Heal the Ocean

Author: Rodney M. Fujita
Publisher: New Society Publishers
ISBN: 9780865715004
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Describes ocean environments, current ecological threats, and how human impacts to the ocean are being reduced.

Oceans

Author: Dana Desonie
Publisher: Infobase Publishing
ISBN: 1438105681
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Earth's seas play a tremendous role in the planet's systems: Ocean currents transfer water and heat around the globe. Offering photographs and illustrations, this work shows how protecting the oceans requires protecting the entire planet, and describes the importance of setting aside marine reserves to save vital ecosystems.

International Issues in Social Work and Social Welfare

Author: Cq Researcher
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 1412979404
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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International Issues in Social Work and Social Welfare is a collection of readings from CQ Researcher on various topics relating to Social Work in a global context. The articles will be of great supplemental value for professors looking to infuse international issues into a variety of courses in the social work curriculum, including: Introduction to Social Work and Social Welfare, Human Behavior in the Social Environment (Macro theory), Social Policy, and International Social work. It will also be useful in courses on multicultural and cross cultural counseling. The article selections are as follows: * Human Trafficking and Slavery * Child Soldiers * Women's Rights * Rapid Urbanization * Aiding Refugees * Disaster Preparedness * Wounded Veterans * Religious Fundamentalism * Energy Liberalism * Oceans in Crisis * Arian Flu * Anti Americanism

Issues for Debate in Environmental Management

Author: Cq Researcher
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 1412978777
Format: PDF, ePub
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Issues for Debate in Environmental Management is a contemporary collection of articles covering core issues within the broad topic of environmental management. The book is intended to supplement core courses in the Business and Management curriculum titled Environmental Management, Sustainability, and Business and Society, among other similarly titled courses. The book begins with a feature article titled, "The New Environmentalism: Can New Business Policies Save the Environment?" and progresses through 16 articles of topics generally covered in environmental management courses, including global warming, the green economy, clean energy sources, water sources, and other opportunities for business and management exploration.

100 Most Popular Genre Fiction Authors

Author: Bernard Alger Drew
Publisher: Libraries Unltd Incorporated
ISBN: 9781591581260
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Provides alphabetically-arranged, biographical entries of favorite contemporary writers of fiction, including Maeve Binchy, Michael Crichton, and Anne Rice, and presents insights on the creative process from each individual.

America s Ocean Wilderness

Author: Gary Kroll
Publisher:
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Examines a handful of famous ocean explorers and naturalists--including Jacque Cousteau, Thor Heyerdahl, and Rachel Carson, among others--to demonstrate how their work helped shape the way many Americans would think about, and interact with, the ocean.

Encyclopedia of Global Resources South Korea Zirconium Appendixes Indexes

Author: Craig W. Allin
Publisher: Salem PressInc
ISBN: 9781587656484
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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The topic of our natural resources has become an important issue over the last few years. The abundance of some (and scarcity of others) has sparked many a debate. The four volumes in this set discuss not only the aspects of the resources themselves, but their economic and social impact as well. Plus, complimentary online access is provided through Salem Science.