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Climate Variability Impacts on Land Use and Livelihoods in Drylands
Climate Variability Impacts on Land Use and Livelihoods...
Mahesh K. Gaur;...
editor: Springer
ano: 2018
descrição:This edited volume is devoted to the examination of the implications of the inevitable changes wrought by global change on the welfare and livelihoods of tens of millions of people who live in dryland regions. Global change is more than just climate ...
Coastal Risk Assessment
Coastal Risk Assessment
Ansar Khan; Soumendu...
editor: Springer
ano: 2018
descrição:This book discusses how to collect data and analyze databases in order to map risk zones, and contributes to developing a conceptual framework for coastal risk assessment. Further, the book primarily focuses on a specific case study: the Bay of Benga...
Come On!
Come On!
Ernst Ulrich von...
editor: Springer
ano: 2018
descrição:Current worldwide trends are not sustainable. The Club of Rome’s warnings published in the book Limits to Growth are still valid. Remedies that are acceptable for the great majority tend to make things worse. We seem to be in a philosophical crisis. ...
Community Pest Management in Practice
Community Pest Management in Practice
Tanya M. Howard...
editor: Springer
ano: 2019
descrição:This book presents a collection of practitioner and community stories that reveal how invasive species management is a community issue that can spark community formation and collective action. It combines the unique first-person narratives of practit...
Comparing Institution-Building in East Asia
Comparing Institution-Building in East Asia
H. Yoshimatsu
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:Yoshimatsu explores the causes and implications of the diverse degree of institution-building in East Asia by examining two processes of initiating and developing multilateral institutions in five policy areas: trade, finance, food security, energy s...
Complexity and Resilience in the Social and Ecological Sciences
Complexity and Resilience in the Social and Ecological...
Eoin Flaherty
editor: Springer
ano: 2019
descrição:This book introduces a new approach to environmental sociology, by integrating complexity-informed social science, Marxian ecological theory, and resilience-based human ecology. It argues that sociologists have largely ignored developments in ecology...
Conservation of Tropical Rainforests
Conservation of Tropical Rainforests
Brian Joseph M...
editor: Springer
ano: 2018
descrição:This book critically engages with how the conservation of tropical rainforests is financed. Beginning with the context of tropical deforestation, alongside an overview of tropical ecology, global environmental policy and finance, the book reviews sev...
Contemporary Issues in Geoenvironmental Engineering
Contemporary Issues in Geoenvironmental Engineeri...
D N Singh; Abdullah...
editor: Springer
ano: 2018
descrição:With high urbanization rates, advancement in technologies, and changes in consumption behavior of people, wastes generated through the daily activities of individuals and organizations pose many challenges in their management. The articles presented ...
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...
Contesting Water Rights
Contesting Water Rights
Mangala Subram...
editor: Springer
ano: 2018
descrição:As globalization processes and related neoliberal agendas promote privatization through state action, people’s struggles for rights to water have intensified. In this context, this book examines the role of the ambivalent state in local struggles for...
Control Systems and Mathematical Methods in Economics
Control Systems and Mathematical Methods in Econo...
Gustav Feichtinger...
editor: Springer
ano: 2018
descrição:Since the days of Lev Pontryagin and his associates, the discipline of Optimal Control has enjoyed a tremendous upswing – not only in terms of its mathematical foundations, but also with regard to numerous fields of application, which have given rise...
Coral Reefs at the Crossroads
Coral Reefs at the Crossroads
Dennis K. Hubbard...
editor: Springer
ano: 2016
descrição:In this book, contributors from diverse backgrounds take a first step toward an integrated view of reefs and the significance of their recent decline. More than any other earth system, coral reefs sit at a disciplinary crossroads. Most recently, they...