Markets And The Environment Second Edition

Author: Nathaniel O. Keohane
Publisher: Island Press
ISBN: 1610916077
Size: 71.93 MB
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Readers of the first edition will notice new analysis of cost estimation as well as specific market instruments, including municipal water pricing and waste disposal.

Global Environmental Governance

Author: James Gustave Speth
Publisher: Island Press
ISBN: 9781597266055
Size: 64.34 MB
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Written by Gus Speth, one of the architects of the international environmental movement, and accomplished political scientist Peter M. Haas, Global Environmental Governance tells the story of how the community of nations, nongovernmental ...

Ecology And Ecosystem Conservation

Author: Oswald J. Schmitz
Publisher: Island Press
ISBN: 9781597265980
Size: 53.50 MB
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The book closes with a final chapter that addresses the need not only to understand ecological science, but to put that science into an ecosystem conservation ethics perspective.

Ecology And Religion

Author: John Grim
Publisher: Island Press
ISBN: 1610912357
Size: 76.64 MB
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Yet the authors argue that religion and ecology are not the province of institutions or disciplines alone. They describe four fundamental aspects of religious life: orienting, grounding, nurturing, and transforming.

Coastal Governance

Author: Richard Burroughs
Publisher: Island Press
ISBN: 1610910168
Size: 70.28 MB
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Burroughs assesses spatial and ecosystem-based management’s potential to address these conflicts. The book familiarizes students not only with current management techniques but with the policy process.

Resource Economics

Author: Jon M. Conrad
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521697670
Size: 44.99 MB
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A text for students with a background in calculus and intermediate microeconomics and a familiarity with the spreadsheet software Excel.

Environmental Ethics For The Long Term

Author: John Nolt
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317615891
Size: 38.68 MB
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John Nolt, a logician and environmental ethicist, interweaves contemporary science, logical analysis, and ethical theory into the story of the expansion of ethics beyond the human species and into the far future.

Beyond Smoke And Mirrors

Author: Burton Richter
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1139486721
Size: 51.66 MB
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This book assesses the sensible, senseless and biased proposals for averting the potentially disastrous consequences of global warming, allowing the reader to draw their own conclusions on switching to more sustainable energy provision.

Fish Conservation

Author: Gene S. Helfman
Publisher: Island Press
ISBN: 1597267600
Size: 42.68 MB
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Written in an engaging and accessible style, the book: considers the value of preserving aquatic biodiversity offers an overview of imperiled fishes on a taxonomic and geographic basis presents a synthesis of common characteristics of ...

Environmental Economics A Very Short Introduction

Author: Stephen Smith
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0191620297
Size: 28.67 MB
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ABOUT THE SERIES: The Very Short Introductions series from Oxford University Press contains hundreds of titles in almost every subject area. These pocket-sized books are the perfect way to get ahead in a new subject quickly.