Development Studies: Sustainable Development

  • 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 – 2020-04-30 
    Routledge
    Issues in Agricultural Biodiversity

  • 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. To move past this agitated age, business and society must learn to lead sustainably by…

    Hardback – 2020-04-30 
    Routledge

  • Nature-Based Solutions to 21st Century Challenges book cover

    Nature-Based Solutions to 21st Century Challenges

    1st Edition

    By Robert C. Brears

    This book provides a systematic review of nature-based solutions and their potential to address current environmental challenges. In the 21st Century, society is faced by rapid urbanisation and population growth, degradation and loss of natural capital and associated ecosystem services, an…

    Paperback – 2020-04-15 
    Routledge

  • Urban Growth Patterns in India: Spatial Analysis for Sustainable Development book cover

    Urban Growth Patterns in India

    Spatial Analysis for Sustainable Development, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bharath H Aithal, T.V. Ramachandra

    This book uses spatio-temporal analysis methods to understand urbanization in Indian cities and explain the concept and impact of global greenhouse gas emissions (GHGs). It creates a GHG footprint for Indian cities and engages in a discussion about the United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals…

    Hardback – 2020-04-07 
    CRC Press

  • Routledge Revivals: Peacebuilding and National Ownership in Timor-Leste (2013) book cover

    Routledge Revivals: Peacebuilding and National Ownership in Timor-Leste (2013)

    1st Edition

    By Sukehiro Hasegawa

    Originally published in 2013, Peacebuilding and National Ownership in Timor-Leste is an insightful, analytical presentation of developments that took place in Timor-Leste from July 2002 to September 2006. It reflects an intimate knowledge of events during this period and provides a detailed focus…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Orphan Crops for Sustainable Food and Nutrition Security: Promoting Neglected and Underutilized Species book cover

    Orphan Crops for Sustainable Food and Nutrition Security

    Promoting Neglected and Underutilized Species, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stefano Padulosi, Israel Oliver King, M.S. Swaminathan

    This book discusses the issues, challenges, needs and opportunities related to the promotion of orphan crops, known also as neglected and underutilized species (NUS). The book is structured into seven parts, covering the following themes: introduction to NUS, integrated conservation and use of…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge
    Issues in Agricultural Biodiversity

  • Agrobiodiversity, School Gardens and Healthy Diets: Promoting Biodiversity, Food and Sustainable Nutrition book cover

    Agrobiodiversity, School Gardens and Healthy Diets

    Promoting Biodiversity, Food and Sustainable Nutrition, 1st Edition

    Edited by Danny Hunter, Emilita Monville Oro, Bessie Burgos, Carmen Nyhria Roel, Blesilda M. Calub, Julian Gonsalves, Nina Lauridsen

    This book critically assesses the role of agrobiodiversity in school gardens and its contribution to diversifying diets, promoting healthy eating habits and improving nutrition among schoolchildren as well as other benefits relating to climate change adaptation, ecoliteracy and greening school…

    Paperback – 2020-03-12 
    Routledge
    Issues in Agricultural Biodiversity

  • Governing Shale Gas: Development, Citizen Participation and Decision Making in the US, Canada, Australia and Europe book cover

    Governing Shale Gas

    Development, Citizen Participation and Decision Making in the US, Canada, Australia and Europe, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Whitton, Matthew Cotton, Ioan M. Charnley-Parry, Kathy Brasier

    Shale energy development is an issue of global importance. The number of reserves globally, and their potential economic return, have increased dramatically in the past decade. Questions abound, however, about the appropriate governance systems to manage the risks of unconventional oil and gas…

    Paperback – 2020-02-07 
    Routledge

  • Environmental Management of the Media: Policy, Industry, Practice book cover

    Environmental Management of the Media

    Policy, Industry, Practice, 1st Edition

    By Pietari Kääpä

    In recent years the widely held misconception of the media as an ‘ephemeral’ industry has been challenged by research on the industry’s significant material footprint. Despite this material turn, no systematic study of this sector has been conducted in ways that considers the role of the media…

    Paperback – 2020-02-07 
    Routledge

  • Stranded Assets and the Environment: Risk, Resilience and Opportunity book cover

    Stranded Assets and the Environment

    Risk, Resilience and Opportunity, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ben Caldecott

    Drawing on the work of leading researchers and practitioners from a range of disciplines, including economic geography, economics, economic history, finance, law, and public policy, this edited collection provides a comprehensive assessment of stranded assets and the environment, covering the…

    Paperback – 2020-02-06 
    Routledge

  • Climate Justice and the Economy: Social mobilization, knowledge and the political book cover

    Climate Justice and the Economy

    Social mobilization, knowledge and the political, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stefan Gaarsmand Jacobsen

    As climate change has increasingly become the main focus of environmentalist activism since the late 1990s, the global economic drivers of CO2 emissions are now a major concern for radical greens. In turn, the emphasis on connected crises in both natural and social systems has attracted more…

    Paperback – 2020-02-06 
    Routledge

  • Healthy Urban Environments: More-than-Human Theories book cover

    Healthy Urban Environments

    More-than-Human Theories, 1st Edition

    By Cecily Maller

    Set in the ‘human–environment’ interaction space, this book applies new theoretical and practical insights to understanding what makes healthy urban environments. It stems from recognition that the world is rapidly urbanising and the international concern with how to create healthy settings and…

    Paperback – 2020-02-06 
    Routledge

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