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  1. 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

  2. Soil Carbon Management

    Economic, Environmental and Societal Benefits

    Edited by John M. Kimble, Charles W. Rice, Debbie Reed, Sian Mooney, Ronald F. Follett, Rattan Lal

    Better Manage Soil C for Improved Soil Quality In the United States, soil has fueled the availability of abundant, safe food, thus underpinning economic growth and development. In the future we need to be more vigilant in managing and renewing this precious resource by replacing the nutrients and...

    Published May 21st 2007 by CRC Press

  3. Financial Management for Local Government

    By Kay Spearman

    This series is designed to cover all aspects of sound financial management for local governments in developed and developing countries and economies in transition. Concepts of good governance, transparency and accountability are woven into the text of every chapter, and the needs and potential...

    Published May 1st 2007 by Routledge

  4. Woman's Role in Economic Development

    By Ester Boserup, Su Fei Tan, Camilla Toulmin

    'Boserup's contribution to our thinking on women?s role in development cannot be underestimated. Her keen observations, her use of empirical data and her commitment to greater gender equality are still an inspiration to students, researchers and activists who are interested in a better and more...

    Published May 1st 2007 by Routledge

  5. Marketing, Morality and the Natural Environment

    By Andrew Crane

    This volume provides a new look at marketing, and in particular the move to establish ostensibly 'green' marketing. Presenting evidence from extensive case studies, these concerns are addressed through an examination of managers' and employees' understanding of the green marketing activities and...

    Published March 26th 2007 by Routledge

  6. Economic Development, Climate Change, and the Environment

    Edited by Ajit Sinha, Siddhartha Mitra

    With contributions from renowned economists, scientists and environmentalists, this book examines the problem of environmental degradation and its relationship with economic development....

    Published January 15th 2007 by Routledge India

  7. The Economics of Biodiversity Conservation

    Valuation in Tropical Forest Ecosystems

    By K.N Ninan

    Economic valuation of biodiversity and ecosystem services is possibly the most powerful tool for halting the loss of biodiversity while maintaining incomes and livelihoods. Yet rarely have such approaches been applied to tropical forest ?hotspots?, which house the vast majority of the planets plant...

    Published December 1st 2006 by Routledge

  8. Energy from the Desert

    Feasability of Very Large Scale Power Generation (VLS-PV)

    Edited by Kosuke Kurokawa

    The world's deserts are sufficiently large that, in theory, covering a fraction of their landmass with PV systems could generate many times the current primary global energy supply. This Energy from the Desert volume examines and evaluates the potential of very large scale photovoltaic power...

    Published December 1st 2006 by Routledge

  9. The Gene Revolution

    GM Crops and Unequal Development

    Edited by Sakiko Fukuda-Parr

    Whether or not to embrace GM technologies is a fundamental and politically charged question facing humanity in the 21st century, particularly in light of rapidly growing populations and the unknown future impacts of climate change. The Gene Revolution is the first book to bridge the gap between...

    Published December 1st 2006 by Routledge

  10. Globalisation of Water: Opportunities and Threats of Virtual Water Trade

    PhD: UNESCO-IHE Institute, Delft

    By A.K. Chapagain

    The river basin is no longer the appropriate spatial unit for analysing water problems. With increasing trade between nations and continents, water is more and more often used to produce goods that are exported. This book analyses this issue for the first time on a global scale. It addresses...

    Published November 2nd 2006 by CRC Press