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Weng, Qihao - Scale Issues in Remote Sensing, ebook

Scale Issues in Remote Sensing

Weng, Qihao


This book provides up-to-date developments, methods, and techniques in the field of GIS and remote sensing and features articles from internationally renowned authorities on three interrelated perspectives of scaling issues: scale in land surface properties, land surface patterns, and land

Street, John - Politics and Popular Culture, ebook

Politics and Popular Culture

Street, John


In an age where film stars become presidents and politicians appear in pop videos, politics and popular culture have become inextricably interlinked. In this exciting new book, John Street provides a broad survey and analysis of this relationship.

Keane, John - Civil Society: Old Images, New Visions, ebook

Civil Society: Old Images, New Visions

Keane, John


It is only a decade ago that the eighteenth-century distinction between civil society and the state seemed old-fashioned, an object of cynicism, even of outright hostility. In this important new book, John Keane shows how, in a wholly unexpected reversal…

Goodin, Robert E. - Green Political Theory, ebook

Green Political Theory

Goodin, Robert E.


With their remarkable electoral successes, Green parties worldwide seized the political imagination of friends and foes alike. Mainstream politicians busily disparage them and imitate them in turn. This new book shows that 'greens' deserve to be taken…

Hall, John R. - Civil Society: Theory, History, Comparison, ebook

Civil Society: Theory, History, Comparison

Hall, John R.


This volume of especially commissioned essays explains what is meant by "civil society", paying particular attention to the relationships between civil society and other social forces such as nationalism and populism.

Sayer, Stuart - Issues in Finance: Credit, Crises and Policies, ebook

Issues in Finance: Credit, Crises and Policies

Sayer, Stuart


Issues in Finance: Credit, Crises and Policies presents a collection of surveys on key issues surrounding the relationship between credit, finance, and the macro-economy that are linked to the recent global financial crisis.Presents a timely collection

Harris, Frances - Global Environmental Issues, ebook

Global Environmental Issues

Harris, Frances


Meeting the needs of upper level students, this book treats global environmental problems as complex issues with a network of human and biophysical causes. Each chapter interlinks human demands on the Earth's resources to natural biophysical change - not simply a 'cause and effect'