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Social impact of environmental issues

Hardback. Practising Human Geography is a critical introduction to key issues in the practice of human geography, informed by the question 'how do geographers do research?' In examining those methods and practices that are essential to doing geography, it presents a theoretically-informed discussion of the construction and interpretation of geographical data Num Pages: 440 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: JH; RG; RNT. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 242 x 170 x 25. Weight in Grams: 862.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2004
Publisher
SAGE Publications Inc United States
Number of pages
440
Condition
New
SKU
V9780761973256
ISBN
9780761973256

€ 155.10

Paperback. When Richard Ryder coined the phrase "speciesism" over 20 years ago, animal rights was very much a minority concern. Today, the animal rights movement is well-established across the globe and continues to gain momentum. This work looks at the developments and recent history of this movement. Num Pages: 300 pages, illustrations, bibliography, index. BIC Classification: HBT; JFFZ; JFSV; RNT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 156 x 232 x 17. Weight in Grams: 446.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Publisher
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC United Kingdom
Number of pages
300
Condition
New
SKU
V9781859733301
ISBN
9781859733301

€ 37.21

Paperback. This work explores the representation, meanings and uses of space in the socialist countries of Eastern Europe and the Soviet Union. The essays - written from different disciplinary perspectives - investigate the extent to which actual spaces conformed to the dominant political order in the region. Editor(s): Crowley, David; Reid, Susan E. Num Pages: 272 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DV; AM; JPFC; RNT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 215 x 142 x 15. Weight in Grams: 332.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC United Kingdom
Number of pages
272
Condition
New
SKU
V9781859735381
ISBN
9781859735381

€ 37.21

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

€ 71.04
€ 26.65

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

€ 245.30
€ 230.29

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

€ 133.19
€ 126.49

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

€ 92.13
€ 33.63

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

€ 77.70
€ 28.70

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

€ 97.11

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

€ 214.22
€ 201.52

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

€ 93.24
€ 87.02

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

€ 85.47
€ 31.42

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

€ 122.09
€ 116.20

Paperback. The sociology of hazardous waste, risk, and disasters is a relatively new discipline. This book focuses on hazardous and toxic wastes releases, industrial toxic disasters, contamination of communities and the environment, and the subsequent adverse health effects among exposed populations Num Pages: 254 pages, biography. BIC Classification: JFFC; RNP; RNT. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 218 x 157 x 18. Weight in Grams: 324.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781137517760
ISBN
9781137517760

€ 54.99
€ 49.40

Hardcover. The Carbon Footprint Wars challenges current policies about how to deal with global warming, outlining their potentially disastrous side-effects on society and the environment and offers some radical solutions for dealing with climate change. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: JPW; RNT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 221 x 162 x 17. Weight in Grams: 454.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Number of pages
240
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748637669
ISBN
9780748637669

€ 29.07

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

€ 83.24
€ 30.69

Paperback. This book stimulates awareness of the critical role of land resources in development. Num Pages: 334 pages, 28 b/w illus. 21 tables. BIC Classification: KCN; RNF; RNK; RNT; RPG. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 245 x 173 x 15. Weight in Grams: 652. Now and for the Future. 332 pages, 28 b/w illus. 21 tables. Stimulates awareness of the critical role of land resources in development. Cateogry: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). BIC Classification: KCN; RNF; RNK; RNT; RPG. Dimension: 245 x 173 x 15. Weight: 652.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Number of pages
332
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521785594
ISBN
9780521785594

€ 65.41

Paperback. A guide to the main theories, concepts and terms used in geographical debates about gender relations. This work contains over 400 definitions of the terms found in feminist debates which students of geography need to know. From 'AIDS' to 'witch', from 'abortion' to 'whiteness', this 'Glossary' is cross-referenced and includes a bibliography. Editor(s): Sharp, Joanne P.; McDowell, Linda. Num Pages: 382 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: GBC; JFFK; RGC; RNT. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 26. Weight in Grams: 544.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
384
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Edition
Trade
Condition
New
SKU
V9780340741436
ISBN
9780340741436

€ 48.08

Paperback. This is a book about simplicity, not destitution, not parsimoniousness, not self-denial, but the restoration of wealth in the midst of an affluence in which we are starving the spirit. Num Pages: 112 pages, 7 woodcuts. BIC Classification: HPCF; RNT; VXA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 156 x 8. Weight in Grams: 270.
Publisher
Green Books United Kingdom
Number of pages
112
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2018
Condition
New
SKU
V9781903998007
ISBN
9781903998007

€ 10.99
€ 10.19

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

€ 76.58

Paperback. Drawing on his extensive travel and research in agricultural regions around the world, Jason Clay presents an assessment of agricultural commodity production and the environmental problems it causes, along with prescriptions for increasing efficiency and reducing damage to natural systems. Num Pages: 282 pages, tables, figures, index. BIC Classification: KCN; RNF; RNT; TV. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 179 x 252 x 39. Weight in Grams: 1022.
Publisher
Island Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Condition
New
SKU
V9781559633703
ISBN
9781559633703

€ 53.18

Paperback. Goes to the heart of the unfolding reality of the twenty-first century: international efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions have all failed and before the end of the century Earth is projected to be warmer than it has been for 15 million years. Num Pages: 264 pages. BIC Classification: RNF; RNPG; RNT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 212 x 135 x 20. Weight in Grams: 318.
Publisher
Yale University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780300205213
ISBN
9780300205213

€ 20.99
€ 18.13

Paperback. Editor(s): Moore, Jason W. Num Pages: 236 pages. BIC Classification: JPF; KCS; RNT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 155 x 228 x 21. Weight in Grams: 284.
Publisher
PM Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781629631486
ISBN
9781629631486

€ 25.99
€ 18.86

Paperback.
Publisher
Harriman House Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
182
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781906659462
ISBN
9781906659462

€ 18.99
€ 17.01

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