Chapter 3. A Sustainable Environment? The ‘Lopsided View’ of an Environmental Geochemist

  1. Professor John Atkinson and
  2. Professor Malcolm Crowe
  1. Andrew S. Hursthouse

Published Online: 11 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470777930.ch3

Interdisciplinary Research: Diverse Approaches in Science, Technology, Health and Society

Interdisciplinary Research: Diverse Approaches in Science, Technology, Health and Society

How to Cite

Hursthouse, A. S. (2006) A Sustainable Environment? The ‘Lopsided View’ of an Environmental Geochemist, in Interdisciplinary Research: Diverse Approaches in Science, Technology, Health and Society (eds J. Atkinson and M. Crowe), John Wiley & Sons Ltd, West Sussex, England. doi: 10.1002/9780470777930.ch3

Editor Information

  1. University of Paisley

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 25 AUG 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781861564702

Online ISBN: 9780470777930

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Keywords:

  • geochemist;
  • environmental analysis;
  • society;
  • research skills;
  • chemical thermodynamics

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction and Perspective

  • Monitoring Methods: The Environmental Geochemistry Approach

  • In Pursuit of Impact Data: Potentially Toxic Elements and Compounds in the Clyde Estuary

  • Translating the Systems Approach Elsewhere

  • A Sustainable Future? Developing Tools for (Sustainable) Decision Making

  • Concluding Observations: A Paisley Perspective

  • Acknowledgements

  • References