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Articles from No. 33, Spring

Conserving Southern Longleaf: Herbert Stoddard and the Rise of Ecological Land Management
Abstract:Conserving Southern Longleaf: Herbert Stoddard and the Rise of Ecological Land ManagementReview: Conserving Southern Longleaf: Herbert Stoddard and the Rise of Ecological Land Management By Albert Way Reviewed by Jamie L. Conklin Southern Illinois...
Could Perceived Risks Explain the 'Green Gap' in Green Product Consumption?
Keywords:Green products, green consumption, green gap, means-end chain, perceived risks.Local Identifier:uclalib_egj_10923Abstract:Although green consumption is increasingly popular in the academic literature, practice is still far from commonplace among...
Environmental Information Sources: Websites and Books
Keywords:websites, books, water quality, conservation, endangered species, urban forest, butterfly migration, climate changeLocal Identifier:uclalib_egj_12357Abstract:Listing of websites and recently published books on topics related to environmental...
Public Geology at Griffith Park in Los Angeles: A Sample Teachers' Guide
Keywords:urban geology, field trip, teaching, environmental awareness, urban parks, Hollywood Fault, Raymond Fault, Santa Monica Fault Zone, Field Trip, Southern California, Structural Geology, joint, Elysian Park Anticline, Eagle Rock Fault, Verdugo...
Review: Beyond Resource Wars: Scarcity, Environmental Degradation, and International Cooperation
Review: Beyond Resource Wars: Scarcity, Environmental Degradation, and International Cooperation Dinar, Shlomi (Ed.). Beyond Resource Wars: Scarcity, Environmental Degradation, and International Cooperation. Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press, 2011. 335pp....
Review : Eau Canada: The Future of Canada's Water
Review : Eau Canada: The Future of Canada's Water Karen Bakker (Ed.) Bakker, Karen (Ed.). Eau Canada: The Future of Canada's Water. Vancouver, BC: UBC Press, 2007. xix+417pp. ISBN: 9780774813402. US $30.95, paperback.This book's title plays on the double...
Review: Everyday Environmentalism: Law, Nature & Individual Behavior
Review: Everyday Environmentalism: Law, Nature & Individual Behavior By Jason J. Czarnezki Reviewed by Byron Anderson DeKalb, Illinois, USA Czarnezki, Jason J. Everyday Environmentalism: Law, Nature & Individual Behavior. Washington, DC: Island...
Review: Green Ethics and Philosophy: An A-to-Z Guide/Green Issues and Debates: An A-to-Z Guide
Review: Green Ethics and Philosophy: An A-to-Z Guide Julie Newman (General Editor) Green Issues and Debates: An A-to-Z Guide Howard S. Schiffman (General Editor) Reviewed by Byron Anderson DeKalb, Illinois, USA Newman, Julie (Ed.). Green Ethics and Philosophy:...
Review: Hybrid Nature: Sewage Treatment and the Contradictions of the Industrial Ecosystem
Review: Hybrid Nature: Sewage Treatment and the Contradictions of the Industrial Ecosystem Schneider, Daniel. Hybrid Nature: Sewage Treatment and the Contradictions of the Industrial Ecosystem. Cambridge: MIT Press, 2011. 360pp. ISBN 9780262516389. US$25.00,...
Review: Paths to a Green World: The Political Economy of the Global Environment
Review: Paths to a Green World: The Political Economy of the Global Environment By Jennifer Clapp and Peter Dauvergne Reviewed by Amy E. Harth Illinois, USA Clapp, Jennifer, and Dauvergne, Peter. Paths to a Green World: The Political Economy of the Global...
Review: Plato's Revenge: Politics in the Age of Ecology
Review: Plato's Revenge: Politics in the Age of Ecology By William Ophuls Reviewed by Byron Anderson DeKalb, Illinois, USA Ophuls, William. Plato's Revenge: Politics in the Age of Ecology. Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press, 2011. xiv, 256pp. ISBN: 9780262015905,US...
Review: The Last Refuge of the Mt. Graham Red Squirrel: Ecology of Endangerment
Review: The Last Refuge of the Mt. Graham Red Squirrel: Ecology of Endangerment H. Reed Sanderson and John Koprowski (Eds.) Reviewed by Jamie L. Conklin Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, USA Sanderson, H. Reed, and Koprowski, John (Eds.). The...
Review: When the Rains Come: A Naturalist's Year in the Sonoran Desert
Review: When the Rains Come: A Naturalist's Year in the Sonoran Desert By John Alcock Alcock, John. When the Rains Come: A Naturalist's Year in the Sonoran Desert.Tucson, AZ: The University of Arizona Press, 2009. 334pp. ISBN: 9780816527625. US $21.95,...
The Potential of Plug-In Hybrid and Battery Electric Vehicles as Grid Resources: The Case of a Gas and Petroleum Oriented Elecricity Generation System
Keywords:plug-in hybrid automobiles, electricity marketsLocal Identifier:uclalib_egj_10918Abstract:Using data pertaining to the wholesale electricity market for Long Island, New York, a market unusually dependent on natural gas- and petroleum-fired generation,...