Development Studies: Sustainable Development

  • Agriculture and Rural Development in a Globalizing World: Challenges and Opportunities book cover

    Agriculture and Rural Development in a Globalizing World

    Challenges and Opportunities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Prabhu Pingali, Gershon Feder

    Rapid structural transformation and urbanization are transforming agriculture and food production in rural areas across the world. This textbook provides a comprehensive review and assessment of the multi-faceted nature of  agriculture and rural development, particularly in the developing…

    Paperback – 2017-05-09
    Routledge
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

  • Sustainability Principles and Practice book cover

    Sustainability Principles and Practice

    2nd Edition

    By Margaret Robertson

    This new and expanded edition builds upon the first edition’s accessible and comprehensive overview of the interdisciplinary field of sustainability. The focus is on furnishing solutions and equipping the student with both conceptual understanding and technical skills for the workplace. Each…

    Paperback – 2017-03-16
    Routledge

  • Environmental Economics book cover

    Environmental Economics

    1st Edition

    By Shunsuke Managi, Koichi Kuriyama

    This book aids those concerned about environmental issues to firmly grasp relevant analytical methods and to comprehend the thought process behind environmental economics. It does so by drawing from specific environmental issues and at the same time providing commentary that facilitates…

    Paperback – 2016-09-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Textbooks in Environmental and Agricultural Economics

  • Green Exercise: Linking Nature, Health and Well-being book cover

    Green Exercise

    Linking Nature, Health and Well-being, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jo Barton, Rachel Bragg, Carly Wood, Jules Pretty

    The concept of Green Exercise has now been widely adopted and implies a synergistic health benefit of being active in the presence of nature. This book provides a balanced overview and synthesis text on all aspects of Green Exercise and integrates evidence from many different disciplines including…

    Paperback – 2016-06-23
    Routledge

  • Economic Growth and Sustainable Development book cover

    Economic Growth and Sustainable Development

    2nd Edition

    By Peter N. Hess

    Economic growth, reflected in increases in national output per capita, makes possible an improved material standard of living and the alleviation of poverty. Sustainable development, popularly and concisely defined as ‘meeting the needs of the present generations without compromising the ability of…

    Paperback – 2016-04-21
    Routledge

  • An Introduction to Climate Change Economics and Policy book cover

    An Introduction to Climate Change Economics and Policy

    2nd Edition

    By Felix R. FitzRoy, Elissaios Papyrakis

    The 2nd edition of An Introduction to Climate Change Economics and Policy explains the key scientific, economic and policy issues related to climate change in a completely up-to-date introduction for anyone interested, and students at all levels in various related courses, including environmental…

    Paperback – 2016-04-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Textbooks in Environmental and Agricultural Economics

  • Managing Sustainable Tourism: A legacy for the future book cover

    Managing Sustainable Tourism

    A legacy for the future, 2nd Edition

    By David L. Edgell Sr

    Managing Sustainable Tourism tackles the tough issues of tourism such as negative environmental impact and cultural degradation, and provides answers that don’t sacrifice positive economic growth. It offers practical plans for fostering harmonious relationships among local communities, the private…

    Paperback – 2016-03-22
    Routledge

  • Tourism and Sustainability: Development, globalisation and new tourism in the Third World book cover

    Tourism and Sustainability

    Development, globalisation and new tourism in the Third World, 4th Edition

    By Martin Mowforth, Ian Munt

    By January 2015 the world’s richest 80 people had as much wealth as the poorest 50 per cent of the world’s population. It is a global unevenness through which the barriers to in-migration of Third World migrants to wealthy First World nations go ever higher, while the barriers to travel in the…

    Paperback – 2015-12-08
    Routledge

  • The Principles of Housing book cover

    The Principles of Housing

    1st Edition

    By Peter King

    The Principles of Housing is an engaging and discursive introduction to the key topics within housing studies. Whereas many books get bogged down in country-specific policy or small innovations, this book argues that the fundamental concepts of what we call housing are relatively stable and…

    Paperback – 2015-11-19
    Routledge

  • Ecomedia: Key Issues book cover

    Ecomedia

    Key Issues, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen Rust, Salma Monani, Sean Cubitt

    Ecomedia: Key Issues is a comprehensive textbook introducing the burgeoning field of ecomedia studies to provide an overview of the interface between environmental issues and the media globally. Linking the world of media production, distribution, and consumption to environmental understandings,…

    Paperback – 2015-09-10
    Routledge
    Key Issues in Environment and Sustainability

  • Sustainable Development book cover

    Sustainable Development

    2nd Edition

    By Susan Baker

    The current focus on sustainable development opens up debates surrounding our relationship with the natural world, about what constitutes social progress and about the character of development, both in the Global North and the Global South. The promotion of sustainable futures is taking on a new…

    Paperback – 2015-09-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Introductions to Environment: Environment and Society Texts

  • Challenging Southeast Asian Development: The shadows of success book cover

    Challenging Southeast Asian Development

    The shadows of success, 1st Edition

    By Jonathan Rigg

    Over the course of the last half century, the growth economies of Southeast Asia – Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam – have transformed themselves into middle income countries. This book looks at how the very success of these economies has bred new challenges,…

    Paperback – 2015-08-10
    Routledge

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