E-books: Environment & Resources

  • Water Politics: Governance, Justice and the Right to Water book cover

    Water Politics

    Governance, Justice and the Right to Water, 1st Edition

    Edited by Farhana Sultana, Alex Loftus

    Scholarship on the right to water has proliferated in interesting and unexpected ways in recent years. This book broadens existing discussions on the right to water in order to shed critical light on the pathways, pitfalls, prospects, and constraints that exist in achieving global goals, as well as…

    eBook – 2019-09-06
    Routledge
    Earthscan Water Text

  • Product Design and Sustainability: Strategies, Tools and Practice book cover

    Product Design and Sustainability

    Strategies, Tools and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Jane Penty

    Whether it is the effects of climate change, the avalanche of electronic and plastic waste or the substandard living and working conditions of billions of our fellow global citizens, our ability to deal with unsustainability will define the twenty-first century. Given that most consumption is…

    eBook – 2019-08-19
    Routledge

  • Plant-Based Diets for Succulence and Sustainability book cover

    Plant-Based Diets for Succulence and Sustainability

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kathleen May Kevany

    This collection takes an interdisciplinary look at how the transformation towards plant-based diets is becoming more culturally acceptable, economically accessible, technically available and politically viable. We offer strategies for achieving sustainable food systems without having to forgo…

    eBook – 2019-08-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Food, Society and the Environment

  • Local Consumption and Global Environmental Impacts: Accounting, Trade-offs and Sustainability book cover

    Local Consumption and Global Environmental Impacts

    Accounting, Trade-offs and Sustainability, 1st Edition

    By Kuishuang Feng, Klaus Hubacek, Yang Yu

    This book describes how local consumption, particularly in urban areas, is increasingly met by global supply chains. These supply chains often extend over large geographical distances and have greater global environmental impacts, contributing to pollution, climate change, water scarcity, and…

    eBook – 2019-08-13
    Routledge
    Routledge-SCORAI Studies in Sustainable Consumption

  • Urban Water Resources book cover

    Urban Water Resources

    1st Edition

    By Monzur Alam Imteaz

    Ever increasing urbanization is impacting both the quantity and quality of urban water resources. These urban water resources and components of the water cycle are likely to be affected severely. To minimize the consequences on world water resources, the development of sustainable water resources…

    eBook – 2019-08-13
    CRC Press

  • Policy and Governance in the Water-Energy-Food Nexus: A Relational Equity Approach book cover

    Policy and Governance in the Water-Energy-Food Nexus

    A Relational Equity Approach, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anastasia Koulouri, Nikolai Mouraviev

    This book discusses the balance of priorities within the Water-Energy-Food (WEF) nexus and its impact on policy development and implementation, highlighting innovative perspectives in adopting a holistic approach to identify, analyse and manage the nexus component interdependencies. Due to…

    eBook – 2019-08-08
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Natural Resource Management

  • Collaborative Environmental Governance Frameworks: A Practical Guide book cover

    Collaborative Environmental Governance Frameworks

    A Practical Guide, 1st Edition

    By Timothy Gieseke

    This book takes a practical approach to understanding and describing collaborative governance for resolving environmental problems. It introduces a new collaborative governance assessment model and recognizes that collaborations are a natural result of organizations converging around complex issues…

    eBook – 2019-08-06
    CRC Press

  • Environmental Economics: The Essentials book cover

    Environmental Economics: The Essentials

    1st Edition

    By Tom Tietenberg, Lynne Lewis

    Environmental Economics: The Essentials offers a policy-oriented approach to the increasingly influential field of environmental economics that is based upon a solid foundation of economic theory and empirical research. Students will not only leave the course with a firm understanding of…

    eBook – 2019-08-01
    Routledge

  • Natural Resource Economics: The Essentials book cover

    Natural Resource Economics: The Essentials

    1st Edition

    By Tom Tietenberg, Lynne Lewis

    Natural Resource Economics: The Essentials offers a policy-oriented approach to the increasingly influential field of natural resource economics that is based upon a solid foundation of economic theory and empirical research. Students will not only leave the course with a firm understanding of…

    eBook – 2019-08-01
    Routledge

  • Britain's Food Supplies book cover

    Britain's Food Supplies

    1st Edition

    By K. G. Fenelon

    Originally published in 1952. In this fascinating book that examines the statistics, the term food supplies is interpreted in a wide sense and it deals among other matters with such subjects as supplies from home agriculture and from overseas; food consumption; controls, rationing and price…

    eBook – 2019-07-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Food Supply and Policy

  • Aquaculture Landscapes: Fish Farms and the Public Realm book cover

    Aquaculture Landscapes

    Fish Farms and the Public Realm, 1st Edition

    By Michael Ezban

    Aquaculture Landscapes explores the landscape architecture of farms, reefs, parks, and cities that are designed to entwine the lives of fish and humans. In the twenty-first century, aquaculture’s contribution to the supply of fish for human consumption exceeds that of wild-caught fish for the…

    eBook – 2019-07-26
    Routledge

  • Food Supplies in the Aftermath of World War II book cover

    Food Supplies in the Aftermath of World War II

    1st Edition

    By Edith Hirsch

    Originally published in 1993. This study was written in 1946 having been commissioned by a large corporation in the food industry. The insights from this agricultural economics perspective even now are highly interesting. At the time there was real concern over food shortage and the UN and US…

    eBook – 2019-07-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Food Supply and Policy

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