E-books: Environment & Business

  • Sustainable Action: Overcoming the Barriers book cover

    Sustainable Action

    Overcoming the Barriers, 1st Edition

    By Christian Berg

    In this timely exploration of sustainable actions, Christian Berg unpacks the complexity in understanding the barriers we face in moving towards a sustainable future, providing solution perspectives for every level, from individuals to governments and supra-national organizations offering a lucid…

    eBook – 2019-11-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sustainability

  • Coordinating Public and Private Sustainability: Green Energy Policy, International Trade Law, and Economic Mechanisms book cover

    Coordinating Public and Private Sustainability

    Green Energy Policy, International Trade Law, and Economic Mechanisms, 1st Edition

    By Roy Partain

    This book demonstrates the need to coordinate private and corporate actors with national and global sustainable climate policies, with conventions in the spheres of green energy laws, as well as from the spheres of commercial, trade, and other private law. While many states have joined together in…

    eBook – 2019-11-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Energy Law and Regulation

  • Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Sustainable Growth: Opportunities and Challenges book cover

    Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Sustainable Growth

    Opportunities and Challenges, 1st Edition

    By Nader H. Asgary, Emerson A. Maccari

    Entrepreneurship and innovation play a vital role in fostering sustainable development. Advances in technology and communications have both transformed the process of business as well as strengthened the role of entrepreneurship in developed and developing countries. This important book is the…

    eBook – 2019-10-30
    Routledge

  • Sustainable Action and Motivation: Pathways for Individuals, Institutions and Humanity book cover

    Sustainable Action and Motivation

    Pathways for Individuals, Institutions and Humanity, 1st Edition

    By Roland Mees

    Sustainable Action and Motivation proposes individual competencies and institutional policies that can help overcome the motivational hurdles that hamper sustainable action. Following the Paris Agreement of 2015 and the UN Sustainable Development Goals, the political momentum urgently to begin…

    eBook – 2019-10-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Environmental Ethics

  • Sustainable Cities Reimagined: Multidimensional Assessment and Smart Solutions book cover

    Sustainable Cities Reimagined

    Multidimensional Assessment and Smart Solutions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stanislav E. Shmelev

    To assess urban sustainability performance, this book explores several clusters of cities, including megacities, cities of the Global South, European and North American cities, cities of the Middle East and North Africa, cities of Central and South East Asia, a city state of Singapore and a large…

    eBook – 2019-10-22
    Routledge

  • Ethical and Responsible Tourism: Managing Sustainability in Local Tourism Destinations book cover

    Ethical and Responsible Tourism

    Managing Sustainability in Local Tourism Destinations, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tony O’Rourke, Marko Koščak

    Ethical and Responsible Tourism explains the methods and practices used to manage the environmental impact of tourism on local communities and destinations. The three core themes of the book – destination management, environmental and social aspects of ethical sustainable development and business…

    eBook – 2019-10-21
    Routledge

  • Social Entrepreneurship in Sport: How Sport Can Deliver Social Well-being book cover

    Social Entrepreneurship in Sport

    How Sport Can Deliver Social Well-being, 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • The Right Way to Flourish: Reconnecting to the Real World book cover

    The Right Way to Flourish

    Reconnecting to the Real World, 1st Edition

    By John Ehrenfeld

    In this ground-breaking book, pre-eminent thought leader in the fields of sustainability and flourishing, John R. Ehrenfeld, critiques the concept of sustainability as it is understood today and which is coming more and more under attack as unclear and ineffective as a call for action. Building…

    eBook – 2019-10-08
    Routledge

  • Economics for the Wilds: Wildlife, Wildlands, Diversity and Development book cover

    Economics for the Wilds

    Wildlife, Wildlands, Diversity and Development, 1st Edition

    Edited by Edward B. Barbier, Timothy M. Swanson

    Originally published in 1992 Economics for the Wilds argues that an economics that properly values the resources of the wilds offers the best long-term security for their future. Most of the world’s wilds have, in fact, always been utilized by local societies who have managed their resources…

    eBook – 2019-09-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Ecology

  • Small Actions, Big Difference: Leveraging Corporate Sustainability to Drive Business and Societal Value book cover

    Small Actions, Big Difference

    Leveraging Corporate Sustainability to Drive Business and Societal Value, 1st Edition

    By CB Bhattacharya

    Despite dire warnings about global warming, carbon emissions by the world’s largest companies are increasing and only a few companies have strategies for managing carbon emissions and water resources. So what separates the best from the rest? In one word, the answer is ownership: companies that are…

    eBook – 2019-09-17
    Routledge

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