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ECONOMIC COOPERATION IN THE GREATER MEKONG SUBREGION: FACING THE CHALLENGES

By: Author, No

Price: ¥8,000.00

Publisher: Asian Development Bank: 1996

Seller ID: RWARE0000008584

ISBN: 9789715610872

Condition: Very Good+


Economic Cooperation in the Greater Mekong Subregion: Facing the Challenges. View more info

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THE WORLD WATCH READER ON GLOBAL ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES

By: Brown, Lester

Price: ¥750.00

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company: 1998

Seller ID: RWARE0000006383

ISBN: 0393317536

Condition: Very Good+


A collection of articles drawn from World Watch magazine, winner of an Utne Reader Alternative Press Award for investigative reporting. A collection o f the best and most-requested articles from the Worldwatch Institute's awar d-winning magazine, World Watch. What ails the earth and how can we fix it? People all over the world are wrestling with this question, and requesting reliable information on the nature of the environmental threats and how to deal with them. The Wo... View more info

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SAVING THE PLANET: HOW TO SHAPE AN ENVIRONMENTALLY SUBSTAINABLE GLOBAL ECON OMY

By: Brown, Lester R.

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company: 1991

Seller ID: RWARE0000011569

ISBN: 0393308235

Condition: Very Good+


To remake our outmoded notions of economics--and to save the global environ ment--the Worldwatch Institute delivers a comprehensive, persuasive guide t o achieving a sustainable economy based on energy efficiency and reuse, rat her than waste, of resources. Using an analogy to the denial that ran rampa nt on the Titanic, the authors of the Institute's yearly State of the World series stress the urgent need to move away from a fossil-fuel economy in o rder to counteract g... View more info

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VITAL SIGNS 2000: THE ENVIRONMENT TRENDS THAT ARE SHAPING OUR FUTURE

By: Brown, Lester Russell

Price: ¥775.00

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company: 2000

Seller ID: RWARE0000006136

ISBN: 0393320227

Condition: Very Good+


[London] Guardian Its cool appraisal of our planet makes all other works of reference look tr ivial. Booklist boxed review A key source of hard facts on global trends. View more info

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OUR EARTH, OURSELVES: THE ACTION-ORIENTED GUIDE TO HELP YOU PROTECT AND PRE SERVE OUR ENVIROMENT

By: Caplan, Ruth

Price: ¥450.00

Publisher: Bantam: 1990

Seller ID: RWARE0000012234

ISBN: 0553348574

Condition: Very Good+


"A Philip Lief Group book." Includes bibliographical references (p. 331-333 ) and index. View more info

INTERNATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL DIPLOMACY

By: Carroll, John Edward

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 1990

Seller ID: RWARE0000006385

ISBN: 052139564X

Condition: Near Fine


A crisp clean softcover, no markings throughout: International Environmental Diplomacy: The Management and Resolution of Transfrontier Environmental Problems. View more info

DICTIONARY OF THE ENVIRONMENT

By: Elsworth, Steve

Price: ¥400.00

Publisher: Grafton Books: 1991

Seller ID: RWARE0000006046

ISBN: 0586085432

Condition: Good


A comprehensive reference work which provides an overview of the major area s of environmental concern, from acid rain and food additive to pesticides and radiation. View more info

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CAREERS FOR ENVIROMENTAL TYPES & OTHERS WHO RESPECT THE EARTH

By: Fasulo, Mike

Price: ¥600.00

Publisher: Mcgraw-Hill: 2001

Seller ID: RWARE0000006324

ISBN: 0658016490

Condition: Fine


Careers for Environmental Types and Others Who Respect the Earth lets caree r explorers look at the job market through the unique lens of their own int erests. The book reveals dozens of ways to pursue a passion and make a livi ng--including many little-known but delightful careers that will surprise r eaders. View more info

TOWARD A TRANSPERSONAL ECOLOGY

By: Fox, Warwick

Price: ¥1,200.00

Publisher: Shambhala: 1990

Seller ID: RWARE0000011549

ISBN: 0877735336

Condition: Near Fine


In this book I advance an argument concerning the nature of the deep ecolog y approach to ecophilosophy. In order to advance this argument in as thorou gh a manner as possible, I present it within the context of a comprehensive overview of the writings on deep ecology. View more info

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HOT, FLAT AND CROWDED

By: Friedman

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Penguin Books: 2009

Seller ID: RWARE0000021607

ISBN: 0141036664

Condition: Very Good


A crisp clean softcover, no markings throughout: Thomas L. Friedman is a world-renowned author and journalist for The New York Times. He has won the Pulitzer Prize three times, and is the author of From Beirut to Jerusalem, which won both the National Book Award and the Overseas Press Club Award, The Lexus and the Olive Tree, one of the best selling business books in 1999, Longitudes and Attitudes: Exploring the World After September 11, and The World Is Flat, which was ... View more info

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EARTH IN THE BALANCE: ECOLOGY AND THE HUMAN SPIRIT

By: Gore, Albert

Price: ¥750.00

Publisher: Plume Books: 1993

Seller ID: RWARE0000006360

ISBN: 0452269350

Condition: Very Good+


What's most inspiring about Earth in the Balance is who wrote it. It's a bi g deal, after all, that a sitting senator was willing to write, "We must ma ke the rescue of the environment the central organizing principle for civil ization." And that's not all. In his 1992 book, Al Gore also wrote: I have become very impatient with my own tendency to put a finger to the political winds and proceed cautiously.... [E]very time I pause to consider whether I have gone to... View more info

WINDS OF CHANGE

By: Gribbin, John

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton Education: 1989

Seller ID: RWARE0000006130

ISBN: 0340515058

Condition: Very Good


The author of "In Search of Schrodinger's Cat" and "A Hole in the Sky" has written this book on what is happening to the world's climate and the impli cations of mankind ignoring what it is doing to the planet. The official TV -tie in for Central TV's documentary, "Can Polar Bears Tread Water?" View more info

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THE GREEN BOOK: THE EVERYDAY GUIDE TO SAVING THE PLANET ONE SIMPLE STEP AT A TIME

By: Kostigen, Thomas M.

Price: ¥600.00

Publisher: Three Rivers Press: 2007

Seller ID: RWARE0000019740

ISBN: 0307381358

Condition: Near Fine


A crisp clean softcover, no markings throughout, not an ex-lib. Ellen DeGeneres, Robert Redford, Will Ferrell, Jennifer Aniston, Faith Hill , Tim McGraw, Martha Stewart, Tyra Banks, Dale Earnhardt, Jr., Tiki Barber, Owen Wilson, and Justin Timberlake tell you how they make a difference to the environment. Inside The Green Book, find out how you can too: - Don't ask for ATM receipts. If everyone in the United States refused thei r receipts, it would save a roll of paper... View more info

ONE WORLD: THE HEALTH AND SURVIVAL OF THE HUMAN SPECIES IN THE 21ST CENTURY

By: Mafchir, Jim

Price: ¥1,800.00

Publisher: Health Press: 1996

Edition: First

Seller ID: RWARE0000009362

ISBN: 0929173163

Condition: Near Fine/Fine


A tight clean first edition, protected in a new brodart wrapper, no inscrip tions, not an ex-lib; Original essays written by some of the premier scholars of our times examin e world health and survival in the 21st century. These reflections and stud ies examine social change in light of health changes; from constraints in w orld medical programs to the involvement of science and the humanities in e xpanding health programs. A fine discourse evolves. The New England Jo... View more info

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THE END OF NATURE: TENTH ANNIVERSARY EDITION

By: McKibben, Bill

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: Anchor: 1997

Seller ID: RWARE0000013348

ISBN: 0385416040

Condition: Fine


"Whatever we once thought Nature was--wildness, God, a simple place free fr om human thumbprints, or an intricate machinery sustaining life on Earth--w e have now given it a kick that will change it forever. Humanity has steppe d across a threshold. In his free-ranging and provocative book, Bill McKibb en explores the philosophies and technologies that have brought us here, an d he shows how final a crossing we have made." View more info

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EAARTH: MAKING A LIFE ON A TOUGH NEW PLANET

By: McKibben, Bill

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: Times Books: 2010

Seller ID: RWARE0000024846

ISBN: 0805090568

Condition: Very Good


Minimum wear, no markings throughout, NOT an ex-library book: "Read it, please. Straight through to the end. Whatever else you were plann ing to do next, nothing could be more important." -Barbara Kingsolver Twenty years ago, with The End of Nature, Bill McKibben offered one of the earliest warnings about global warming. Those warnings went mostly unheeded ; now, he insists, we need to acknowledge that we've waited too long, and t hat massive change is not only... View more info

CAN WE AVOID A THIRD WORLD WAR AROUND 2010?: THE POLITICAL, SOCIAL, AND ECO NOMIC PAST AND FUTURE OF HUMANITY

By: Peeters, Peter

Price: ¥800.00

Publisher: Macmillan Press: 1979

Seller ID: RWARE0000006292

ISBN: 0333259289

Condition: Very Good+


Includes index. View more info

POWER GENERATION AND THE ENVIRONMENT (SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY, AND SOCIETY SERI ES)

By: Roberts, L. E. J.

Price: ¥1,000.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA: 1990

Edition: First

Seller ID: RWARE0000007959

ISBN: 0198583389

Condition: Near Fine/Near Fine


A highly collectible first edition, a tight clean copy, no inscriptions or markings, not price clipped an ex-library or a book of the month club editi on. This book provides an in-depth review of the effects of the large-scale ge neration of electricity. Though known as a versatile, clean and efficient s ource of power at its point of use, the growing consumption of electricity poses important political problems due to wide-ranging effects involved in its production. Th... View more info

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THE VOICE OF THE EARTH: AN EXPLORATION OF THE SCOPSYCHOLOGY

By: Roszak, Theodore

Price: ¥800.00

Publisher: Touchstone Books: 1993

Seller ID: RWARE0000013385

ISBN: 0671867539

Condition: Very Good


Our culture is psychotic in its rift between the personal and the planetary , maintains Roszak ( The Making of a Counterculture ). Drawing freely on Ju ng, Freud and the Gaia hypothesis, the California State University historia n posits an "ecological unconscious" in each person, a living record of cos mic evolution capable of linking us synergistically to the natural environm ent. But this awareness has been repressed, he contends in a bold, ambitiou s philosoph... View more info