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  • Understanding Human Ecology

    Understanding Human Ecology
    av Robert Dyball

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849713832

    We are facing hugely complex challenges - from climate change to world poverty, our problems are part of an inter-related web of social and natural systems. Human ecology promises an approach to these complex challenges, a way to understand these pr…

  • Understanding Human Ecology

    Understanding Human Ecology
    av Robert Dyball

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849713825

    We are facing hugely complex challenges - from climate change to world poverty, our problems are part of an inter-related web of social and natural systems. Human ecology promises an approach to these complex challenges, a way to understand these pr…

  • An Introduction to Sustainable Resource Use

    An Introduction to Sustainable Resource Use
    av Callum Hill

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844079278

    This book explores the challenges our society faces in making the transition to renewable resource use in a way that is truly sustainable - environmentally, economically and socially. After exploring the physical limits the laws of thermodynamics im…

  • An Introduction to Sustainable Resource Use

    An Introduction to Sustainable Resource Use
    av Callum Hill

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844079261

    This book explores the challenges our society faces in making the transition to renewable resource use in a way that is truly sustainable - environmentally, economically and socially. After exploring the physical limits the laws of thermodynamics im…

  • Researching Sustainability

    Researching Sustainability

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849711227

    This book is for students and researchers across the social sciences who are planning, conducting and disseminating research on sustainability-related issues. Real-world sustainability problems cross many boundaries, and this is the first book to gu…

  • Researching Sustainability

    Researching Sustainability

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849711210

    This book is for students and researchers across the social sciences who are planning, conducting and disseminating research on sustainability-related issues. Real-world sustainability problems cross many boundaries, and this is the first book to gu…

  • Human Ecology

    Human Ecology
    av Gerald G. Marten
    (1 recension)

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853837142

    'The scope and clarity of this book make it accessible and informative to a wide readership. Its messages should be an essential component of the education for all students from secondary school to university... [It] provides a clear and comprehensi…

  • Natural Capitalism

    Natural Capitalism
    av Paul Hawken

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844071708

    On its first publication 10 years ago, Natural Capitalism rocked the world of business with its innovative new approach - an approach that fused ecological integrity with business acumen using the radical concept of natural capitalism. This 10th-ann…

  • Risk Governance

    Risk Governance
    av Ortwin Renn

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844072927

    'Risk Governance is a tour de force. Every risk manager, every risk analyst, every risk researcher must read this book - it is the demarcation point for all further advances in risk policy and risk research. Renn provides authoritative guidance on h…

  • Risk Governance

    Risk Governance
    av Ortwin Renn

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844072910

    'Risk Governance is a tour de force. Every risk manager, every risk analyst, every risk researcher must read this book - it is the demarcation point for all further advances in risk policy and risk research. Renn provides authoritative guidance on h…

  • The Step-by-Step Guide to Sustainability Planning

    The Step-by-Step Guide to Sustainability Planning
    av Darcy E Hitchcock

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844076161

    Sustainability is now the greatest business imperative, yet how do you actually develop and implement a sustainability plan if you aren't an expert?From the authors of the award-winning handbook The Business Guide to Sustainability comes this highly…

  • Beyond Smart Cities

    Beyond Smart Cities
    av Tim Campbell

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849714266

    The promise of competitiveness and economic growth in so-called smart cities is widely advertised in Europe and the US. The promise is focussed on global talent and knowledge economies and not on learning and innovation. But to really achieve smart…

  • Beyond Smart Cities

    Beyond Smart Cities
    av Tim Campbell

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849714259

    The promise of competitiveness and economic growth in so-called smart cities is widely advertised in Europe and the US. The promise is focussed on global talent and knowledge economies and not on learning and innovation. But to really achieve smart…

  • Environmental Policy in the EU

    Environmental Policy in the EU

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849714693

    The European Union (EU) has a hugely important effect on the way in which environmental policies are framed and implemented in many different parts of the world, but especially Europe. The new and comprehensively revised edition of this well-known t…

  • Environmental Policy in the EU

    Environmental Policy in the EU

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849714686

    The European Union (EU) has a hugely important effect on the way in which environmental policies are framed and implemented in many different parts of the world, but especially Europe. The new and comprehensively revised edition of this well-known t…

  • Earth in the Balance

    Earth in the Balance
    av Al Gore

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844074846

    Al Gore leads the charge against climate change, the world's greatest threat, in an incendiary new foreword to this timeless classic that launched his environmental career. If you want to know Gore, you need this book!

  • Earth in the Balance

    Earth in the Balance
    av Al Gore

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853837432

    An analysis of the most crucial and far-reaching issues confronting humanity by one of its most powerful politicians. A former journalist, Al Gore won a seat in the House of Representatives in 1976, represented Tennessee in the Senate from '84 and h…

  • Algae for Biofuels, Biomass and Fine Chemicals

    Algae for Biofuels, Biomass and Fine Chemicals
    av Peter J. LeB. Williams

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849714532

    Oil is a finite resource. With growing awareness of the need for renewable energy resources, microalgae offer considerable potential as producers of biofuels, particularly as they do not compete (as do higher plant biofuel crops) with food crops for…

  • Algae for Biofuels, Biomass and Fine Chemicals

    Algae for Biofuels, Biomass and Fine Chemicals
    av Peter J. LeB. Williams

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849714525

    Oil is a finite resource. With growing awareness of the need for renewable energy resources, microalgae offer considerable potential as producers of biofuels, particularly as they do not compete (as do higher plant biofuel crops) with food crops for…

  • Governing Sustainable Cities

    Governing Sustainable Cities
    av Bob Evans

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844071685

    Urban governance and sustainability are rapidly becoming key issues around the world. Currently three billion people - half the population of the planet - live in cities, and by 2050 a full two-thirds of the world's population will be housed in ever…

  • Governing Sustainable Cities

    Governing Sustainable Cities
    av Bob Evans

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844071692

    Urban governance and sustainability are rapidly becoming key issues around the world. Currently three billion people - half the population of the planet - live in cities, and by 2050 a full two-thirds of the world's population will be housed in ever…

  • Hunger and Markets

    Hunger and Markets
    av United Nations World Food Programme

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844078370

    Hunger and Markets is the third volume of the UN World Food Programme's World Hunger Series - created to help promote a better understanding of the choices confronting leaders as they work to fight hunger. It appears at a crucial time, with food pri…

  • Hunger and Markets

    Hunger and Markets
    av United Nations World Food Programme

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844078387

    Hunger and Markets is the third volume of the UN World Food Programme's World Hunger Series - created to help promote a better understanding of the choices confronting leaders as they work to fight hunger. It appears at a crucial time, with food pri…

  • Crop Wild Relatives

    Crop Wild Relatives

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849711791

    Crop wild relatives (CWR) are plant species which are more or less closely related to crops. They are a vital resource by providing a pool of genetic variation that can be used in breeding new and better adapted varieties of crops that are resistant…

  • Crop Wild Relatives

    Crop Wild Relatives

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849711784

    Crop wild relatives (CWR) are plant species which are more or less closely related to crops. They are a vital resource by providing a pool of genetic variation that can be used in breeding new and better adapted varieties of crops that are resistant…

  • Sacred Natural Sites

    Sacred Natural Sites

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849711661

    Sacred Natural Sites are the world's oldest protected places. This book focuses on a wide spread of both iconic and lesser known examples such as sacred groves of the Western Ghats (India), Sagarmatha /Chomolongma (Mt Everest, Nepal, Tibet - and Chi…

  • Sacred Natural Sites

    Sacred Natural Sites

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849711678

    Sacred Natural Sites are the world's oldest protected places. This book focuses on a wide spread of both iconic and lesser known examples such as sacred groves of the Western Ghats (India), Sagarmatha /Chomolongma (Mt Everest, Nepal, Tibet - and Chi…

  • Environmental Risk Management

    Environmental Risk Management
    av Paul Pritchard

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853835988

    This timely publication considers recent developments in environmental risk management as they relate to commercial organizations, including risk transfer through insurance. It starts by looking at characterization of risks based on the hazard-pathw…

  • The New Global Frontier

    The New Global Frontier

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844075607

    The worlds developing countries will be experiencing massive increases in their urban populations over the 21st century. If managed intelligently and humanely, this growth can pave the way to sustainable development; otherwise, it will favour higher…

  • The New Global Frontier

    The New Global Frontier

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844075591

    The worlds developing countries will be experiencing massive increases in their urban populations over the 21st century. If managed intelligently and humanely, this growth can pave the way to sustainable development; otherwise, it will favour higher…

  • Renewable Electricity and the Grid

    Renewable Electricity and the Grid

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844077892

    Can renewable energy provide reliable power? Will it need extensive backup?The energy available from wind, waves, tides and the sun varies in ways that may not match variations in energy demand. Assimilating these fluctuations can affect the operati…

  • Renewable Electricity and the Grid

    Renewable Electricity and the Grid

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844074181

    Can renewable energy provide reliable power? Will it need extensive backup?The energy available from wind, waves, tides and the sun varies in ways that may not match variations in energy demand. Assimilating these fluctuations can affect the operati…

  • Design for Sustainability

    Design for Sustainability
    av Janis Birkeland

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853839009

    With radical and innovative design solutions, everyone could be living in buildings and settlements that are more like gardens than cargo containers, and that purify air and water, generate energy, treat sewage and produce food - at lower cost. Birk…

  • Design for Sustainability

    Design for Sustainability
    av Janis Birkeland

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853838972

    With radical and innovative design solutions, everyone could be living in buildings and settlements that are more like gardens than cargo containers, and that purify air and water, generate energy, treat sewage and produce food - at lower cost. Birk…

  • Sustainability the Environment and Urbanisation

    Sustainability the Environment and Urbanisation
    av Cedric Pugh

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853833571

    The 1992 Rio Summit and subsequent literature and debate has focused on 'green' issues such as biodiversity, climate change and marine pollution. Much less has been written concerning the 'brown' agenda: factors such as poor sanitation and water qua…

  • The State of the World Atlas

    The State of the World Atlas
    av Dan Smith

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844075737

    Over 50 full-colour world maps and graphics break down hardcore statistics to provide a compelling analysis of all the political, social, economic and ecological nightmares that keep us awake at night. The world's car population has grown five times…

  • Exploring Sustainable Development

    Exploring Sustainable Development

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853834721

    Sustainable development is capturing the attention of planners, politicians and business leaders. Within the academic sphere its study is increasingly breaching disciplinary boundaries to become a focus of attention for natural and social scientists…

  • Exploring Sustainable Development

    Exploring Sustainable Development

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844071074

    Sustainable development is capturing the attention of planners, politicians and business leaders. Within the academic sphere its study is increasingly breaching disciplinary boundaries to become a focus of attention for natural and social scientists…

  • Environmental Policy Integration in Practice

    Environmental Policy Integration in Practice

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844078158

    Environmental values and concerns are meant to be reflected through environmental policy, which is then integrated into mainstream economic and social policy that serves to govern society and the economy in different sectors. Yet effective environme…

  • Environmental Policy Integration in Practice

    Environmental Policy Integration in Practice

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844073931

    Environmental values and concerns are meant to be reflected through environmental policy, which is then integrated into mainstream economic and social policy that serves to govern society and the economy in different sectors. Yet effective environme…

  • Yearbook of International Cooperation on Environment and Development 2002-03

    Yearbook of International Cooperation on Environment and Development 2002-03
    av Olav Schram Stokke

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844079964

    'An important tool for researchers and decision-makers alike'Gro Harlem Brundtland, Director-General, World Health Organization (WHO)'An invaluable source for everyone who needs to be up-to-date on international efforts to solve global environmental…

  • The Last Oasis

    The Last Oasis
    av Sandra Postel

    Häftad - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853831485

    For decades now we have wasted and mismanaged the world?s water supplies. Today, 27 countries are short of water, a quarter of the world?s population has no safe water, 46 per cent have no proper sanitation and each year four million children die of…

  • Science Agriculture and Research

    Science Agriculture and Research
    av William Buhler

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853836961

    Research is never free of pressures and constraints and to understand its results properly these have to be assessed and analyzed. In agriculture, research into biotechnology and GMOs, as well as pesticides and herbicides, is big business - agribusi…

  • Science Agriculture and Research

    Science Agriculture and Research
    av William Buhler

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853836916

    Research is never free of pressures and constraints and to understand its results properly these have to be assessed and analyzed. In agriculture, research into biotechnology and GMOs, as well as pesticides and herbicides, is big business - agribusi…

  • Strategies for National Sustainable Development

    Strategies for National Sustainable Development
    av Jeremy Carew-Reid

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844079391

    The IUCN Strategies for Sustainable Development Handbook Series This handbook is one in a series being produced by IUCN and its partners to assist countries and communities implement Agenda 21, the action programme of the United Nations Conference o…

  • Governance for Sustainable Development

    Governance for Sustainable Development
    av Georgina Ayre

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844072088

    As the process of globalization continues and power imbalances between decision-making institutions become increasingly apparent, the need for a critical assessment of the way in which we manage our interaction with the natural environment becomes e…

  • Governance for Sustainable Development

    Governance for Sustainable Development
    av Georgina Ayre

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844072071

    As the process of globalization continues and power imbalances between decision-making institutions become increasingly apparent, the need for a critical assessment of the way in which we manage our interaction with the natural environment becomes e…

  • Selling Solar

    Selling Solar
    av Damian Miller

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849712101

    To solve the climate crisis, the world must make a wholesale shift to renewable energy technologies. With surging growth in emerging markets, this transformation takes on even greater urgency. The challenges - and opportunities - are immense. Sellin…

  • Selling Solar

    Selling Solar
    av Damian Miller

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844075188

    To solve the climate crisis, the world must make a wholesale shift to renewable energy technologies. With surging growth in emerging markets, this transformation takes on even greater urgency. The challenges - and opportunities - are immense. Sellin…

  • Trading in Genes

    Trading in Genes
    av Vicente Sanchez

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844070282

    Few scientific developments have given rise to as much controversy as biotechnology. Numerous groups are united in their opposition, expressing concern over environmental and health risks, impacts on rural livelihoods, the economic dominance of mult…

  • Trading in Genes

    Trading in Genes
    av Vicente Sanchez

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844070275

    Few scientific developments have given rise to as much controversy as biotechnology. Numerous groups are united in their opposition, expressing concern over environmental and health risks, impacts on rural livelihoods, the economic dominance of mult…

  • Ecological Economics from the Ground Up

    Ecological Economics from the Ground Up

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849713993

    Ecological Economics from the Ground Up takes a unique and much-needed bottom-up approach to teaching ecological economics and political ecology, using case studies that focus on a wide range of internationally relevant topics, to teach the principl…

  • Ecological Economics from the Ground Up

    Ecological Economics from the Ground Up

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849713986

    Ecological Economics from the Ground Up takes a unique and much-needed bottom-up approach to teaching ecological economics and political ecology, using case studies that focus on a wide range of internationally relevant topics, to teach the principl…

  • Capitalism as if the World Matters

    Capitalism as if the World Matters
    av Jonathon Porritt

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844071937

    When first published, Capitalism as if the World Matters, by one of the leading 'eco-warriors' of our time, shocked a generation of both environmentalists and business people. Jonathon Porritt brushed aside their artificial battle lines with a power…

  • Capitalism As If the World Matters

    Capitalism As If the World Matters
    av Jonathon Porritt

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844071920

    Tackles the pressing problem of how capitalism, and business, can provide a future of wealth, equity and ecological integrity. This book lays out the framework for 'sustainable capitalism' that cuts across the political divide and promises a prosper…

  • Solar Energy Pocket Reference

    Solar Energy Pocket Reference
    av Christopher L. Martin

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844073061

    Drawing on the experience of some of the foremost experts in the field, this easy-to-use and affordable pocket reference includes a wealth of information relating to solar energy and solar energy technologies. Topics covered range from solar angles,…

  • How to Lobby at Intergovernmental Meetings

    How to Lobby at Intergovernmental Meetings
    av Michael Strauss

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844070749

    'Felix Dodds is the Milo Minderbinder of the stakeholder world!'Alex Kirby, BBC'An invaluable tool for anyone wishing to understand and contribute effectively to the competition of good ideas that intergovernmental meetings should be'Paul Hohnen, fo…

  • Transforming Electricity

    Transforming Electricity
    av Walt Patterson

    Inbunden - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853833465

    This text reassesses the basic premises that have guided electricity development for more than a century in the light of new understanding, pressures and opportunities. It investigates the changes already in progress and those that may yet follow; t…

  • Cities for Children

    Cities for Children
    av Sheridan Bartlett

    Inbunden - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853834714

    Urban authorities and organizations are responsible for providing the basic services that affect the lives of urban children. Cities for Children is intended to help them understand and respond to the rights and requirements of children and adolesce…

  • Cities for Children

    Cities for Children
    av Sheridan Bartlett

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853834707

    Urban authorities and organizations are responsible for providing the basic services that affect the lives of urban children. Cities for Children is intended to help them understand and respond to the rights and requirements of children and adolesce…

  • Corporate Water Strategies

    Corporate Water Strategies
    av William Sarni

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849711852

    In the past businesses have viewed water as a minimal operational cost and not a strategic issue. However, water has now emerged as a critical issue for both corporations and the public sector in response to increased water demand, climatic risks an…

  • Corporate Environmental Management 1

    Corporate Environmental Management 1

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853835599

    This volume presents a comprehensive analysis of the role of business in safeguarding the environment. It introduces the general issues and context, and then gives a detailed, critical examination of all the key tools of corporate environmental mana…

  • Corporate Environmental Management 1

    Corporate Environmental Management 1

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844079667

    This volume presents a comprehensive analysis of the role of business in safeguarding the environment. It introduces general issues and context, and then gives a detailed, critical examination of all the key tools of corporate environmental manageme…

  • Corporate Environmental Management 1

    Corporate Environmental Management 1

    Inbunden - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853835605

    Presents a comprehensive analysis of the role of business in safeguarding the environment. It introduces the general issues and context, and then gives a detailed, critical examination of all the key tools of corporate environmental management, incl…

  • Managing a Sea

    Managing a Sea
    av Ing-Marie Gren

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853836084

    Marine resources and fish stocks are now high on the international and economic research agendas, and the management of highly complex marine ecosystems is increasingly important. The task is complicated by the number of interlinked factors to be ta…

  • Unwelcome Harvest

    Unwelcome Harvest
    av Gordon R. Conway

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849710213

    Agriculture Pollutes: pesticides can destroy wildlife and some are toxic to humans; some fungicides and herbicides cause cancer. Nitrates result in the contamination of drinking water and produce the risk of the blue-baby syndrome in infants and of…

  • Biodiversity and Ecological Economics

    Biodiversity and Ecological Economics
    av Luca Tacconi

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853836756

    It is vital that we adopt interdisciplinary approaches such as ecological economics to gain an understanding of the values that determine human interaction with, and use and abuse of, the environment. This book is a model of applied ecological econo…

  • Biodiversity and Ecological Economics

    Biodiversity and Ecological Economics
    av Luca Tacconi

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853836763

    It is vital that we adopt interdisciplinary approaches such as ecological economics to gain an understanding of the values that determine human interaction with, and use and abuse of, the environment. This book is a model of applied ecological econo…

  • Urban Agriculture

    Urban Agriculture

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849711241

    Most of us live in cities. These are becoming increasingly complex and removed from broad-scale agriculture. Yet within cities there are many examples of greenspaces and local food production that bring multiple benefits that often go unnoticed. Thi…

  • Building Ventilation

    Building Ventilation

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844071302

    Ensuring optimum ventilation performance is a vital part of building design. Prepared by recognized experts from Europe and the US, and published in association with the International Energy Agency's Air Infiltration and Ventilation Centre (AIVC), t…

  • Managing Sustainable Development

    Managing Sustainable Development
    av Michael Carley

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853834400

    In a world where environmental problems spill across political, administrative and disciplinary boundaries, there is a pressing need for a clear understanding of the kinds of organizations, management structures and policy-making approaches required…

  • Managing Sustainable Development

    Managing Sustainable Development
    av Michael Carley

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853834455

    In a world where environmental problems spill across political, administrative and disciplinary boundaries, there is a pressing need for a clear understanding of the kinds of organizations, management structures and policy-making approaches required…

  • Mountain Area Research and Management

    Mountain Area Research and Management

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844074273

    This book brings together scientists and practitioners from five continents to present their experience in undertaking activities that contribute to our understanding and informed management of mountain areas. In particular, they address the challen…

  • The Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety

    The Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853838408

    Modern biotechnology - the controversial manipulation of genes in living organisms - has far-reaching implications for agriculture, human health, trade and the environment. Against the odds, an international treaty governing biosafety and trade in b…

  • The Challenge of Slums

    The Challenge of Slums
    av United Nations Human Settlements Programme

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844070374

    The Challenge of Slums presents the first global assessment of slums, emphasizing their problems and prospects. Using a newly formulated operational definition of slums, it presents estimates of the number of urban slum dwellers and examines the fac…

  • The Challenge of Slums

    The Challenge of Slums
    av United Nations Human Settlements Programme

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844070367

    The Challenge of Slums presents the first global assessment of slums, emphasizing their problems and prospects. Using a newly formulated operational definition of slums, it presents estimates of the number of urban slum dwellers and examines the fac…

  • Solar Home Design Manual for Cool Climates

    Solar Home Design Manual for Cool Climates
    av Shawna Henderson

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844079698

    If you want an inexpensive, environmentally sound source of energy for your home, you need look no further than the sun. Solar heat is not subject to rate increases, is totally renewable, pollution free and requires little or no technology. It is he…

  • Sustainability Assessment

    Sustainability Assessment
    av Robert B. Gibson

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844070510

    Sustainability assessment is now emerging as a more transparent, comprehensive, integrated and far-sighted approach to decision making. Its basic demand is that all significant undertakings must make a positive contribution to sustainability. To app…

  • Sustainability Assessment

    Sustainability Assessment
    av Robert B. Gibson

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844070503

    Sustainability assessment is now emerging as a more transparent, comprehensive, integrated and far-sighted approach to decision making. Its basic demand is that all significant undertakings must make a positive contribution to sustainability. To app…

  • Greening International Institutions

    Greening International Institutions
    av Jacob Werksman

    Inbunden - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844079926

    First Published in 2009. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.