Dario Camuffo (National Research Council, Institute of Atmospheric Sciences and Climate, Padua, Italy)
ISBN: 9780444641069
Format: Paperback
$401.06

Microclimate for Cultural Heritage: Measurement, Risk Assessment, Conservation, Restoration, and Maintenance of...  Read More >>

Who's Minding the Farm?: In this climate emergency

Who's Minding the Farm?: In this climate emergency

Author: Patrice Newell
ISBN: 9780143789390
Format: Paperback
$35.00

In an era of rapid climate change, this vital account of how agriculture can address major issues is an Australian...  Read More >>

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