Sustainability

Women, Urbanization and Sustainability: Practices of Survival, Adaptation and Resistance

Women, Urbanization and Sustainability: Practices of Survival, Adaptation and Resistance by Anita Lacey
English | 2017 | ISBN: 1349951811, 9781349951819 | 298 Pages | PDF | 3.99 MB

Computing and Network Sustainability: Proceedings of IRSCNS 2016 (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at July 24, 2017
Computing and Network Sustainability: Proceedings of IRSCNS 2016 (Repost)

Computing and Network Sustainability: Proceedings of IRSCNS 2016 By H.R . VishwakarmaShyam Akashe
English | PDF | 2017 | 427 Pages | ISBN : 9811039348 | 12.61 MB

The book is compilation of technical papers presented at International Research Symposium on Computing and Network Sustainability (IRSCNS 2016) held in Goa, India on 1st and 2nd July 2016. The areas covered in the book are sustainable computing and security, sustainable systems and technologies, sustainable methodologies and applications, sustainable networks applications and solutions, user-centered services and systems and mobile data management.

Transparent Urban Development: Building Sustainability Amid Speculation in Phoenix  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at July 23, 2017
Transparent Urban Development: Building Sustainability Amid Speculation in Phoenix

Transparent Urban Development: Building Sustainability Amid Speculation in Phoenix By Dr. Benjamin W. Stanley
English | PDF | 2017 | 306 Pages | ISBN : 3319589091 | 6.86 MB

This book studies both the tangible benefits and substantial barriers to sustainable development in the city of Phoenix, Arizona. Utilizing mixed research methods to probe downtown Phoenix’s political economy of development, this study illustrates how non-local property ownership and land speculation negatively impacted a concerted public-private effort to encourage infill construction on vacant land.
Mobility Engineering: Proceedings of CAETS 2015 Convocation on Pathways to Sustainability [Repost]

Mobility Engineering: Proceedings of CAETS 2015 Convocation on Pathways to Sustainability by Mahesh Chandra Tandon
English | 10 Feb. 2017 | ISBN: 9811030987 | 120 Pages | PDF | 3.2 MB

The book contains the proceedings of CAETS 2015 Convocation on ‘Pathways to Sustainability: Energy, Mobility and Healthcare Engineering’ that was held on October 13-14, 2015 in New Delhi.

The Upcycle: Beyond Sustainability – Designing for Abundance (Audiobook)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by libr at July 18, 2017
The Upcycle: Beyond Sustainability – Designing for Abundance (Audiobook)

The Upcycle: Beyond Sustainability – Designing for Abundance (Audiobook) by Michael Braungart and William McDonough
English | 2013 | ISBN: 1452612315 | 7 hours 42 minutes | MP3 64 kbps | 212 MB

Challenges in Higher Education for Sustainability (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at July 18, 2017
Challenges in Higher Education for Sustainability (Repost)

Challenges in Higher Education for Sustainability By J. Paulo Davim, Walter Leal Filho
English | PDF | 2016 | 320 Pages | ISBN : 3319237047 | 8 MB

This book presents the latest advances on the incorporation of sustainability in higher education. Different aspects such as the environmental, economic and social are here discussed. Several examples illustrating how sustainability in higher education is being pursued in different countries can be found in this book. Case studies include institutions from Kosovo, Brazil, Portugal, UK, Canada and USA.

Sustainability in Remanufacturing Operations  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at July 17, 2017
Sustainability in Remanufacturing Operations

Sustainability in Remanufacturing Operations By Paulina Golinska-Dawson, Frank Kübler
English | PDF | 2018 | 183 Pages | ISBN : 3319603531 | 4.5 MB

The present customers’ consumption models result in an increasing number of used products that need to be collected and reused or disposed. Remanufacturing is a favourable scenario in order to recover the end-of-use products. It allows to capture substantial part of the resources which were used in the primary production at lower cost, providing economic, environmental and social benefits.

Environmental and Economic Sustainability (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by nebulae at July 9, 2017
Environmental and Economic Sustainability (Repost)

Paul E. Hardisty, "Environmental and Economic Sustainability"
English | 2010 | ISBN: 1420059483 | PDF | 337 pages | 3,1 MB

Teaching and Learning about Sustainability  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by DZ123 at July 8, 2017
Teaching and Learning about Sustainability

Irvin J. Levy, Catherine H. Middlecamp, "Teaching and Learning about Sustainability"
English | 2016 | ISBN: 0841231044 | PDF | pages: 186 | 2.3 mb

Learning, Food, and Sustainability: Sites for Resistance and Change  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at July 6, 2017
Learning, Food, and Sustainability: Sites for Resistance and Change

Learning, Food, and Sustainability: Sites for Resistance and Change by Jennifer Sumner
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1137539038 | 270 Pages | PDF | 8.1 MB

This edited volume explores the intersection of learning and food, both within and beyond the classroom, all within the context of sustainability.