E-books: Environment and Sustainability

  • Urban Food Marketing and Third World Rural Development: The Structure of Producer-Seller Markets book cover

    Urban Food Marketing and Third World Rural Development

    The Structure of Producer-Seller Markets, 1st Edition

    By T. Scarlett Epstein

    Originally published in 1982. This book explores the nature of food marketing in Third World countries. Economic development invariably involves a transition from the traditional subsistence and/or barter economics to increasing participation in cash transactions. In many less developed countries…

    eBook – 2019-07-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Food Supply and Policy

  • United States Foreign Economic Policy-making: An Analysis of the Use of Food Resources 1972-1980 book cover

    United States Foreign Economic Policy-making

    An Analysis of the Use of Food Resources 1972-1980, 1st Edition

    By Kenneth A. Gold

    This book develops an analytical framework for understanding United States foreign agricultural policy through a "state interest" approach, and describes and analyses seven cases of food policy decisions through this perspective which shows that decision makers sought on most occasions to utilise…

    eBook – 2019-07-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Food Supply and Policy

  • The Meat Business: Devouring a Hungry Planet book cover

    The Meat Business

    Devouring a Hungry Planet, 1st Edition

    Edited by Geoff Tansey, Joyce D'Silva

    Originally published in 1999. The theme running through this collection of essays is that food quality and human health, the welfare of animals and the methods of farming, and the quality of the environment, go hand-in-hand. This theme continues along the lines that the present system is harmful to…

    eBook – 2019-07-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Food Supply and Policy

  • The Politics of Hunger: The Global Food System book cover

    The Politics of Hunger

    The Global Food System, 1st Edition

    By John W. Warnock

    Originally published in 1987. This important and provocative book explains the persistence of hunger, poverty, and the lack of balanced development in many countries and the central role of agriculture in economic development. Most theories of agricultural development are based on the experiences…

    eBook – 2019-07-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Food Supply and Policy

  • World Population and World Food Supplies book cover

    World Population and World Food Supplies

    1st Edition

    By E. John Russell

    Originally published in 1954. This great work surveys the distribution of the world’s population and the food production of all countries chosen as important by reason of either their demands on the world food market or their contributions to it. The author concludes that the more advanced…

    eBook – 2019-07-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Food Supply and Policy

  • African Food Systems in Crisis: Part One: Microperspectives book cover

    African Food Systems in Crisis

    Part One: Microperspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rebecca Huss-Ashmore, Solomon H Katz

    Originally published in 1990. Produced by the Task Force on African Famine of the American Anthropological Association, this is the first of a multi-part project dealing with the long-term and ongoing food crisis in Africa primarily at the level of local production-the microperspective. It offers a…

    eBook – 2019-07-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Food Supply and Policy

  • African Food Systems in Crisis: Part Two: Contending with Change book cover

    African Food Systems in Crisis

    Part Two: Contending with Change, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rebecca Huss-Ashmore, Solomon H Katz

    Originally published in 1991. Commissioned by the Task Force on African Famine of the American Anthropological Association, this the second part of a project examining the causes of food system failure in Africa and the effects of attempts to remedy the situation. It evaluates the…

    eBook – 2019-07-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Food Supply and Policy

  • The Politics of Agenda Setting: The Car and the Shaping of Public Policy book cover

    The Politics of Agenda Setting

    The Car and the Shaping of Public Policy, 1st Edition

    By Nick Robinson

    This title was first published in 2000. A timely look at the politics of agenda setting in relation to the car, under both the Conservative and Labour governments since the late 1980s.…

    eBook – 2019-07-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The New Evolutionary Paradigm: Keynote Volume book cover

    The New Evolutionary Paradigm

    Keynote Volume, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ervin Laszlo

    Originally published in 1991, The New Evolutionary Paradigm provides an innovative and cross disciplinary look at evolution. While Darwin’s theory of evolution was originally restricted to the life sciences, in recent years the same principles have been applied successfully to historical, social…

    eBook – 2019-07-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Evolution-Revolution: Patterns of Development in Nature Society, Man and Knowledge book cover

    Evolution-Revolution

    Patterns of Development in Nature Society, Man and Knowledge, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ervin Laszlo, Rubin Goetsky

    Originally published in 1971 Evolution – Revolution is an interdisciplinary volume examining inquiry around the central topic of evolution and revolution. Containing contributions from a number of eminent academics of the time, the book addresses the meaning and application of evolution and…

    eBook – 2019-07-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Culture-Meaning-Architecture: Critical Reflections on the Work of Amos Rapoport book cover

    Culture-Meaning-Architecture

    Critical Reflections on the Work of Amos Rapoport, 1st Edition

    Edited by Keith Diaz Moore

    This title was first pulished in 2000:  This collection of essays provides an excellent integrated source for the latest thinking in multiple disciplines on the issue of culture and its relationship with built form and hence, human environmental experience. Whether one is primarily interested…

    eBook – 2019-07-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Quantitative Studies in Green and Conservation Criminology: The Measurement of Environmental Harm and Crime book cover

    Quantitative Studies in Green and Conservation Criminology

    The Measurement of Environmental Harm and Crime, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael J. Lynch, Stephen F. Pires

    During the early development and throughout the short history of green/conservation criminology, limited attention has been directed toward quantitative analyses of relevant environmental crime, law and justice concerns. While recognizing the importance of establishing a theory and terminology in…

    eBook – 2019-07-17
    Routledge
    Green Criminology

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