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Environmental Studies


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The Powerhouse: Inside the Invention of a Battery to Save the World
The Powerhouse: Inside the Invention of a Battery to Save the World
by Steve Levine
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Selected by The New York Times Book Review as a Notable Book of the Year In this gripping account of the quest for the energy that our world needs, Daniel Yergin continues the riveting story begun in his Pulitzer Prize-winning book, The Prize. A master... (read more)

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Fire and Ice: Soot, Solidarity, and Survival on the Roof of the World
Fire and Ice: Soot, Solidarity, and Survival on the Roof of the World
by Jonathan Mingle
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A thousand years ago in a Himalayan valley, the village of Kumik was founded. For generations, Kumik villagers survived by learning to cultivate their mountain terrain, drawing from the waters of the glacier and snows above the... (read more)

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Climate Shock: The Economic Consequences of a Hotter Planet
Climate Shock: The Economic Consequences of a Hotter Planet
by Gernot Wagner
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"A remarkable book on climate change, Climate Shock is deeply insightful, challenging, eye-opening, thought-provoking, and sheer fun to read. It will help you to think clearly and incisively about one of the most important issues of our generation... (read more)

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The Ethics of the Global Environment (Edinburgh Studies in Global Ethics Eup)
The Ethics of the Global Environment (Edinburgh Studies in Global Ethics Eup)
by Robin Attfield
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Learn how ethical principles and concepts apply to global environmental problems This fully updated and expanded textbook gives you new reflections on global environmental issues. It looks at issues including climate change, sustainable development and... (read more)

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Animal Social Networks
Animal Social Networks
by Jens Krause
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The scientific study of networks - computer, social, and biological - has received an enormous amount of interest in recent years. However, the network approach has been applied to the field of animal behaviour relatively late compared to many other... (read more)

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The Medea Hypothesis: Is Life on Earth Ultimately Self-Destructive? (Science Essentials)
The Medea Hypothesis: Is Life on Earth Ultimately Self-Destructive? (Science Essentials)
by Peter Ward
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"A provocative look at the history of our living planet. Ward offers a distinct perspective and argues strongly that the only intelligent choice is to manage ourselves and the environment. The Medea Hypothesis will cause anyone who cares about the... (read more)

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Poison Spring: The Secret History of Pollution and the EPA
Poison Spring: The Secret History of Pollution and the EPA
by E. G. Vallianatos
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When you order a meal in a restaurant, you wont find malathion, kelthane or arsenic listed on the menu as an ingredient of your entrée, but these and scores of other pesticides and dangerous chemicals are in the food we eat. They are dumped... (read more)

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Protecting Yellowstone: Science and the Politics of National Park Management
Protecting Yellowstone: Science and the Politics of National Park Management
by Michael J. Yochim
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Yellowstone National Park looks like a pristine western landscape populated by wild bison, grizzly bears, and wolves. But the bison do not always range freely, snowmobile noise intrudes upon the park's winter silence, and some tourist villages are... (read more)

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Esteros del Ibera: The Great Wetlands of Argentina
Esteros del Ibera: The Great Wetlands of Argentina
by Juan Ramon Diaz (pht) Colodrero
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A wonderland of sky, water, grass, and birdsong, the Iberand#225; marshlands of Corrientes Province are the preeminent wildlife habitat in Argentina and an important natural treasure. One of the largest freshwater wetlands in South America, comprising... (read more)

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The Biohistory of Alachua County, Florida
The Biohistory of Alachua County, Florida
by Francis William Zettler
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Examines Alachua County and its immediate surroundings from a chronological perspective.... (read more)

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Saving the Pryor Mountain Mustang: A Legacy of Local and Federal Cooperation
Saving the Pryor Mountain Mustang: A Legacy of Local and Federal Cooperation
by Christine Reed
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In 1968 the residents of Lovell, Wyoming, began the work of saving the Pryor Mountain Mustang, a breed of horse with a genetic link dating back to the sixteenth-century Spanish conquistadoresandrsquo; horses. In this moving case study, Christine Reed... (read more)

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From Precaution to Profit: Contemporary Challenges to Environmental Protection in the Montreal Protocol (Yale Agrarian Studies)
From Precaution to Profit: Contemporary Challenges to Environmental Protection in the Montreal Protocol (Yale Agrarian Studies)
by Brian J. Gareau
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The Montreal Protocol has been cited as the most successful global environmentaland#160;agreement, responsible for phasing out the use of ozone-depleting substances. But, says Brian Gareau in this provocative and engaging book, the Montreal Protocol has... (read more)

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Perito Moreno National Park
Perito Moreno National Park
by Antonio Vizcaino
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Where the windswept Patagonian steppe meets the Andes, and the massive unclimbed south wall of Cerro San Lorenzo looks down on the Lacteo Valley: Perito Moreno National Park is a stronghold of wild nature. In a region so alluring that is has become... (read more)

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Field Notes from a Catastrophe: Man, Nature, and Climate Change
Field Notes from a Catastrophe: Man, Nature, and Climate Change
by Elizabeth Kolbert
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Elizabeth Kolbert's environmental classic Field Notes from a Catastrophe first developed out of a groundbreaking, National Magazine Award-winning three-part series in The New Yorker. She expanded it into a still-concise yet richly researched and damning... (read more)

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Working on Earth: Class and Environmental Justice
Working on Earth: Class and Environmental Justice
by Christina (edt) Robertson
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This collection of essays examines the relationship between environmental injustice and the exploitation of working-class people. Twelve scholars from the fields of environmental humanities and the humanistic social sciences explore connections between... (read more)

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Protecting the Wild: Parks and Wilderness, the Foundation for Conservation
Protecting the Wild: Parks and Wilderness, the Foundation for Conservation
by George Wuerthner
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Protected natural areas have historically been the primary tool of conservationists to conserve land and wildlife. These parks and reserves are set apart to forever remain in contrast to those places where human activities, technologies, and developments... (read more)

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Making a Wildflower Meadow: The Definitive Guide to Grassland Gardening
Making a Wildflower Meadow: The Definitive Guide to Grassland Gardening
by Pam Lewis
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Meadow-making helps preserve our fragile environment from further decline but it requires knowledge and skill to create a successful meadow. In this timely book, Pam Lewis's passion for traditional pasture management and the preservation of native... (read more)

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Yendegaia National Park
Yendegaia National Park
by Douglas Tompkins
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Yendegaia National Park offers a visually spectacular tour of one of Earthand#8217;s most remote and scenic national parks. In Chilean Patagonia on the grand island of Tierra del Fuego, the new park and#8212; designated in 2014 and#8212; was prompted by... (read more)

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Sustainability Footprints in Smes: Strategy and Case Studies for Entrepreneurs and Small Business
Sustainability Footprints in Smes: Strategy and Case Studies for Entrepreneurs and Small Business
by Lowellyne James
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Reviews the evolution and theory of Sustainability Footprints e.g. carbon footprint and examines the critical success factors and contributions to small to medium sized enterprises (SME) growth Sustainable Footprints in SMEs explores the evolution and... (read more)

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A Rough Ride to the Future
A Rough Ride to the Future
by James Lovelock
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Bestselling author of The Revenge of Gaia James Lovelock—the great scientific visionary of our age—presents a radical vision of humanitys future   Now in his 95th year, James Lovelock has been hailed as “the man who conceived the... (read more)

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