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Biology of Sex
Biology of Sex
By Alex Mills

This text explains the biological aspects of human sex by using direct and intriguing comparisons with the many variations in sexual systems among non-human organisms.

Available Apr 2018
Cases of Conflict: Transboundary Disputes and the Development of International Environmental Law
Cases of Conflict: Transboundary Disputes and the Development of International Environmental Law
By Allen L. Springer

Cases of Conflict focuses on times of dispute as important moments in the development of international environmental law. Conflict tests international law—both its content and its relevance become clearer in times of controversy—but conflict can also help shape the law.

Published Mar 2016
The Canadian Environment in Political Context
The Canadian Environment in Political Context
By Andrea Olive

The Canadian Environment in Political Context is an introduction to environmental politics designed to explain and explore how environmental policy is made inside the Canadian political arena.

Published Dec 2015
Freshwater Politics in Canada
Freshwater Politics in Canada
By Peter Clancy
Freshwater is in great supply across much of Canada. However, competing and changing demands on its use are leading to ever more complex political arrangements. This volume offers an integrated survey of that complexity, combining historical and contemporary cases in a conceptually-informed

exploration of water politics.
Published Aug 2014
Environmental Policy in North America: Approaches, Capacity, and the Management of Transboundary Issues
Environmental Policy in North America: Approaches, Capacity, and the Management of Transboundary Issues
By Robert G. Healy, Debora L. VanNijnatten, and Marcela López-Vallejo
This comprehensive analysis of key issues in North American environmental policy provides an overview of how the US, Mexico, and Canada differ in their environmental management approaches and capacity levels, and how these differences play into cross-border cooperation on environmental problems.
Published Jan 2014
Urban Sustainability: Reconnecting Space and Place
Urban Sustainability: Reconnecting Space and Place
Edited by Ann Dale, William T. Dushenko, and Pamela Robinson

This book explores concrete ways to achieve urban sustainability based on integrated planning, policy development, and decision-making.

Published Oct 2012
Canadians and the Natural Environment to the Twenty-First Century
Canadians and the Natural Environment to the Twenty-First Century
By Neil S. Forkey

Canadians and the Natural Environment to the Twenty-First Century provides an accessible synthesis of the most important recent work in the field, making it a truly state-of-the-art contribution to Canadian environmental history.

Published Jun 2012
Global Ecopolitics: Crisis, Governance, and Justice
Global Ecopolitics: Crisis, Governance, and Justice
By Peter J. Stoett
Through case studies on biodiversity, deforestation, pollution, and war, among others, Stoett analyzes the ability of international policy to provide environmental protection and discusses the ever-present factors of equality, sovereignty, and human rights integral to these issues.
Published May 2012
The Natural City: Re-envisioning the Built Environment
The Natural City: Re-envisioning the Built Environment
Edited by Ingrid Leman Stefanovic and Stephen Bede Scharper

Recognizing the need to better link the humanities with public policy, The Natural City offers unique insights for the development of an alternative vision of urban life.

Published Dec 2011
Economic Analysis of Environmental Policy
Economic Analysis of Environmental Policy
Ross R. McKitrick

Economic Analysis of Environmental Policy, a textbook for advanced undergraduate and graduate courses, provides a rigorous and thorough explanation of modern environmental economics, applying this exposition to contemporary issues and policy analysis.

Published Jan 2011