Environmental Studies & Natural History

  • A Comparative Examination of Multi-Party Actions

    A Comparative Examination of Multi-Party Actions

    The Case of Environmental Mass Harm

    By Joanne Blennerhassett

    This monograph addresses the phenomenon of mass harm and how it may be resolved through collective redress. It examines particularly how such redress may be achieved through mechanisms such as multi-party actions. In order to do this, an analytical framework is created...

    Cloth - 9781509905294 - $ 108.00

  • A Country in Mind

    A Country in Mind

    Memoir with Landscape

    By Saskia Beudel

    The chunk of land bordering Western Australia, South Australia, and Queensland is known as Namatjira. For most of us it is remote; geographically and metaphorically it is the heart of Australia. After a period of loss and much change, Saskia Beudel was inspired to begin...

    Paper - 9781742584942 - $ 29.99

  • A Fisheries Management System in Crisis

    A Fisheries Management System in Crisis

    The EU Commom Fisheries Policy

    By Jesper Raakjær

    Despite the fact that tremendous effort and many resources have been invested in improving the performance of the Common Fisheries Policy (CFP), the crisis in the EU fisheries management systems worsens year by year. This crisis has prevailed almost since the CFP was...

    Paper - 9788773079751 - $ 52.95

  • A Handbook of Minerals Under the Microscope

    A Handbook of Minerals Under the Microscope

    By E.P. Saggerson


    64 pages

    Publication Date: 12/1/1986
    Format: Spiral/Wiro/Comb
    ISBN: 9780869805121

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    Spiral/Wiro/Comb - 9780869805121 - $ 15.95

  • A History of Antarctica

    A History of Antarctica

    By Stephen Martin

    This revised and expanded book - first published in 1996 - traces the patterns of human activity in Antarctica, from the southern journeys of the 16th century to the modern expeditions of adventurers and tourists. Using material from diaries, letters, and fresh research, the book illuminates the...

    Cloth - 9781921719578 - $ 49.95

  • A Human Rights-based Approach to Conserving Protected Areas in China

    A Human Rights-based Approach to Conserving Protected Areas in China

    Lessons from Europe

    By Miao He

    As the world's population grows and the demands for natural resources increase, protected areas are becoming more important, but also more threatened. On the one hand, conservation of protected areas can contribute to the safeguarding of human rights; on the other hand, neglecting human rights...

    Paper - 9781780683881 - $ 95.00

  • A Systems Approach to Environmental Management

    A Systems Approach to Environmental Management

    It's not easy being Green

    By Tim O'Higgins, Mohammed Saif Al-Kalbani

    Human activity increasingly dominates the global environment. Effective environmental management - to use, conserve, and maintain natural capital - is a major challenge worldwide. Managing the environment involves juggling a complex set of ecological, economic, and social objectives and...

    Paper - 9781780460260 - $ 24.50

  • A Systems Approach to Environmental Management

    A Systems Approach to Environmental Management

    It's not easy being Green

    By Tim O'Higgins, Mohammed Saif Al-Kalbani

    Human activity increasingly dominates the global environment. Effective environmental management - to use, conserve, and maintain natural capital - is a major challenge worldwide. Managing the environment involves juggling a complex set of ecological, economic, and social objectives and...

    Cloth - 9781780460550 - $ 48.95

  • Achieving a Resilient Future for Small States

    Achieving a Resilient Future for Small States

    Caribbean 2050

    Edited by: Denny Lewis-Bynoe

    The Caribbean faces numerous economic, social and environmental challenges, with current projections predicting the road ahead to be filled with low levels of growth, high debt, and low resilience. In Achieving a Resilient Future for Small States: Caribbean 2050, the contributors set out a long-term,...

    Paper - 9781849291460 - $ 94.00

  • Aesth/Ethics in Environmental Change

    Aesth/Ethics in Environmental Change

    Hiking through the arts, ecology, religion and ethics of the environment

    Edited by: Sigurd Bergmann, Irmgard Blindow, Konrad Ott

    Can aesthetics and ethics be integrated for the good of habitats, places, and spaces? How can the arts widen our perception of nature and deepen environmental ethics? Should the political...

    Paper - 9783643902924 - $ 44.95