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Climate Terror
Climate Terror
Sanjay Chaturv...
editor: Springer
ano: 2015
descrição:Climate Terror engages with a highly differentiated geographical politics of global warming. It explores how fear-inducing climate change discourses could result in new forms of dependencies, domination and militarised 'climate security'.
Clumsy Solutions for a Complex World
Clumsy Solutions for a Complex World
M. Verweij; M....
editor: Springer
ano: 2006
descrição:Clumsy Solutions for a Complex World is a powerful and original statement on why well-intended attempts to alleviate pressing social ills too often derail, and how effective, efficient and broadly acceptable solutions to social problems can be found.
CoDesign for Public-Interest Services
CoDesign for Public-Interest Services
Daniela Selloni
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:This books focuses on co-design, and more specifically, on the various forms co-design might take to tackle the most pressing societal challenges, introducing public-interest services as the main application field. To do so, it presents an extensive ...
Colonialism, Han, and the Transformative Spirit
Colonialism, Han, and the Transformative Spirit
Grace Ji-Sun K...
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:Globalism, colonialism, and consumerism have caused unjust suffering (han), for the earth's exploited peoples and the exploited lands. To reverse this tragedy, we need to work for a safer, sustainable planet and renew our inspiration from God as the ...
Combating Desertification and Land Degradation
Combating Desertification and Land Degradation
Janet Hooke; Peter...
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:This book reports an approach developed to research and apply methods of assessing patterns of processes in the landscape, and suitability of different types of vegetation to mitigate soil erosion and sediment flux. Practical guidelines on a spatiall...
Coming of Age in Times of Crisis
Coming of Age in Times of Crisis
J. Hurtig
editor: Springer
ano: 2008
descrição:Coming of Age in Times of Crisis is an anthropological study of the intersecting roles of gender and schooling in the lives of rural Venezuelan youth as they make the transition to adulthood during times of national political and economic crisis. Str...
Communicating Climate Change
Communicating Climate Change
Susanna Priest
editor: Springer
ano: 2016
descrição:This book asks and answers the question of what communication research and other social sciences can offer that will help the global community to address climate change by identifying the conditions that can persuade audiences and encourage collectiv...
Community-Based Forest Management (CBFM) in Bangladesh
Community-Based Forest Management (CBFM) in Bangl...
Tapan Kumar Nath...
editor: Springer
ano: 2016
descrição:The book is immensely beneficial to the readers to have a clear understanding of various CBFM practices prevailing in Bangladesh.Providing a comprehensive and critical analysis of success stories concerning several CBFM practices in different forest ...
Community-Based Urban Development
Community-Based Urban Development
Im Sik Cho; Blaž...
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:The book compares different approaches to urban development in Singapore and Seoul over the past decades, by focusing on community participation in the transformation of neighbourhoods and its impact on the built environment and communal life. Singap...
Computational Methods in Earthquake Engineering
Computational Methods in Earthquake Engineering
Manolis Papadrakakis...
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:This is the third book in a series on Computational Methods in Earthquake Engineering. The purpose of this volume is to bring together the scientific communities of Computational Mechanics and Structural Dynamics, offering a wide coverage of timely i...
Conservation Agriculture
Conservation Agriculture
Jaideep Kumar Bisht...
editor: Springer
ano: 2016
descrição:This book showcases a compilation of case studies presented by scientists, teachers and academics and covers contemporary technologies for combating climate change, including sustainable agricultural management practices and conservation agriculture....
Contested Extractivism, Society and the State
Contested Extractivism, Society and the State
Bettina Engels;...
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição: This book empirically discusses recent struggles over land and mining, exploring state-society relations conflicts on various scales. In contrast with the existing literature, analyses in this volume deliberately focus on large-scale land use c...