• An Introduction to Community Development book cover

    An Introduction to Community Development

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Rhonda Phillips, Robert Pittman

    Beginning with the foundations of community development, An Introduction to Community Development offers a comprehensive and practical approach to planning for communities. Road-tested in the authors’ own teaching, and through the training they provide for practicing planners, it enables students…

    Paperback – 2014-11-24

  • Understanding Human Ecology: A systems approach to sustainability book cover

    Understanding Human Ecology

    A systems approach to sustainability, 1st Edition

    By Robert Dyball, Barry Newell

    We are facing hugely complex challenges – from climate change to world poverty, our problems are part of an inter-related web of social and natural systems. Human ecology promises an approach to these complex challenges, a way to understand these problems holistically and to start to manage…

    Paperback – 2014-11-11

  • Cities of the Global South Reader book cover

    Cities of the Global South Reader

    1st Edition

    Edited by Faranak Miraftab, Neema Kudva

    The Cities of the Global South Reader adopts a fresh and critical approach to the fi eld of urbanization in the developing world. The Reader incorporates both early and emerging debates about the diverse trajectories of urbanization processes in the context of the restructured global alignments in…

    Paperback – 2014-10-16
    Routledge Urban Reader Series

  • Empirical Development Economics book cover

    Empirical Development Economics

    1st Edition

    By Måns Söderbom, Francis Teal, Markus Eberhardt, Simon Quinn, Andrew Zeitlin

    Understanding why so many people across the world are so poor is one of the central intellectual challenges of our time. This book provides the tools and data that will enable students, researchers and professionals to address that issue. Empirical Development Economics has been designed as a…

    Paperback – 2014-10-07
    Routledge Advanced Texts in Economics and Finance

  • Economics of Agricultural Development: World Food Systems and Resource Use book cover

    Economics of Agricultural Development

    World Food Systems and Resource Use, 3rd Edition

    By George W. Norton, Jeffrey Alwang, William A. Masters

    Economics of Agricultural Development examines the causes, severity, and effects of poverty, population growth, and malnutrition in developing countries. It discusses potential solutions to these problems, progress made in many countries in recent years, and the implications of globalization for…

    Paperback – 2014-09-24
    Routledge Textbooks in Environmental and Agricultural Economics

  • The Hartwell Approach to Climate Policy book cover

    The Hartwell Approach to Climate Policy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Steve Rayner, Mark Caine

    The Hartwell Approach to Climate Policy presents a powerful critique of mainstream climate change policies and details a set of pragmatic alternatives based on the Hartwell Group’s collective writings from 1988-2010. Drawing on a rich history of heterodox but increasingly accepted views on climate…

    Paperback – 2014-08-22
    The Earthscan Science in Society Series

  • Sustainability: The Basics book cover

    Sustainability: The Basics

    1st Edition

    By Peter Jacques

    Sustainability is concerned with the issues around the ongoing and mutual preservation of both society and the environment. It is a widely used term and supposed goal for many governments but it is also easily misunderstood. Sustainability: The Basics offers an accessible and interdisciplinary…

    Paperback – 2014-08-12
    The Basics

  • An Introduction to the Green Economy: Science, Systems and Sustainability book cover

    An Introduction to the Green Economy

    Science, Systems and Sustainability, 1st Edition

    By Adrian C. Newton, Elena Cantarello

    The green economy is widely seen as a potential solution to current global economic and environmental crises, and a potential mechanism by which sustainable development might be achieved in practice. Considerable investments are now being made into the development of green technology, renewable…

    Paperback – 2014-08-05

  • The Europa International Foundation Directory 2014 book cover

    The Europa International Foundation Directory 2014

    23rd Edition

    Edited by Europa Publications

    Now in its 23rd edition, the Europa International Foundation Directory 2014 provides an unparalleled guide to the foundations, trusts, charitable and grantmaking NGOs, and other similar not-for-profit organizations of the world. It provides a comprehensive picture of third sector activity on a…

    Hardback – 2014-07-24
    The Europa International Foundation Directory

  • Real Estate Concepts: A Handbook book cover

    Real Estate Concepts

    A Handbook, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ernie Jowsey

    The essential reference tool for all real estate, property, planning and construction students. Real Estate Concepts provides built environment students with an easy to use guide to the essential concepts they need to understand in order to succeed in their university courses and future…

    Paperback – 2014-07-08

  • Sustainability Accounting and Accountability book cover

    Sustainability Accounting and Accountability

    2nd Edition

    By Jan Bebbington, Jeffrey Unerman, Brendan O'Dwyer

    The management and balancing of social, environmental and economic sustainability is one of the most complex and urgent challenges facing both private and public sector organizations today; with these challenges of sustainability posing many risks to, and many opportunities for, advancing the aims…

    Paperback – 2014-05-29

  • Ecological Restoration and Environmental Change: Renewing Damaged Ecosystems book cover

    Ecological Restoration and Environmental Change

    Renewing Damaged Ecosystems, 1st Edition

    By Stuart K. Allison

    What is a natural habitat? Who can define what is natural when species and ecosystems constantly change over time, with or without human intervention? When a polluted river or degraded landscape is restored from its damaged state, what is the appropriate outcome? With climate change now threatening…

    Paperback – 2014-05-27

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