E-books: Environment and Sustainability

  • Urban Development and New Towns in the Third World: Lessons from the New Bombay Experience book cover

    Urban Development and New Towns in the Third World

    Lessons from the New Bombay Experience, 1st Edition

    By Alain R.A. Jacquemin

    First published in 1999, this volume examines India and Bombay, countries which represent some of the world’s most dramatic examples of rapid urban growth. One of the strategies frequently adopted by the Indian authorities to cope with this urban growth is the development of new towns, such as New…

    eBook – 2019-02-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Social Work and Disasters: A Handbook for Practice book cover

    Social Work and Disasters

    A Handbook for Practice, 1st Edition

    By Margaret Alston, Tricia Hazeleger, Desley Hargreaves

    Disasters are increasing in frequency and intensity across the world, causing significant destruction to individuals and communities. Yet many social workers are ill-prepared for the demands of this field of practice. This book discusses the role of social workers in disaster work, including in…

    eBook – 2019-01-23 
    Routledge

  • Seafood Supply Chains: Governance, Power and Regulation book cover

    Seafood Supply Chains

    Governance, Power and Regulation, 1st Edition

    By Miriam Greenwood

    This book provides a historical and analytical account of changes in the seafood supply chain in Britain from the mid-twentieth century to the present, looking at the impact of various types of governance. The governance of marine fisheries has been a contested issue for decades with increasing…

    eBook – 2019-01-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Food, Society and the Environment

  • Economic Institutions and Environmental Policy book cover

    Economic Institutions and Environmental Policy

    1st Edition

    By Antonio Nicita

    Edited by Maurizio Franzini

    This title was first published in 2001. This wide-ranging and comprehensive collection investigates the background to environmental economic development over the last thirty years, and the political implications of new directions resulting from technological and cultural changes in environmental…

    eBook – 2019-01-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Environmental Policy and Practice

  • The Routledge Companion to Rural Planning book cover

    The Routledge Companion to Rural Planning

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mark Scott, Nick Gallent, Menelaos Gkartzios

    The Routledge Companion to Rural Planning provides a critical account and state of the art review of rural planning in the early years of the twenty-first century. Looking across different international experiences – from Europe, North America and Australasia to the transition and emerging…

    eBook – 2019-01-15
    Routledge

  • Rethinking the Environment for the Anthropocene: Political Theory and Socionatural Relations in the New Geological Epoch book cover

    Rethinking the Environment for the Anthropocene

    Political Theory and Socionatural Relations in the New Geological Epoch, 1st Edition

    Edited by Manuel Arias-Maldonado, Zev Trachtenberg

    This book brings together the most current thinking about the Anthropocene in the field of Environmental Political Theory ('EPT'). It displays the distinctive contribution EPT makes to the task of thinking through what 'the environment' means in this time of pervasive human influence over natural…

    eBook – 2019-01-15
    Routledge

  • A New Era for Collaborative Forest Management: Policy and Practice insights from the Collaborative Forest Landscape Restoration Program book cover

    A New Era for Collaborative Forest Management

    Policy and Practice insights from the Collaborative Forest Landscape Restoration Program, 1st Edition

    Edited by William H. Butler, Courtney A. Schultz

    This book assesses the Collaborative Forest Landscape Restoration Program (CFLRP) and identifies lessons learned for governance and policy through this new and innovative approach to collaborative forest management. Unlike anything else in US public land management, the CFLRP is a nationwide…

    eBook – 2019-01-15
    Routledge
    The Earthscan Forest Library

  • Tropical Bioproductivity: Origins and Distribution in a Globalized World book cover

    Tropical Bioproductivity

    Origins and Distribution in a Globalized World, 1st Edition

    By David Hammond

    This book investigates the fundamental role that tropical bioproductivity - or more specifically net primary productivity - has played in shaping the global geographies of food, finance, governance and people. The book examines the basic astronomical and thermal properties of our planet to…

    eBook – 2019-01-15
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Natural Resource Management

  • Creative Governance: Opportunities for Fisheries in Europe book cover

    Creative Governance

    Opportunities for Fisheries in Europe, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jan Kooiman, Martijn van Vliet, Svein Jentoft

    Published in 1999, Creative Governance sets out to develop new ideas on the development of Fisheries in Europe. The scholarly and political attention for fisheries in general within Europe is predominantly focused on problems of controlling catch. In this book it is not the problems of harvesting…

    eBook – 2019-01-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Environment Scotland: Prospects for Sustainability book cover

    Environment Scotland

    Prospects for Sustainability, 1st Edition

    Edited by Eleanor McDowell, James McCormick

    Published in 1999, this volume provides the first thorough analysis of the elements of sustainable public policy in a devolved Scotland. Following the vote for a Scottish Parliament in the 1997 referendum, it explores the immediate and longer-term challenges likely to confront Scotland. The book…

    eBook – 2019-01-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Perspectives on British Rural Planning Policy, 1994-97 book cover

    Perspectives on British Rural Planning Policy, 1994-97

    1st Edition

    By Andrew W. Gilg

    First published in 1999, this volume explores the issue of rural planning, which has become a complex activity in which policies in one area have important ramifications in other policy areas. It is thus very important for all those involved in rural planning affairs to remain not only up to date,…

    eBook – 2019-01-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Urban Growth and Development in Asia: Volume I: Making the Cities book cover

    Urban Growth and Development in Asia

    Volume I: Making the Cities, 1st Edition

    By Graham P. Chapman, Ashok K. Dutt

    First published in 1999, this volume begins with a panoramic survey by Nigel Harris of the drama of Asian Urbanization, based on the inaugural plenary lecture he gave to the 5th Asian Urbanization Conference held in London. In the following chapters many experts and practitioners from different…

    eBook – 2019-01-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

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