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Textbooks

  1. Q&A with J A A Jones, Author of ‘Water Sustainability’

    J A A Jones, author of Water Sustainability, discusses the key messages in his book as well as current controversies surrounding water.

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  2. An Introduction to Sustainability

    Environmental, Social and Personal Perspectives
    By Martin Mulligan

    An Introduction to Sustainability provides students with a comprehensive overview of the key concepts and ideas which are encompassed within the growing field of sustainability. The book teases out the diverse but intersecting domains of sustainability and emphasises strategies for action. Read more...

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Professional

  1. Coffee Agroecology

    A New Approach to Understanding Agricultural Biodiversity, Ecosystem Services and Sustainable Development
    By Ivette Perfecto and John Vandermeer

    The book uses an integrated approach that weaves together various lines of research to understand the ecology of a very diverse tropical agroforestry system. Key concepts explored include biodiversity patterns, metapopulation dynamics and ecological networks. Read more

  2. Anaerobic Digestion – Making Biogas – Making Energy

    The Earthscan Expert Guide
    By Tim Pullen

    Series: Earthscan Expert

    Hundreds of million tonnes of agricultural and food waste are produced each year around the world, most of which is just that, waste. Anaerobic digestion, biogas and the heat and electricity that can be produced from it is still a nascent industry in many countries... Read more

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Research & Reference

  1. Awarded Outstanding Academic Title for 2014 by CHOICE Reviews - Water Ethics

    "This remarkable work explores the normative value foundations of water management… Summing Up: Essential. Natural resource and environmental studies collections, upper-division undergraduate through professional." B.F. Hope, California State University, in Choice (Current Reviews for Academic Libraries), March 2014.

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  2. Awarded Outstanding Academic Title, 2014 by Choice Reviews - Successful Adaptation to Climate Change

    "This is a thoughtful and thought-provoking volume, with surprising insights. Of the many books on climate change, this one really hits on the essentials of "What are we going to do about it?" and "Why haven't we done anything yet?" … This work will make readers think and realize that although addressing climate change is complicated, achieving workable solutions is even more complicated. Well-written and engaging reading for both social and physical scientists working on or interested in climate change or associated issues. Summing Up: Highly recommended. Upper-division undergraduates through professionals/practitioners; general audiences." - B. Ransom, formerly University of California, San Diego, in CHOICE, June 2014

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News

  1. January 2015 Publishing Highlights

    With so many great titles publishing each month it is impossible to give each one the justice it deserves in our monthly eBulletin, so to be sure you don't miss out, you can find them all below.

  2. The Routledge Sustainability Hub is Live!

    The Routledge Sustainability Hub is an online knowledge center for the global sustainability community. It offers a wide range of resources for everyone, whether you are teaching, discovering, or working in sustainability. is an online knowledge center for the global sustainability community.  Click here to read more >>>

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