Development Studies: Sustainable Development

  • Resources, Financial Risk and the Dynamics of Growth: Systems and Global Society book cover

    Resources, Financial Risk and the Dynamics of Growth

    Systems and Global Society, 1st Edition

    By Roberto Pasqualino, Aled Wynne Jones

    This book presents a new System Dynamics model (the ERRE model), a novel stock and flow consistent global impact assessment model designed by the authors to address the financial risks emerging from the interaction between economic growth and environmental limits under the presence of shocks.…

    Hardback – 2020-06-30 
    Routledge

  • The Paraná River Basin: Managing Water Resources to Sustain Ecosystem Services book cover

    The Paraná River Basin

    Managing Water Resources to Sustain Ecosystem Services, 1st Edition

    Edited by Chris D. Metcalfe, Pablo Collins, Mirta L. Menone, José G. Tundisi

    This book provides insight into the hydrology, ecosystem services and management of water resources in the Paraná River basin, including the importance of water to the socio-economic development of the countries within the watershed. Running through Brazil. Paraguay and Argentina, the Paraná River…

    Hardback – 2020-06-30 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Series on Major River Basins of the World

  • Rural Development in Practice: Evolving Challenges and Opportunities book cover

    Rural Development in Practice

    Evolving Challenges and Opportunities, 1st Edition

    By Willem van Eekelen

    Rural Development in Practice focuses on the evolving nature of rural development in the Global South. It outlines how we got to where we are today, checks what we can learn from history, and explores the development drivers, facilitators and obstacles most likely to shape the years ahead. The…

    Paperback – 2020-06-02 
    Routledge
    Rethinking Development

  • Business and Environmental Sustainability book cover

    Business and Environmental Sustainability

    1st Edition

    By Sigrun M. Wagner

    Environmental sustainability is increasingly important to organisations, whether for regulatory, financial or ethical reasons. Business and Environmental Sustainability looks at the environmental aspect of sustainability for all organisations pursuing competitive advantage. This textbook provides…

    Paperback – 2020-06-01 
    Routledge

  • Law and the New Urban Agenda: A Comparative Perspective book cover

    Law and the New Urban Agenda

    A Comparative Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nestor M. Davidson, Geeta Tewari

    The New Urban Agenda (NUA), adopted in 2016 at the United Nations Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development (Habitat III) in Quito, Ecuador, represents a globally shared understanding of the vital link between urbanization and a sustainable future. At the heart of this new vision…

    Hardback – 2020-05-15 
    Routledge
    Juris Diversitas

  • Earth Matters on Stage: Ecology and Environment in American Theatre book cover

    Earth Matters on Stage

    Ecology and Environment in American Theatre, 1st Edition

    By Theresa May

    Earth Matters tells the story of how American theatre has shaped popular understandings of the environment throughout the 20th century as it argues for theatre’s potential power in the age of climate change. Using cultural and environmental history, seven chapters illuminate key moments in American…

    Paperback – 2020-05-15 
    Routledge

  • Biodiversity, Food and Nutrition: A New Agenda for Sustainable Food Systems book cover

    Biodiversity, Food and Nutrition

    A New Agenda for Sustainable Food Systems, 1st Edition

    Edited by Danny Hunter, Teresa Borelli, Eliot Gee

    This book examines the challenges and impacts of poor diets and nutrition from current food systems and the potential contribution of biodiversity and ecosystem services in addressing these problems. There is a strong need for a multi-level, cross-sectoral approach that connects food biodiversity…

    Paperback – 2020-05-14 
    Routledge
    Issues in Agricultural Biodiversity

  • Brands on a Mission: How to Achieve Social Impact and Business Growth Through Purpose book cover

    Brands on a Mission

    How to Achieve Social Impact and Business Growth Through Purpose, 1st Edition

    By Myriam Sidibe

    Brands on a Mission explores the importance of creating a performance culture that is built on driving impact through purpose, and the type of talent required to drive these transformational changes within companies – from CEO to brand developers. Using evidence from interviews and stories from…

    Hardback – 2020-05-14 
    Routledge

  • Smart Green World?: Making Digitalization Work for Sustainability book cover

    Smart Green World?

    Making Digitalization Work for Sustainability, 1st Edition

    By Steffen Lange, Tilman Santarius

    In this book, the authors investigate how digitization can influence environmental and social sustainability. The digital revolution is currently changing the daily lives of billions of people worldwide. It is also disrupting the economy, generating new opportunities and creating new challenges.…

    Hardback – 2020-05-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sustainability

  • Leaving Space for Nature: The Critical Role of Area-Based Conservation book cover

    Leaving Space for Nature

    The Critical Role of Area-Based Conservation, 1st Edition

    By Nigel Dudley, Sue Stolton

    This book provides the first contemporary assessment of area-based conservation and its implications for nature and society. Now covering 15% of the land surface and a growing area of ocean, the creation of protected areas is one of the fastest conscious changes in land management in history. But…

    Paperback – 2020-05-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Conservation and the Environment

  • Indigenous Knowledges and the Sustainable Development Agenda book cover

    Indigenous Knowledges and the Sustainable Development Agenda

    1st Edition

    Edited by Anders Breidlid, Roy Krøvel

    This book discusses the vital importance of including indigenous knowledges in the sustainable development agenda. In the wake of colonialism and imperialism, dialogue between indigenous knowledges and Western epistemology has broken down time and again. However, in recent decades the broader…

    Hardback – 2020-05-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Indigenous Peoples and Policy

  • Leading Sustainably: The Path to Sustainable Business and how the SDGs Changed Everything book cover

    Leading Sustainably

    The Path to Sustainable Business and how the SDGs Changed Everything, 1st Edition

    By Trista Bridges, Donald Eubank

    The business world is at an important crossroads. The age of the stakeholder is rapidly superseding that of the shareholder as climate change and political and societal shifts upend years of seeming prosperity.…

    Hardback – 2020-04-30 
    Routledge

35Series in Sustainable Development

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