Author: James Higham

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 9781139915496

Category: Science


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Within little more than a generation, whale-watching has been subject to global industrial development. It has been portrayed by destinations and business operators, and advocated by environmental groups, as a sustainable activity and an alternative to whaling. However, in recent years the sustainability of these activities has increasingly been questioned, as research shows that repeated disturbance by boat traffic can severely disrupt critical behaviours of cetaceans in the wild. Bringing together contributions by international experts, this volume addresses complex issues associated with commercial whale-watching, sustainable development and conservation of the global marine environment. It highlights widely expressed concerns for the failure of policy, planning and management and pinpoints both long-standing and emerging barriers to sustainable practice. Featuring numerous case studies, the book provides critical insights into the diverse socio-cultural, political, economic and ecological contexts of this global industry, highlighting the challenges and opportunities that arise along the pathways to sustainability.
We Are Watching Eliza Bright
Language: en
Pages: 416
Authors: A.E. Osworth
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-04-13 - Publisher: Hachette UK

Named a Best Book of 2021 by NPR • Harper’s Bazaar • CrimeReads • Electric Literature • Autostraddle • The Globe and Mail In this thrilling story of survival and anger, a woman has her whole life turned upside down after speaking out against workplace hostility–and inadvertently becomes the leader
Developing Children's Behaviour in the Classroom
Language: en
Pages: 165
Authors: Sonia Burnard
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-11-12 - Publisher: Routledge

The authors of this text suggest that teachers need to be able to cope with pupil behaviour before thay can even begin to deliver the National Curriculum. Often classes contain both statemented children those offcially recognize as having behavioural problems and unstatemented but difficult children. Teachers have few strategies to
Songs for the Sanctuary
Language: en
Pages: 218
Authors: Charles Seymour Robinson
Categories: Bible
Type: BOOK - Published: 1873 - Publisher:

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Psalms and Hymns and Spiritual Songs
Language: en
Pages: 290
Authors: Charles S. Robinson
Categories: Hymns, English
Type: BOOK - Published: 1882 - Publisher:

Books about Psalms and Hymns and Spiritual Songs
Language: en
Pages: 63
Authors: J Terpstra
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-08-08 - Publisher: J TERPSTRA

Fourteen Bible Devotions in a conversational style, expounding biblical principles from the Old and New Testaments. Geared to spur the Christian Pilgrim to action, these devotions glean inspiration from numerous passages and the lives of some of the best known men and women hero’s of the holy scripture. These devotions