Development Studies: Sustainable Development

  • Rural Wealth Creation book cover

    Rural Wealth Creation

    1st Edition

    Edited by John L. Pender, Bruce A. Weber, Thomas G. Johnson, J. Matthew Fannin

    This book investigates the role of wealth in achieving sustainable rural economic development. The authors define wealth as all assets net of liabilities that can contribute to well-being, and they provide examples of many forms of capital – physical, financial, human, natural, social, and others.…

    Paperback – 2014-05-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Textbooks in Environmental and Agricultural Economics

  • Managing the Transition to a Sustainable Enterprise: Lessons from Frontrunner Companies book cover

    Managing the Transition to a Sustainable Enterprise

    Lessons from Frontrunner Companies, 1st Edition

    By Rob van Tulder, Rob van Tilburg, Mara Francken, Andrea da Rosa

    In combining practice and theory, this textbook provides a management perspective on the ‘business case’ for sustainability. Drawing on examples from 20 frontrunner companies located in the Netherlands, it builds upon a unique research project in which CEOs and middle-managers gave access not only…

    Paperback – 2013-08-29
    Routledge

  • Business and the Sustainability Challenge: An Integrated Perspective book cover

    Business and the Sustainability Challenge

    An Integrated Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Peter N. Nemetz

    It is vitally important for businesses to have a holistic understanding of the many issues surrounding and shaping sustainability, from competitors to government and political factors, to economics and ecological science. This integrated textbook for MBA and senior-level…

    Paperback – 2013-08-13
    Routledge

  • Corporate Social Responsibility: Readings and Cases in a Global Context book cover

    Corporate Social Responsibility

    Readings and Cases in a Global Context, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Andrew Crane, Dirk Matten, Laura Spence

    As a relatively young subject matter, corporate social responsibility has unsurprisingly developed and evolved in numerous ways since the first edition of this textbook was published. Retaining the features which made the first edition a top selling text in the field, the new edition continues to…

    Paperback – 2013-07-23
    Routledge

  • Living within a Fair Share Ecological Footprint book cover

    Living within a Fair Share Ecological Footprint

    1st Edition

    Edited by Robert Vale, Brenda Vale

    According to many authorities the impact of humanity on the earth is already overshooting the earth’s capacity to supply humanity’s needs. This is an unsustainable position. This book does not focus on the problem but on the solution, by showing what it is like to live within a fair earth share…

    Paperback – 2013-03-25
    Routledge

  • Low Carbon Development: Key Issues book cover

    Low Carbon Development

    Key Issues, 1st Edition

    Edited by Frauke Urban, Johan Nordensvard

    Low Carbon Development: Key Issues is the first comprehensive textbook to address the interface between international development and climate change in a carbon constrained world. It discusses the key conceptual, empirical and policy-related issues of low carbon development and takes an…

    Paperback – 2013-03-06
    Routledge
    Key Issues in Environment and Sustainability

  • Environmental Commodities Markets and Emissions Trading: Towards a Low-Carbon Future book cover

    Environmental Commodities Markets and Emissions Trading

    Towards a Low-Carbon Future, 1st Edition

    By Blas Luis Pérez Henríquez

    Market-based solutions to environmental problems offer great promise, but require complex public policies that take into account the many institutional factors necessary for the market to work and that guard against the social forces that can derail good public policies. Using insights about…

    Paperback – 2012-12-20
    Routledge

  • Principles of Sustainable Aquaculture: Promoting Social, Economic and Environmental Resilience book cover

    Principles of Sustainable Aquaculture

    Promoting Social, Economic and Environmental Resilience, 1st Edition

    By Stuart W. Bunting

    Aquaculture is the farming of aquatic organisms, principally fish, molluscs, crustaceans and marine algae. It has seen phenomenal worldwide growth in the past fifty years and many people view it as the best solution for the provision of high quality protein to feed the world's growing population,…

    Paperback – 2012-12-11
    Routledge
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

  • Evaluating Communication for Development: A Framework for Social Change book cover

    Evaluating Communication for Development

    A Framework for Social Change, 1st Edition

    By June Lennie, Jo Tacchi

    Evaluating Communication for Development presents a comprehensive framework for evaluating communication for development (C4D). This framework combines the latest thinking from a number of fields in new ways. It critiques dominant instrumental, accountability-based approaches to development and…

    Paperback – 2012-12-06
    Routledge

  • An Introduction to Sustainable Development book cover

    An Introduction to Sustainable Development

    4th Edition

    By Jennifer Elliott

    This fourth edition has been comprehensively rewritten and updated to provide a concise, well illustrated and accessible introduction to the characteristics, challenges and opportunities of sustainable development with particular reference to developing countries. The contested nature of…

    Paperback – 2012-08-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Perspectives on Development

  • Measuring Wellbeing: Towards Sustainability? book cover

    Measuring Wellbeing: Towards Sustainability?

    1st Edition

    By Karen Scott

    Improving wellbeing and sustainability are central goals of government, but are they in conflict? This engaging new book reviews that question and its implications for public policy through a focus on indicators. It highlights tensions on the one hand between various constructs of wellbeing and…

    Paperback – 2012-05-18
    Routledge

  • Leading the Sustainable Organization: Development, Implementation and Assessment book cover

    Leading the Sustainable Organization

    Development, Implementation and Assessment, 1st Edition

    By Tim Galpin, J. Lee Whittington, Greg Bell

    This book is the first to combine the much talked about topics of leadership and sustainability, and provides readers with a comprehensive overview and pragmatic approach to leading sustainable organizations. Chapters include discussions, case examples, steps, and useful tools centred on the…

    Paperback – 2012-02-29
    Routledge

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