E-books: Environmental Policy

  • Sustainable Tourism on a Finite Planet: Environmental, Business and Policy Solutions book cover

    Sustainable Tourism on a Finite Planet

    Environmental, Business and Policy Solutions, 1st Edition

    By Megan Epler Wood

    This book helps all those involved in international tourism develop the new skills, tools and investments required to protect irreplaceable global resources from the impacts of escalating tourism demand over the next 50 years. It documents how technology and the growing global middle class are…

    eBook – 2017-02-28

  • Public Health Humanitarian Responses to Natural Disasters book cover

    Public Health Humanitarian Responses to Natural Disasters

    1st Edition

    By Emily Ying Yang Chan

    The pressure of climate change, environmental degradation, and urbanisation, as well as the widening of socio- economic disparities have rendered the global population increasingly vulnerable to the impact of natural disasters. With a primary focus on medical and public health humanitarian response…

    eBook – 2017-02-10
    Routledge Humanitarian Studies

  • Global Ecopolitics Revisited: Towards a complex governance of global environmental problems book cover

    Global Ecopolitics Revisited

    Towards a complex governance of global environmental problems, 1st Edition

    By Philippe Le Prestre

    Faced with worsening environmental indicators, cooperation hurdles, and the limited effectiveness of current institutions, reforming international environmental governance has proven elusive, despite various diplomatic initiatives at the United Nations level over the last two decades. Overcoming…

    eBook – 2017-02-10

  • Sustainable Investing: Revolutions in theory and practice book cover

    Sustainable Investing

    Revolutions in theory and practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Cary Krosinsky, Sophie Purdom

    A seminal shift has taken place in the world of investing. A clear and overarching reality has emerged which must be solved: financial considerations must factor in sustainability considerations for ongoing societal success, while sustainability issues equally need to be driven by a business case.…

    eBook – 2016-12-08

  • The Principle of Sustainability: Transforming law and governance book cover

    The Principle of Sustainability

    Transforming law and governance, 2nd Edition

    By Klaus Bosselmann

    This book investigates how sustainability informs key principles and concepts of domestic and international law. It calls for the recognition of ecological sustainability as a fundamental principle to guide the entire legal system rather than just environmental legislation. To this end, the book…

    eBook – 2016-12-08

  • The Atlas of Environmental Migration book cover

    The Atlas of Environmental Migration

    1st Edition

    By Dina Ionesco, Daria Mokhnacheva, François Gemenne

    As climate change and extreme weather events increasingly threaten traditional landscapes and livelihoods of entire communities the need to study its impact on human migration and population displacement has never been greater. The Atlas of Environmental Migration is the first illustrated…

    eBook – 2016-11-25

  • Food Production and Nature Conservation: Conflicts and Solutions book cover

    Food Production and Nature Conservation

    Conflicts and Solutions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Iain J. Gordon, Herbert H.T. Prins, Geoff R. Squire

    Feeding the world's growing human population is increasingly challenging, especially as more people adopt a western diet and lifestyle. Doing so without causing damage to nature poses an even greater challenge. This book argues that in order to create a sustainable food supply whilst conserving…

    eBook – 2016-11-25
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

  • Environmental Management: Critical thinking and emerging practices book cover

    Environmental Management

    Critical thinking and emerging practices, 1st Edition

    By Peter R. Mulvihill, S. Harris Ali

    The field of Environmental Management (EM) involves a broad and evolving repertoire of practices. The field originated around 1970 in response to new policy, regulation and public concern about environmental issues. EM has undergone many changes and improvements since then, progressing from a…

    eBook – 2016-11-25

  • Negotiating the Sustainable Development Goals: A transformational agenda for an insecure world book cover

    Negotiating the Sustainable Development Goals

    A transformational agenda for an insecure world, 1st Edition

    By Felix Dodds, Ambassador David Donoghue, Jimena Leiva Roesch

    The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are a universal set of seventeen goals and 169 targets, with accompanying indicators, which were agreed by UN member states to frame their policy agendas for the fifteen-year period from 2015 to 2030. Written by three authors who have been engaged in the…

    eBook – 2016-11-03

  • Transformational Change in Environmental and Natural Resource Management: Guidelines for policy excellence book cover

    Transformational Change in Environmental and Natural Resource Management

    Guidelines for policy excellence, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mike Young, Christine Esau

    The aim of this book is to catalyse global interest in the pursuit of transformational changes in natural resource and environmental management. It is shown that transformational policy reforms involve fundamental shifts in strategy with far-reaching consequences for the structure of industries,…

    eBook – 2016-10-04
    Earthscan Studies in Natural Resource Management

  • Joint Fact-Finding in Urban Planning and Environmental Disputes book cover

    Joint Fact-Finding in Urban Planning and Environmental Disputes

    1st Edition

    Edited by Masahiro Matsuura, Todd Schenk

    The days of rationalist scientific management and deference to official data are behind us. The credibility of experts and the information they provide are regularly challenged; officials are routinely provided with conflicting sets of facts as they plan and make decisions; and decision makers and…

    eBook – 2016-10-04
    The Earthscan Science in Society Series

  • Sustainability at Work: Careers that make a difference book cover

    Sustainability at Work

    Careers that make a difference, 1st Edition

    By Marilyn Waite

    Sustainability at Work is a compelling guide for everyone who wants to have both a successful career and a career that makes a positive difference in society. Containing career advice of great value to students of sustainability, and explaining how they can apply their knowledge to their future…

    eBook – 2016-10-04

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