Development Studies: Sustainable Development

  • Understanding ExtrACTIVISM: Culture and Power in Natural Resource Disputes book cover

    Understanding ExtrACTIVISM

    Culture and Power in Natural Resource Disputes, 1st Edition

    By Anna J. Willow

    Understanding ExtrACTIVISM surveys how contemporary resource extractive industry works and considers the responses it inspires in local citizens and activists. Chapters cover a range of extractive industries operating around the world, including logging, hydroelectric dams, mining, and oil and…

    Paperback – 2018-07-23
    Routledge

  • Small Cities with Big Dreams: Creative Placemaking and Branding Strategies book cover

    Small Cities with Big Dreams

    Creative Placemaking and Branding Strategies, 1st Edition

    By Greg Richards, Lian Duif

    How can small cities make an impact in a globalizing world dominated by ‘world cities’ and urban development strategies aimed at increasing agglomeration? This book addresses the challenges of smaller cities trying to put themselves on the map, attract resources and initiate development.…

    Paperback – 2018-07-19
    Routledge

  • Communicating Sustainability book cover

    Communicating Sustainability

    1st Edition

    By Margaret Robertson

    Communicating Sustainability is a book of evidence-based strategies for making sustainability vivid, accessible, and comprehensible. To do this, it brings together research from a range of specialties including cognitive psychology, visual perception, communication studies, environmental design,…

    Paperback – 2018-07-18
    Routledge

  • Sustainable Development in Africa-EU relations book cover

    Sustainable Development in Africa-EU relations

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mark Langan, Sophia Price

    The European Union has been one of the most vocal advocates of ‘sustainable development’, particularly in its dealings with developing countries. Even prior to the formulation of the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), the EU has insisted upon the need for sustainable approaches to poverty…

    Hardback – 2018-07-18
    Routledge
    ThirdWorlds

  • Building Democracy and International Governance book cover

    Building Democracy and International Governance

    1st Edition

    By George M. Guess

    Efforts by governments to promote sustained domestic economic development have been mixed. Success depends on many factors including location, geography, climate, external competition, human resources, natural resources, timing, political and governmental institutions, government capacity,…

    Paperback – 2018-07-12
    Routledge

  • Globalisation, Environment and Social Justice: Perspectives, Issues and Concerns book cover

    Globalisation, Environment and Social Justice

    Perspectives, Issues and Concerns, 1st Edition

    Edited by Manish K. Verma

    This volume provides a comprehensive account of the connections between globalisation, environment and social justice. It examines varied dimensions of environmental sustainability; the adverse impact of globalisation on environment and its consequences for poverty, unemployment and displacement;…

    Hardback – 2018-07-11
    Routledge India

  • The Environmental Sustainable Development Goals in Bangladesh book cover

    The Environmental Sustainable Development Goals in Bangladesh

    1st Edition

    Edited by Samiya A. Selim, Shantanu Kumar Saha, Rumana Sultana, Carolyn Roberts

    This book examines the key Sustainable Development Goals (SGDs) relating to environmental sustainability and provides a cutting-edge assessment of current progress with the view of achieving these goals by 2030. Within South Asia, the book pays particular attention to Bangladesh, as a country…

    Hardback – 2018-07-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Environment and Sustainability

  • South Africa’s Energy Transition: A Roadmap to a Decarbonised, Low-cost and Job-rich Future book cover

    South Africa’s Energy Transition

    A Roadmap to a Decarbonised, Low-cost and Job-rich Future, 1st Edition

    By Tobias Bischof-Niemz, Terence Creamer

    South Africa’s energy transition has become a highly topical, emotive and politically contentious topic. Taking a systems perspective, this book offers an evidence-based roadmap for such a transition and debunks many of the myths raised about the risks of a renewable-energy-led electricity mix.…

    Hardback – 2018-07-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Environment and Sustainability

  • Suburbia Reimagined: Ageing and Increasing Populations in the Low-Rise City book cover

    Suburbia Reimagined

    Ageing and Increasing Populations in the Low-Rise City, 1st Edition

    By Leon van Schaik, Nigel Bertram

    Worldwide, more and more people are living in cities, with suburbs conceived as appendages to the city, rather than being part of the city system, which is densely populated and offers a full range of services. But suburbs are not the city spread too thin, and in fact hold potential for a…

    Paperback – 2018-07-09
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Handbook of Institutions and Planning in Action book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Institutions and Planning in Action

    1st Edition

    Edited by Willem Salet

    The Routledge Handbook of Institutions and Planning in Action contains a selection of 25 chapters prepared by specialized international scholars of urban planning and urban studies focusing on the question of how institutional innovation occurs in practices of action. The…

    Hardback – 2018-07-03
    Routledge

  • Organizational Change for Corporate Sustainability book cover

    Organizational Change for Corporate Sustainability

    4th Edition

    By Suzanne Benn, Melissa Edwards, Tim Williams

    Since this classic book was first published in 2003, sustainability has increasingly been accepted as standard business practice for leading corporations, while the science itself has revealed how human activity has become the dominant force influencing irreversible changes in the planetary systems…

    Paperback – 2018-06-29
    Routledge

  • The Green Fiscal Mechanism and Reform for Low Carbon Development: East Asia and Europe book cover

    The Green Fiscal Mechanism and Reform for Low Carbon Development

    East Asia and Europe, 1st Edition

    Edited by Akihisa Mori, Paul Ekins, Stefan Speck, Soo-Cheol Lee, Kazuhiro Ueta

    This book reviews how far East Asian nations have implemented green fiscal reform, and show how they can advance carbon-energy tax reform to realize low carbon development, with special reference to European policy and experience. East Asian nations are learning European experiences to adopt them…

    Paperback – 2018-06-28
    Routledge

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