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New Vistas In Environmental Research By Rangnath Aher
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The book entitled “New Vistas In Environmental Research” Dr. Rangnath Aher, reveals about recent studies in ecology, environment and related social issues. Considering the importance of... More > environmental research the book covers various aspects like speedily recurring floods and droughts; grave pollution of air, water and land; ever shrinking of natural landscapes; fastly vanishing wild life and depleting natural resources; human population explosion etc. All these problems have cropped up only due to thoughtless exploitation of various natural resources by man and also due to his absolutely egoist attitude towards the nature. Science of environment has come forward to human rescue to save him from this state of self – destruction, dilemma and paradox. This encyclopaedic biological discipline has provided answers for many biological hurdles and in fact, it has opened new vistas in divergent fields of human interest like agriculture, forestry, city planning, sewage and garbage disposal, conservation etc.< Less
Thesis - The Square Mile City: Environmental and Social Equity through Proximity By Todd Levon Brown
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This project was published as part of the requirement for the Master of Architecture degree at the University of Illinois at Chicago. An unfinished work, it explores the possibilities of high-density... More > urban planning with an agenda of environmental justice and social equity.< Less
Thesis - The Square Mile City: Environmental and Social Equity through Proximity By Todd Levon Brown
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This project was published as part of the requirement for the Master of Architecture degree at the University of Illinois at Chicago. An unfinished work, it explores the possibilities of high-density... More > urban planning with an agenda of environmental justice and social equity.< Less
D9 Social and Environmental Sustainability | Spring 2014 Student Work By FIU School of Architecture
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Students develop architectural designs for social and environmental sustainable buildings in Miami, Florida.
Liberation Science: Putting Science to Work for Social and Environmental Justice By Steven H. Emerman et al.
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Liberation Science is the practice of using the knowledge and methods of science to solve the social and environmental problems faced by the poor. Liberation Science can address these problems... More > because it has been freed from the flawed scientific paradigms that are linked to the flawed social paradigms of nationalism and capitalism. Three themes of Liberation Science are: 1) The definition of an ecosystem becomes both more expansive and more holistic to include humans, cultural practices, and the built environment, together with the possibility that an ecosystem could mimic the behavior of a single organism. 2) The logic and methods of science are made available to ordinary people, empowering them to understand the ecologies of their own communities. 3) Science becomes open to complementary philosophical approaches that draw upon cultural and spiritual traditions of particular regions or communities.< Less
Liberation Science: Putting Science to Work for Social and Environmental Justice By Steven H. Emerman et al.
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Liberation Science is the practice of using the knowledge and methods of science to solve the social and environmental problems faced by the poor. Liberation Science can address these problems... More > because it has been freed from the flawed scientific paradigms that are linked to the flawed social paradigms of nationalism and capitalism. Three themes of Liberation Science are: 1) The definition of an ecosystem becomes both more expansive and more holistic to include humans, cultural practices, and the built environment, together with the possibility that an ecosystem could mimic the behavior of a single organism. 2) The logic and methods of science are made available to ordinary people, empowering them to understand the ecologies of their own communities. 3) Science becomes open to complementary philosophical approaches that draw upon cultural and spiritual traditions of particular regions or communities.< Less
Woodsy On The Rampage: The Ecology Of Radical Environmentalism By Frederick Meekins
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To most, environmentalism means taking care of the world's natural resources so that future generations might be able to live in comfort and prosperity. However, in "Woodsy On The Rampage: The... More > Ecology Of Radical Environmentalism", social theorist Frederick Meekins analyzes the dark underside of this pervasive ideology and how a number of the movement's most enthusiastic adherents would like to see nothing less than the destruction of the United States of America and even the extinction of the human species.< Less
The Environmental Public Policy White Pages By Metro High School
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The papers presented in our first volume, The Environmental Public Policy White Pages, reflect the work from our spring 2008 Social Science classes. Presented with current global issues of Policy and... More > the Environment, student teams chose topics. The student teams pursued their topics through research, interviews, and analysis, and culminating in written and podcast presentations. Part of the process entailed visiting elected officials in Washington, D.C. at the end of the term. This volume includes a selection of eight papers submitted by the students.< Less
The Environmental Public Policy White Pages By Metro High School
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The papers presented in our first volume, The Environmental Public Policy White Pages, reflect the work from our spring 2008 Social Science classes. Presented with current global issues of Policy and... More > the Environment, student teams chose topics. The student teams pursued their topics through research, interviews, and analysis, and culminating in written and podcast presentations. Part of the process entailed visiting elected officials in Washington, D.C. at the end of the term. This volume includes a selection of eight papers submitted by the students.< Less
Research Report on Canine Environmental Enrichment By Sandra FORNES
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The study examines the deleterious impact of impoverished environments and the benefits of enriched environments for dogs in institutionalized settings as well as the benefits for working dogs and... More > canine companions. Based on current human and non-human enrichment literature, research and practices, a canine sensory-enriched environment model illustrates the positive effects on dogs. Maintaining an enriched housing environment that provides a broad range of novel and complex sensory, sensory motor, and social experiences and provides opportunities for exploration, control and to express species-specific behaviors provides long-lasting positive physiological, psychological, and behavioral changes both in young and older dogs that have been living in a confined environment. The study concludes that a “free-roaming environment may be the most optimal environmental enrichment strategy and provides enriching and sensory stimulating elements that encourage dogs to interact with their environment in a natural way.< Less

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