The New Ecology

Author: Oswald J. Schmitz
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400883466
Size: 58.41 MB
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Informative and engaging, The New Ecology shows how today’s ecology can provide the insights we need to appreciate the crucial role we play in this era of unprecedented global environmental transition.

Ecology And Ecosystem Conservation

Author: Oswald J. Schmitz
Publisher: Island Press
ISBN: 9781597265980
Size: 24.54 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.

Poetry And The Anthropocene

Author: Sam Solnick
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317376587
Size: 80.32 MB
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This book asks what it means to write poetry in and about the Anthropocene, the name given to a geological epoch where humans have a global ecological impact.

Resolving Ecosystem Complexity Mpb 47

Author: Oswald J. Schmitz
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400834171
Size: 23.82 MB
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Oswald Schmitz addresses the critical questions of contemporary ecology: How should an ecosystem be conceptualized to blend its biotic and biophysical components?

Learning To Die In The Anthropocene

Author: Roy Scranton
Publisher: City Lights Publishers
ISBN: 087286670X
Size: 31.58 MB
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Plato argued that to philosophize is to learn to die. If that’s true, says Scranton, then we have entered humanity’s most philosophical age--for this is precisely the problem of the Anthropocene.

Hope And Grief In The Anthropocene

Author: Lesley Head
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317576438
Size: 13.16 MB
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This book explores how responses to environmental challenges are hampered by a grief for a pristine and certain past, rather than considering the scale of the necessary socioeconomic change for a 'future' world.

Nature S Trust

Author: Mary Christina Wood
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521195136
Size: 62.24 MB
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This book exposes the dysfunction of environmental law and offers a transformative approach based on the public trust doctrine.

Rethinking Invasion Ecologies From The Environmental Humanities

Author: Jodi Frawley
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 113475616X
Size: 19.68 MB
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Instead, this book shows that we need to understand the complex interactions of ecologies and societies in the past, present and future over the Anthropocene, in order to address problems of the global environmental crisis.

Ecological Forecasting

Author: Michael C. Dietze
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400885450
Size: 26.81 MB
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Ecological Forecasting is the first book to bring together the concepts and tools needed to make ecology a more predictive science. Ecological Forecasting presents a new way of doing ecology.