How are human societies changing the global environment?
Is sustainable development really possible?
Can environmental risks be avoided?
Is our experience of nature changing?
This book shows how questions about the environment cannot be properly answered without taking a sociological…
Globalization and the Environment critically explores the actors, politics and processes that govern the relationship between globalization and the environment. Taking key aspects of globalisation in turn - trade, production and finance - the book highlights…
Environment, Ethics and the Corporation synthesises the perspectives of corporate environmental strategy, urban planning, international environmental diplomacy and ethics in a single, wide-ranging volume. Providing a unique analysis of the growing social and environmental responsibility…
…The Natural Environment and Human Impacts
J. Fredrik Lindgren, Kent Salo, Selma Brynolf, Karin Andersson, Erik Svensson, Maria Zetterdahl, Lena Granhag, Mathias Magnusson
3. Regulating Pollution from Ships
Philip Linné, Erik Svensson
Part II. Environmental…
Table of contents
1. The Value Space of Meaningful Relations
2. Relational Space and Places of Value
3. Conserving Nature’s Meanings
Simon P. James
4. Revaluing Body and Earth
…Soil-plant relations in an urban environment polluted with heavy metals
Radu Lacatusu, Anca-Rovena Lacatusu
38. Risk assessment of contaminants leaching to groundwater in an infrastructure project
Yuliya Kalmykova, Ann-Margret Strömvall
This is a great new resource that provides a selection of poems, lesson plans and worksheets, designed to be used by Key Stage 2 teachers in literacy lessons. The poems and lesson plans are based on a variety of environmental issues, such as recycling,…
A step-by-step guide to identifying and defending against attacks on the virtual environment
As more and more data is moved into virtual environments the need to secure them becomes increasingly important. Useful for service providers as well as enterprise and small business IT professionals…
This timely and insightful book explains why gender matters to the environment. In it, Nicole Detraz examines contemporary debates around population, consumption, and security to show how gender can help us to better understand environmental issues…
Table of contents
1. Emergence of Green Technologies Towards Sustainable Growth
2. Sustainable Development: An Earnest Hope
3. Soil Seed Bank Dynamics: History and Ecological Significance in Sustainability…