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1. Annual budget report [ - 2019]

Green Library
xvii, 331 pages : color illustrations ; 22 cm
At a time of societal urgency surrounding ecological crises from depleted fisheries to mineral extraction and potential pathways towards environmental and ecological justice, this book re-examines ecologically unequal exchange (EUE) from a historical and comparative perspective. The theory of ecologically unequal exchange posits that core or northern consumption and capital accumulation is based on peripheral or southern environmental degradation and extraction. In other words, structures of social and environmental inequality between the Global North and Global South are founded in the extraction of materials from, as well as displacement of waste to, the South. This volume represents a set of tightly interlinked papers with the aim to assess ecologically unequal exchange and to move it forward. Chapters are organised into three main sections: theoretical foundations and critical reflections on ecologically unequal exchange; empirical research on mining, deforestation, fisheries, and the like; and strategies for responding to the adverse consequences associated with unequal ecological exchange. Scholars as well as advanced undergraduate and graduate students will benefit from the spirited re-evaluation and extension of ecologically unequal exchange theory, research, and praxis.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9783319897394 20180910
Green Library
xx, [676] pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 28 cm
Science Library (Li and Ma)
xiii, 385 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Chapter 1: What are "Global Environmental Politics?" Chapter 2: Deconstructing the Global Environment and "Global Environmental Politics" Chapter 3: Capitalism, Globalization, and the Environment Chapter 4: Civic Politics and Social Activism: Environmental Politics "On the Ground' Chapter 5: Domestic Politics and Global Environmental Politics Chapter 6: Global Environmental Politics, Society and You.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9781538105108 20180910
This book argues that environmental problems are, first and foremost, political and, therefore, about power. Using a framework of political economy and political ecology, the authors deconstruct current environmental problems to identify root causes and address those problems through mobilization of collective action and social power. The second edition also offers: * Updated examples and stories of political struggles and the actors involved *Explicit attention to various forms of power in environmental politics, including structural and social power *Local politics and collective action as related to global environmental politics *Discussion of emerging issues such as synthetic biology; commodification and financialization of nature, including carbon markets; and geoengineering.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9781538105108 20180910
Green Library
xxvii, 530, 4, 24, 17 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 28 cm
What is the "big picture" in environmental science? Our authors know and effectively communicate it in Environmental Science: Systems and Solutions, Sixth Edition. Whether you view the subject through a scientific, social, political, or historical lens, you'll find the concrete foundations here that work for courses in both environmental science and environmental studies. A systems approach is the connective fabric that makes sense of the wealth of topics and data, which demonstrates how aspects of the natural environment interconnect with each other and with human society. A section on Resource Use and Management introduces the concept of sustainability, and another on Dealing with Environmental Degradation discusses threats to the environment and mitigation strategies. A bonus section available online on Social Solutions to Environmental Concerns, discusses the complex issues impacting the environment and the scientific, technologic, and human behavioral ways to address them. Throughout the text you will find the hard data necessary for a scientific study of the environment and the measured analysis ideal for our time. Combining evidence-based, contemporary information and data with relevant case studies, practical applications, numerous calculations, and modern references, Environmental Science: Systems and Solutions teaches and engages.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9781284091700 20180326
Science Library (Li and Ma)
192 pages ; 25 cm.
Green Library
xxv, 452 pages ; 25 cm
  • 1. Ocean Literacy in the 21st Century.- 2. An Exemplar Model for Expanding Development Reach.- Part I Research.- 3. !Youth & the Ocean! (!YO!): Partnering High School and Graduate Students for Youth-Driven Research Experiences.- 4. Leveraging Parent Chaperones to Support Youths' Learning During an Out-of-School Field Trip to a Marine Science Field Station.- 5. Systematic and Longitudinal Research to Support and Improve the National Ocean Sciences Bowl: Finding from Seventeen Years of Study.- 6. Leveraging Ocean Identity in Education to Impact Students' Conservation Practices.- 7. Evaluating Differences in Outcomes and Participant Perspectives in Marine Science Professional Development Conducted by Informal Educators Compared to Specialized University Faculty.- 8. Implementing Ocean Literacy through the Bond of Informal and Formal Education.- 9. Evaluating Ocean Learning - The Principles and Practicalities of Evaluating Formal Education Audiences in an Informal Education Environment.- 10. Effective Practices for Fostering Empathy towards Marine Life.- Part II Practitioner.- 11. Creating Marine Outreach Programmes that Work - The Marine Institute Explorers Education Programme (TM).- 12. Marine Education through Cooperation: A Case Study of Opportunity in a Remote School in Taiwan.- 13. Educating with Data.- 14. Using International School Partnerships to Promote Ocean Literacy.- 15. Out of the Tower and into the Classroom: Marine Science Graduate Students as K-12 Classroom Contributors.- 16. The VIRTUE Project and the Biofilms and Biodiversity Project: An International Collaboration in Marine Science Education.- 17. Integrating Ocean Literacy in UK Curriculum-Led Field Courses.- 18. Building Capacity for Meaningful Watershed Educational Experiences.- 19. Going with/against the Flow: The Challenges of an Authentic Marine Science Education.- 20. Bring the Ocean to the Classroom - Introducing Experimental Studies to Teachers with Fair or no Science Knowledge.- 21. Closer to Blue.- 22. The Two Bays Project: A Model for Providing Multidisciplinary Approaches to Monitoring, Education, Engagement and Partnership Building.- 23. Citizen Science to Engage and Empower Youth in Marine Science.- 24. Empowering Young Ocean Conservationists.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9783319907772 20180828
This edited volume is the premier book dedicated exclusively to marine science education and improving ocean literacy, aiming to showcase exemplary practices in marine science education and educational research in this field on a global scale. It informs, inspires, and provides an intellectual forum for practitioners and researchers in this particular context. Subject areas include sections on marine science education in formal, informal and community settings. This book will be useful to marine science education practitioners (e.g. formal and informal educators) and researchers (both education and science).
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9783319907772 20180828
Marine Biology Library (Miller)
xxix, 455 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm.
  • An approach on attachment to Camino de Santiago and pilgrimage behavioural intentions / Bruno Sousa, Beatriz Casais, Alexandra Malheiro, Claudia Simões
  • The socioeconomic potentials of the religious tourism of the state of São Paulo (Brazil) : a research project proposal / Edegar Tomazzoni
  • Characterization of the population segment dedicated to the retail trade of religious souvenirs / Patricia Maldonado, Ronny Correa-Quezada, Christian Viñan-Mereci, Pal Sarango-Lalangui
  • The St. James way in Portugal and Spain : development, characteristics, perspectives, and experiences / Martín Gómez-Ullate
  • Pilgrim-religious tourists' motivations and satisfaction / Tania-Jackeline Ochoa-Ochoa, Verónica Mora-Jabcome, Estefanía Sánchez-Cevallos, Alex-Pal Ludeña-Reyes
  • Religious tourism and accessibility : cathedrals of Palma and Barcelona / María Dolores Sánchez-Fernández, María del Carmen Azpelicueta-Criado, María Abril
  • Volunteering in religious events : a consumer behaviour perspective through two case studies of Catholic mega events / Martina Gallarza, Teresa Fayos, Francico Arteaga
  • From pilgrimage and religious tourism to the public and private economy / María Leandro, Fernanda Nogueira
  • The socioeconomic potentials of the religious tourism of the state of São Paulo (Brazil) : a research project and observatory proposal / Edegar Tomazzoni, Daniela Beck
  • Religious heritage and nature : spirit of place and tourism in a Brazilian case / Isabela Frederico, Pedro Paulo Funari
  • From religiosity to traumascape : the role of death in western cultures / Maximiliano Korstanje
  • Regional economic effects and marketing of religious tourism the case of Konya / Ceyhun Can Ozcan, Ferdi Biskin, Çagri Simsek
  • Holy grail route : a sociological analysis of a spiritual and religious tourist route / María Victoria Sanagustín Fons, Rocío Gregory, Violante Martínez Quintana
  • Tracing roots and routes of religious tourism in rural areas of Greece : the case of the "footsteps of St. Paul" / Despoina Lampada, Yorgos Tzedopoulos, Afroditi Kamara, Kleopatra Ferla
  • Halal tourism, where are we? : particular attention to the situation in Spain / Alfonso Vargas-Sánchez, María Moral-Moral
  • Religious experiences in travellers to the Real Monastery of Guadalupe : the project ITINERE 1337 / Rafael Robina Javier López Caballero
  • Religious tourism in Galicia : the case of El Camino de Santiago / Mercedes Vila Alonso, María Rodríguez Domínguez
  • Religious heritage and accessibility in the World Douro Heritage : the case of Lamego town / Ana Carvalho, Paula Santos, Álvaro Bonito
  • Socio-cultural impacts of religious tourism and pilgrimages in the central Portuguese Way To Santiago and the problematic of accessibility / Maria Silva, Isabel Borges
  • Goddess Matsu culture and religious tourism in China / Mu Zhang, Ling Luo, Youlan Li
  • Religious tourism and pilgrimage to the Ecuadorian Andes : the case of the Virgin of El Cisne / María Magdalena Fernández, Eva Sánchez-Amboage, Matías Membiela-Pollán, Valentín Martínez-Fernández
  • Christianity and tourism development in Nigeria : a socio-economic discourse / Floribert Endong
  • Religious tourism and pilgrimage : bibliometric analysis / Amador Durán-Sánchez, María de la Cruz Del Río-Rama, Cristiana Oliveira, José Álvarez-García
  • Turkey, a leading religious tourism destination / Aysegül Gündüz Songur, Dursun Yener
  • Accessible tourism in religious destinations : comparing the motivations of people with and without special access needs / Ariadna Gassiot Melian
  • Analysis of the contribution of ICT to religious tourism : communicating cultural heritage to visitors and tourists / Célia Ramos, Ana Garcia
  • Segmenting pilgrims to Santiago using the Via de la Plata Route : an application for their crossing through the Extremadura Territory / Cristina Rodríguez Rangel, Marcelino Sanchez Rivero
  • Walking towards a sacred site : motivations, expectations and satisfaction : the case study of the Portuguese Way of St. James / Catarina Roseira, Marta Venceslau, Ricardo Correia
  • The profile of the walking pilgrim who moves from the Diocese of Bragança-Miranda to the Shrine of Our Lady of Fátima / Aida Carvalho, Maria Gouveia, Betina Teixeira
  • "All roads lead to Fatima" : religious tourism at the Sanctuary of Our Lady of the Rosary / Maria Isabel Roque, Maria João Forte
  • The recovery of religious heritage as a rural development strategy / Francisco Castellano Álvarez.
Religious studies and research have gained a lot of interest and attention from researchers, policy makers, and practitioners over the last few years, but the socio-economic impacts have not been explored. Taking into account the profound economic impact the tourism and hospitality industries can have on regions and cities around the world, further research in this area is critical to analyze the extent of such impact and the ramifications that are associated with it. The Handbook of Research on Socio-Economic Impacts of Religious Tourism and Pilgrimage is a pivotal reference source that provides vital research on the social and economic factors in faith-based journeys. While highlighting topics such as tourist spending, spiritual tourism, and local development, this publication explores religious tourism in the middle age, as well as the methods of modern religious tourism. This book is ideally designed for business managers, cultural preservationists, academicians, business professionals, entrepreneurs, and upper-level students seeking current research on religious tourism and its socio-economic impacts.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9781522557302 20180910
Green Library
SAL3 (off-campus storage)
v. ; 28 cm.
Business Library, SAL3 (off-campus storage)
xxi, 330 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 30 cm.
Designers provide creative solutions for user problems and identify the needs of users in a given environment. However, it is often difficult to understand the social design of a product or service. Practice and Progress in Social Design and Sustainability is a critical scholarly resource that provides groundbreaking research on social contributions to design. Featuring coverage on a broad range of topics such as rural sustainability, ecological farmhouse designs, and community public spaces, this book is geared towards architects, designers, program planners, entrepreneurs, and engineers seeking information about design for resolving social issues.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9781522541837 20180828
Green Library
v. : ill. ; 28-30 cm.
SAL3 (off-campus storage)
xviii, 217 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Green Library
285 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 23 cm
Green Library
269 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 23 cm.
"100 hikes, each with accompanying map, in the Northern California Cascades, Sierra Nevada, Klamath Mountains, Coast Range, and San Francisco Bay Area"-- Provided by publisher.
Green Library
viii, 312 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : color illustrations ; 25 cm
Green Library
224 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 29 cm
  • 1. Pleats, Gathers and Looped Drapery * 2. Collars, Cuffs and Pockets * 3. Stitching and Quilting * 4. Lace and Whitework * 5. Embroidery * 6. Pastes, Foils and Beads * 7. Chintz and Painting * 8. Pinking and Punching * 9. Fringes, Ribbons, Tassels and Buttons * 10. Fur, Feathers and Straw.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9780500292631 20180910
This beautifully illustrated book reveals the sharp pleats, high collars, gleaming pastes, colourful beads, elaborate buttons and intricate lacework that make up some of the garments in the Victoria and Albert Museum's extensive fashion collection. With an expertly written text by one of the museum's fashion curators and exquisite colour photography of garment details, complemented by line drawings and photographs, the reader has the unique opportunity to examine up close historical clothing that is often too fragile to be on display. It is an inspirational resource for students, collectors, designers and anyone who is fascinated by fashion and costume. This new edition features an updated design, fresh content and new research, and an introduction that focuses on the makers and processes involved in producing 18th-century fashion.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9780500292631 20180910
Green Library
xiii, 177 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 22 cm.
  • 1. Introduction: The Evolution of Environmental EnforcementMark Ungar2. Amazonia, Organized Crime and Illegal Deforestation: Best Practices for the Protection of the Brazilian Amazon RainforestFranco Perazzoni 3. Deforestation in the Bolivian Amazon: The Case of the El Chore Forest Reserve in Santa Cruz DepartmentManlio Alberto Roca Zamora 4. Peru: A Legal Enforcement Model for the AmazonHugo R. Gomez Apac, Maria Antonieta Merino de Taboada, and Milagros Granados Mandujano 5. Ecuador: Rainforest under SiegeVictor Lopez Acevedo6. Colombia: Bridging the Gaps between What Is Needed and What Actually Exists Regarding the Protection of Its AmazonAna Maria Hernandez Salgar and Luz Marina Mantilla Cardenas7. Environmental Penal Control in Venezuela: Amazonia and the Orinoco Mining ArcManuel Joel Diaz Capdevilla8. Suriname: An Exposed InteriorKatia Delvoye, Minu Parahoe, and Hermes Libretto.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9783319565514 20171121
This book is the most updated and comprehensive look at efforts to protect the Amazon, home to half of the world's remaining tropical forests. In the past five years, the Basin's countries have become the cutting edge of environmental enforcement through formation of constitutional protections, military operations, stringent laws, police forces, judicial procedures and societal efforts that together break through barriers that have long restrained decisive action. Even such advances, though, struggle to curb devastation by oil extraction, mining, logging, dams, pollution, and other forms of ecocide. In every country, environmental protection is crippled by politics, bureaucracy, unclear laws, untrained officials, small budgets, regional rivalries, inter-ministerial competition, collusion with criminals, and the global demand for oils and minerals. Countries are better at creating environmental agencies, that is, than making sure that they work. This book explains why, with country studies written by those on the front lines-from national enforcement directors to biologists and activists.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9783319565514 20171121
Green Library
225 pages : illustrations, maps ; 18 cm
  • Wilson River corridor
  • Trask-Tualatin drainage
  • Miami-Kilchis drainage
  • Salmonberry-Nehalem drainage
  • Clatsop State Forest.
Green Library
ix, 155 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 32 cm
Green Library