Development Studies: Sustainable Development

  • Taming the Anarchy: Groundwater Governance in South Asia book cover

    Taming the Anarchy

    Groundwater Governance in South Asia, 1st Edition

    By Tushaar Shah

    In 1947, British India-the part of South Asia that is today's India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh-emerged from the colonial era with the world's largest centrally managed canal irrigation infrastructure. However, as vividly illustrated by Tushaar Shah, the orderly irrigation economy that saved millions…

    Paperback – 2018-08-06
    Routledge

  • Housing for Degrowth: Principles, Models, Challenges and Opportunities book cover

    Housing for Degrowth

    Principles, Models, Challenges and Opportunities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anitra Nelson, François Schneider

    ‘Degrowth’, a type of ‘postgrowth’, is becoming a strong political, practical and cultural movement for downscaling and transforming societies beyond capitalist growth and non-capitalist productivism to achieve global sustainability and satisfy everyone’s basic needs. This groundbreaking…

    Hardback – 2018-08-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Environmental Humanities

  • Climate Change, Moral Panics and Civilization book cover

    Climate Change, Moral Panics and Civilization

    1st Edition

    By Amanda Rohloff

    Edited by André Saramago

    In recent years, interest in climate change has rapidly increased in the social sciences and yet there is still relatively little published material in the field that seeks to understand the development of climate change as a perceived social problem. This book contributes to filling this gap by…

    Hardback – 2018-08-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Climate Change Research

  • 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…

    Hardback – 2018-08-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Energy Policy

  • Urban Gardening as Politics book cover

    Urban Gardening as Politics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Chiara Tornaghi, Chiara Certomà

    While most of the existing literature on community gardens and urban agriculture share a tendency towards either an advocacy view or a rather dismissive approach on the grounds of the co-optation of food growing, self-help and voluntarism to the neoliberal agenda, this collection investigates and…

    Hardback – 2018-08-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Equity, Justice and the Sustainable City series

  • A Sense of Wonder Towards Nature: Healing the Planet through Belonging book cover

    A Sense of Wonder Towards Nature

    Healing the Planet through Belonging, 1st Edition

    By Haydn Washington

    Environmental scientist and writer Haydn Washington argues that we will not solve the environmental crisis unless we change our worldview and ethics, and to do so we must rejuvenate our sense of wonder at nature. This book focuses on humanity’s relation with nature, and the sense of wonder and…

    Paperback – 2018-08-01
    Routledge

  • 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…

    Hardback – 2018-07-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Routledge Handbook of Disability in Southern Africa book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Disability in Southern Africa

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tsitsi Chataika

    This comprehensive ground-breaking southern African-centred collection spans the breadth of disability research and practice. Reputable and emerging scholars, together with disability advocates adopt a critical and interdisciplinary stance to prove, challenge and shift commonly held social…

    Hardback – 2018-07-26
    Routledge

  • Sustainability Transitions in South Africa book cover

    Sustainability Transitions in South Africa

    1st Edition

    Edited by Najma Mohamed

    South Africa’s transition to a greener economy features prominently in the long-term development vision of the country, and is an integral part of the country’s national climate change response strategy. Despite significant gains in socio-economic development since its transition to democracy,…

    Hardback – 2018-07-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sustainability

  • Equality in Water and Sanitation Services book cover

    Equality in Water and Sanitation Services

    1st Edition

    Edited by Oliver Cumming, Tom Slaymaker

    There is growing acceptance that the progress delivered under the Millennium Development Goal target for drinking water and sanitation has been inequitable. As a result, the progressive reduction of inequalities is now an explicit focus of the Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) targets, adopted in…

    Paperback – 2018-07-24
    Routledge
    Earthscan Water Text

  • Form, Art and the Environment: Engaging in Sustainability book cover

    Form, Art and the Environment

    Engaging in Sustainability, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nathalie Blanc, Barbara L. Benish

    Form, Art and the Environment: Engaging in Sustainability adopts a pluralistic perspective of environmental artistic processes in order to examine the contributions of the arts in promoting sustainable development and culture at a grassroots level and its potential as a catalyst for social change…

    Paperback – 2018-07-24
    Routledge

  • Inclusive Wealth Report 2018: Measuring Progress Towards Sustainability book cover

    Inclusive Wealth Report 2018

    Measuring Progress Towards Sustainability, 1st Edition

    Edited by Shunsuke Managi, Pushpam Kumar

    The Inclusive Wealth Index provides important insights into long-term economic growth and human well-being. The Index measures the wealth of nations through a comprehensive analysis of a country's productive base and the country’s wealth in terms of progress, well-being and long-term sustainability…

    Hardback – 2018-07-23
    Routledge

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