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Environment and Skin  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Dec. 27, 2017
Environment and Skin

Environment and Skin By Jean Krutmann
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 128 Pages | ISBN : 3319431005 | 4.63 MB

​​This book is a rich source of information on skin disorders due to toxicants in the environment. State of the art knowledge is summarized concerning the molecular basis of skin damage caused by well-appreciated environmental noxae. The book also provides a uniquely comprehensive overview of the detrimental dermatological effects of exposure to air pollution and global climate change.

The Environment, Our Natural Resources and Modern Technology  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by DZ123 at Dec. 19, 2017
The Environment, Our Natural Resources and Modern Technology

Thomas R. DeGregori, "The Environment, Our Natural Resources and Modern Technology"
English | 2002 | ISBN: 0813809231 | PDF | pages: 253 | 12.9 mb

The Dominant Animal: Human Evolution and the Environment, 2nd Edition  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Nov. 27, 2017
The Dominant Animal: Human Evolution and the Environment, 2nd Edition

The Dominant Animal: Human Evolution and the Environment, 2nd Edition by Paul R. Ehrlich, Anne H. Ehrlich
English | June 22nd, 2012 | ASIN: B008RMPAQ2, ISBN: 1597260967, 1597260975 | 439 Pages | EPUB | 10.59 MB

In humanity’s more than 100,000 year history, we have evolved from vulnerable creatures clawing sustenance from Earth to a sophisticated global society manipulating every inch of it. In short, we have become the dominant animal. Why, then, are we creating a world that threatens our own species? What can we do to change the current trajectory toward more climate change, increased famine, and epidemic disease?

Ultraviolet Light in Human Health, Diseases and Environment  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Nov. 13, 2017
Ultraviolet Light in Human Health, Diseases and Environment

Ultraviolet Light in Human Health, Diseases and Environment By Shamim I. Ahmad
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 | 367 Pages | ISBN : 3319560166 | 12.83 MB

This book is about the roles and importance of Ultraviolet (UV) light from sun and from man-made UV lamps in our daily life, on health and diseases, also its application in sterilization and treatment. The key words are: reactive oxygen species, DNA damage, UV mutagenicity, skin cancers, polymorphous light eruption, Xeroderma pigmentosum, vitiligo, psoriasis, rheumatoid arthritis, diabetes mellitus, metabolic syndromes, cardiovascular diseases, dermatology, photobiology, photodermatosis, vitamin D synthesis, vitamin D efficiency, water sterilization, blood sterilization, phototherapies, skin tanning and UV dosimeter.

The War and Environment Reader  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Oct. 6, 2017
The War and Environment Reader

The War and Environment Reader by Gar Smith
English | October 1st, 2017 | ASIN: B075VCQ15Q, ISBN: 1682570797 | 256 pages | EPUB | 1.72 MB

While many books have examined the broader topic of military conflict, most neglect to focus on damage military violence inflicts on regional—and global—ecosystems. The War and Environment Reader provides a critical analysis of the devastating consequences of "war on the environment" with perspectives drawn from a wide array of diverse voices and global perspectives.

War and Environment Reader  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AlenMiler at Oct. 4, 2017
War and Environment Reader

War and Environment Reader by Gar Smith
English | 1 Oct. 2017 | ISBN: 1682570797 | ASIN: B075VCQ15Q | 256 Pages | AZW3 | 1.49 MB
Water Rights and the Environment in the United States: A Documentary and Reference Guide

John R. Burch Jr., "Water Rights and the Environment in the United States: A Documentary and Reference Guide (Documentary and Reference Guides)"
English | 2015 | ISBN: 144083802X | 442 pages | EPUB | 2.3 MB

Handbook on Marine Environment Protection: Science, Impacts and Sustainable Management  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Feb. 25, 2018
Handbook on Marine Environment Protection: Science, Impacts and Sustainable Management

Handbook on Marine Environment Protection: Science, Impacts and Sustainable Management By Markus Salomon
English | PDF,EPUB | 2018 | 1001 Pages | ISBN : 3319601547 | 40.18 MB

This handbook is the first of its kind to provide a clear, accessible, and comprehensive introduction to the most important scientific and management topics in marine environmental protection. Leading experts discuss the latest perspectives and best practices in the field with a particular focus on the functioning of marine ecosystems, natural processes, and anthropogenic pressures.

Empire and Environment in the Making of Manchuria  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at Feb. 25, 2018
Empire and Environment in the Making of Manchuria

Norman Smith, "Empire and Environment in the Making of Manchuria"
2017 | ISBN-10: 0774832894 | 320 pages | PDF | 5 MB

Urban Wind Environment: Integrated Climate-Sensitive Planning and Design  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Feb. 24, 2018
Urban Wind Environment: Integrated Climate-Sensitive Planning and Design

Urban Wind Environment: Integrated Climate-Sensitive Planning and Design By Chao Yuan
English | PDF,EPUB | 2018 | 197 Pages | ISBN : 9811054509 | 21.06 MB

In the context of urbanization and compact urban living, conventional experience-based planning and design often cannot adequately address the serious environmental issues, such as thermal comfort and air quality. The ultimate goal of this book is to facilitate a paradigm shift from the conventional experience-based ways to a more scientific, evidence-based process of decision making in both urban planning and architectural design stage.