Development Studies: Sustainable Development

  • Corporate Water Strategies book cover

    Corporate Water Strategies

    1st Edition

    By William Sarni

    In the past businesses have viewed water as a minimal operational cost and not a strategic issue. However, water has now emerged as a critical issue for both corporations and the public sector in response to increased water demand, climatic risks and potentially negative impacts on brand value.…

    Paperback – 2018-06-20
    Routledge

  • Sustainability in Transition: Principles for Developing Solutions book cover

    Sustainability in Transition

    Principles for Developing Solutions, 1st Edition

    By Travis Gliedt, Kelli Larson

    Sustainability in Transition: Principles for Developing Solutions offers the first in-depth education-focused treatment of how to address sustainability in a comprehensive manner. The textbook is structured as a learning-centered approach to walk students through the process of linking sustainable…

    Paperback – 2018-06-15
    Routledge

  • Transdisciplinary Research and Practice for Sustainability Outcomes book cover

    Transdisciplinary Research and Practice for Sustainability Outcomes

    1st Edition

    Edited by Dena Fam, Jane Palmer, Chris Riedy, Cynthia Mitchell

    ‘Transdisciplinarity’ is a form of research and practice that synthesises knowledge from a range of academic disciplines and from the community. There is now global interest and a significant body of work on transdisciplinarity and its potential to address the apparently intractable problems of…

    Paperback – 2018-06-15
    Routledge

  • Sustainable Entrepreneurship and Social Innovation book cover

    Sustainable Entrepreneurship and Social Innovation

    1st Edition

    Edited by Katerina Nicolopoulou, Mine Karatas-Ozkan, Frank Janssen, John M. Jermier

    Sustainable entrepreneurship has attracted growing attention in both scholarly and practitioner circles. Focusing on generating social, environmental and business value, the notion has been raised more recently to address the contribution of entrepreneurial activities to sustainable economic and…

    Paperback – 2018-06-15
    Routledge

  • Environmental Justice in India: The National Green Tribunal book cover

    Environmental Justice in India

    The National Green Tribunal, 1st Edition

    By Gitanjali Nain Gill

    Modern environmental regulation and its complex intersection with international law has led many jurisdictions to develop environmental courts or tribunals. Strikingly, the list of jurisdictions that have chosen to do this include numerous developing countries, including Bangladesh, Kenya and…

    Paperback – 2018-06-15
    Routledge

  • High-Speed Rail and Sustainability: Decision-making and the political economy of investment book cover

    High-Speed Rail and Sustainability

    Decision-making and the political economy of investment, 1st Edition

    Edited by Blas Luis Pérez Henríquez, Elizabeth Deakin

    High speed rail (HSR) is being touted as a strategic investment for connecting people across regions, while also fostering prosperity and smart urban growth. However, as its popularity increases, its implementation has become contentious with various parties contesting the validity of socioeconomic…

    Paperback – 2018-06-15
    Routledge

  • The New Peasantries: Rural Development in Times of Globalization book cover

    The New Peasantries

    Rural Development in Times of Globalization, 2nd Edition

    By Jan Douwe van der Ploeg

    When first published in 2008, The New Peasantries revolutionized our ways of thinking of what constitutes the peasantry and repeasantization. It showed how a new era of empire and globalization was creating new forms of peasantry. This new edition is thoroughly revised, with a reorganization of…

    Paperback – 2018-06-14
    Routledge
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

  • Sustainable Intensification of Agriculture: Greening the World's Food Economy book cover

    Sustainable Intensification of Agriculture

    Greening the World's Food Economy, 1st Edition

    By Jules Pretty, Zareen Pervez Bharucha

    Sustainable intensification (SI) has emerged in recent years as a powerful new conceptualisation of agricultural sustainability and has been widely adopted in policy circles and debates. It is defined as a process or system where yields are increased without adverse environmental impact and without…

    Paperback – 2018-06-12
    Routledge
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

  • Sustainable Consumption: Key Issues book cover

    Sustainable Consumption

    Key Issues, 1st Edition

    By Lucie Middlemiss

    Sustainable Consumption: Key Issues provides a concise introduction to the field of sustainable consumption, outlining the contribution of the key disciplines in this multi-disciplinary area, and detailing the way in which both the problem and the potential for solutions are understood. Divided…

    Paperback – 2018-06-11
    Routledge
    Key Issues in Environment and Sustainability

  • Global Food Security and Development Aid book cover

    Global Food Security and Development Aid

    1st Edition

    By Ivica Petrikova

    At the global level, international actors have repeatedly expressed their desire to end hunger and food insecurity. However, food insecurity has persisted. More analysis is hence needed on the link between continuously high levels of global food insecurity and the ever increasing flow of…

    Paperback – 2018-06-08
    Routledge

  • Southern Perspectives on the Post-2015 International Development Agenda book cover

    Southern Perspectives on the Post-2015 International Development Agenda

    1st Edition

    Edited by Debapriya Bhattacharya, Andrea Ordóñez Llanos

    At the turn of the millennium, the unanimous adoption of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) by the United Nations General Assembly marked a new chapter in international development. However, voices from the Global South were noticeably absent in shaping the agenda. Fifteen years later, the…

    Paperback – 2018-06-08
    Routledge

  • Water for Food Security and Well-being in Latin America and the Caribbean: Social and Environmental Implications for a Globalized Economy book cover

    Water for Food Security and Well-being in Latin America and the Caribbean

    Social and Environmental Implications for a Globalized Economy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bárbara A. Willaarts, Alberto Garrido, M. Ramón Llamas

    This volume provides an analytical and facts-based overview on the progress achieved in water security in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) region over during the last decade, and its links to regional development, food security and human well-being. Although the book takes a regional approach,…

    Paperback – 2018-06-08
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management

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