Reshaping Environments An Interdisciplinary Approach to Sustainability in a Complex World

Discipline: Civil

Type: Book

Reshaping Environments: An Interdisciplinary Approach to Sustainability in a Complex World draws together a team of specialist authors from disciplines including urban planning, social sciences, engineering and environmental science to examine the diverse influences humans have upon the natural environment. This interdisciplinary approach presents multifaceted responses for complex environmental issues. The book explores current environmental science theories to provide a solid foundation of theoretical knowledge. Drawing on a range of case studies, it develops core analytical skills for application to real-world environmental issues. Reshaping Environments gives environmental science students the tools and insight to comprehend the range of influences society imposes on the natural environment. It is essential reading for those interested in creating a mutually beneficial future for human society and the natural environment.

Website: http://www.cambridge.org/us/academic/subjects/earth-and-environmental-science/environmental-policy-economics-and-law/reshaping-environments-interdisciplinary-approach-sustainability-complex-world?format=PB

Lead Organization: University of Melbourne

Contact: Helena Bender

Contact Email: hbender@unimelb.edu.au

Source: Graham Moore

Source Email: grahamam@unimelb.edu.au

Date: 
Feb 26, 2014