Category: Environmental Studies


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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 Environmental Economics (SANDEE). The book addresses the challenges of valuing environmental changes that are unique to developing coun... 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 of the entire world if technologies for its harvesting and supplying were readily available. Nearly four million exajoules (... 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 an invaluable teaching aid for years to come. This book served as a very deep and efficient reminder on issues that has bee... 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-person account of the evolution of the Special Cells. In the mid-1980s, the author was the first social worker of the TISS-initiat... 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. The Quantitative Revolution Introduction The origins of the quantitative revolution Political reasons The quantitative re... 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 directives that govern it. These seven papers cover a range of such features, from the micro- to the macro-level, including, referen... 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 concerned.Printed Pages: 340. 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 time to time. Ecological degeneration due to concentration of Population and degradation due to deforestation, contributed lar... View more info

Environmental Pollution and Management

By: Avnish Chauhan

Price: $9.45

Publisher: New Delhi, I.K. International Publishing House: 2019

Seller ID: 1203861

ISBN: 9789386768612

Condition: New

Environmental pollution is defined as the contamination of the physical and biological components of the earth/atmosphere to an extent that normal environmental processes are adversely affected. These effects can cause soil erosion, desertification, landslides, extinction of species, depletion of natural resources and waste accumulation. Environmental pollution occurs in various forms, namely, air, water soil, radioactive, noise, heat/thermal and light. This book is designed for B.Sc. (all branches), B.B.A., B.C.A., B.Tech, Polytechnic, B.A., B.Com, M.Sc., M.Tech, M.A., PhD entrances, NET, S... 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 integrative approach, the present work on navigational environment of the old and mediaeval ports of Tamilaham has been attempt... 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 ‘the peasantry’ in contemporary IndiaPart 2 Global Capitalism, Neoliberalism and Changing Agriculture 4. Capitalist trajectori... 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, and their knowledge of cosmology as well as natural phenomena, the authors underscore the inseparability of nature and cultur... View more info

Textbook of Environmental Chemistry

By: Balaram Pani

Price: $15.95

Publisher: New Delhi, I.K. International Publishing House: 2017

Seller ID: 1203863

ISBN: 9789386768025

Condition: New

Textbook of Environmental Chemistry provides fundamental knowledge of the principles of environment and its chemistry to students as well as teachers of Environmental Sciences, Environmental Chemistry and Environmental Studies at graduate, postgraduate, polytechnic, and engineering levels. This book is also useful for the students and professors of general science. The book explores biological resources and their relationships with physical and chemical aspects of the environment. Due emphasis has been given to the regional as well as global environmental problems like water, air, soil and no... View more info

Plants for Human Survival and Medicine

By: Bikarma Singh

Price: $101.30

Publisher: New Delhi, New India Publishing Agency: 2019

Seller ID: 1203903

ISBN: 9789387973510

Condition: New

This book reports the potential plants for human survival, explored medicinal aspects of the ongoing research and development for discovering new molecules, new drugs, new leads, ethnic-traditional applications and nutraceutical values of plants. It provides a baseline data and information on plants and their hidden knowledge for human health. This is build upon based on twenty-five excellent research articles and main focused plant species are Boswellia serrata, Butea monosperma, Colebrookea oppositifolia, Cymbopogon khasianus, Dendrophthe falcata, Dysoxylum binectariferum, Echinacea purpurea... 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 mountains then, and has only stopped on and off in the last forty years to do more mundane things—like travelling the Deccan ... 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 attempts at a comprehensive critique of the policies and programme of environmental sanitation and liberation of scavengers. In t... 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 spreading disinformation to evade the Responsibility and in the process contributed to untold suffering to thousands of our happin... View more info

Femmes de guides - Cordée et sac de Noeuds

By: Brigitte Simonet

Price: $39.60

Publisher: Editions du Fournel: 2016

Seller ID: 901612

ISBN: 2361420880

Condition: New

Printed Pages: 208. 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 montagnes ! En un siècle, ils ont réussi à faire évoluer leur profession au fil des évènements, malgré les difficult... 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

Seven summits - Carnets d'expéditions d'un passager des Cimes

By: Collectifs

Price: $48.40

Publisher: Editions du Fournel: 2017

Seller ID: 901616

ISBN: 2361421119

Condition: New

Printed Pages: 318. View more info

La leçon d'Aristote: sur l'alpinisme et l'escalade

By: Collectifs

Price: $39.60

Publisher: Editions du Fournel: 2016

Seller ID: 901644

ISBN: 2361420910

Condition: New

Printed Pages: 180. View more info

Briançon, la ville Fortifiée

By: Collectifs

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Editions du Fournel: 2016

Seller ID: 901647

ISBN: 2361420945

Condition: New

Printed Pages: 92. 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 others for a long time. Nature is ordinarily believed to be a world of facts governed by law of causality and values are said ... 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, Educational, Economic and Business and Socio-Political Ethics. And their resolutions have been explained in volumes 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6... 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

L'arc Alpin: Traversée des Alpes à Pied

By: Didier Lecuyer

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Editions du Fournel: 2015

Seller ID: 901648

ISBN: 2361420856

Condition: New

Printed Pages: 126. 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 analysis of legal regimes and their efficacy in minimising the damage these weapons wreak on humans and the environment. It ... 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 et, pour la plupart d'entre elles, un dessin. Printed Pages: 288. 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 discusses scope of environmental biotechnology, environment and ecology, environmental pollution, microbial metabolism, analytical ... 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 natural resources of the subcontinent are found in forest, grassland, desert and semi-arid, island, coastal, belt and marine ecosys... View more info

Des Ecrins à l'Himalaya

By: Eric Lon

Price: $52.80

Publisher: Editions du Fournel: 2007

Seller ID: 901618

ISBN: 2915493529

Condition: New

Printed Pages: 256. 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

La Traversée du Haut Atlas en Solitaire

By: Frédéric Jullien

Price: $46.20

Publisher: Editions du Fournel: 2005

Seller ID: 901622

ISBN: 291549326X

Condition: New

Printed Pages: 144. 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 disruptors as well as potential terrorist-related contamination. Offers methods for analyzing water to assure its safety from contamin... 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, researchers and Teachers besides Environmental scientists, Environment activists will find this work informative and useful.Prin... 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 Decade: Concept of Justice ? Awareness Generation About the Changing World Environment ? Background of Environmental Records ?... 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 powerful voices dominate environmental decisions to the exclusion of others? This book focuses on such questions and the complexitie... View more info