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  • Apocalypse Never

    Apocalypse Never
    av Michael Shellenberger

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780063001695

    Now a National Bestseller! Climate change is real but it's not the end of the world. It is not even our most serious environmental problem.Michael Shellenberger has been fighting for a greener planet for decades. He helped save the world's last unpr…

  • Growth

    Growth
    av Vaclav Smil

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262042833

    A systematic investigation of growth in nature and society, from tiny organisms to the trajectories of empires and civilizations.Growth has been both an unspoken and an explicit aim of our individual and collective striving. It governs the lives of…

  • The Future Earth

    The Future Earth
    av Eric Holthaus

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780062883162

    The first hopeful book about climate change, The Future Earth shows readers how to reverse the short- and long-term effects of climate change over the next three decades.The basics of climate science are easy. We know it is entirely human-caused. Wh…

  • Den stora förnekelsen

    Den stora förnekelsen
    av Anders Wijkman, Johan Rockström

    Inbunden - 2011 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789173290425

    Varför är det så svårt för samhället att hantera miljö- och klimatkrisen? Varför händer så lite? Vi fortsätter att leva med myten om den eviga materiella tillväxten - som om jordens tillgångar vore oändliga. Vi lånar av framtiden, av våra barn och b…

  • Earth Materials 2nd Edition

    Earth Materials 2nd Edition
    av Cornelis Klein

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781316608852

    This concise, accessible, market-leading textbook brings together the wide-ranging fundamentals students need to understand rocks and minerals, and shows them how they relate to the broader Earth, materials and environmental sciences. Designed speci…

  • Earth Materials 2nd Edition

    Earth Materials 2nd Edition
    av Cornelis Klein

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107155404

    This concise, accessible, market-leading textbook brings together the wide-ranging fundamentals students need to understand rocks and minerals, and shows them how they relate to the broader Earth, materials and environmental sciences. Designed speci…

  • What We Think About When We Try Not To Think About Global Warming

    What We Think About When We Try Not To Think About Global Warming
    av Per Espen Stoknes

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781603585835

    Why does knowing more mean believing-and doing-less? A prescription for changeThe more facts that pile up about global warming, the greater the resistance to them grows, making it harder to enact measures to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and prepa…

  • Holistic Management

    Holistic Management
    av Allan Savory

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781610917438

    Fossil fuels and livestock grazing are often targeted as major culprits behind climate change and desertification. But Allan Savory, cofounder of the Savory Institute, begs to differ. The bigger problem, he warns, is our mismanagement of resources.…

  • Holistic Management

    Holistic Management
    av Allan Savory

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781610917421

    Fossil fuels and livestock grazing are often targeted as major culprits behind climate change and desertification. But Allan Savory, cofounder of the Savory Institute, begs to differ. The bigger problem, he warns, is our mismanagement of resources.…

  • The Age of Sustainable Development

    The Age of Sustainable Development
    av Jeffrey D. Sachs

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231173155

    Jeffrey D. Sachs is one of the world's most perceptive and original analysts of global development. In this major new work he presents a compelling and practical framework for how global citizens can use a holistic way forward to address the seeming…

  • Energy

    Energy
    av Vaclav Smil

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786071330

    With one famous equation, E=mc2, Einstein proved all matter can be described as energy. It is everywhere and it is everything. In this newly updated and engaging introduction, renowned scientist Vaclav Smil explores energy in all its facets - from t…

  • Renewable Energy

    Renewable Energy

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198759751

    The provision of sustainable energy supplies for an expanding and increasingly productive world is one of the major issues facing civilisation today. Renewable Energy examines both the practical and economic potential of the renewable energy sources…

  • SKÖRDA REGNVATTEN

    SKÖRDA REGNVATTEN
    av Eva Mathiasson, Susanna Widlundh

    Danskt band - 2016 - ISBN: 9789163905056

    Boken beskriver hur man tar hand om regnvattnet och göra sig mindre beroende av kommunalt renat vatten i sin trädgård samtidigt som man bidrar till en bättre miljö.Hur man väljer växter, bryter vindarna och på olika sätt minskar uttorkningen av jord…

  • Smart Green World?

    Smart Green World?
    av Steffen Lange

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780367467579

    In this book, Steffen Lange and Tilman Santarius investigate how digitalization influences environmental and social sustainability. The information revolution is currently changing the daily lives of billions of people worldwide. At the same time, t…

  • The Great Acceleration

    The Great Acceleration
    av Professor J. R. McNeill

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780674545038

    The Earth has entered a new age-the Anthropocene-in which humans are the most powerful influence on global ecology. The accelerating pace of energy use, greenhouse gas emissions, and population growth has thrust the planet into a massive uncontrolle…

  • Defiant Earth: The Fate of Humans in the Anthropocene

    Defiant Earth: The Fate of Humans in the Anthropocene
    av Clive Hamilton

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509519750

    Humans have become so powerful that we have disrupted the functioning of the Earth System as a whole, bringing on a new geological epoch the Anthropocene one in which the serene and clement conditions that allowed civilisation to flourish are disapp…

  • How to Spend $50 Billion to Make the World a Better Place

    How to Spend $50 Billion to Make the World a Better Place

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521685719

    Edited by Bjorn Lomborg, this abridged version of the highly acclaimed Global Crises, Global Solutions provides a serious yet accessible springboard for debate and discussion on the world's most serious problems, and what we can do to solve them. In…

  • This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. the Climate

    This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. the Climate
    av Naomi Klein

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781451697391

    The most important book yet from the author of the international bestseller The Shock Doctrine, a brilliant explanation of why the climate crisis challenges us to abandon the core "free market" ideology of our time, restructure the global economy, a…

  • Communicating Sustainability

    Communicating Sustainability
    av Margaret Robertson

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138963061

    Communicating Sustainability is a book of evidence-based strategies for making sustainability vivid, accessible, and comprehensible. To do this, it brings together research from a range of specialties including cognitive psychology, visual perceptio…

  • En skog av möjligheter : Om tidlös kunskapstörst och företagsamhet bland Sv

    En skog av möjligheter : Om tidlös kunskapstörst och företagsamhet bland Sv
    av Ola Engelmark

    Inbunden - 2018 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789173318877

    Om tidlös kunskapstörst och företagsamhet bland Sveriges alla träd Varje generation bör ställa sig frågan om hur samhället kan utvecklas. Men för skogens del, behöver varje generation också fråga sig: Hur ska kommande generationer hantera skogens re…

  • Love Letter To The Earth

    Love Letter To The Earth
    av Thich Nhat Hanh

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781937006389

    While many experts point to the enormous complexity in addressing issues ranging from the destruction of ecosystems to the loss of millions of species, Thich Nhat Hanh identifies one key issue as having the potential to create a tipping point. He be…

  • Capital City

    Capital City
    av Samuel Stein

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786636393

    Our cities are changing. Global real estate is now a $217 trillion dollar industry, 36 times the value of all the gold ever mined. It makes up 60 percent of the world's assets, and the most powerful person in the world - the president of the United…

  • Climate Casino

    Climate Casino
    av William D Nordhaus

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300212648

    The 2018 Nobel laureate for economics analyzes the politics and economics of the central environmental issue of today and points the way to real solutionsClimate change is profoundly altering our world in ways that pose major risks to human societie…

  • Ecomodernism: Technology, Politics and The Climate Crisis

    Ecomodernism: Technology, Politics and The Climate Crisis
    av Jonathan Symons

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509531202

    Is climate catastrophe inevitable? In a world of extreme inequality, rising nationalism and mounting carbon emissions, the future looks gloomy. Yet one group of environmentalists, the 'ecomodernists', are optimistic. They argue that technological in…

  • Ecomodernism: Technology, Politics and The Climate Crisis

    Ecomodernism: Technology, Politics and The Climate Crisis
    av Jonathan Symons

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509531196

    Is climate catastrophe inevitable? In a world of extreme inequality, rising nationalism and mounting carbon emissions, the future looks gloomy. Yet one group of environmentalists, the 'ecomodernists', are optimistic. They argue that technological in…

  • The Long Emergency

    The Long Emergency

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780802142498

    In an apocalyptic vision of a post-oil future, the author of The Geography of Nowhere details the economic, political, and social changes of an unimaginable scale that can be expected after the tipping point of global peak oil production is passed.…

  • Issues in 21st Century World Politics

    Issues in 21st Century World Politics
    av Mark Beeson

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137589019

    The third edition of this popular textbook offers a comprehensive and authoritative introduction to the key questions that will confront anyone interested in world politics for decades to come.This text is a collation of topical chapters, each autho…

  • Issues in 21st Century World Politics

    Issues in 21st Century World Politics
    av Mark Beeson

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137588999

    The third edition of this popular textbook offers a comprehensive and authoritative introduction to the key questions that will confront anyone interested in world politics for decades to come.This text is a collation of topical chapters, each autho…

  • Radiant Infrastructures

    Radiant Infrastructures
    av Rahul Mukherjee

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781478008064

    In Radiant Infrastructures Rahul Mukherjee explores how the media coverage of nuclear power plants and cellular phone antennas in India-what he calls radiant infrastructures-creates environmental publics: groups of activists, scientists, and policy…

  • Radiant Infrastructures

    Radiant Infrastructures
    av Rahul Mukherjee

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781478007623

    In Radiant Infrastructures Rahul Mukherjee explores how the media coverage of nuclear power plants and cellular phone antennas in India-what he calls radiant infrastructures-creates environmental publics: groups of activists, scientists, and policy…

  • Civilized to Death: The Price of Progress

    Civilized to Death: The Price of Progress
    av Christopher Ryan

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781451659115

  • Allee Effects in Ecology and Conservation

    Allee Effects in Ecology and Conservation
    av Franck Courchamp

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198570301

    Allee effects are (broadly) defined as a decline in individual fitness at low population size or density. They can result in critical population thresholds below which populations crash to extinction. As such, they are very relevant to many conserva…

  • Allee Effects in Ecology and Conservation

    Allee Effects in Ecology and Conservation
    av Franck Courchamp

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199567553

    Allee effects are (broadly) defined as a decline in individual fitness at low population size or density. They can result in critical population thresholds below which populations crash to extinction. As such, they are very relevant to many conserva…

  • Waste Management and Sustainable Consumption

    Waste Management and Sustainable Consumption

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138797260

    The accelerated pace of global consumption over the past decades has meant that governments across the world are now faced with significant challenges in dealing with the dramatically increased volume of waste. While research on waste management has…

  • Waste Management and Sustainable Consumption

    Waste Management and Sustainable Consumption

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138797253

    The accelerated pace of global consumption over the past decades has meant that governments across the world are now faced with significant challenges in dealing with the dramatically increased volume of waste. While research on waste management has…

  • The Age of Sustainable Development

    The Age of Sustainable Development
    av Jeffrey D. Sachs

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231173148

    Jeffrey D. Sachs is one of the world's most perceptive and original analysts of global development. In this major new work he presents a compelling and practical framework for how global citizens can use a holistic way forward to address the seeming…

  • Routledge Handbook of Environmental Displacement and Migration

    Routledge Handbook of Environmental Displacement and Migration

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780367521509

    The last twenty years have seen a rapid increase in scholarly activity and publications dedicated to environmental migration and displacement, and the field has now reached a point in terms of profile, complexity, and sheer volume of reporting that…

  • Routledge Handbook of Environmental Displacement and Migration

    Routledge Handbook of Environmental Displacement and Migration

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138194465

    The last twenty years have seen a rapid increase in scholarly activity and publications dedicated to environmental migration and displacement, and the field has now reached a point in terms of profile, complexity, and sheer volume of reporting that…

  • Fossil Capital: The Rise of Steam Power and the Roots of Global Warming

    Fossil Capital: The Rise of Steam Power and the Roots of Global Warming
    av Andreas Malm

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784781293

    How capitalism first promoted fossil fuels with the rise of steam power The more we know about the catastrophic implications of climate change, the more fossil fuels we burn. How did we end up in this mess? In this masterful new history, Andreas Mal…

  • Disaster Theory

    Disaster Theory
    av David Etkin

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780128002278

    Disaster Theory: An Interdisciplinary Approach to Concepts and Causes offers the theoretical background needed to understand what disasters are and why they occur. Drawing on related disciplines, including sociology, risk theory, and seminal researc…

  • The Urban Revolution

    The Urban Revolution
    av Henri Lefebvre

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816641604

    The first English translation of Lefebvre's groundbreaking work on the urban experience. Originally published in 1970, The Urban Revolution marked Henri Lefebvre's first sustained critique of urban society, a work in which he pioneered the use of se…

  • Resilience Thinking

    Resilience Thinking
    av Brian Walker

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781597260930

    Increasingly, cracks are appearing in the capacity of communities, ecosystems, and landscapes to provide the goods and services that sustain our planet's well-being. The response from most quarters has been for "more of the same" that created the si…

  • Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Succeed

    Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Succeed
    av Jared Diamond

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780143117001

    In Jared Diamond's follow-up to the Pulitzer-Prize winning Guns, Germs and Steel, the author explores how climate change, the population explosion and political discord create the conditions for the collapse of civilization. Diamond is also the auth…

  • Methodological Challenges in Nature-Culture and Environmental History Research

    Methodological Challenges in Nature-Culture and Environmental History Research

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138615205

    This book examines the challenges and possibilities of conducting cultural environmental history research today. Disciplinary commitments certainly influence the questions scholars ask and the ways they seek out answers, but some methodological chal…

  • Methodological Challenges in Nature-Culture and Environmental History Research

    Methodological Challenges in Nature-Culture and Environmental History Research

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138956032

    This book examines the challenges and possibilities of conducting cultural environmental history research today. Disciplinary commitments certainly influence the questions scholars ask and the ways they seek out answers, but some methodological chal…

  • Drawdown

    Drawdown
    av Paul Hawken

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780143130444

    - New York Times bestseller - The 100 most substantive solutions to reverse global warming, based on meticulous research by leading scientists and policymakers around the world "At this point in time, the Drawdown book is exactly what is needed; a c…

  • Governing the Commons

    Governing the Commons
    av Elinor Ostrom

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107569782

    The governance of natural resources used by many individuals in common is an issue of increasing concern to policy analysts. Both state control and privatization of resources have been advocated, but neither the state nor the market have been unifor…

  • Media and the Politics of Arctic Climate Change

    Media and the Politics of Arctic Climate Change

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349443154

    Combining multidisciplinary perspectives and new research, this volume goes beyond broad discussions of the impacts of climate change and reflects on the current and historical mediations and narratives that are part of creating this new social and…

  • Image Politics of Climate Change

    Image Politics of Climate Change

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783837626100

    Scientific research on climate change has given rise to a variety of images picturing climate change. These range from colourful expert graphics, model visualisations, photographs of extreme weather events like floods, droughts or melting ice, symbo…

  • We're Doomed. Now What?

    We're Doomed. Now What?
    av Roy Scranton

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781616959364

    An American Orwell for the age of Trump, Roy Scranton faces the unpleasant facts of our day with fierce insight and honesty. We're Doomed. Now What? penetrates to the very heart of our time. Our moment is one of alarming and bewildering change--the…

  • Climate Change and Post-Political Communication

    Climate Change and Post-Political Communication
    av Philip Hammond

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138777507

    For many years, the objective of environmental campaigners was to push climate change on to the agenda of political leaders and to encourage media attention to the issue. By the first decade of the twenty-first century, it appeared that their effort…

  • Climate Change and Post-Political Communication

    Climate Change and Post-Political Communication
    av Philip Hammond

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138777491

    For many years, the objective of environmental campaigners was to push climate change on to the agenda of political leaders and to encourage media attention to the issue. By the first decade of the twenty-first century, it appeared that their effort…

  • Nature's Experts

    Nature's Experts
    av Stephen Bocking

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813533988

    With clarity and grace, Stephen Bocking tackles the complicated question of the role of scientific expertise in environmental policy making. Nature's Experts is a timely and important book.-David H. Guston, author of Between Politics and Science: As…

  • Desert Solitaire

    Desert Solitaire
    av Edward Abbey

    Häftad - 1985 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780345326492

    "A passionately felt, deeply poetic book. It has philosophy. It has humor. It has its share of nerve-tingling adventures...set down in a lean, racing prose, in a close-knit style of power and beauty." THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOKREVIEW Edward Abbey lived…

  • Paying the Land

    Paying the Land
    av Joe Sacco

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781627799034

    From the "heir to R. Crumb and Art Spiegelman" (Economist), a masterful work of comics journalism about indigenous North America, resource extraction, and our debt to the natural world The Dene have lived in the vast Mackenzie River Valley since tim…

  • Staying Alive

    Staying Alive
    av Vandana Shiva

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781623170516

    Inspired by women's struggles for the protection of nature as a condition for human survival, award-winning environmentalist Vandana Shiva shows how ecological destruction and the marginalization of women are not inevitable, economically or scientif…

  • Climate and Society

    Climate and Society
    av Robin Leichenko

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745684390

    This bold and important new book presents current and emerging thinking on the social dimensions of climate change. Using clear language and powerful examples, it introduces key concepts and frameworks for understanding the multifaceted connections…

  • Climate and Society

    Climate and Society
    av Robin Leichenko

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745684383

    This bold and important new book presents current and emerging thinking on the social dimensions of climate change. Using clear language and powerful examples, it introduces key concepts and frameworks for understanding the multifaceted connections…

  • Public Health Humanitarian Responses to Natural Disasters

    Public Health Humanitarian Responses to Natural Disasters
    av Emily Ying Yang Chan

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138953703

    The pressure of climate change, environmental degradation, and urbanisation, as well as the widening of socio- economic disparities have rendered the global population increasingly vulnerable to the impact of natural disasters. With a primary focus…

  • Public Health Humanitarian Responses to Natural Disasters

    Public Health Humanitarian Responses to Natural Disasters
    av Emily Ying Yang Chan

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138953680

    The pressure of climate change, environmental degradation, and urbanisation, as well as the widening of socio- economic disparities have rendered the global population increasingly vulnerable to the impact of natural disasters. With a primary focus…

  • Nature-Based Solutions to 21st Century Challenges

    Nature-Based Solutions to 21st Century Challenges
    av Robert C. Brears

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780367266899

    This book provides a systematic review of nature-based solutions and their potential to address current environmental challenges. In the 21st century, society is faced by rapid urbanisation and population growth, degradation and loss of natural capi…

  • Living with Nature

    Living with Nature

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198295099

    Despite the optimism of the `Earth Summit' held in Rio de Janeiro in 1992, the politics of environmental sustainable development has reached an impasse. Why do issues of environmental protection continue to take a back seat to economic competition,…