Global Environmental Policies
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Edited by Ho-Won Jeong
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Global Environmental Policies by Ho-Won Jeong
Book DescriptionThe worst chemical disaster ever could be happening right now. In India and Bangladesh between forty and eighty million people are at risk of consuming too much arsenic from well water that might have already caused one hundred thousand cancer cases and thousands of deaths. Many millions elsewhere in South-East Asia and South America may soon suffer a similar fate. Venomous Earth is the story of this tragedy: the geology, the biology, the politics and the history. It starts in Ancient Greece, touches down in today's North America and takes in William Morris, alchemy, farming, medicine, mining and a cosmetic that killed two popes.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780333779019
(216mm x 140mm x 24mm)
Imprint: Palgrave Macmillan
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Publish Date: 28-Sep-2001
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
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Presents students with an overview of the main theories of conflict management and conflict resolution. This title equips them to respond to the complex phenomena of international conflict.
Understanding Conflict and Conflict Analysis, Paperback (April 2008)
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An exploration of issues relating to peace and conflict. The author proposes that the continuation of violence suggests that humans have not achieved the political, emotional and spiritual maturity needed for the realization of peace.
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Author Biography - Ho-Won Jeong
Andrew Meharg is Professor of Biogeochemistry at the University of Aberdeen where he studies and teaches on the impact of pollutants on the environment. His particular interest is how arsenic interacts with plants, animals and humans. In this capacity he has advised national and international government and aid bodies. Andrew has published numerous academic papers, book chapters and popular press articles on his research.
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