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  • How to Avoid a Climate Disaster

    How to Avoid a Climate Disaster

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241448304

    In this urgent, authoritative book, Bill Gates sets out a wide-ranging, practical - and accessible - plan for how the world can get to zero greenhouse gas emissions in time to avoid a climate catastrophe. Bill Gates has spent a decade investigating…

  • Jord, hopp och kärlek : att bygga matjord och reparera ekosystem

    Jord, hopp och kärlek : att bygga matjord och reparera ekosystem
    av Per Anders Lugn, Jeanette Andersson

    Danskt band - 2021 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789189145375

    En bok om hopp och lösningarUnder sin utveckling har människan gått från att leva av vad naturen ger, till att ta mer av naturen än vad den tål. Resultatet är underpresterande ekosystem och att mänskligheten står inför stora och farliga utmaningar.…

  • Vatten : en historia om människor och civilisationer

    Vatten : en historia om människor och civilisationer
    av Andreas Karlsson

    Inbunden - 2021 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789177891321

    »Karlsson rör sig som en fisk i vattnet oberoende om det handlar om fem tusen år gamla civilisationer eller dagens klimatdebatt och de möjligheter och utmaningar som världens folk står inför i fråga om för lite respektive för mycket vatten. Han kan…

  • 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…

  • Brytningstid : hur gruvan blev en ödesfråga

    Brytningstid : hur gruvan blev en ödesfråga
    av Marcus Priftis

    Inbunden - 2020 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789127159150

    "Brytningstid är en lättläst, hederlig och mångfacetterad odyssé genom metallernas ödesmättade betydelse för vår historia, vår vardag och inte minst vår framtid." Aftonbladet"Sällan har en reportagebok drabbat mig med sådan kraft." ETCEn välskriven…

  • Environmental Ethics: A Very Short Introduction

    Environmental Ethics: A Very Short Introduction
    av Robin Attfield

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198797166

    Environmental ethics is a relatively new branch of philosophy, which studies the values and principles involved in combatting environmental problems such as pollution, loss of species and habitats, and climate change. As our environment faces evermo…

  • Holistic Management

    Holistic Management
    av Allan Savory

    Häftad - 2017 - 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.…

  • Ägandet av himmel, hav, skog och bygd : Klimatet och demokratin kräver en ny ägandefilosofi

    Ägandet av himmel, hav, skog och bygd : Klimatet och demokratin kräver en ny ägandefilosofi
    av Lars Jadelius

    Häftad - 2020 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789151958088

    Värnandet av jordens klimat är en av vår tids allvarligaste utmaningar, även om det just nu ser ut att vara coronapandemin och den arbetslöshet som växer fram i dess spår. Ska vi kunna hantera sådana kriser krävs en ny och utvidgad syn på våra demok…

  • 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…

  • Salt

    Salt
    av Mark Kurlansky

    Pocket - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780099281993

    Wars have been fought over salt and, while salt taxes secured empires across Europe and Asia, they have also inspired revolution - Gandhi's salt march in 1930 began the overthrow of British rule in India.

  • 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…

  • Environmental Economics and Natural Resource Management

    Environmental Economics and Natural Resource Management
    av David A. Anderson

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815359036

    The tools of environmental economics guide policymakers as they weigh development against nature, present against future, and certain benefits against uncertain consequences. The policies and research findings explained in this textbook are relevant…

  • The Lady Farmer Guide to Slow Living

    The Lady Farmer Guide to Slow Living
    av Mary E Kingsley

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780578415956

    A small guide for those seeking a life of beauty, simplicity, and sustainability.In this simple and inspiring lifestyle handbook, Mary Kingsley - novelist, wife, mother, homesteader and co-founder of Lady Farmer - briefly discusses the history of hu…

  • Sustainable Development Law

    Sustainable Development Law
    av Marie-Claire Cordonier Segger

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199276714

    This text provides an important new law and policy perspective to address conflicts and overlaps between social, environmental, and economic law. It is clearly structured with case studies and sources of further information for use in teaching susta…

  • Sustainable Development Law

    Sustainable Development Law
    av Marie-Claire Cordonier Segger

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199276707

    This book analyses recent developments in international sustainable development law (ISDL), a field emerging at the intersection between international economic, environmental, and social law. Hundreds of new bi-lateral, regional, and global treaties…

  • Moo's Law

    Moo's Law
    av James Mellon

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780993047862

  • Modeling the Environment, Second Edition

    Modeling the Environment, Second Edition
    av Andrew Ford

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781597264730

    "Modeling the Environment" was the first textbook in an emerging field - the modeling techniques that allow managers and researchers to see in advance the consequences of actions and policies in environmental management. This new edition brings the…

  • Conservation

    Conservation
    av Clive Hambler

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521181686

    The importance of conservation is growing each year, with increasing concerns over the destruction of biodiversity and the rising awareness of ecosystem services generating new debates on the human-nature relationship. This compact overview integrat…

  • Moral Case For Fossil Fuels

    Moral Case For Fossil Fuels

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781591847441

    Could everything we know about fossil fuels be wrong? For decades, environmentalists have told us that using fossil fuels is a self-destructive addiction that will destroy our planet. Yet at the same time, by every measure of human well-being, from…

  • Regnmakeren

    Regnmakeren
    av Gert Nygårdshaug, Gert Nygårdshaug

    Pocket - 2020 - Norska (bokmål) - ISBN: 9788202662233

    I en ikke navngitt liten landsby holder urmaker Melkior Mussenden og hans kone Mathilde til sammen med gode venner. I denne landsbyen leves livet stille og rolig, innbyggerne bryr seg lite om samfunnets og nye tiders moter og alskens unyttig som bli…

  • Joint Species Distribution Modelling

    Joint Species Distribution Modelling
    av Otso Ovaskainen

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108716789

    Joint species distribution modelling (JSDM) is a fast-developing field and promises to revolutionise how data on ecological communities are analysed and interpreted. Written for both readers with a limited statistical background, and those with stat…

  • Joint Species Distribution Modelling

    Joint Species Distribution Modelling
    av Otso Ovaskainen

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108492461

    Joint species distribution modelling (JSDM) is a fast-developing field and promises to revolutionise how data on ecological communities are analysed and interpreted. Written for both readers with a limited statistical background, and those with stat…

  • Microbiomes of Soils, Plants and Animals

    Microbiomes of Soils, Plants and Animals

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108462488

    Through a long history of co-evolution, multicellular organisms form a complex of host cells plus many associated microorganism species. Consisting of algae, bacteria, archaea, fungi, protists and viruses, and collectively referred to as the microbi…

  • Microbiomes of Soils, Plants and Animals

    Microbiomes of Soils, Plants and Animals

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108473712

    Through a long history of co-evolution, multicellular organisms form a complex of host cells plus many associated microorganism species. Consisting of algae, bacteria, archaea, fungi, protists and viruses, and collectively referred to as the microbi…

  • Ecosystem Services

    Ecosystem Services
    av Mark Everard

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138692725

    The concept of ecosystem services has emerged in recent years as one of the most powerful guiding principles for ecology, biodiversity conservation and the management of natural resources. It provides the basis of assessing the multiple values and s…

  • Water & Heritage

    Water & Heritage

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9789088902789

    Water is vital for life, and its availability has been a concern for mankind throughout the ages. Its presence has always been ascertained in a variety of ways and the development of human society everywhere is connected with various forms of water…

  • Water & Heritage

    Water & Heritage

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9789088903861

    Water is vital for life, and its availability has been a concern for mankind throughout the ages. Its presence has always been ascertained in a variety of ways and the development of human society everywhere is connected with various forms of water…

  • Analytical Tools for Environmental Design and Management in a Systems Perspective

    Analytical Tools for Environmental Design and Management in a Systems Perspective

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781402004537

    The aim of this book is to link demand and supply of environmental information in the field of Life Cycle Management. The book is based on the results of the CHAINET concerted action financed by EU-DGXII for the work period 1998-2000, and is intende…

  • Bevara arter - till vilket pris?

    Bevara arter - till vilket pris?

    Pocket - 2005 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789154059454

    Sverige har undertecknat FN-konventionen om biologisk mångfald. Den säger att vi ska bevara den biologiska mångfalden, och använda den på ett hållbart och rättvist sätt. Riksdagen har bestämt att arter som har funnits länge i Sverige ska bevaras i l…

  • Blip

    Blip
    av Christopher O Clugston

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781644380680

    Since the inception of our industrial revolution, we increasingly ingenious Homo sapiens have been depleting - persistently and increasingly - the finite, non-replenishing, and increasingly scarce NNRs (nonrenewable natural resources) that enable ou…

  • Beyond the War on Invasive Species

    Beyond the War on Invasive Species
    av Tao Orion

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781603585637

    Invasive species are everywhere, from forests and prairies to mountaintops and river mouths. Their rampant nature and sheer numbers appear to overtake fragile native species and forever change the ecosystems that they depend on. Concerns that invasi…

  • Environmental Politics: A Very Short Introduction

    Environmental Politics: A Very Short Introduction
    av Andrew Dobson

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199665570

    Environmental politics has many faces and operates at multiple scales: it preoccupies individuals as well as governments, drives local agreements as well as international treaties, results in minor business changes as well as wholesale business deci…

  • Gardening With Drought-Friendly Plants

    Gardening With Drought-Friendly Plants
    av Tony Hall

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781842467091

    This is the essential guide to the plants suited to our changing climate of warmer, drier summers, written by Kew expert Tony Hall. With over 20 years' experience of working with drought-friendly and Mediterranean plants, Tony profiles more than 200…

  • Wildlife Ecology, Conservation, and Management

    Wildlife Ecology, Conservation, and Management
    av John M. Fryxell

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781118291078

    To understand modern principles of sustainable management and the conservation of wildlife species requires intimate knowledge about demography, animal behavior, and ecosystem dynamics. With emphasis on practical application and quantitative skill d…

  • Firestorm

    Firestorm
    av Edward Struzik

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781610919975

    "Frightening...Firestorm comes alive when Struzik discusses the work of offbeat scientists." --New York Times Book Review "Comprehensive and compelling." --Booklist "A powerful message." --Kirkus "Should be required reading." --Library Journal For t…

  • Water Resources and Hydraulics

    Water Resources and Hydraulics
    av Xixi Wang

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108492478

    This exciting new textbook introduces the concepts and tools essential for upper-level undergraduate study in water resources and hydraulics. Tailored specifically to fit the length of a typical one-semester course, it will prove a valuable resource…

  • When the Rivers Run Dry

    When the Rivers Run Dry
    av Fred Pearce

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781846276484

    FULLY UPDATED FOR 2019We cannot live without water. But with 7.5 billion people competing for this single unevenly-distributed resource, the planet is drying up. In When the Rivers Run Dry, Fred Pearce explores the growing world water crisis, from K…

  • Universities, Sustainability and Society: Supporting the Implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals

    Universities, Sustainability and Society: Supporting the Implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783030633981

    In order to yield the expected benefits, sustainability initiatives need to be undertaken by means of a close cooperation between universities on the one hand, and societal partners on the others. The principle of co-creation and co-execution of sus…

  • Disaster and Development

    Disaster and Development

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783319356655

    This book offers a systematic, empirical examination of the concepts of disasters and sustainable economic development applied to many cases around the world. It presents comprehensive coverage of the complex and dynamic relationship between disaste…

  • SDG16 - Peace and Justice

    SDG16 - Peace and Justice
    av Vesela Radovic

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781789734805

    SDG16 recognises the need to respond to challenges to build a peaceful and just world. In the context of a transforming global community that is increasingly faced with conflict, the threat of terrorism and political instability, this goal has becom…

  • Philosophy and the Precautionary Principle

    Philosophy and the Precautionary Principle
    av Daniel Steel

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107435094

    Scholars in philosophy, law, economics and other fields have widely debated how science, environmental precaution, and economic interests should be balanced in urgent contemporary problems, such as climate change. One controversial focus of these di…

  • Philosophy and the Precautionary Principle

    Philosophy and the Precautionary Principle
    av Daniel Steel

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107078161

    Scholars in philosophy, law, economics and other fields have widely debated how science, environmental precaution, and economic interests should be balanced in urgent contemporary problems, such as climate change. One controversial focus of these di…

  • Managing Forests as Complex Adaptive Systems

    Managing Forests as Complex Adaptive Systems

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138779693

    This book links the emerging concepts of complexity, complex adaptive system (CAS) and resilience to forest ecology and management. It explores how these concepts can be applied in various forest biomes of the world with their different ecological,…

  • Managing Forests as Complex Adaptive Systems

    Managing Forests as Complex Adaptive Systems

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415519779

    This book links the emerging concepts of complexity, complex adaptive system (CAS) and resilience to forest ecology and management. It explores how these concepts can be applied in various forest biomes of the world with their different ecological,…

  • The Economics of Water Resources

    The Economics of Water Resources
    av Ariel Dinar

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781316615072

    Population growth and rising living standards, on the one hand, and changing climate, on the other hand, have exacerbated water scarcity worldwide. To address this problem, policymakers need to take a wide view of the water economy - a complex struc…

  • The Economics of Water Resources

    The Economics of Water Resources
    av Ariel Dinar

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107163140

    Population growth and rising living standards, on the one hand, and changing climate, on the other hand, have exacerbated water scarcity worldwide. To address this problem, policymakers need to take a wide view of the water economy - a complex struc…

  • Norwegian Wood: Chopping, Stacking, and Drying Wood the Scandinavian Way

    Norwegian Wood: Chopping, Stacking, and Drying Wood the Scandinavian Way
    av Lars Mytting

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419717987

    The latest Scandinavian publishing phenomenon is not a Stieg Larsson-like thriller; it's a book about chopping, stacking, and burning wood that has sold more than 200,000 copies in Norway and Sweden and has been a fixture on the bestseller lists the…

  • The Story of Stuff

    The Story of Stuff
    av Annie Leonard

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781451610291

    A classic expose in company with An Inconvenient Truth and Silent Spring, The Story of Stuff expands on the celebrated documentary exploring the threat of overconsumption on the environment, economy, and our health. Leonard examines the "stuff" we u…

  • The Transition Handbook: From Oil Dependency to Local Resilience

    The Transition Handbook: From Oil Dependency to Local Resilience
    av Rob Hopkins

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857842152

  • Food or War

    Food or War
    av Julian Cribb

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108712903

    Ours is the Age of Food. Food is a central obsession in all cultures, nations, the media, and society. Our future supply of food is filled with risk, and history tells us that lack of food leads to war. But it also presents us with spectacular oppor…

  • Replenish

    Replenish
    av Sandra Postel

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781610917902

    For centuries, we have disrupted the natural water cycle in an effort to control water for our own prosperity. Every year, recovery from droughts and floods costs billions of dollars, and we spend billions more on irrigation, dams, sanitation plants…

  • The Law and Policy of Ecosystem Services

    The Law and Policy of Ecosystem Services
    av J. B. Ruhl

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781559630955

    This is the first comprehensive exploration of the status and future of natural capital and ecosystem services in American law and policy. Included are a series of nine empirical case studies that explore the problems caused by society's failure to…

  • Regnmakeren

    Regnmakeren
    av Gert Nygårdshaug, Gert Nygårdshaug

    Inbunden - 2019 - Norska (bokmål) - ISBN: 9788202639167

    I en ikke navngitt liten landsby holder urmaker Melkior Mussenden og hans kone Mathilde til sammen med gode venner. I denne landsbyen leves livet stille og rolig, innbyggerne bryr seg lite om samfunnets og nye tiders moter og alskens unyttig som bli…

  • The Wicked Problem of Forest Policy

    The Wicked Problem of Forest Policy

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108471404

    Forests play an important role in resolving global challenges such as sustainable development, climate change, biodiversity loss, and food and water security. Stopping deforestation is crucial for the future of our planet. Global efforts to curb def…

  • Knock on Wood

    Knock on Wood
    av W. Scott Prudham

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415944021

    Scott Prudham investigates a region that has in recent years seen more environmental conflict than perhaps anywhere else in the country--the old-growth forests of the Pacific Northwest. Prudham employs a political economic approach to explain the so…

  • Knock on Wood

    Knock on Wood
    av W. Scott Prudham

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415944014

    Scott Prudham investigates a region that has in recent years seen more environmental conflict than perhaps anywhere else in the country--the old-growth forests of the Pacific Northwest. Prudham employs a political economic approach to explain the so…

  • Environmental Sustainability for Engineers and Applied Scientists

    Environmental Sustainability for Engineers and Applied Scientists
    av Greg Peters

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781316617731

    This textbook presents key theoretical approaches to understanding issues of sustainability and environmental management, perfectly bridging the gap between engineering and environmental science. It begins with the fundamentals of environmental mode…

  • Environmental Sustainability for Engineers and Applied Scientists

    Environmental Sustainability for Engineers and Applied Scientists
    av Greg Peters

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107166820

    This textbook presents key theoretical approaches to understanding issues of sustainability and environmental management, perfectly bridging the gap between engineering and environmental science. It begins with the fundamentals of environmental mode…

  • The Switch

    The Switch
    av Chris Goodall

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781781256350

    How will the world be powered in ten years' time? Not by fossil fuels. Energy experts are all saying the same thing: solar photovoltaics (PV) is our future. Reports from universities, investment banks, international institutions and large investors…