By National Research Council, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, Board on Environmental Change and Society, Committee on the Human Dimensions of Global Change, Paul C. Stern, Visit Amazon's Thomas Dietz Page, search results, Learn abou
Examines the potential for a few of these 'new instruments' that emphasize schooling, details, and voluntary measures. Of curiosity to environmental coverage practitioners and to researchers and scholars focused on making use of social and behavioral sciences wisdom to enhance environmental caliber. Softcover.
Read or Download New Tools for Environmental Protection Education Information and Voluntary Measures PDF
Similar climatology books
Examines the opportunity of a few of these 'new instruments' that emphasize schooling, info, and voluntary measures. Of curiosity to environmental coverage practitioners and to researchers and scholars interested by employing social and behavioral sciences wisdom to enhance environmental caliber. Softcover.
"The weather swap technological know-how Compendium" is a evaluation of a few four hundred significant medical contributions to our figuring out of Earth structures and weather which have been published via peer-reviewed literature or from study associations during the last 3 years, because the shut of analysis for attention by means of the IPCC Fourth evaluate document.
The land degradation because of salinity and waterlogging is a world phenomenon, afflicting approximately a billion hectares in the sovereign borders of no less than seventy five nations. in addition to observing the nutrients safeguard, it has some distance achieving and unacceptable socio-economic effects on account that a wide share of this land is inhabited via smallholder farmers.
- Inequality, Poverty and Well-being
- Understanding the Earth System: Compartments, Processes and Interactions
- Climate Change, Energy Use, and Sustainability : Diagnosis and Prescription after the Great East Japan Earthquake
- Hole in the Sky : Man's Threat to the Ozone Layer
- From Observations to Simulations: A Conceptual Introduction to Weather And Climate Modeling
Extra resources for New Tools for Environmental Protection Education Information and Voluntary Measures
1997 Pollution Prevention Assistance in the Automotive Supply Chain. Unpublished report of the Weatherhead School of Management, Case Western Reserve University.
Just think of the transformation of Pittsburgh from dirty center of steel production to hub of clean high-tech services. As The Economist has asserted bluntly (The Economist, 17 Copyright © National Academy of Sciences. All rights reserved. ”1 It has become commonplace for commentators to speak of a fundamental transformation now shaping our economy. 2 The agricultural revolution generated wealth from plowed fields, the industrial revolution from the mechanized production of material goods. , 1993).
Maybe the ultimate service will be the ability to manufacture at a personal level. Neil Gershenfeld at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Media Lab makes the point that fabrication today is where computation was 20 years ago (Clancy and Rejeski, 2000). It tends to occur in large, centralized facilities and it is only now finding its way out into the wider world (as the personal computer did) at smaller scales that allow customized production of short runs (lot-size-of-one). Take a look at what has happened to that workhorse Copyright © National Academy of Sciences.