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Social impact of environmental issues

Hardcover. Building on recent developments in social ecology, this book advances a new critical theory of society and nature, exploring social metabolism and global resource flows in contemporary society. Barriers to global sustainability are identified and conditions for transforming industrial economies towards new sustainable resource use are described. Num Pages: 304 pages, 22 black & white tables. BIC Classification: JFF; JHB; RNC; RNT. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 147 x 226 x 21. Weight in Grams: 496.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
304
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Edition
2013 ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780230300606
ISBN
9780230300606

€ 70.05
€ 26.56

Hardcover. Editor(s): Sutou, Shizuyo. Num Pages: 267 pages. BIC Classification: 1FPJ; 3JMG; KNBN; RNQ; RNR; RNT; THK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 264 x 183 x 19. Weight in Grams: 646.
Publisher
Nova Science Pub Inc
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781634637480
ISBN
9781634637480

€ 241.89
€ 229.37

Paperback. Editor(s): Diaz, Janet Winecoff. Num Pages: 105 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: RNCB; RNF; RNT; WNH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 230 x 155. .
Publisher
Nova Science Pub Inc
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781536101393
ISBN
9781536101393

€ 131.34
€ 125.98

Hardcover. Editor(s): Savini, Vincenzo. Num Pages: 170 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: MMFM; RNT. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 161 x 242 x 14. Weight in Grams: 418.
Publisher
Academic Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780128014745
ISBN
9780128014745

€ 90.85
€ 33.51

Hardcover. 'China and Environment' provides a unique report on the experiences of participatory politics that have emerged in response to environmental problems, rather than focusing only on macro-level ecological issues and their elite responses. Editor(s): Geall, Sam. Series: Asian Arguments. Num Pages: 256 pages, 1 map (black and white). BIC Classification: 1FPC; RNK; RNT. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 219 x 145 x 19. Weight in Grams: 432.
Publisher
Zed Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
256
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780323411
ISBN
9781780323411

€ 76.62
€ 28.75

Hardcover. Editor(s): Bergin, Tiffany; Orlando, Emanuela. Series: Law, Justice and Ecology. Num Pages: 304 pages, 3 black & white illustrations, 3 black & white tables, 2 black & white halftones, 1 black. BIC Classification: JHB; LNKJ; RNT. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781138936638
ISBN
9781138936638

€ 125.99

Hardcover. This book reveals how concerns about nuclear reactors made ordinary people into environmentalists and promoted democratic engagement in West Germany during the 1970s. Series: New Studies in European History. Num Pages: 262 pages, 23 b/w illus. BIC Classification: HBJD; HBLW; RNB; RNT. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 228 x 152. .
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781107135109
ISBN
9781107135109

€ 95.56

Hardcover. Editor(s): Marsh, Alice. Num Pages: 161 pages. BIC Classification: RNC; RNF; RNP; RNT. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 230 x 155. .
Publisher
Nova Science Pub Inc
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781634859325
ISBN
9781634859325

€ 211.24
€ 200.70

Hardcover. Translator(s): Soucek, Svat. Series: Princeton Legacy Library. Num Pages: 310 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1FBN; HBTP; RNT. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 19. Weight in Grams: 599.
Publisher
Princeton University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780691640006
ISBN
9780691640006

€ 91.94
€ 86.69

Hardcover. Num Pages: 336 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: RNT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 5817 x 3887 x 22. Weight in Grams: 640.
Publisher
NYU Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781479850723
ISBN
9781479850723

€ 84.28
€ 31.31

Hardcover. Num Pages: 260 pages. BIC Classification: 1DVT; HBJD; HBW; RGC; RNT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2018
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781472414465
ISBN
9781472414465

€ 143.54

Hardcover. The authors critically evaluate the fair trade movement's role in pursuing a more just and environmentally sustainable society. Using fair trade as a case study of the shift toward non-state forms of governance, they focus on its role not only as a regulatory tool, but as a catalyst for broader social and political transformation. Series: International Political Economy Series. Num Pages: 237 pages, biography. BIC Classification: GTF; JFFA; KNAC; RNT; RNU. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 223 x 164 x 18. Weight in Grams: 416.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
248
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781137269843
ISBN
9781137269843

€ 120.39
€ 115.75

Hardcover. This book analyzes the role of local responses to natural disasters and conflict. Key issues such as the relationship between local and external knowledge in addressing disasters, the relevance of institutional and policy frameworks for community-based disaster response and the role of social capital and collective action are also addressed. Editor(s): Neef, Andreas; Shaw, Rajib. Series: Community, Environment and Disaster Risk Management. Num Pages: 304 pages, black & white illustrations, black & white tables, maps, figures. BIC Classification: RNR; RNT. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 236 x 155 x 28. Weight in Grams: 580.
Publisher
Emerald Group Publishing Limited United Kingdom
Number of pages
200
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781781908204
ISBN
9781781908204

€ 82.08
€ 30.58

Hardcover. * Original and innovative guide to the sociology of the environment. * Covers all the key issues and debates including: society, nature and the enlightenment; industry and environmental transformation; commodification; consumption; the network society and human identity; human biology; citizenship; and new social movements. Num Pages: 304 pages, 0. BIC Classification: JH; RNA; RNT. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 179 x 253 x 28. Weight in Grams: 686.
Publisher
Polity Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
304
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2004
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780745627953
ISBN
9780745627953

€ 76.27

Paperback. A guide that presents a 'how to do it' approach to the strategic environmental assessment (SEA) process. It offers an overview of the aims, principles, advantages and problems of SEA. It examines the SEA process including setting the policy context, describing the baseline, identifying alternatives, and predicting and evaluating impacts. Num Pages: 384 pages, Photographs, maps, figures, tables, graphs, index. BIC Classification: RNT; RNU. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 230 x 156 x 30. Weight in Grams: 580.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
384
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849710657
ISBN
9781849710657

€ 51.11

Paperback. Since the 9/11 attacks, many Western governments assume terrorism to be the greatest threat we face. This book shows why this approach has been such a failure, and how it distracts us from other, much greater, threats of climate change, competition over resources, marginalisation of the majority of the world and global militarisation. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: RNP; RNT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 177 x 111 x 8. Weight in Grams: 90. Clean copy of an ex library book with a neat label on spine and usual markings
Publisher
Rider
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
Used, Good
SKU
KEX0226665
ISBN
9781846040702

€ 4.64

Hardcover. We are on the brink of an ecological mega-crisis threatening the future of life on earth and our actions over the next few years may well determine the destiny of our descendants. Num Pages: 300 pages. BIC Classification: RNT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 163 x 243 x 30. Weight in Grams: 598.
Publisher
Watkins Publishing
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780289724
ISBN
9781780289724

€ 18.99
€ 14.88

Hardcover. Hybrid cars, fast trains, energy-efficient light bulbs, solar panels, carbon offsets.. Forget everything you ever thought you knew about living green. Num Pages: 213 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: RNPG; RNT; RNU. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 185 x 117 x 18. Weight in Grams: 196.
Publisher
Short Books Ltd United Kingdom
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780721057
ISBN
9781780721057

€ 11.99
€ 10.98

Paperback. Num Pages: 272 pages, 16 b&w illus., 5 maps, 3 tables. BIC Classification: 3JM; RNPG; RNT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 5817 x 3887. .
Publisher
Indiana University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9780253025883
ISBN
9780253025883

€ 20.99
€ 20.55

Paperback. Offers a range of information to help the reader understand environmental politics, from the Flood to present-day holes in the sky, and from the earthworm to Agribiz and the photobiological reactor. The book presents a portrait of our beleaguered Earth and points to sustainable alternatives. Illustrator(s): Rankin, William. Series: Introducing.. Num Pages: 176 pages, facsimiles, illustrations, maps. BIC Classification: KCN; RNT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (J) Children / Juvenile; (Y) Teenage / Young Adult. Dimension: 208 x 140. Weight in Grams: 250. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear.
Publisher
Icon Books Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KTG0005928
ISBN
9781840461596

€ 4.64

Paperback. A synthesis of the literature on pastoralist societies, this book presents a discussion of their importance for African societies. It is aimed at the scholars and practitioners concerned with Africa's livestock keeping people. Num Pages: 314 pages, 1, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1H; JFSF; JHMC; RNT; TVH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 223 x 152 x 20. Weight in Grams: 490. 314 pages, black & white illustrations. A synthesis of the literature on pastoralist societies, this book presents a discussion of their importance for African societies. It is aimed at the scholars and practitioners concerned with Africa's livestock keeping people. Cateogry: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. BIC Classification: 1H; JFSF; JHMC; RNT; TVH. Dimension: 228 x 152 x 28. Weight: 472.
Publisher
James Currey
Number of pages
314
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780852559901
ISBN
9780852559901

€ 24.99
€ 22.16

Paperback. Num Pages: 352 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: RNT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 210 x 140 x 40. Weight in Grams: 730. Capitalism's War on the Earth. 352 pages. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: RNT. Dimension: 210 x 140 x 40. Weight: 642.
Publisher
Monthly Review Press
Number of pages
352
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9781583672181
ISBN
9781583672181

€ 18.99
€ 17.37

Paperback. How do we hear and respond to place? This book intends to transcend the boundaries of geography, time and discipline through its imaginative and scholarly writings and CD, provoking us all to pay attention to how we hear place. Editor(s): Bandt, Ros; Duffy, Michelle; MacKinnon, Dolly. Num Pages: 465 pages. BIC Classification: RNT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 176 x 206 x 29. Weight in Grams: 604.
Publisher
Cambridge Scholars Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9781443801119
ISBN
9781443801119

€ 30.93

Hardcover. A ground-breaking study of the impact of climate change on human health. Featuring contributors from 17 countries, this book explores immediate and direct effects such as heat waves, secondary ones such as vector ranges and disease incidence, and long-term ("tertiary") impacts such as famine, migration and conflict. Editor(s): Butler, Colin D. Num Pages: 304 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: MBNH2; RNPG; RNT. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 179 x 246 x 25. Weight in Grams: 914.
Publisher
CABI
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780642659
ISBN
9781780642659

€ 104.83

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