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Understanding environmental issues, edited by Steve Hinchliffe, Andrew Blowers and Joanna Freeland

Label
Understanding environmental issues
Title
Understanding environmental issues
Statement of responsibility
edited by Steve Hinchliffe, Andrew Blowers and Joanna Freeland
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Blending insights from science, social science, humanities and technology, this book takes a unique and groundbreaking approach to environmental questions. After being introduced to a set of themes and analytical tools, readers will be able to approach a range of environmental questions with important insights that will allow them to make reasoned and informed arguments."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
BDS
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hinchliffe, Steve
  • Blowers, Andrew
  • Freeland, Joanna
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Environmental sciences
  • Environmental degradation
Label
Understanding environmental issues, edited by Steve Hinchliffe, Andrew Blowers and Joanna Freeland
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Series preface
  • Introduction/
  • Andrew Blowers
  • p. 1
  • Ch. 1.
  • Introducing environmental issues: the environment of an estuary/
  • Andrew Blowers
  • Sandy Smith
  • p. 3
  • Ch. 2.
  • Are too many species going extinct? Environmental change in time and space/
  • Joanna Freeland
  • p. 49
  • Ch. 3.
  • Who cares? Values, power and action in environmental contests/
  • Steve Hinchliffe
  • Chris Belshaw
  • p. 89
  • Ch. 4.
  • What to do? How risk and uncertainty affect environmental responses/
  • Nick Bingham
  • Roger Blackmore
  • p. 127
  • Conclusion/
  • Steve Hinchliffe
  • p. 165
  • Acknowledgements.
  • p. 172
  • Index.
  • p. 175
Control code
070015472933
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
179 p.
Isbn
9780470849989
Other physical details
ill., (chiefly col.), maps
Label
Understanding environmental issues, edited by Steve Hinchliffe, Andrew Blowers and Joanna Freeland
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Series preface
  • Introduction/
  • Andrew Blowers
  • p. 1
  • Ch. 1.
  • Introducing environmental issues: the environment of an estuary/
  • Andrew Blowers
  • Sandy Smith
  • p. 3
  • Ch. 2.
  • Are too many species going extinct? Environmental change in time and space/
  • Joanna Freeland
  • p. 49
  • Ch. 3.
  • Who cares? Values, power and action in environmental contests/
  • Steve Hinchliffe
  • Chris Belshaw
  • p. 89
  • Ch. 4.
  • What to do? How risk and uncertainty affect environmental responses/
  • Nick Bingham
  • Roger Blackmore
  • p. 127
  • Conclusion/
  • Steve Hinchliffe
  • p. 165
  • Acknowledgements.
  • p. 172
  • Index.
  • p. 175
Control code
070015472933
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
179 p.
Isbn
9780470849989
Other physical details
ill., (chiefly col.), maps

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