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Don't Even Think about It: Why Our Brains Are Wired to Ignore Climate Change
Don't Even Think about It: Why Our Brains Are Wired to Ignore Climate Change
by George Marshall
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What is this psychological mechanism that allows us to know something is true but act as if it is not? In this groundbreaking and engaging look at one of the most important issues facing us today, George Marshall, world renowned for his work on the... (read more)

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The Attacking Ocean: The Past, Present, and Future of Rising Sea Levels
The Attacking Ocean: The Past, Present, and Future of Rising Sea Levels
by Brian Fagan
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The past fifteen thousand years—the entire span of human civilization—have witnessed dramatic sea level changes, which began with rapid global warming at the end of the Ice Age, when coastlines were more than seven hundred feet below... (read more)

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A Golden Weed: Tobacco and Environment in the Piedmont South (Yale Agrarian Studies)
A Golden Weed: Tobacco and Environment in the Piedmont South (Yale Agrarian Studies)
by Drew A. Swanson
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Drew A. Swanson has written an “environmental” history about a crop of great historical and economic significance: American tobacco.  A preferred agricultural product for much of the South, the tobacco plant would ultimately degrade the... (read more)

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Forests in Our Changing World: New Principles for Conservation and Management
Forests in Our Changing World: New Principles for Conservation and Management
by Joe Landsberg
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Scientists tell us that climate change is upon us and the physical world is changing quickly with serious implications for biodiversity and human well-being. Forests cover vast regions of the globe and serve as a first line of defense against the worst... (read more)

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Marx and Nature: A Red and Green Perspective
Marx and Nature: A Red and Green Perspective
by Paul Burkett
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Though infrequently viewed as an environmental thinker, Karl Marx insisted that production as a social and material process is shaped and constrained by both historically developed relations among producers and natural conditions. Paul Burkett shows... (read more)

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The Thinking Person's Guide to Climate Change
The Thinking Person's Guide to Climate Change
by Robert Henson
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Start a web search for “climate change” and the first three suggestions are “facts,” “news,” and “hoax.” The AMS Guide to Climate Change is rooted in the first, up to date on the second, and ... (read more)

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The Greenwash Effect: Corporate Deception, Celebrity Environmentalists, and What Big Business Isn't Telling You about Their Green Products a
The Greenwash Effect: Corporate Deception, Celebrity Environmentalists, and What Big Business Isn't Telling You about Their Green Products a
by Guy Pearse
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Going green is the new black for big business. But how real is the climate-friendly revolution thats being advertised? Toyota would like us to think that Mother Nature drives a Prius, Ford wants us to “Join the Green Revolution,” and McDonalds... (read more)

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Foundations of Macroecology: Classic Papers with Commentaries
Foundations of Macroecology: Classic Papers with Commentaries
by Felisa A. (edt) Smith
About the Author
Felisa A. Smith is professor of biology at the University of New Mexico and lives in Santa Fe, NM.... (read more)

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White Beech: The Rainforest Years
White Beech: The Rainforest Years
by Germaine Greer
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One bright day in December 2001, sixty-two-year-old Germaine Greer found herself confronted by an irresistible challenge in the shape of sixty hectares of dairy farm, one of many in southeast Queensland, Australia, which, after a century of logging... (read more)

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The Real Cost of Fracking: How America's Shale Gas Boom Is Threatening Our Families, Pets, and Food
The Real Cost of Fracking: How America's Shale Gas Boom Is Threatening Our Families, Pets, and Food
by Michelle Bamberger
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Michelle Bamberger is a veterinarian and the author of two books on first aid for cats and dogs. Robert Oswald is a professor of molecular medicine at Cornell University and the recipient of Fulbright and Guggenheim fellowships. They live in Ithaca, New... (read more)

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Querencia
Querencia
by Stephen Bodio
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Suburban-raised Stephen Bodio travels to Magdalena, New Mexico, in the 1970s and never leaves. Soon finding a two-story home along the highway, Bodio settles into a country life, explaining in vivid detail his time spent among the wilderness. A lover of... (read more)

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How to Do Ecology: A Concise Handbook
How to Do Ecology: A Concise Handbook
by Richard Karban
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Most books and courses in ecology cover facts and concepts but don't explain how to actually do ecological research. How to Do Ecology provides nuts-and-bolts advice on organizing and conducting a successful research program. This one-of-a-kind book... (read more)

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Chapman & Hall/CRC Interdisciplinary Statistics #33: Analysis of Capture-Recapture Data
Chapman & Hall/CRC Interdisciplinary Statistics #33: Analysis of Capture-Recapture Data
by Rachel S. Mccrea
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Written for researchers and graduate students in statistics, demography, and the social sciences, this reference provides an overview of capture-recapture the statistical methods used to estimate population size. It covers model development and examines... (read more)

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Living a Land Ethic: A History of Cooperative Conservation on the Leopold Memorial Reserve (Wisconsin Land and Life)
Living a Land Ethic: A History of Cooperative Conservation on the Leopold Memorial Reserve (Wisconsin Land and Life)
by Stephen A. Laubach
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In 1935, in the midst of relentless drought, Aldo Leopold purchased an abandoned farm along the Wisconsin River near Baraboo, Wisconsin. An old chicken coop, later to become famous as the Leopold “Shack,” was the propertys only intact... (read more)

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Sustainable Lifestyles and the Quest for Plenitude: Case Studies of the New Economy
Sustainable Lifestyles and the Quest for Plenitude: Case Studies of the New Economy
by Juliet B. (edt) Schor
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Many of todays most troubling environmental and economic issues have come to seem insoluble: carbon emissions, overshoot, inequality, joblessness, and a dysfunctional food system. Can we change direction, move away from business as usual, and achieve a... (read more)

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Tracking the Great Bear: How Environmentalists Recreated British Columbia S Coastal Rainforest (Nature - History - Society)
Tracking the Great Bear: How Environmentalists Recreated British Columbia S Coastal Rainforest (Nature - History - Society)
by Justin Page
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Encompassing more than six million hectares of globally rare coastal rainforest, the Great Bear Rainforest in British Columbia was once slated for clear-cut logging. This fate was forestalled, however, by the signing in 2006 of one of the world's most... (read more)

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Slowspoke: A Unicyclist's Guide to America
Slowspoke: A Unicyclist's Guide to America
by Mark Schimmoeller
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The Devil's Cormorant: A Natural History
The Devil's Cormorant: A Natural History
by Richard J. King
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Chaos and Cosmos: Literary Roots of Modern Ecology in the British Nineteenth Century
Chaos and Cosmos: Literary Roots of Modern Ecology in the British Nineteenth Century
by Heidi C. M. Scott
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Collision Course: Endless Growth on a Finite Planet
Collision Course: Endless Growth on a Finite Planet
by Kerryn Higgs
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