E-books: Environment & Resources

  • Natural Resources, Tourism and Community Livelihoods in Southern Africa: Challenges of Sustainable Development book cover

    Natural Resources, Tourism and Community Livelihoods in Southern Africa

    Challenges of Sustainable Development, 1st Edition

    Edited by Moren T. Stone, Monkgogi Lenao, Naomi Moswete

    This book examines the connections between natural resources, tourism and community livelihood practices in Southern Africa, highlighting the successes and constraints experienced over the last 50 years. Questioning how natural resources, tourism and community livelihoods relations can positively…

    eBook – 2019-11-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Conservation and the Environment

  • 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

  • Environmental Compliance and Sustainability: Global Challenges and Perspectives book cover

    Environmental Compliance and Sustainability

    Global Challenges and Perspectives, 1st Edition

    By Daniel T. Rogers

    This book provides a critical understanding of the challenges that exist in protecting the local and global environment through compliance efforts using existing environmental regulations. The best compliance measures with the most useful regulations from over 50 countries are surveyed and are…

    eBook – 2019-11-04
    CRC Press

  • Water Resources: An Integrated Approach book cover

    Water Resources

    An Integrated Approach, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Joseph Holden

    Now in its second edition, Water Resources: An Integrated Approach provides students with a comprehensive overview of natural processes associated with water and the modifications of these processes by humans through climate change and land management, water-related health issues, engineering…

    eBook – 2019-11-01
    Routledge

  • De-centring Land Grabbing: Southeast Asia Perspectives on Agrarian-Environmental Transformations book cover

    De-centring Land Grabbing

    Southeast Asia Perspectives on Agrarian-Environmental Transformations, 1st Edition

    Edited by Peter Vandergeest, Laura Schoenberger

    Southeast Asia has been portrayed as a key site in the global land grab. Featuring leading scholars in the field, this collection critically examines the nature and extent of land grabbing in Southeast Asia, and seeks to locate this phenomena in broader agrarian and environmental transitions (AET).…

    eBook – 2019-10-31
    Routledge
    Critical Agrarian Studies

  • India's Social Sector and SDGs: Problems and Prospects book cover

    India's Social Sector and SDGs

    Problems and Prospects, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rangachar Govinda, Poornima M.

    This book explores the intersectional perspective of sustainable social development in key sectors, such as education and skill development, health and nutrition, gender concerns, and food security and agriculture in India. It delves into contemporary concerns of poverty, employment and inclusive…

    eBook – 2019-10-24
    Routledge India

  • Sustainable Governance of Wildlife and Community-Based Natural Resource Management: From Economic Principles to Practical Governance book cover

    Sustainable Governance of Wildlife and Community-Based Natural Resource Management

    From Economic Principles to Practical Governance, 1st Edition

    By Brian Child

    This book develops the Sustainable Governance Approach and the principles of Community-Based Natural Resource Management (CBNRM). It provides practical examples of successes and failures in implementation, and lessons about the economics and governance of wild resources with global application.…

    eBook – 2019-10-23
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Natural Resource Management

  • Towards a Society of Degrowth book cover

    Towards a Society of Degrowth

    1st Edition

    By Onofrio Romano

    This book explores the concept of degrowth, beginning from a basic assumption, not of resource depletion, as is common in most literature in the field, but rather from a state of abundance, arguing that there is a vast amount of energy on the planet waiting to be utilized by all its inhabitants.…

    eBook – 2019-10-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

  • Social Movements Contesting Natural Resource Development book cover

    Social Movements Contesting Natural Resource Development

    1st Edition

    Edited by John F. Devlin

    Presenting a broad range of case studies, this book explores rural social movements contesting natural resource development initiatives. Natural resource development takes multiple forms, including infrastructure corridors, mines, dams, resource processing plants and pipelines. Many of which are…

    eBook – 2019-10-22
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Natural Resource Management

  • Climate Change and Clean Energy Management: Challenges and Growth Strategies book cover

    Climate Change and Clean Energy Management

    Challenges and Growth Strategies, 1st Edition

    By Henry K. H Wang

    Climate change has never been more important than it is now, as it has become arguably the world’s most urgent problem. Solving this problem is proving difficult and complex as it involves joint efforts by governments, companies, communities and innovators. The increased use of fossil fuels…

    eBook – 2019-10-22
    Routledge

  • 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

  • Energy and Development book cover

    Energy and Development

    1st Edition

    By Frauke Urban

    This book explores the complex relationship between energy and development and discusses the core issues and concepts surrounding this growing area of research and policy. In the field of energy and development, the world faces two major challenges: (1) Providing energy access to the roughly …

    eBook – 2019-10-21
    Routledge
    Rethinking Development

38Series in Environment & Resources

Product Search