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  1. 2014 Environment and Sustainability Bestsellers

    We are proud to present our Top 10 Bestselling 2014 titles from Routledge Environment and Sustainability.

    Learn more about any of these bestsellers by just clicking on the titles below, where you can read the full blurb, view the table of contents, read reviews, and view inside with FREE ACCESS to the first 30 pages of every book!

  2. New Forestry Titles

    Take a look at some of our recently published titles in Forestry.

  3. Planning to Sprawl

    Erica Schoenberger, the author of Nature, Choice and Social Power, recently wrote an article based in part on the same themes of her book, which addresses how we should understand our responsibility to the environment and to each other as individuals within a large and impersonal system.  You can read the full article here, share your views and join the lively conversation!

  4. Can Incomplete Streets Bridge Diversity and Sustainability Studies?

    Editors Stephen Zavestoski and Julian Agyeman on their new title, Incomplete Streets: Processes, practices, and possibilities.   

    With a new entry every fortnight, blog posts written by various Routledge authors will be displayed both on the Routledge website and on our Facebook page. Each post within Facebook will be open to comments so please feel free to voice your thoughts! You can view all of our past blog posts there as well. 

  5. Publishing Highlights October 2014

    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. 

  6. An Introduction to the Green Economy

    Science, Systems and Sustainability
    By Adrian C. Newton and Elena Cantarello

    This textbook provides a comprehensive introduction to the green economy, using a strongly interdisciplinary approach based on environmental science, rather than treating it as a sub-set of economics. The scientific principles of sustainability are presented, which provide the foundations of the green economy, with a particular focus on systems-based approaches.  Read more...

  7. NEW: Determing the Economic Value of Water

    Concepts and Methods, 2nd Edition
    By Robert A. Young and John B. Loomis 

    This volume provides the most comprehensive exposition to-date of the application of economic valuation methods to proposed water resources investments and policies. It provides a conceptual framework for valuation of both commodity and public good uses of water, addressing non-market valuation techniques appropriate to measuring public benefits - including water quality improvement, recreation, and fish habitat enhancement. Read more...

  8. Adrian Newton Discusses New Title: “An Introduction to the Green Economy”

    The green economy is widely seen as a potential solution to current global economic and environmental crises, and a potential mechanism by which sustainable development might be achieved in practice. Considerable investments are now being made into the development of green technology, renewable energy, biodiversity conservation, resource efficiency, recycling of materials and green infrastructure. Adrian Newton discusses these developments and his new book, An Introduction to Green Economy

  9. Routledge Handbook of Sustainability and Fashion

    Edited by Kate Fletcher and Mathilda Tham 

    Routledge Handbook of Sustainability and Fashion recognizes the complexity of aligning fashion with sustainability. It explores fashion and sustainability at the levels of products, processes, and paradigms and takes a truly multi-disciplinary approach to critically question and suggest creative responses... Read more...

  10. Nature, Choice and Social Power

    By Erica Schoenberger 

    This book analyses how we make social and environmental history and why we end up where we do. Using case studies from different environmental domains – earth and water, air and fire – Nature, Choice and Social Power examines the form that social power takes and how it can harm the environment and hinder our efforts to act in our own best interests.  Read more...

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