E-books: Environment & Society

  • The Anthropology of Disasters in Latin America: State of the Art book cover

    The Anthropology of Disasters in Latin America

    State of the Art, 1st Edition

    Edited by Virginia García-Acosta

    This book offers anthropological insights into disasters in Latin America. It fills a gap in the literature by bringing together national and regional perspectives in the study of disasters. The book essentially explores the emergence and development of anthropological studies of disasters. It…

    eBook – 2019-12-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Hazards, Disaster Risk and Climate Change

  • Environmental Health in International and EU Law: Current Challenges and Legal Responses book cover

    Environmental Health in International and EU Law

    Current Challenges and Legal Responses, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stefania Negri

    This book presents a broad overview of the many intersections between health and the environment that lie at the basis of the most crucial environmental health issues, focusing on the responses provided by international and EU law. Consistent with the One Health approach and moving from the…

    eBook – 2019-12-09
    Routledge
    Routledge-Giappichelli Studies in Law

  • Zero-Waste: Reconsidering Waste Management for the Future book cover

    Zero-Waste

    Reconsidering Waste Management for the Future, 1st Edition

    By Atiq Zaman, Tahmina Ahsan

    This book analyses ‘zero-waste’ (ZW) as an emerging waste management strategy for the future, which considers waste prevention through innovative design and sustainable consumption practices. Drawing on a diverse range of case studies from Australia, Bangladesh, Japan, New Zealand, Sweden,…

    eBook – 2019-12-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Waste Management and Policy

  • The Angry Earth: Disaster in Anthropological Perspective book cover

    The Angry Earth

    Disaster in Anthropological Perspective, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Anthony Oliver-Smith, Susanna M. Hoffman

    The Angry Earth explores how various cultures in different historical moments have responded to calamity, offering insight into the complex relationship between societies and their environments. From hurricanes, floods, and earthquakes to oil spills and nuclear accidents, disasters triggered by…

    eBook – 2019-12-06
    Routledge

  • Food Security Policy, Evaluation and Impact Assessment book cover

    Food Security Policy, Evaluation and Impact Assessment

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sheryl. L. Hendriks

    This book offers an essential, comprehensive, yet accessible reference of contemporary food security discourse and guides readers through the steps required for food security analysis. Food insecurity is a major obstacle to development and achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals. It is a…

    eBook – 2019-12-06
    Routledge
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

  • Energy Access and Forced Migration book cover

    Energy Access and Forced Migration

    1st Edition

    Edited by Owen Grafham

    This edited collection brings together a selection of expert authors and draws on a wide range of case studies, geographies, and perspectives to explore the links between forced migration and energy access. This book addresses the paucity of academic study on how energy is delivered to the…

    eBook – 2019-12-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Energy Transitions

  • Legal Geography: Perspectives and Methods book cover

    Legal Geography

    Perspectives and Methods, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tayanah O’Donnell, Daniel F. Robinson, Josephine Gillespie

    This book is the first legal geography book to explicitly engage in method. It complements this by also bringing together different perspectives on the emerging school of legal geography. It explores human–environment interactions and showcases distinct environmental legal geography scholarship.…

    eBook – 2019-12-06
    Routledge

  • The Conservation of Ecosystems and Species book cover

    The Conservation of Ecosystems and Species

    1st Edition

    By Gareth E. Jones

    Originally published in 1987, Conservation of Ecosystems and Species examines conservation as a major world issue for governments, industrialists and the general public. The need for conservation has become more urgent as human activity continues to encroach upon the remaining natural ecosystems of…

    eBook – 2019-12-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Conservation

  • The Subsidy Scandal: How Your Government Wastes Your Money to Wreck Your Environment book cover

    The Subsidy Scandal

    How Your Government Wastes Your Money to Wreck Your Environment, 1st Edition

    By Charlie Pye-Smith

    Originally published in 2002, The Subsidy Scandal examines the subsidies spent by governments and the affect this has had on the environment. The book examines industries ranging from agriculture to mining, energy to transport and the subsidies spent on these industries by government. The book…

    eBook – 2019-12-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Conservation

  • Man and Wildlife book cover

    Man and Wildlife

    1st Edition

    By L. Harrison Matthews

    Originally published in 1975, Man and Wildlife traces the evolution of man from pre-hominid ancestors, and his influence in modifying the environment and its flora and fauna as technical knowledge grew. The development of civilization allowed man to dominate the environment; its advance led to the…

    eBook – 2019-12-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Conservation

  • Conservation at Home: A Practical Handbook book cover

    Conservation at Home

    A Practical Handbook, 1st Edition

    By Michael Allaby

    Originally published in 1988, Conservation at Home looks at practical methods of conservation that can be carried out within the home. Still as relevant today, as it was at the time of publication, this book gives practical and authoritative advice on a wide range of activities and products that…

    eBook – 2019-12-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Conservation

  • The Roots of Modern Environmentalism book cover

    The Roots of Modern Environmentalism

    1st Edition

    By David Pepper

    Originally published in 1984, The Roots of Modern Environmentalism provides a historical, philosophical and ideological background to environmentalism. Topics covered include, the roots of technological environmentalism, the medieval cosmology and Bacon’s philosophy, the non-scientific roots of…

    eBook – 2019-12-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Conservation

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