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6 edition of Greening the Past found in the catalog.

Greening the Past

Towards a Social-Ecological Analysis of History

by Thomas S. Martin

  • 145 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by International Scholars Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Environmentalist, conservationist & Green organizations,
  • History: theory & methods,
  • Political ideologies,
  • Nature,
  • Human Ecology,
  • Sociology,
  • Philosophy of nature,
  • Human Geography,
  • Modern - 20th Century,
  • History / Modern / 20th Century,
  • History,
  • Ecology,
  • Environmentalism,
  • Social ecology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages352
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8737425M
    ISBN 101573091960
    ISBN 109781573091961

    taking us to the future, takes us back to a darker past. —Centre for Reflection and Action on Labour Issues, , 4. We Have Met The Enemy and He Is Us. —Pogo, Earth Day, Greening the Media focuses on the environmental impact of the media— the myriad ways that media technology consumes, despoils, and wastes natural resources. It. Inappropriate The list (including its title or description) facilitates illegal activity, or contains hate speech or ad hominem attacks on a fellow Goodreads member or author. Spam or Self-Promotional The list is spam or self-promotional. Incorrect Book The list contains an .

    Get this from a library! The greening: what if a book could answer all your deepest questions, if you were willing to risk everything. [Margaret Coles] -- Joanna, a Fleet Street journalist, chances upon the journal of the mysterious Anna Leigh. She is moved by Anna's compelling confessional about her life-changing encounter with Julian of Norwich - an. This Greening Government Strategy is consistent with the United Nation’s Agenda for Sustainable Development and the Federal Sustainable Development Strategy. Objective The Government of Canada will transition to low-carbon and climate-resilient operations, .

    We call this Greening IT. This book looks into the great potential of greening society with IT - i.e. the potential of IT in transforming our societies into Low-Carbon societies. The book is the result of an internationally collaborative effort by a number of opinion leaders in the field of Greening IT.   Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg.


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"Given the urgency, the scale of the global environmental challenges we're facing today, if we're going to have any chance at halting and reversing these troubling environmental trends, environmental aid has a crucial role to play," declared Manish Bapna of the World Resources Institute at a Jdiscussion of the new book Greening Aid?.

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Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. Illustrated history of Newport, Isle of Wight. This book takes a look at Newport's past, giving a brief history of some of the old businesses and the men behind them.