1. Ecosystems and Nature

    Ecosystems and Nature

    Edited by R. K. Turner, Kenneth Button, Peter Nijkamp
    Ecosystems and Nature brings together the work of leading authorities in biodiversity research. It provides readers with a broad interdisciplinary perspective on the major issues in biodiversity, including economics, natural science, management and ethics. The collection is divided into four main sections: part I introduces some fundamental scientific and socio-economic concepts and analysis in order to illustrate the complexities involved in the human-ecosystems interface; part II deals with the valuation of ecosystems with special emphasis on the main biomes, faults, wetlands, marine systems, grasslands and agriculture; part III covers the problem of value appropriation and the relevant constraints and available policy instruments; the final section focuses on the difficult ethical issues that surround utilisation and conservation of biodiversity. Learn More
    1999   Hardback Price: $ 294.00   Web: $ 264.60
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  2. Global Aspects of the Environment

    Global Aspects of the Environment

    Edited by Robert U. Ayres, Kenneth Button, Peter Nijkamp
    This two volume collection of pioneering material includes landmarks and significant contributions to the subjects of global environmental issues. The editors have prepared a new introduction for this authoritative collection. Learn More
    1999   Hardback Price: $ 630.00   Web: $ 567.00
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  3. Environmental Valuation

    Environmental Valuation

    Edited by Kenneth G. Willis, Kenneth Button, Peter Nijkamp
    This authoritative two volume collection illustrates the most important methods for valuing non-priced environmental goods. It will be essential reading for new researchers as well as providing an excellent source of well-known material for scholars already working in this area. Learn More
    1999   Hardback Price: $ 553.00   Web: $ 497.70
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  4. Environment, Land Use and Urban Policy

    Environment, Land Use and Urban Policy

    Edited by David Banister, Kenneth Button, Peter Nijkamp
    Through carefully selected readings, Environment, Land Use and Urban Policy charts the evolution of modern urban planning, the development of public health and the survival of the city. Key papers on planning theory and modelling form the heart of the collection together with the debates over rationality, the scientific method, social organization, Marxism and the politics of planning. Learn More
    1999   Hardback Price: $ 315.00   Web: $ 283.50
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  5. Environmental Economics and Development

    Environmental Economics and Development

    Edited by J. B. Opschoor, Kenneth Button, Peter Nijkamp
    This outstanding new collection surveys the relationship between the environment and development, and highlights some of the tensions that are implicit in the notion of sustainable development. Learn More
    1999   Hardback Price: $ 343.00   Web: $ 308.70
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  6. Environmental Instruments and Institutions

    Environmental Instruments and Institutions

    Edited by Thomas Tietenberg, Kenneth Button, Peter Nijkamp
    Economic Incentives are playing an increasingly important role in pollution control. This authoritative collection – edited by leading contributors to the field – presents the most important published work on the legal and economic instruments and institutions which have been used during the last thirty years to control pollution. The papers focus on issues of instrument design, implementation, enforcement and evaluation, and consider strategies for coping with uncertainty and ‘second-best’ situations. Learn More
    1999   Hardback Price: $ 392.00   Web: $ 352.80
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  7. The Sociology of the Environment

    The Sociology of the Environment

    Edited by Michael R. Redclift, Graham Woodgate
    In The Sociology of the Environment, Michael Redclift and Graham Woodgate have brought together a diverse collection of writings from within the human sciences. These papers chart the progress which sociology has made in addressing the environment. Although they are not all written by sociologists, they do illuminate a number of largely unresolved issues for sociology, which mark important departures for the discipline and which necessitate a radical rethink of inherited assumptions. Learn More
    1995   Hardback Price: $ 1,050.00   Web: $ 945.00
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