Development Studies: Environment & the Developing World

  • Situational Prevention of Poaching book cover

    Situational Prevention of Poaching

    1st Edition

    Edited by Andrew M Lemieux

    For centuries, criminologists have looked for scientific ways to study, understand, and ultimately prevent crime. In this volume, a unique offense, poaching, is explored in various contexts to determine what opportunity structures favor this crime and how situational crime prevention may reduce its…

    Paperback – 2015-08-04
    Routledge
    Crime Science Series

  • International Environmental Law and Distributive Justice: The Equitable Distribution of CDM Projects under the Kyoto Protocol book cover

    International Environmental Law and Distributive Justice

    The Equitable Distribution of CDM Projects under the Kyoto Protocol, 1st Edition

    By Tomilola Akanle Eni-Ibukun

    The Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) is widely regarded as one of the Kyoto Protocol’s best creations and as an essential part of the international climate change regime. The CDM has been constantly evolving to ensure that it fulfils its objectives of mitigating climate change and contributing to…

    Paperback – 2015-07-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Environmental Law

  • Rural Politics in Contemporary China book cover

    Rural Politics in Contemporary China

    1st Edition

    Edited by Emily T. Yeh, Kevin J. O'Brien, Jingzhong Ye

    This collection provides an overview of China’s rural politics, bringing scholarship on agrarian politics from various social science disciplines together in one place. The twelve contributions, spanning history, anthropology, sociology, environmental studies, political science, and geography,…

    Paperback – 2015-06-11
    Routledge
    Critical Agrarian Studies

  • International Climate Finance book cover

    International Climate Finance

    1st Edition

    Edited by Erik Haites

    The book is the first to provide a complete overview of international climate finance. In the Copenhagen Accord of 2009, developed countries jointly committed to mobilize US$100 billion per year to address climate change in developing countries. The book presents the best information available…

    Paperback – 2015-06-09
    Routledge

  • Water and Climate Change in Africa: Challenges and Community Initiatives in Durban, Maputo and Nairobi book cover

    Water and Climate Change in Africa

    Challenges and Community Initiatives in Durban, Maputo and Nairobi, 1st Edition

    Edited by Patricia E. Perkins

    In the coming decades, countries around the world will face increasingly severe challenges related to global climate change. While the details vary from country to country, the impacts will be especially grave for marginalized people, whose access to food, potable water, and safe shelter may be…

    Paperback – 2015-06-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Climate Change Research

  • Globalization, Political Institutions and the Environment in Developing Countries book cover

    Globalization, Political Institutions and the Environment in Developing Countries

    1st Edition

    By Gabriele Spilker

    Though industrialized countries are usually the ones indicted when environmental pollution is discussed, over the few last years the rate of emissions in developing countries has increased by a startling amount. The fallout from this increase is evidenced by the struggle of cities like Beijing to…

    Paperback – 2015-05-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Environmental Policy and Politics

  • Green Grabbing: A New Appropriation of Nature book cover

    Green Grabbing: A New Appropriation of Nature

    1st Edition

    Edited by James Fairhead, Melissa Leach, Ian Scoones

    Across the world, ecosystems are for sale. ‘Green grabbing’ – the appropriation of land and resources for environmental ends – is an emerging process of deep and growing significance. A vigorous debate on ‘land grabbing’ already highlights instances where ‘green’ credentials are called…

    Paperback – 2015-04-27
    Routledge
    Critical Agrarian Studies

  • The Global Political Economy of Trade Protectionism and Liberalization: Trade Reform and Economic Adjustment in Textiles and Clothing book cover

    The Global Political Economy of Trade Protectionism and Liberalization

    Trade Reform and Economic Adjustment in Textiles and Clothing, 1st Edition

    By Tony Heron

    Given the widely-accepted premise that free trade is the best means of maximising overall societal welfare, why has it proven so difficult to achieve in certain industries? This book tackles arguably the most perennial and deep-rooted of all questions in political economy, and questions the…

    Paperback – 2015-04-27
    Routledge
    RIPE Series in Global Political Economy

  • Governing Sustainable Urban Renewal: Partnerships in Action book cover

    Governing Sustainable Urban Renewal

    Partnerships in Action, 1st Edition

    By Rory Shand

    Environmental and sustainability issues are currently stretched by economic concerns and policy areas such as housing and education are therefore needed more than ever to help regenerate the social and urban environment. Governing Sustainable Urban Renewal: Partnerships in Action uses detailed case…

    Paperback – 2015-04-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

  • The Politics of Unsustainability: Eco-Politics in the Post-Ecologist Era book cover

    The Politics of Unsustainability

    Eco-Politics in the Post-Ecologist Era, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ingolfur Bluhdorn, Ian Welsh

    Two decades after its launch by the UN Brundtland Commission, the paradigm of sustainability seems to have reached its limits. Whilst the concept figures more prominently in public debate and policy making than ever before, the ecological footprint of advanced liberal consumer societies continues…

    Paperback – 2015-04-27
    Routledge

  • Science, Society and the Environment: Applying Anthropology and Physics to Sustainability book cover

    Science, Society and the Environment

    Applying Anthropology and Physics to Sustainability, 1st Edition

    By Michael R. Dove, Daniel M. Kammen

    In an era when pressing environmental problems make collaboration across the divide between sciences and arts and humanities essential, this book presents the results of a collaborative analysis by an anthropologist and a physicist of four key junctures between science, society, and environment. …

    Paperback – 2015-03-17
    Routledge

  • Wasting the Rain (Routledge Revivals): Rivers, People and Planning in Africa book cover

    Wasting the Rain (Routledge Revivals)

    Rivers, People and Planning in Africa, 1st Edition

    By Bill Adams

    First published in 1992, this title offers an experienced and constructive evaluation of the ways in which water resources have been developed in Africa. Adams argues that the best hope of productive development lies in working and engaging with local people and using local knowledge of the…

    Paperback – 2015-01-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

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