Environmental science & technology

    Key Thinkers on the Environment

    Paperback £21.98

    Key Thinkers on the Environment is a unique guide to environmental thinking through the ages. Joy A. Palmer Cooper and David E. Cooper, themselves distinguished authors on environmental matters, have assembled a team of expert contributors to summarize and analyse the thinking of diverse and stimulating figures from around the...

    Regreening the Built Environment

    By Michael A. Richards

    Paperback £29.62

    Regreening the Built Environment examines the relationship between the built environment and nature and demonstrates how rethinking the role and design of infrastructure can environmentally, economically, and socially sustain the earth. In the past, infrastructure and green or park spaces have been regarded as two opposing factors and placed in...

    Environmental Impacts of Road Vehicles

    Hardback £61.96

    The volume examines the impact that road vehicles have on the environment, and is vital for policy makers and academics in the field of pollution.

    Energy Science

    By John Andrews

    Paperback Save £2.34 = £37.65

    The only book to successfully integrate social, economic and environmental considerations with an accessible, quantitative approach to energy science.

    Meter-Wave Synthetic Aperture Radar for Concealed Object Detection

    By Hans Hellsten

    Hardback Save £33.79 = £111.21

    This book presents the principles of meter wavelength synthetic aperture radar, bandwidth and SAR imaging. It also compares collected SAR data and highlights low frequency SAR system design aspects.

    Climate Change and Gender in Rich Countries

    Paperback Save £0.80 = £31.19

    Climate change is at the forefront of ideas about public policy, the economy and labour issues. However, the gendered dimensions of climate change and the public policy issues associated with it in wealthy nations are much less understood. Climate Change and Gender in Rich Countries covers a wide range of...

    Reconnecting People and Water

    By Liz Sharp

    Paperback Save £2.82 = £32.17

    Water management in industrialised western countries has long been seen as a technical process associated with pipes, drains and bureaucracies. This technical model of water management is now being questioned. This book examines the nature of contemporary water management and the prospects for and barriers to different forms of engagement...

    Dictionary of Sustainability

    By Margaret Robertson

    Paperback Save £0.56 = £19.43

    The Dictionary of Sustainability provides clear and accurate definitions of the extensive vocabulary that has developed in this emerging and interdisciplinary field, saving considerable time from searching through the massive quantity of information of differing degrees of quality that is available through the Internet. Providing authoritative definitions of standard terms...

    Let There be Water: Israel\'s Solution for a Water-Starved World

    By Seth M. Siegel

    Paperback Save £2.74 = £10.25

    With hardly a day without a water-crisis story somewhere, Let There Be Water offers prescriptions on how countries, cities, and businesses can avoid the worst of it. Let There Be Water tells the inspiring story of how this all came to be.

    Sustainable Development Goals and UN Goal-Setting

    Paperback £27.92

    This book explores the record of the UN development system UNDS over more than 70 years as a fount of ideas and concepts in development; as a contributor to development thinking and strategy; and as the principal source of global development goals from the first UN Development Decade to the...

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