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Tourism and Global Environmental Change: Ecological, Economic, So...
by Routledge

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English

Pages

340

Publication Date

June 07, 2006

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<P>This fascinating book is the first comprehensive analysis of the economic, social and political interrelationships between tourism and global environmental change: one of the most significant issues facing humankind today. Its contributors argue that the impacts of these changes are potentially extremely serious both for the tourism industry, and for the communities dependent upon it.</P><br /><P></P><br /><P>Integrating knowledge from the social and physical sciences, this significant book explores they key issues surrounding global environmental change, as well as government and industry willingness to meet the challenges posed by it. Divided into four main sections, it investigates:</P><br /><P></P><br /><UL><br /><LI>the tourism and global environmental change relationship in specific environments</LI><br /><LI>global issues related to environmental change </LI><br /><LI>differing perceptions of global environmental change held by tourists and the tourist industry.</LI></UL><br /><P>Comprehensive in scope, topical and integrative, this key text is essential reading for students, scholars and researchers in all aspects of tourism, geography and environmental studies.</P>
Mercury Pollution in Minamata (SpringerBriefs in Environmental Sc...
by Hisashi Yokoyama

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English

Pages

67

Publication Date

January 19, 2018

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<p>This book is open access under a CC BY 4.0 license. </p><p> </p><p>It overviews the poisoning which occurred in the 1950s and 1960s among the residents in Minamata who ate seafood contaminated with methylmercury discharged from the chemical factory, Chisso Corporation. It describes the history, symptoms pathogenesis and research on the causal agent, and discusses the responses of Chisso and the national and local governments to the outbreak, the victims, the compensation and environmental restructuring as well as the court ruling on claims. Based on lecture notes from a university course, it includes students’ suggestions for avoiding a repeat of the tragedy. The issue has not been settled yet, and this analysis of the incident provides useful insights into solutions to the current global mercury pollution problem. </p>
Smarter Planet?: IBM's Climate Solutions (National Climate Semina...
by Sharon Nunes

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English

Pages

21

Publication Date

February 05, 2013

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On October 19, 2011, Sharon Nunes participated in The National Climate Seminar, a series of webinars sponsored by Bard College’s Center for Environmental Policy. The online seminars provide a forum for leading scientists, writers, and other experts to talk about critical issues regarding climate change. The series also opens a public conversation, inviting participants to ask questions and contribute their own thoughts.<br /><br /><br /><br />Sharon Nunes is Vice Presidof the Smarter Cities Strategy & Solutions program at IBM, working with municipal leaders to manage urban systems more efficiently. In her lecture, Nunes discussed the ability of smart grids and other information technology to save energy, time, and costs. Questions focused on the barriers to implementing these systems, and Nunes addressed ongoing challenges as well as successful programs.<br /><br /><br /><br />This E-ssential is an edited version of Nunes’ talk and the subseququestion and answer session. While some material has been cut and some language modified for clarity, the intention was to retain the substance of the original discussion.
4 Easy Steps to Wealth Creation: The art of creating wealth made ...
by Audrey Read

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English

Pages

36

Publication Date

December 08, 2017

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Are you ready to create massive wealth in your life?<br /><br />Becoming wealthy and financially free is a very exciting thing and can be very fulfilling once accomplished. Never in history has it been so easy for any and every one to gain them both in simple yet effective ways. <br /><br />Unfortunately, many make it seem as though it is a very tedious and complicated task. And so many people approach or conceive creating such things as impossible or extremely hard and at the first sign of hardship leave with the idea that wealth creation and financial freedom is dead.<br /><br />That is why I created this guide to help you find out the right way to become wealthy and financially free in.<br /> <br />Creating wealth is not so much about getting all sort of complicated information to fill your head, instead it can be as simple as getting the right information put forward in a short, simple and understandable way. <br />Getting information that you can see helping other people, making your observations and create the same success in or better in your own life. PROVEN steps that help you get on the track to wealth and financial freedom asap. <br /><br />It is not about making as much money as fast as you can, it is instead a matter of using a step-by-step strategy that helps you create a strong stable foundation for any amount of money you amass. Much like a house you would not choose to build it on a weak foundation, you would build it on one that is very strong and in the same way you should build your wealth and financial freedom.<br /><br /><br />Get this guide now and become a master at creating great wealth.
Time Management for Small Business: A 4-Week Productivity Plan to...
by Kris Ward

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English

Pages

83

Publication Date

June 20, 2018

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Time Management for Small Business is your answer to the age-old struggles of managing time. This book will teach you how to accelerate your business beyond your wildest dreams while reclaiming time for yourself.<br /><br />Time management isn’t about going faster or being in a constant state of high activity. It’s not about being busy; it’s about being productive. This book will get you out of the chaos and into the calm. The best part is that you can do all this without the burden of complicated systems or in-depth training, with no tech skills or extra support needed.
Referencia de Chatarra: Referencia para Principiantes (Spanish Ed...
by R. M. McQuiston

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Spanish

Pages

15

Publication Date

February 02, 2015

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Aprenda cómo empezar a ganar dinero mediante el desguace de metal. Desguace de metal es el medio ambiente, y también es una oportunidad de negocio muy lucrativo. Esta guía cubre todo, desde dónde encontrar chatarra, cómo identificar los diferentes tipos de metales, y una guía para que los metales valen más.<br /><br />Descarga esta guía hoy, para que puedas empezar a hacer dinero mañana!
Referencia de Chatarra: Guía Desglose Partida (Spanish Edition)
by R. M. McQuiston

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Spanish

Pages

39

Publication Date

February 05, 2015

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Aprenda cómo convertir objetos rotos en chatarra metálica que se puede vender por dinero en efectivo. Esta guía cubre muchos artículos para el hogar, y te dice qué tipo de materiales forman cada artículo, qué herramientas son necesarias para descomponer el artículo, y otras maneras que usted puede ganar dinero desde el artículo. Este libro toma lo que aprendió en el primer libro un paso más al entrar en más detalles acerca de descomponer en sus elementos componentes de metal de chatarra.<br /><br />El primer libro de la serie, Scrap Biblia Metal: Guía de introducción, enseña a los aspirantes a los raspadores de cómo encontrar artículos, cómo identificar diferentes metales, y cómo obtener el máximo dinero de su desecho. También proporciona una lista de la cantidad que debe esperar obtener de cada tipo de metal.<br /><br />Deje de tirar el dinero, y comience a ganar dinero hoy! Chatarra está a tu alrededor, y es una manera perfecta para engrosar su billetera con dinero extra
Refencia de Chatarra: Guía de Metales Preciosos (Referencia de C...
by R. M. McQuiston

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Spanish

Pages

27

Publication Date

February 03, 2015

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Referencia de Chatarra: Guía de Metales Preciosos explora cómo encontrar, identificar, y la cosecha de metales preciosos como el oro, plata, platino y paladio. También hay instrucciones detalladas acerca de las precauciones de seguridad y las medidas necesarias para la recolección de chatarra de metales preciosos y de refinación en formas más útiles que se pueden vender. Los metales preciosos están contenidos en los objetos cotidianos que nos rodean, y esta guía le ayudará a saber dónde buscar para ellos. Comenzar a dar vuelta la basura de otras personas en dinero en efectivo en su bolsillo.

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