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  1. Ecological Risk Assessment, Second Edition

    By Glenn W. Suter II

    The definitive reference in its field, Ecological Risk Assessment, Second Edition details the latest advances in science and practice. In the fourteen years since the publication of the best-selling first edition, ecological risk assessment (ERA) has moved from the margins into the spotlight. It is...

    Published December 5th 2006 by CRC Press

  2. Urban Air Pollution in Asian Cities

    Status, Challenges and Management

    By Dieter Schwela, Gary Haq, Cornie Huizenga, Wha-Jin Han, Herbert Fabian, May Ajero.

    Air pollution has become part of the daily existence of many people who work, live and use the streets in Asian cities. Each day millions of city dwellers breathe air polluted with concentrations of chemicals, smoke and particles that dramatically exceed World Health Organization guideline values....

    Published September 30th 2006 by Routledge

  3. Mediating Nature

    By Nils Lindahl Elliot

    Series: International Library of Sociology

    Mediating Nature provides a history of the present nature of mass mediation. It examines the ways in which a number of discourses, technologies and institutions have historically shaped the current ways of imagining nature in the mass media. Where much of the existing research treats mass mediation...

    Published September 27th 2006 by Routledge

  4. Environmental Management for Sustainable Development

    2nd Edition

    By Chris Barrow

    Environmental management is a wide, expanding, and rapidly evolving field, affecting everyone from individual citizens to businesses; governments to international agencies. Indisputably, it plays a crucial role in the quest for sustainable development. This comprehensively updated second edition...

    Published August 9th 2006 by Routledge

  5. An Introduction to Sustainable Development

    3rd Edition

    By Jennifer A. Elliott

    Series: Routledge Perspectives on Development

    Sustainable development continues to be the key idea around which environment and development are structured. This extensively revised third edition continues to provide a concise, accessible introduction to the ideas behind, and the practices flowing from the notion of sustainable development with...

    Published December 21st 2005 by Routledge

  6. Water Crisis: Myth or Reality?

    Edited by Peter P. Rogers, M. Ramón Llamas, Luis Martinez Cortina

    Always considered a classic renewable resource, after a hundred thousand years of farming and industry, rivers in many parts of the world are running dry and the groundwater is over pumped. In addition, the rate at which water sources are becoming contaminated with waste from humans, industry, and...

    Published December 21st 2005 by CRC Press

  7. Sustainable Development

    By Susan Baker

    Series: Routledge Introductions to Environment: Environment and Society Texts

    The promotion of sustainable development opens up the debates surrounding our relationship with the natural world, what constitutes social progress, and the character of development in the present and into the future. Answering the need for an introductory, comprehensive, yet critical book that...

    Published December 14th 2005 by Routledge

  8. Outdoor Recreation Management

    2nd Edition

    By John Jenkins, John Pigram

    Series: Routledge Advances in Tourism

    It is now widely recognized that recreation is as important as work. This revealing book analyzes leisure and outdoor recreation in terms of both their management and their wider importance to society. Specifically, it: clarifies the link between leisure, recreation, tourism and resource...

    Published December 14th 2005 by Routledge

  9. Biodiversity and Conservation

    2nd Edition

    By Michael J. Jeffries

    Series: Routledge Introductions to Environment: Environment and Society Texts

    This revised second edition provides an introductory guide through the maze of interdisciplinary themes that comprise 'biodiversity.' It combines biological sciences with insights into the origins, variety and distribution of biodiversity, analysis of the social and political context, and the...

    Published December 7th 2005 by Routledge

  10. Climate Change

    Turning Up the Heat

    By A. Barrie Pittock

    Is climate change really happening and does it matter? The answer from the scientific community is a resounding yes, yet debates about the reality of climate change and what measures to take are slowing our response. Barrie Pittock, one of the world's leading climate researchers, argues that we...

    Published November 30th 2005 by Routledge