E-books: Environment & Business

  • Corporations and Sustainability: The South Asian Perspective book cover

    Corporations and Sustainability

    The South Asian Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jose P D

    Corporations and Sustainability: The South Asian Perspective is a collection of contributions from leading academics and practitioners which provides an overview of the key challenges and opportunities related to sustainability in South Asia. The last two decades have seen rapid and often…

    eBook – 2017-09-08
    Routledge

  • System Innovation for Sustainability 3: Case Studies in Sustainable Consumption and Production — Food and Agriculture book cover

    System Innovation for Sustainability 3

    Case Studies in Sustainable Consumption and Production — Food and Agriculture, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ursula Tischner, Eivind Stø, Unni Kjærnes, Arnold Tukker

    The EU-funded project "Sustainable Consumption Research Exchanges" (SCORE!) consists of around 200 experts in the field of sustainable innovation and sustainable consumption. The SCORE! philosophy is that innovation in SCP policy can be achieved only if experts that understand business development,…

    eBook – 2017-09-08
    Routledge

  • Interfaces between Science and Society book cover

    Interfaces between Science and Society

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ângela Guimarães Pereira, Sofia Guedes Vaz, Sylvia Tognetti

    The project of science has been to provide answers to questions about the world and how it works. Often, this lofty role has been characterised by a narrow and dogmatic scientific training, an unwillingness to communicate to differing stakeholder needs, a refusal to accept and to manage uncertainty…

    eBook – 2017-09-08
    Routledge

  • System Innovation for Sustainability 1: Perspectives on Radical Changes to Sustainable Consumption and Production book cover

    System Innovation for Sustainability 1

    Perspectives on Radical Changes to Sustainable Consumption and Production, 1st Edition

    Edited by Arnold Tukker, Martin Charter, Carlo Vezzoli, Eivind Stø, Maj Munch Andersen

    Sustainable consumption and production (SCP) was adopted as a priority area during the World Summit on Sustainable Development in Johannesburg in 2002 and has since become one of the main vehicles for targeting international sustainability policy. Sustainable consumption focuses on formulating…

    eBook – 2017-09-08
    Routledge

  • System Innovation for Sustainability 2: Case Studies in Sustainable Consumption and Production - Mobility book cover

    System Innovation for Sustainability 2

    Case Studies in Sustainable Consumption and Production - Mobility, 1st Edition

    Edited by Theo Geerken, Mads Borup

    The EU-funded project "Sustainable Consumption Research Exchanges" (SCORE!) consists of around 200 experts in the field of sustainable innovation and sustainable consumption. The SCORE! philosophy is that innovation in SCP (sustainable consumption and production) policy can be achieved only if…

    eBook – 2017-09-08
    Routledge

  • Rethinking Business Anthropology: Cultural Strategies in Marketing and Management book cover

    Rethinking Business Anthropology

    Cultural Strategies in Marketing and Management, 1st Edition

    By Alf H. Walle

    Qualitative methods of business research are emerging as vital tools. Business anthropology is at the heart of this movement. Although many recent books provide nuts-and-bolts advice regarding the field, Rethinking Business Anthropology: Cultural Strategies in Marketing and Management discusses the…

    eBook – 2017-09-08
    Routledge

  • Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Sustainability book cover

    Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Sustainability

    1st Edition

    Edited by Marcus Wagner

    This book addresses the intersection of entrepreneurship, innovation and sustainability (EIS), presenting high-quality research illuminating the relationship between the three fields. The EIS nexus is particularly relevant from a European point of view given the focus of the European Commission on…

    eBook – 2017-09-08
    Routledge

  • Sustainability in Fashion and Textiles: Values, Design, Production and Consumption book cover

    Sustainability in Fashion and Textiles

    Values, Design, Production and Consumption, 1st Edition

    Edited by Miguel Angel Gardetti, Ana Laura Torres

    There is no doubt that the textile industry – the production of clothing, fabrics, thread, fibre and related products – plays a significant part in the global economy. It also frequently operates with disregard to its environmental and social impacts. The textile industry uses large quantities of…

    eBook – 2017-09-08
    Routledge

  • Leadership for Sustainability: An Action Research Approach book cover

    Leadership for Sustainability

    An Action Research Approach, 1st Edition

    By Judi Marshall, Gill Coleman, Peter Reason

    Those who advocate moving towards sustainability debate how change can be achieved. Does it have necessarily to be top-down or can it also be bottom-up? Can radical organizational and social change be spread from "the middle"? Who can lead change when those with seniority and credibility are…

    eBook – 2017-09-08
    Routledge

  • Practical Wisdom in Management: Business Across Spiritual Traditions book cover

    Practical Wisdom in Management

    Business Across Spiritual Traditions, 1st Edition

    By Theodore Roosevelt Malloch

    Practical Wisdom in Management is the first in-depth case-study book to explore how practical wisdom from spiritual and philosophical traditions inspires corporate culture and leadership. The outcome of the Practical Wisdom Initiative, between The Academy of Business in Society (ABIS) and Yale…

    eBook – 2017-09-08
    Routledge

  • Sustainable Measures: Evaluation and Reporting of Environmental and Social Performance book cover

    Sustainable Measures

    Evaluation and Reporting of Environmental and Social Performance, 1st Edition

    Edited by Martin Bennett, Peter James, Leon Klinkers

    Environmental and social performance measurement and reporting by business has become a high-profile issue during the 1990s. It is increasingly being requested by stakeholders and required by governments. Companies too are finding that they need better environmental and social performance data for…

    eBook – 2017-09-08
    Routledge

  • Governance in the Extractive Industries: Power, Cultural Politics and Regulation book cover

    Governance in the Extractive Industries

    Power, Cultural Politics and Regulation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lori Leonard, Siba N. Grovogui

    Greater understanding of the forms and consequences of investment and disinvestment in the extractive industries is required as a result of capitalist expansion, recent declines in global commodity prices, and claims that extractive sector projects, especially in the global south, are…

    eBook – 2017-09-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies of the Extractive Industries and Sustainable Development

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