New Environmental Library Acquisitions — Week of Aug. 26th

FEATURED BOOK

Energy for the 21st Century: Opportunities for Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) (2013).  Energy for the 21st Century is a 489 page text authored by Susan L. Sakmar of the University of Houston Law Center & University of San Francisco School of Law, published by Edward Elgar.  The book, which is part of the New Horizons in Environmental and Energy Law series, provides an excellent overview for those interested in the extraction, globalized market, and environmental and regulatory issues surrounding liquefied natural gas (LNG).  Of particular interest, Chapter 7 discusses the environmental sustainability of LNG while Chapters 10 and 11 discuss the shale gas “revolution” and its impact on prospective LNG markets.

 

NEW LIBRARY ACQUISITIONS

COMPARATIVE.

Civil liability for environmental damage : comparative analysis of law and policy in Europe and the US / Mark Wilde

ECONOMICS.

Business and climate policy : the potentials and pitfalls of private voluntary programs / edited by Karsten Ronit

ECOPSYCOLOGY.

Ecopsychology : science, totems, and the technological species / edited by Peter H. Kahn, Jr. and Patricia H. Hasbach

ENERGY.

Before the lights go out : conquering the energy crisis before it conquers us / Maggie Koerth-Baker

Handbook of energy / edited by Cutler J. Cleveland, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, Christopher Morris, Morris Books, Escondido, California, USA

FOOD LAW.

Bet the farm : how food stopped being food / Frederick Kaufman

America’s food : what you don’t know about what you eat / Harvey Blatt

FORESTS.

Longleaf, far as the eye can see : a new vision of North America’s richest forest / Bill Finch … [et al.] ; foreword by E.O. Wilson

FOREIGN LAW.

China’s environmental policy and urban development / edited by Joyce Yanyun Man

GOVERNANCE.

Local commons and democratic environmental governance / edited by Takeshi Murota and Ken Takeshita

Environmental governance for sustainable development : East Asian perspectives / edited by Akihisa Mori

LAND USE LAW.

Land value taxation : theory, evidence, and practice / edited by Richard F. Dye and Richard W. England

NATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY ACT.

NEPA law and litigation

NEW YORK.

Fluid New York : cosmopolitan urbanism and the green imagination / May Joseph

Building like Moses with Jacobs in mind : contemporary planning in New York City / Scott Larson

URBAN ECOLOGY.

Cities are good for you : the genius of the metropolis / Leo Hollis

WATER LAW & RESOURCES.

European and Dutch water law / H.F.M.W. van Rijswick & H.J.M Havekes

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