E-books: Environment and Sustainability

  • The Map of Meaningful Work (2e): A Practical Guide to Sustaining our Humanity book cover

    The Map of Meaningful Work (2e)

    A Practical Guide to Sustaining our Humanity, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Lani Morris, Marjolein Lips-Wiersma

    This book introduces a "Map of Meaning" called the Holistic Development Model, which provides a clear, simple and profound framework of the dimensions and process of living and working meaningfully.The Map is based on over 15 years' research into the insights and practice of ordinary people.…

    AeBook – 2017-09-15 
    Routledge

  • The Dark Side 3: Critical Cases on the Downside of Business book cover

    The Dark Side 3

    Critical Cases on the Downside of Business

    Edited by Fernanda Sauerbronn, Pauline Fatien Diochon, Albert J. Mills, Emmanuel Raufflet

    This third collection of outstanding contributions from the Critical Management Studies (CMS) Division of the Academy of Management (AOM) continues to challenge business practice in ways not tackled by other more typical business case studies. There is a critical need for business educators to…

    AeBook – 2017-08-03 
    Routledge

  • CORE: How a Single Organizing Idea can Change Business for Good book cover

    CORE

    How a Single Organizing Idea can Change Business for Good

    By Neil Gaught

    At the core of the world's most admired businesses lies a powerful Single Organizing Idea. These organizations deliver sustainable economic and social benefit; they unite people, attract investment, inspire innovation, pioneer new efficiencies, and enjoy positive reputation. Such businesses are…

    AeBook – 2017-07-18 
    Routledge

  • Headwinds of Opportunity: A Compass for Sustainable Innovation book cover

    Headwinds of Opportunity

    A Compass for Sustainable Innovation

    By Tim Lindsey

    Headwinds of Opportunity goes beyond philosophical and academic discussion of business sustainability to offer strategic guidance regarding how to make all types of organizations function more sustainably while simultaneously improving their competitiveness. It differs from other books in…

    AeBook – 2017-07-17 
    Routledge

  • Indigenous Aspirations and Rights: The Case for Responsible Business and Management book cover

    Indigenous Aspirations and Rights

    The Case for Responsible Business and Management

    Edited by Amy Klemm Verbos, Ella Henry, Ana Maria Peredo

    Indigenous peoples are recognised as groups with specific rights based on their historical ties to particular territories. The United Nations estimates there are 370 million Indigenous peoples, with Indigenous populations being recognised in Australia, Canada, New Zealand, the United States, the…

    AeBook – 2017-07-11 
    Routledge

  • Frugal Value: Designing Business for a Crowded Planet book cover

    Frugal Value

    Designing Business for a Crowded Planet

    By Carina Millstone

    We live in unprecedented times. Climate change and ecosystem collapse are altering our world beyond recognition, and a growing global population is exacerbating the pressure on the resources that power our economies. How should the private sector respond to the new risks and uncertainties of our…

    AeBook – 2017-07-10 
    Routledge

  • Redefining Success: Integrating Sustainability into Management Education book cover

    Redefining Success

    Integrating Sustainability into Management Education

    Edited by Patricia M. Flynn, Tay Keong Tan, Milenko Gudić

    Redefining Success: Integrating Sustainability into Management Education advocates incorporating sustainability concepts that go beyond the financial ‘bottom line’ into management education and business practice. Highlighting the UN Global Compact (UNGC), the Principles for Responsible Management…

    AeBook – 2017-07-09 
    Routledge

  • The Evolutionary Leap to Flourishing Individuals and Organizations book cover

    The Evolutionary Leap to Flourishing Individuals and Organizations

    By Center for Evolutionary Learning

    The last thing the world needs is yet another book delineating business-induced dangers and damages such as environmental disasters, social inequalities and unethical conduct. And yet, success in achieving sustainable growth - whether for the individual, organization, or the social community - has…

    AeBook – 2017-07-07 
    Routledge

  • Stop the Rot: Reframing Governance for Directors and Politicians book cover

    Stop the Rot

    Reframing Governance for Directors and Politicians

    By Bob Garratt

    Following the international success of The Fish Rots from the Head: Developing Effective Directors, this sequel from Bob Garratt explains the public's distrust of the people who govern us - the directors, owners, regulators and politicians - and how this can be changed. Currently,…

    AeBook – 2017-07-04 
    Routledge

  • Extractive Relations: Countervailing Power and the Global Mining Industry book cover

    Extractive Relations

    Countervailing Power and the Global Mining Industry

    By John R. Owen, Deanna Kemp

    Extractive Relations explores the nature of industrial power and its role in shaping what we understand to be the global mining sector. The authors examine issues at the forefront of contemporary debates: corporate obligations in safeguarding the rights of people displaced by mining, the…

    AeBook – 2017-07-01 
    Routledge

  • Inhabitable Infrastructures: Science fiction or urban future? book cover

    Inhabitable Infrastructures

    Science fiction or urban future?

    By CJ Lim

    Inhabitable Infrastructures: Science fiction or urban future?, the follow up to Food City and Smartcities and Eco-Warriors, from one of the world’s leading urban design and architectural thinkers, explores the potential of climate change-related multi-use infrastructures that address the…

    eBook – 2017-06-26
    Routledge

  • The Ethics of Climate Engineering: Solar Radiation Management and Non-Ideal Justice book cover

    The Ethics of Climate Engineering

    Solar Radiation Management and Non-Ideal Justice

    By Toby Svoboda

    This book analyzes major ethical issues surrounding the use of climate engineering, particularly solar radiation management (SRM) techniques, which have the potential to reduce some risks of anthropogenic climate change but also carry their own risks of harm and injustice. The book argues that we…

    eBook – 2017-06-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Applied Ethics

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