E-books: Environment and Sustainability

  • Healthy and Sustainable Food Systems book cover

    Healthy and Sustainable Food Systems

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mark Lawrence, Sharon Friel

    This comprehensive text provides the latest research on key concepts, principles and practices for promoting healthy and sustainable food systems. There are increasing concerns about the impact of food systems on environmental sustainability and, in turn, the impact of environmental…

    eBook – 2019-10-18
    Routledge

  • Social Entrepreneurship in Sport: How Sport Can Deliver Social Wellbeing book cover

    Social Entrepreneurship in Sport

    How Sport Can Deliver Social Wellbeing, 1st Edition

    By Vanessa Ratten

    The social role of sport enterprises is being increasingly recognized at both local and global levels. Sport has the ability to influence community cohesion, physical and mental health, social inclusivity, and provides positive role models across society. More businesses in sport are incorporating…

    eBook – 2019-10-18
    Routledge

  • Writing a New Environmental Era: Moving forward to nature book cover

    Writing a New Environmental Era

    Moving forward to nature, 1st Edition

    By Ken Hiltner

    Writing a New Environmental Era first considers and then rejects back-to-nature thinking and its proponents like Henry David Thoreau, arguing that human beings have never lived at peace with nature. Consequently, we need to stop thinking about going back to what never was and instead work at moving…

    eBook – 2019-10-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Environmental Humanities

  • The Earth, Humanity and God: The Templeton Lectures Cambridge, 1993 book cover

    The Earth, Humanity and God

    The Templeton Lectures Cambridge, 1993, 1st Edition

    By Colin A. Russell

    Originally published in 1994, The Earth, Humanity and God discusses the relationship between science and religion. The book discusses the condition of the earth (as it was at the time of publication) and the future prospects of the planet, arguing that neither the conventional "mechanistic" view…

    eBook – 2019-10-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Gloom to Boom: How Leaders Transform Risk into Resilience and Value book cover

    Gloom to Boom

    How Leaders Transform Risk into Resilience and Value, 1st Edition

    By Andrea Bonime-Blanc

    Leaders – whether in business, government or the nonprofit sector – take risks but often without fully understanding risk at a strategic level. Expanding upon the well-known "ESG" risks, this book explains the key nonfinancial (environmental, social, governance and technological or ESGT) risks…

    eBook – 2019-10-16
    Routledge

  • Romantic Anti-capitalism and Nature: The Enchanted Garden book cover

    Romantic Anti-capitalism and Nature

    The Enchanted Garden, 1st Edition

    By Robert Sayre, Michael Löwy

    Romantic Anti-capitalism and Nature examines the deep connections between the romantic rebellion against modernity and ecological concern with modern threats to nature. The chapters deal with expressions of romantic culture from a wide variety of different areas: travel writing, painting, utopian…

    eBook – 2019-10-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

  • Towards a Climate-Neutral Europe: Curbing the Trend book cover

    Towards a Climate-Neutral Europe

    Curbing the Trend, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jos Delbeke, Peter Vis

    This book explains the EU’s climate policies in an accessible way, to demonstrate the step-by-step approach that has been used to develop these policies, and the ways in which they have been tested and further improved in the light of experience. The latest changes to the legislation are fully…

    eBook – 2019-10-16
    Routledge

  • Regime Stability, Social Insecurity and Bauxite Mining in Guinea: Developments Since the Mid-Twentieth Century book cover

    Regime Stability, Social Insecurity and Bauxite Mining in Guinea

    Developments Since the Mid-Twentieth Century, 1st Edition

    By Penda Diallo

    This book explores how bauxite mining has affected local and national political dynamics in Guinea over the past 55 years, providing an overview of mining interactions with social, economic and political spheres. Guinea is amongst the world’s top producers of bauxite, and the country’s rich mineral…

    eBook – 2019-10-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies of the Extractive Industries and Sustainable Development

  • Green Science and Technology book cover

    Green Science and Technology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Enoch Y. Park, Takayuki Saito, Hirokazu Kawagishi, Masakazu Hara

    This book provides a comprehensive and up-to-date review of recent trends of green science and technology. Worldwide deterioration of environment and global warming threaten our lifestyle and the survival of all creatures. In order to weather these problems, we need to construct a multidisciplinary…

    eBook – 2019-10-16
    CRC Press

  • Risk Analysis Based on Data and Crisis Response Beyond Knowledge: Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Risk Analysis and Crisis Response (RACR 2019), October 15-19, 2019, Athens, Greece book cover

    Risk Analysis Based on Data and Crisis Response Beyond Knowledge

    Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Risk Analysis and Crisis Response (RACR 2019), October 15-19, 2019, Athens, Greece, 1st Edition

    Edited by Chongfu Huang, Zoe S. Nivolianitou

    This book collects the papers presented at the 7th International Conference on Risk Analysis and Crisis Response (RACR-2019) held in Athens, Greece, on October 15-19, 2019. The overall theme of the seventh international conference on risk analysis and crisis response is Risk Analysis Based on Data…

    eBook – 2019-10-11
    CRC Press
    Communications in Cybernetics, Systems Science and Engineering – Proceedings

  • The New Pastoral in Contemporary British Writing book cover

    The New Pastoral in Contemporary British Writing

    1st Edition

    By Deborah Lilley

    This book identifies a major turn in contemporary British literature in response to environmental crisis. It argues that the pastoral is emerging as a new critical framework in which to explore the understanding of people and place in this context. The New Pastoral in Contemporary British Writing…

    eBook – 2019-10-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Environmental Humanities

  • Resources, Social and Cultural Sustainabilities in the Arctic book cover

    Resources, Social and Cultural Sustainabilities in the Arctic

    1st Edition

    Edited by Monica Tennberg, Hanna Lempinen, Susanna Pirnes

    This book focuses on the understudied social and cultural dimensions of sustainability in the Arctic. More specifically, it explores these thematics through paying attention to resources in different definitions and forms and the ways in which they entangle in the realities and expectations of…

    eBook – 2019-10-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Polar Regions

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