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Environmentalist thought & ideology

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Environmentalist thought & ideology

Paperback. For thousands of years, humans have exploited the planet without counting the cost. Now Gaia, the living Earth, is fighting back. As the polar icecaps shrink and the global temperature rises, we approach the point of no return. This title offers a dire warning against the unchecked growth of civilization. Num Pages: 240 pages, 8pp colour. BIC Classification: RNA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 130 x 15. Weight in Grams: 196.
Publisher
Penguin Books Ltd
Number of pages
240
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780141025971
ISBN
9780141025971

€ 14.99
€ 12.16

Paperback. Num Pages: 352 pages, 105 b&w plates. BIC Classification: ABA; HPN; HPS; RNA; RNC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 171 x 231 x 22. Weight in Grams: 706.
Publisher
UIT Cambridge United Kingdom
Number of pages
352
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Condition
New
SKU
V9781870098656
ISBN
9781870098656

€ 9.99
€ 9.30

Paperback. In this powerful and provocative book, Scottish writer and campaigner Alastair McIntosh shows how it is still possible for individuals and communities to take on the might of corporate power and emerge victorious. Num Pages: 384 pages, 8pp b&w photographs. BIC Classification: 1DBKS; JPW; RNA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 130 x 26. Weight in Grams: 256. People Versus Corporate Power. 384 pages, 8pp b&w photographs. In this powerful and provocative book, Scottish writer and campaigner Alastair McIntosh shows how it is still possible for individuals and communities to take on the might of corporate power and emerge victorious. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1DBKS; JPW; RNA. Dimension: 198 x 130 x 26. Weight: 332.
Publisher
Aurum Press Ltd
Number of pages
384
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9781854109422
ISBN
9781854109422

€ 14.99
€ 12.16

Paperback. The author's Gaia theory, the idea that our planet is a living, self-regulating system, has transformed the way we see our planet and what is now happening to it. In this book, he distils a lifetime's wisdom and observation of the Earth to reveal the rate at which our climate is altering, how conventional 'green' measures are not working. Num Pages: 192 pages, 8 pp colour inset. BIC Classification: RNA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 125 x 15. Weight in Grams: 164.
Publisher
penguin
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780141039251
ISBN
9780141039251

€ 13.99
€ 11.34

Paperback. Drawing on preliminary results from a massive study conducted by the World Bank to probe the links between stabilization and growth, Cooper examines the experience of developing countries faced by the oil shocks of the 1970s and the debt crisis of the 1980s. Editor(s): Kaplan, David M. Num Pages: 272 pages, 5 figures. BIC Classification: PDR; RNA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 12. .
Publisher
The MIT Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9780262533164
ISBN
9780262533164

€ 33.99
€ 26.24

Paperback. Roger Scruton is one of Britain's most respected thinkers and in this new book he offers a radically different solution to the planet's most important problem. Num Pages: 464 pages. BIC Classification: HP; RNA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 131 x 37. Weight in Grams: 440. How to Think Seriously About the Planet. 464 pages. Roger Scruton is one of Britain's most respected thinkers and in this new book he offers a radically different solution to the planet's most important problem. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: HP; RNA. Dimension: 199 x 131 x 37. Weight: 440.
Publisher
Atlantic Books
Number of pages
464
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848872028
ISBN
9781848872028

€ 17.99
€ 14.62

Paperback. Dissecting the new theoretical buzzword of the "Anthropocene" Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: HPS; RNA; RNC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 130 x 302 x 26. Weight in Grams: 342.
Publisher
Verso
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781784785031
ISBN
9781784785031

€ 15.99
€ 13.99

Hardcover. Written with a penetrating simplicity, No Destination is an exhilarating account of an extraordinary life. Num Pages: 344 pages. BIC Classification: BGA; HRLK; JPWD; RNA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 228 x 163 x 35. Weight in Grams: 780.
Publisher
UIT Cambridge Ltd.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Edition
4th Revised edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780857842619
ISBN
9780857842619

€ 23.99
€ 17.63

Paperback. Presents a radical vision of humanity's future as the thinking brain of our Earth-system. This book introduces two new author's ideas. It gives his reflections on how scientific advances are made, and his own remarkable life as a lone scientist. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: RNA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 130 x 197 x 15. Weight in Grams: 158.
Publisher
Penguin UK
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9780241961414
ISBN
9780241961414

€ 13.99
€ 11.34

Paperback. Combining close readings with theoretical sophistication, this book is a path-breaking addition to both Shakespearean scholarship and the burgeoning field of ecocriticism. Refreshingly, Estok takes readers back to the radical possibilities ecocriticism began with to give new insight into a dramatist who had a lot to say about the natural world. Series: Literatures, Cultures, and the Environment. Num Pages: 192 pages, 4 black & white illustrations, biography. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBD; DSGS; RNA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 153 x 218 x 11. Weight in Grams: 242.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
2011th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781137446893
ISBN
9781137446893

€ 64.38

Hardcover. Editor(s): Bristow, Tom; Ford, Thomas H. Series: Routledge Environmental Humanities. Num Pages: 264 pages, 8 black & white illustrations, 4 black & white halftones, 4 black & white line drawings. BIC Classification: DSB; JFC; RNA; RNPG. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 165 x 242 x 20. Weight in Grams: 536.
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781138838161
ISBN
9781138838161

€ 156.24

Paperback. Meat: A Benign Extravagance is an exploration of the difficult environmental, ethical and health issues surrounding the human consumption of animal flesh. It lays out in detail the reasons why we must decrease the amount of meat we eat, both for the planet and for ourselves. Num Pages: 336 pages, 15 diagrams & tables. BIC Classification: KCN; RNA; RNF; RNK; TVF; TVG; TVH; TVM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 157 x 17. Weight in Grams: 528.
Publisher
Hyden House Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
336
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781856230551
ISBN
9781856230551

€ 25.99
€ 19.50

Paperback. Argues for new ways of conceptualising our ethical obligations regarding global climate change and responds to first-generation literature. Editor(s): Arnold, Denis G. Num Pages: 354 pages, 16 b/w illus. 3 tables. BIC Classification: HPQ; RNA; RNPG. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 230 x 161 x 19. Weight in Grams: 488.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781107666016
ISBN
9781107666016

€ 50.91

Paperback. The Approaching Great Transformation is about the coming shift in how we act and think economically as the era of cheap oil comes to an end. It provides inspiration for those engaged in the ongoing global effort to move away from our dependency on fossil fuels and ceaseless growth, and towards a more sustainable, stable, and just system. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: RNA; RNU. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 157 x 228 x 13. Weight in Grams: 352.
Publisher
Policy Press
Number of pages
240
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781447311119
ISBN
9781447311119

€ 21.52

Paperback. Num Pages: 236 pages, 7 black & white illustrations, 1 black & white tables, 6 black & white halftones. BIC Classification: JHM; RNA; RNT; TQ. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 157 x 235 x 13. Weight in Grams: 362.
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415833875
ISBN
9780415833875

€ 53.36

Paperback. Num Pages: 289 pages, 3 black & white illustrations, 6 black & white tables. BIC Classification: HPQ; RNA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 246 x 176 x 17. Weight in Grams: 536.
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415535847
ISBN
9780415535847

€ 54.59

Paperback. Foreword by Kai Curry-Lindahl. The first book in English to describe Viktor Schauberger's prophetic work. Num Pages: 162 pages, b&w photographs. BIC Classification: 3JH; 3JJ; BG; RNA; RNK; RNU. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 213 x 138 x 14. Weight in Grams: 216.
Publisher
Gill Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Condition
New
SKU
9780717133901
ISBN
9780717133901

€ 12.88

Paperback. Global warming defines our age. Understanding it in the context of the history of ideas offers a mirror to our times.. Num Pages: 360 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: RNA; RNPG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 156 x 27. Weight in Grams: 538.
Publisher
Quartet Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
9780704373396
ISBN
9780704373396

€ 11.82

Paperback. People & Permaculture widens the definition of permaculture from being mainly about land-based systems to include our own lives, relationships and society. This book provides a framework to help each of us improve our ability to care for ourselves, our friends, families and for the Earth. Illustrator(s): Storch, Rebecca. Num Pages: 320 pages, 140 b/w line drawings and diagrams. BIC Classification: RNA; VSZ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 246 x 187 x 9. Weight in Grams: 770.
Publisher
Hyden House Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
304
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
2016 Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781856230872
ISBN
9781856230872

€ 26.99
€ 20.36

Paperback. Guided by the principle waste equals food, this book explains how products can be designed from the outset so that, after their useful lives, they provide nourishment for something fresh - continually circulating as pure and viable materials within a 'cradle to cradle' model. It makes a viable case for putting eco-effectiveness into practice. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: RNA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 197 x 130 x 15. Weight in Grams: 150.
Publisher
Vintage Books USA
Number of pages
208
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
0th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780099535478
ISBN
9780099535478

€ 11.99
€ 10.53

Paperback. Economists insist that recovery is at hand, yet unemployment remains high, real estate values continue to drop, and governments stagger under record deficits. This title focuses on the financial crisis, explaining how and why it occurred, and what we must do to avert the worst potential outcomes. Num Pages: 336 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: KCA; RNA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 158 x 28. Weight in Grams: 586. Adapting to Our New Economic Reality. 336 pages, Illustrations. Economists insist that recovery is at hand, yet unemployment remains high, real estate values continue to drop, and governments stagger under record deficits. This title focuses on the financial crisis, explaining how and why it occurred, and what we must do to avert the worst potential outcomes. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: KCA; RNA. Dimension: 233 x 158 x 28. Weight: 588.
Publisher
Clairview Books
Number of pages
336
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9781905570331
ISBN
9781905570331

€ 19.99
€ 15.43

Paperback. The global emergencies facing the inhabitants of our planet - climate change, biodiversity meltdown, ocean acidification, overfishing, land degradation and more - are symptoms of a common problem: the world is full. Burkey argues that non-anthropocentric ethics and the people who hold them, could be key to turning the tide. Num Pages: 206 pages. BIC Classification: RNA; RNK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Clairview Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781905570850
ISBN
9781905570850

€ 16.99
€ 13.73

Paperback. Series: Radical Aesthetics Radical Art Series. Num Pages: 256 pages, 36 illus. BIC Classification: ABA; HPN; RNA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 142 x 217 x 15. Weight in Grams: 328.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC United Kingdom
Number of pages
240
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781472529404
ISBN
9781472529404

€ 26.39

Paperback. The emergence of modern sciences in the seventeenth century profoundly renewed our understanding of Nature. For the last three centuries new ideas of Nature have been continuously developed by theology, politics, economics, and science, especially the sciences of the material world. Num Pages: 300 pages. BIC Classification: HPS; JPA; RNA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 152. .
Publisher
Polity
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780745684345
ISBN
9780745684345

€ 24.99
€ 24.84