E-books: Environmental Policy

  • Ecological Living book cover

    Ecological Living

    1st Edition

    By John Gusdorf

    This book emphasizes how we already have the technologies available, including renewable energy and the ability to recycle most materials, to make ecological living possible and that perceived barriers to energy transitions can be overcome. Human life relies upon two systems: the biosphere and the…

    eBook – 2019-03-21
    Routledge

  • Visions of Energy Futures: Imagining and Innovating Low-Carbon Transitions book cover

    Visions of Energy Futures

    Imagining and Innovating Low-Carbon Transitions, 1st Edition

    By Benjamin K. Sovacool

    This book examines the visions, fantasies, frames, discourses, imaginaries, and expectations associated with six state-of-the-art energy systems—nuclear power, hydrogen fuel cells, shale gas, clean coal, smart meters, and electric vehicles—playing a key role in current deliberations about…

    eBook – 2019-03-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Energy Transitions

  • Flood Risk Management: Global Case Studies of Governance, Policy and Communities book cover

    Flood Risk Management

    Global Case Studies of Governance, Policy and Communities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Edmund C. Penning-Rowsell, Matilda Becker

    Our changing climate and more extreme weather events have dramatically increased the number and severity of floods across the world. Demonstrating the diversity of global flood risk management (FRM), this volume covers a range of topics including planning and policy, risk governance and…

    eBook – 2019-01-22
    Routledge
    Earthscan Water Text

  • Understanding Human Ecology: Knowledge, Ethics and Politics book cover

    Understanding Human Ecology

    Knowledge, Ethics and Politics, 1st Edition

    By Geetha Devi T. V.

    This book examines the domain of human agency–environment interaction from a multidimensional point of view. It explores the human–environment interface by analysing its ethical, political and epistemic aspects – the value aspects that humans attribute to their environment, the relations of power…

    eBook – 2019-01-15
    Routledge India

  • Journalism, Politics, and the Dakota Access Pipeline: Standing Rock and the Framing of Injustice book cover

    Journalism, Politics, and the Dakota Access Pipeline

    Standing Rock and the Framing of Injustice, 1st Edition

    By Ellen Moore

    This book explores tensions surrounding news media coverage of Indigenous environmental justice issues, identifying them as a fruitful lens through which to examine the political economy of journalism, American history, human rights, and contemporary U.S. politics. The book begins by evaluating…

    eBook – 2018-12-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Environmental Communication and Media

  • The Right to Nature: Social Movements, Environmental Justice and Neoliberal Natures book cover

    The Right to Nature

    Social Movements, Environmental Justice and Neoliberal Natures, 1st Edition

    Edited by Elia Apostolopoulou, Jose A. Cortes-Vazquez

    Since the 2008 financial crash the expansion of neoliberalism has had an enormous impact on nature-society relations around the world. In response, various environmental movements have emerged opposing the neoliberal restructuring of environmental policies using arguments that often bridge…

    eBook – 2018-12-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Environmental Policy

  • Armed Conflict, Women and Climate Change book cover

    Armed Conflict, Women and Climate Change

    1st Edition

    By Jody M. Prescott

    The gender-differentiated and more severe impacts of armed conflict upon women and girls are well recognised by the international community, as demonstrated by UN Security Council Resolution (UNSCR) 1325 on Women, Peace and Security and subsequent resolutions. Similarly, the development community…

    eBook – 2018-11-21
    Routledge

  • Facilitated Advocacy for Sustainable Development: An Approach and Its Paradoxes book cover

    Facilitated Advocacy for Sustainable Development

    An Approach and Its Paradoxes, 1st Edition

    Edited by Graham Haylor, William Savage

    Facilitated advocacy is an approach to development initiatives that enables people situated across diverse cultural, economic, educational, professional, societal and linguistic spheres to engage more equitably. By doing so, potential changes in policy and practice can improve people’s livelihoods…

    eBook – 2018-11-15
    Routledge

  • Global Planning Innovations for Urban Sustainability book cover

    Global Planning Innovations for Urban Sustainability

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sébastien Darchen, Glen Searle

    As the world becomes more urbanised, solutions are required to solve current challenges for three arenas of sustainability: social sustainability, environmental sustainability and urban economic sustainability. This edited volume interrogates innovative solutions for sustainability in cities…

    eBook – 2018-11-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sustainability

  • Farming, Food and Nature: Respecting Animals, People and the Environment book cover

    Farming, Food and Nature

    Respecting Animals, People and the Environment, 1st Edition

    Edited by Joyce D'Silva, Carol McKenna

    Livestock production and its use of finite resources is devastating biodiversity and pushing wildlife to the brink of extinction. This powerful book examines the massive global impact caused by intensive livestock production and then explores solutions, ranging from moving to agroecological farming…

    eBook – 2018-10-25
    Routledge
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

  • International Marine Environmental Law and Policy book cover

    International Marine Environmental Law and Policy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Daud Hassan, Saiful Karim

    Several disturbing issues pose a threat to the marine environment and its wellbeing, among them marine environmental pollution and degradation of marine biodiversity. Most troubling is that these issues are overwhelmingly caused by human activities which are sometimes transboundary, and their…

    eBook – 2018-10-03
    Routledge

  • Strongly Sustainable Societies: Organising Human Activities on a Hot and Full Earth book cover

    Strongly Sustainable Societies

    Organising Human Activities on a Hot and Full Earth, 1st Edition

    Edited by Karl Johan Bonnedahl, Pasi Heikkurinen

    The response of the international community to the pressing socio-ecological problems has been framed around the concept of ‘sustainable development’. The ecological pressure, however, has continued to rise and mainstream sustainability discourse has proven to be problematic. It contains an…

    eBook – 2018-09-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sustainability

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