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Environmental Valuation in South Asia

By: A.K. Enamul Haque, M.N. Murty & Priya Shyamsunder (Eds)

Price: $18.05

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Cambridge University Press: 2011

Seller ID: 101508

ISBN: 1107007143

Condition: New


This book is about understanding the value of environmental services in South Asia. It provides an overview of different environmental problems in South Asia and examines how economic valuation techniques can be used to assess these problems. It brings together multiple case studies on valuation undertaken by economists and environmental scientists from Bangladesh India Pakistan Nepal and Sri Lanka under the aegis of the South Asian Network for Development and Environmen... View more info

Biofuels, Solar Energy And Future Perspectives

By: Abdeen Mustafa Omer, Murtaza Abid, & M M Abid Ali Khan (Authors)

Price: $85.20

Publisher: New Delh, Lenin Media Pvt. Ltd.: 2018

Seller ID: 1201421

ISBN: 9789385995668

Condition: New


1st Edition. On the other hand the sun is a major source of inexhaustible free energy (i.e., solar energy) for the planet Earth. Currently, new technologies are being employed to generate electricity from harvested solar energy. These approaches have already been proven and are widely practiced throughout the world as renewable alternatives to conventional non hydro technologies. Theoretically, solar energy possesses the potential to adequately fulfill the energy demands... View more info

Reservoir Engineering Handbook

By: Amar Kumar

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New Delhi, SBS Publishers & Distributors Pvt. Ltd.: 2012

Seller ID: 900235

ISBN: 9789380090535


This book is a reference book that appeared and became standard text and aims to provide students and teachers with a coherent account of the basic physics of reservoir engineering. The book has been most successfully achieved without any prior knowledge of reservoir engineering. The material is dealt with in a concise, unified and applied manner, and only the simplest and most straightforward mathematical techniques are used. The book is concise that will continue to be... View more info

Waste Management: An Overview

By: Amrita Chakraborty

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New Delhi, SBS Publishers & Distributors Pvt. Ltd.: 2010

Seller ID: 900253

ISBN: 8131407608


Printed Pages: 282. View more info

Women Survivors of Violence: Genesis and Growth of a State Support System

By: Anjali Dave

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Orient BlackSwan: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 102271

ISBN: 8125059156

Condition: New


In the 1980s, a field action project, which later developed into a socio-legal service to address Violence against Women (VAW), was initiated and developed by an academic institute of social work in strategic partnership with the police in Mumbai and Maharashtra. This service, termed the ‘Special Cells’, worked in tandem with the police force, and in the past three decades, has been replicated in eight states across India. Women Survivors of Violence is a first-perso... View more info

Flore des Calanques

By: Anne Merry

Price: $57.20

Publisher: Editions du Fournel: 2014

Seller ID: 901577

ISBN: 2361420708

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 304. View more info

Geographical Thought: An Introduction to Ideas in Human Geography

By: Anoop Nayak & Alex Jeffrey (Authors)

Price: $40.50

Publisher: New Delhi, Routledge/ Manohar Publishers & Distributors:

Seller ID: 1201972

ISBN: 0132228246

Condition: New


Table of Contents 1. Geographies of Empire: The Imperial Tradition Introduction Empire, imperialism and colonialism Defining terms Portuguese and Spanish empires British Empire The institionalisation of geography From ‘fabulous’ to ‘militant’ geography The Royal Geographical Society The Societé Géographie de Paris (SGP) Environmental determinism: climate and race Environmental determinism and the Panama Canal Criticisms and dissent Conclusions 2. ... View more info

Paryavaran Vigyan: Ek Adhyayan (in Hindi)

By: Anurag Dwivedi & Anand Kumar Upadhyay (Authors)

Price: $39.75

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Raj Publications: 2016

Seller ID: 110863

ISBN: 9789381234433

Condition: New


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Handbook of Flood Management: Flood Risk Simulation, Warning, Assessment and Mitigation , Vol. I

By: Arun Kumar

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New Delhi, SBS Publishers & Distributors Pvt. Ltd.: 2009

Seller ID: 900254

ISBN: 8189741969


Printed Pages: 350. View more info

Handbook of Flood Management: Flood Recovery Innovation and Response Management, Vol. II

By: Arun Kumar

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New Delhi, SBS Publishers & Distributors Pvt. Ltd.: 2009

Seller ID: 900255

ISBN: 8189741977


Printed Pages: 376. View more info

Second Language Learning in a Foreign Language Environment: A Pragma-Discoursal Account

By: Asha Tickoo

Price: $17.40

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Orient BlackSwan: 2016

Seller ID: 110986

ISBN: 8192047598

Condition: New


The aspects of written discourse addressed in this collection of nine papers are represented in terms of the defining informational constraints on their standard use, and the associated pragma-discoursal impact on the message. Each of the first seven papers individually addresses a core feature of written discourse of challenge to the high–intermediate English as a Foreign Language learner, by examining how s/he tackles the very particular information-packaging directi... View more info

Problems and Prospects of Environment Policy

By: Asheref Illiyan, Shahid Ashraf & M.S. Bhatt (Authors)

Price: $19.37

Publisher: Delhi, India, Aakar Books: 2008

Seller ID: 109340

ISBN: 8189833596

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 550. View more info

Biodiversity and Ecosystem Conservation

By: Ashish Dutta

Price: $14.53

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Kalpaz Publications/Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd.: 2001

Seller ID: 105988

ISBN: 8178350580

Condition: New


Biodiversity is the variety of the world's living species, including their Genetic diversity and the Communities and ecosystems that they form. The Complex threats to Biological diversity call for a wide range of responses from many private and public sectors, and the mix of these responses must be adjusted to suit local conditions.This book complies succinct and authoritative information about biodiversity. It will certainly prove an asset and reference tool to all conc... View more info

Famines in Ancient India

By: Atreyi Biswas

Price: $14.38

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd.: 2000

Seller ID: 105938

ISBN: 812120660X

Condition: New


This book, unique in its kind, attempts to define the factors responsible for Famines in pre and proto-historic periods of Indian History based on Archaeological data in ecological context and literary sources. An extensive Study of archaeological reports, covering a Large chronological span, from the Harappan Cultural horizon till the Beginning of Christian era, reveal of numerous droughts and floods which devastated many geographical units with human settlements from t... View more info

Navigation Environment of Ancient and Mediaeval Ports of Tamilaham

By: B. Arunachalam

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, KW Publishers: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 104441

ISBN: 8187966785

Condition: New


In recent decades, marine archaeologists working in near-shore underwater areas have brought to light new find of enormous value. Scholars, working in their respective discipline areas concerning specific ports, have not been able to build a holistic perspective on the ports of the past, and their rise and decline. This is, to an extent, due to a lack of sea-perspective of the ports and their navigational environment. To fill this gap, through an interdisciplinary and in... View more info

Critical Perspectives On Agrarian Transition: India in the Global Debate

By: B. B. Mohanty

Price: $22.35

Publisher: New Delhi, Routledge/ Manohar Publishers & Distributors:

Seller ID: 1201989

ISBN: 1138668605

Condition: New


Table of Contents List of Contributors List of abbreviations List of tables & Figures Foreword Preface and Acknowledgements Introduction Agrarian transition: from classic to current debates Part 1 Agrarian Transition: Theoretical Discourse 1. Back to the future? Marx, modes of production and the agrarian question 2. Revisiting agrarian transition: reflections on long histories and current realities 3. Contours of the agrarian question: Towards political question of ‘th... View more info

Coal Science and Engineering

By: B. Mazumder

Price: $82.37

Publisher: New Delhi, Woodhead Publishing India:

Seller ID: 1202228

ISBN: 9789380308234

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 450 View more info

Life-style and Ecology

By: Baidyanath Saraswati (Ed.)

Price: $12.09

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts/D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.: 1998

Seller ID: 101690

ISBN: 8124601038

Condition: New


With meticulous analyses of the lifestyles of the Himalayan pastoral nomads, the Lakshadweep islanders, and Kanyakumaris Mukkuvar fisherfolk, among others, the studies here show how these communities follow the spirit of the natural world: not in imitation of old times, but in continuation of the primal vision. Delineating, thus, variegated cultural paradigms of these communities, with details like, for instance, of their belief systems, myths, rituals, folklore, songs, ... View more info

Footloose in the Himalaya

By: Bill Aitken

Price: $13.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Orient BlackSwan: 2009

Seller ID: 101847

ISBN: 8178242818

Condition: New


Away from over-used tourist trails and trekking routes, Bill Aitken wanders through the Himalaya. His inclination is to enter disused colonial dak bungalows and ruined temples, meander in wild glades above the treeline carpeted with wild flowers, filling his water bottle from mountain springs and waterfalls. Having left his native Scotland in his twenties to circumnavigate the world, Aitken reached the Himalaya and stopped, enraptured. He began wandering through these mo... View more info

Environmental Sanitation and Eradication of Scavenging in India

By: Bindeshwar Pathak

Price: $18.20

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Private Limited/Research India Press: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 110012

ISBN: 8120813804

Condition: New


Environmental Sanitation and Eradication of Scavenging in India is a comprehensive sociological treatise based on extraordinary research by Bindeshwar Pathak. The book presents an in-depth understanding of the evolution of sanitation movement coupled with an account of a social awakening for the emancipation of manual scavengers, formerly known as 'untouchables', who faced severe discrimination as they belonged to the lowest stratum of India's caste-based society.It atte... View more info

Environmental Pollution and Bhopal Killings

By: Brajendra Nath Banerjee

Price: $3.04

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd.: 1987

Seller ID: 105669

ISBN: 8121201195

Condition: New


Union Carbide Corporation (UCC) the US chemical multinationals Criminal irresponsibility simply ruined hundreds of innocent lives in Bhopal by the sudden releases of over 40 tonnes of methyl isocyanate (MIC) and the associated lethal chemicals The tragedy was totally man-made and created by those unscrupulous death-dealers who would for making easy profit, not hesitate in any kind of reckless behaviour. The same death-dealing US Company-Union Carbide contributed to sprea... View more info

The World under Pressure: How China and India are Influencing the Global Economy and Environment

By: Carl J. Dahlman

Price: $16.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Cambridge University Press:

Seller ID: 101419

ISBN: 9789382264644

Condition: New


The rapid rise of China and India is reshaping our global economic and environmental systems raising major issues of stability governance and sustainability. This book develops a framework that shows the interdependence between economic size trade finance technology environment security and global governance. The author uses this framework to provide data on the speed of global power shifts and to trace the implications for nations worldwide. Printed Pages: 326. View more info

100 Ans de Guides en Ecrins

By: Claude Albrand, Paul Keller (Préfacier)

Price: $64.90

Publisher: Editions du Fournel: 2009

Seller ID: 901594

ISBN: 2915493944

Condition: New


Ce livre raconte la grande et la petite histoire de la vie des guides dans les Ecrins. Ce sont les mémoires intimement liées des montagnards, des alpinistes, des gens de ce merveilleux pays. Des anecdotes, des observations, des témoignages, des documents, des récits cocasses, de l'humour, des révélations, des souvenirs, des regards vers l'avenir, des photos. Dans ces récits se révèle, toujours présente, la sagesse des inventeurs d'un nouveau métier, passeur de... View more info

Introduction to Geopolitics

By: Colin Flint

Price: $28.35

Publisher: New Delh, Routledge/Manohar Publishers &Distributors:

Seller ID: 1201221

ISBN: 0815350465

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 317 View more info

Champignons des Hautes-Alpes

By: Collectifs

Price: $35.20

Publisher: Editions du Fournel: 2015

Seller ID: 901578

ISBN: 2361420767

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 66. View more info

Environment Evolution and Values

By: D.P. Chattopadhyaya

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Concept Publishing Company Pvt. Ltd.: 2007

Seller ID: 112066

ISBN: 818069366X

Condition: New


This book is mainly concerned with Environment Evolution and Values, terms which figure in its very title. The basic underlying concepts of Evolution are Natural Environment highlighted by Lamarck (1744-1829), Heredity and Natural Selection emphasised by Darwin (1809-1882) and Genetic Mutation first developed by Mendel (1822-1884). Though these three great life scientists brought to light three main components of biological evolution, these were known and formulated by o... View more info

Practical and Professional Ethics, Vol. 2 (Environmental Ethics)

By: Debashis Guha

Price: $7.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Concept Publishing Company Pvt. Ltd.: 2007

Seller ID: 112110

ISBN: 8180693163

Condition: New


The Series on Practical and Professional Ethics is an outcome of major research project funded by the U.G.C. in which the task of resolving some value-laden practical problems troubling the professionals and the non-professionals in India was undertaken. Apart from clarifying the nature, tasks and interrelation of practical and professional ethics, volume one considers five categories of ethical or value-laden practical problems such as Environmental, Biomedical, Educati... View more info

Environmental Pollution and Protection: An Introduction

By: Dhandapani Alagiri & E. Naveen Kumar (Authors)

Price: $31.00

Publisher: New Delhi, SBS Publishers & Distributors Pvt. Ltd.: 2012

Seller ID: 900252

ISBN: 8131427145


Printed Pages: 350. View more info

Environment Conservation and Sustainable Development

By: Dr Surendra S. Chauhan

Price: $74.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Lenin Media Pvt. Ltd.: 2016

Seller ID: 111829

ISBN: 9789385160714

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 250. View more info

Weapons of War: Environmental Impact

By: Dr U.C. Jha

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, KW Publishers: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 104292

ISBN: 9789381904749

Condition: New


This book provides an in-depth analysis of nine weapons and explosive remnants of war, their uses in armed conflict and their deadly impact on the environment. Besides three weapons of mass destruction (Biological, Chemical and Nuclear), it also covers controversial weapons like Depleted Uranium, White Phosphorus, Cluster Munitions and Anti-personnel Landmines, their military applications and the health and environmental hazard posed by them. The book offers an impartial... View more info

New Innovations In Environmental Biotechnology

By: Dr. M.M. Abid Ali Khan

Price: $62.47

Publisher: New Delh, Lenin Media Pvt. Ltd.: 2018

Seller ID: 1201454

ISBN: 9789385995156

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 472 View more info

Les montagnes du Gapençais: Découverte des paysages et de la Flore

By: Edouard Chas

Price: $48.40

Publisher: Editions du Fournel: 2005

Seller ID: 901579

ISBN: 2915493200

Condition: New


Les montagnes entourant le bassin gapençais, du Piolit aux pieds de Bure et à Céuse, en incluant plateau de Bayard, montagnes de Charance et de Chaudun, arrière-pays de Rabou et vallon de la Grangette. 1200-2708 m. 218 espèces présentées dans leur milieu. Pour chaque espèce, 2 ou 3 photos en couleur, une description destinée à faciliter son identification, l'indication des milieux et des sites où la trouver, la période de floraison, éventuellement ses usages... View more info

Textbook of Environmental Biotechnology

By: Er. Pramod Kumar, Er. Vipin Kumar (Authors) & Pravin Kumar Sachan (Ed.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Woodhead Publishing India: 2018

Seller ID: 1202159

ISBN: 9789385059384

Condition: New


Environmental biotechnology is a vast and rapidly growing field, which continues to revolutionise the understanding of basic life sustaining processes in the environment, by identifying and exploiting the biomolecules and their, utilities to provide clean technologies, in order to counter environmental problems. This “Textbook of Environmental Biotechnology” summarises various aspects of environmental biotechnology and is divided into 13 chapters. This edition discus... View more info

The Biodiversity of India (with CD Rom)

By: Erach Bharucha

Price: $10.10

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Mapin Publishing: 2002

Seller ID: 112007

ISBN: 8188204064

Condition: New


The over 45,000 plant and 77,000 animal species that have been recorded in India make up 7 per cent of the total plant and 6.4 per cent of the animal species found in the world.The enormous variation in landscapes based on climate and topography has created different ecosystems that support and nurture this biodiversity, which is among the country’s most distinctive features. From the majestic Himalayas in the North to the lush tropics of the South, the precious natura... View more info

Fleurs de Belledonne: Fleurs des collines de moins de 900 Mètres

By: Fleurs de Belledonne, Jean Burner, Maria Burner, Léa Basso, Simone Sarah Chabert

Price: $83.60

Publisher: Editions du Fournel: 2018

Seller ID: 901575

ISBN: 2361421240

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 394. View more info

Handbook of Water and Purity Quality

By: Gajraj Singh

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New Delhi, SBS Publishers & Distributors Pvt. Ltd.: 2012

Seller ID: 900231

ISBN: 9789380090238


The book provides an overview of major water-related issues in developing and developed countries, followed by a review of issues of sampling for water analysis, regulatory considerations and forensics in water quality and purity investigations. The subsequent chapters cover microbial as well chemical contaminations from inorganic compounds, radio nuclides, volatile and semi-volatile compounds, disinfectants, herbicides, and pharmaceuticals, including endocrine disruptor... View more info

Vallée de la Clarée

By: Gérald Lucas, René Siestrunck (Préfacier)

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Editions du Fournel: 2008

Seller ID: 901570

ISBN: 2915493812

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 64. View more info

Marine Ecosystems

By: Gopal Bhargava

Price: $14.62

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Kalpaz Publications/Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd.: 2001

Seller ID: 106016

ISBN: 8178350599

Condition: New


The Ocean Water covers 70.8 per cent of Earth's total surface area. The Marine ecosystem contains a wide-range of Plants and animals. It represents a stable Equilibrium of various Physical and Biological factors. The Organic continuity of the system rests on a delicate network of interdependent relationships.The present book is unique amidst the existing literature on marine biology. It contains authoritative and well researched aspects of marine ecosystem. Students, res... View more info

Environment and its Global Implications, 2 Vols

By: Gopal Bhargava

Price: $29.97

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Kalpaz Publications/Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd.: 2002

Seller ID: 106056

ISBN: 8178351137

Condition: New


Contents:Volume I : Preface ? Introduction ? Some Basic about World Environmental Change ? Environmental Change: An Issue of Human Concern ? Expected Disasters for Resources and Activities of Humanity ? Consequences on Global Food Production ? Sustainable Power and the Environment ? Environmental Safety and the Coal Policy ? Role and Rules of International Agreements ? Obstacles for Third World Countries ? Global Agencies on Environment ? Global Development of the Last D... View more info

Environmental Justice: Concepts, Evidence and Politics

By: Gordon Walker

Price: $27.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Routledge/ Manohar Publishers & Distributors:

Seller ID: 1201886

ISBN: 0415589746

Condition: New


Brand new Book. Environmental justice has increasingly become part of the language of environmental activism, political debate, academic research and policy making around the world. It raises questions about how the environment impacts on different people's lives. Does pollution follow the poor? Are some communities far more vulnerable to the impacts of flooding or climate change than others? Are the benefits of access to green space for all, or only for some? Do powerfu... View more info

Everest Aur Bhi Hai: Ek Parvatarohi ke Sansmaran (Hindi)

By: Haripal Singh Ahluwaliya

Price: $23.80

Publisher: New Delhi, Kaveri Book Service: 2018

Seller ID: 1202317

ISBN: 9789385719103

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 265 View more info

A Redder Shade of Green: Intersections of Science and Socialism

By: Ian Angus

Price: $11.50

Publisher: New Delhi, Aakar Books: 2018

Seller ID: 900373

ISBN: 9789350025444

Condition: New


As the Anthropocene advances, people across the red-green political spectrum seek to understand and halt our deepening ecological crisis. Environmentalists, scientists, and ecosocialists share concerns about the misuse and overuse of natural resources, but often differ on explanations and solutions. Some blame environmental disasters on overpopulation. Others wonder if Darwin’s evolutionary theories disprove Marx’s revolutionary views, or if capitalist history contra... View more info

Environmental Development: Issues and Challenges

By: Iftekhar Ahmed Ansari

Price: $17.37

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Raj Publications: 2015

Seller ID: 110890

ISBN: 9789382281436

Condition: New


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Environmental Education

By: Jagdish Chand

Price: $17.55

Publisher: New Delhi, Shipra Publicaitons:

Seller ID: 1201856

ISBN: 8183640982

Condition: New


Contents Preface 1.Meaning of Environment and Environmental Concerns 2. Meaning, Aims, Objectives, Scope and Principles of Environmental Education 3. Objectives and Curriculum of Environmental Education at the School Stage 4. Environmental Pollution: Types, Causes and Remedies 5. Environmental Hazards: Global and Local Causes and Effects 6. Role of School in Environmental Conservation and Sustainable Development. Printed Pages: 142 View more info

Environmental Education

By: Jagdish Chand

Price: $3.25

Publisher: New Delhi, Shipra Publicaitons:

Seller ID: 1201857

ISBN: 8183640990

Condition: New


Contents Preface 1.Meaning of Environment and Environmental Concerns 2. Meaning, Aims, Objectives, Scope and Principles of Environmental Education 3. Objectives and Curriculum of Environmental Education at the School Stage 4. Environmental Pollution: Types, Causes and Remedies 5. Environmental Hazards: Global and Local Causes and Effects 6. Role of School in Environmental Conservation and Sustainable Development. Printed Pages: 142 View more info

The Ashgate Research Companion to Military Ethics

By: James Turner Johnson (Eds)

Price: $74.87

Publisher: New Delh, Routledge/Manohar Publishers &Distributors:

Seller ID: 1201282

ISBN: 1138476870

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 382 View more info

Fleurs de Corse: Fleurs de la baie de Cupabia

By: Jean Burner, Maria Burner

Price: $79.20

Publisher: Editions du Fournel: 2014

Seller ID: 901576

ISBN: 2361420643

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 374. View more info

Globalization, Human Rights and Governance in South Africa and India

By: Juhi Bhatnagar

Price: $24.75

Publisher: New Delhi, Shivalik Prakashan:

Seller ID: 1202313

ISBN: 9789385144363

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 166 View more info

Environmental Issues in Mineral Resource Development`

By: K.L. Rai (Ed.)

Price: $6.69

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd.: 1993

Seller ID: 105763

ISBN: 8121204526

Condition: New


The book comprises selected critical reviews and specific case-studies dealing with Environmental fallouts of mining, mineral-processing and mineral-based Industries and possible remedial Measures aimed at recuperation and preservation of the surrounding Environment in the Indian context. The subject has received considerable attention in recent years in the wake of unprecedented growth and expansion of Mining and mineral-based industries and increasing public apprehensi... View more info

Global Environment: Issues and Problems

By: K.S. Sengar, G.S. Chauhan, Subhash Chand & Ramesh Kumar (Eds)

Price: $9.32

Publisher: Delhi, India, Aakar Books: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 109128

ISBN: 8191038218

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 223. View more info