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  1. Sustainable Consumer Services

    Business Solutions for Household Markets

    By Minna Halme, Gabriele Hrauda, Christine Jasch, Jaap Kortman, Helga Jonuschat, Michael Scharp, Daniela Velte, Paula Trindade

    The goal for consumer oriented business should be to make a profit and to do it without costing the Earth. Yet exactly how to satisfy the needs and wants of consumers without contributing to environmental degradation is proving to be the essential, but elusive goal for businesses in the 21st...

    Published December 20th 2007 by Routledge

  2. State of the World 2008

    Ideas and Opportunities for Sustainable Economies, 25th Edition

    By Worldwatch Institute

    The environmentalist's bible' Times Higher Education Supplement. 'Essential reading' The Good Book Guide. 'The most comprehensive, up-to-date, and accessible summaries ... on the global environment' E. O. Wilson, Pulitzer Prize winner. Celebrating its 25th year of publication, State of the World...

    Published December 18th 2007 by Routledge

  3. Valuation of Ecological Resources

    Integration of Ecology and Socioeconomics in Environmental Decision Making

    By Ralph G. Stahl, Jr., Lawrence A. Kapustka, Wayne R. Munns, Jr., Randall J. F. Bruins

    Choosing the optimal management option requires environmental risk managers and decision makers to evaluate diverse, and not always congruent, needs and interests of multiple stakeholders. Understanding the trade-offs of different options as well as their legal, economic, scientific, and...

    Published November 19th 2007 by CRC Press

  4. Environmental Economics

    Critical Concepts in the Environment

    Edited by Chuck Mason, Erwin Bulte

    Series: Critical Concepts in the Environment

    Environmental economics is dedicated to the analysis of externalities (i.e. the side-effects or consequences of industrial or commercial activities that are not reflected in market prices), including the characterization of possible manifestations, appropriate policy remedies, measurement of the...

    Published October 31st 2007 by Routledge

  5. Food, Energy, and Society, Third Edition

    Edited by David Pimentel, Ph.D., Marcia H. Pimentel, M.S.

    Since the publication of the first edition of Food, Energy, and Society, the world’s natural resources have become even more diminished due to the rapid expansion of the global human population. We are faced with dwindling food supplies in certain geographic areas, increasing pressure on energy...

    Published October 4th 2007 by CRC Press

  6. Democratizing Technology

    Risk, Responsibility and the Regulation of Chemicals

    By Anne Chapman

    Series: The Earthscan Science in Society Series

    Democratizing Technology provides a much-needed fresh perspective on the regulation of chemicals, and an important contribution to green thinking about technology.Caroline Lucas, Green Party MEP. This book is an excellent critique of the current risk-based approach to technology. By exploring the...

    Published September 25th 2007 by Routledge

  7. Capitalism as if the World Matters

    By Jonathon Porritt

    When first published, Capitalism as if the World Matters, by one of the leading 'eco-warriors' of our time, shocked a generation of both environmentalists and business people. Jonathon Porritt brushed aside their artificial battle lines with a powerful argument that the only way to save the world...

    Published September 6th 2007 by Routledge

  8. Corporate Environmental Management

    By John Darabaris

    Establish an effective environmental performance program in your organization Providing an authoritative guideto managers responsible for their corporation’s environmental performance, Corporate Environmental Management details how to effectively develop, implement, and assess a sophisticated...

    Published August 13th 2007 by CRC Press

  9. Climate Change and Insurance

    Disaster Risk Financing in Developing Countries

    By Eugene N. Gurenko

    Climate change brings about a new set of major economic risks arising from changing weather patterns, extreme weather events and rising sea levels. Most at risk are developing countries who, despite considerable post-disaster donor aid, have been bearing the major brunt of disaster-related losses....

    Published July 1st 2007 by Routledge

  10. Sustainable Resource Use

    Institutional Dynamics and Economics

    Edited by Alex Smajgl, Silva Larson

    Series: Earthscan Research Editions

    The way that humans organize both resource access and resource use is vital to the management of natural resources. Within different contexts, institutional arrangements (such as the rules of common and private property rights) become levers by which human behaviours can be modified and steered...

    Published June 20th 2007 by Routledge