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  • Social Change and Political Transformation book cover

    Social Change and Political Transformation

    1st Edition

    Edited by Chris Rootes, Howard Davis

    Social Change in Political Transformation is thorough examination of political transformation the book features contributors from western and eastern Europe, giving their views on how European society and institutions are changing. The themes of social change, new movements and the development of…

    Paperback – 2020-05-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: British Sociological Association

  • Governing Shale Gas: Development, Citizen Participation and Decision Making in the US, Canada, Australia and Europe book cover

    Governing Shale Gas

    Development, Citizen Participation and Decision Making in the US, Canada, Australia and Europe, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Whitton, Matthew Cotton, Ioan M. Charnley-Parry, Kathy Brasier

    Shale energy development is an issue of global importance. The number of reserves globally, and their potential economic return, have increased dramatically in the past decade. Questions abound, however, about the appropriate governance systems to manage the risks of unconventional oil and gas…

    Paperback – 2020-02-07 
    Routledge

  • Climate Justice and the Economy: Social mobilization, knowledge and the political book cover

    Climate Justice and the Economy

    Social mobilization, knowledge and the political, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stefan Gaarsmand Jacobsen

    As climate change has increasingly become the main focus of environmentalist activism since the late 1990s, the global economic drivers of CO2 emissions are now a major concern for radical greens. In turn, the emphasis on connected crises in both natural and social systems has attracted more…

    Paperback – 2020-02-06 
    Routledge

  • A Critical Approach to Climate Change Adaptation: Discourses, Policies and Practices book cover

    A Critical Approach to Climate Change Adaptation

    Discourses, Policies and Practices, 1st Edition

    Edited by Silja Klepp, Libertad Chavez-Rodriguez

    This edited volume brings together critical research on climate change adaptation discourses, policies, and practices from a multi-disciplinary perspective. Drawing on examples from countries including Colombia, Mexico, Canada, Germany, Russia, Tanzania, Indonesia, and the Pacific Islands, the…

    Paperback – 2020-02-06 
    Routledge

  • Green Parties and Political Change in Contemporary Europe: New Politics, Old Predicaments book cover

    Green Parties and Political Change in Contemporary Europe

    New Politics, Old Predicaments, 1st Edition

    By Michael O'Neill

    Published in 1997, This book offers an up-to-date guide to the Green parties of Western Europe as the optimism of the 1980s confronts the ‘Green fatigue’ of the 1990s. The approach is both thematic and comparative. Green politics in Europe is located in its historical and cultural context. There is…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Thinking Ecologically About the Global Political Economy book cover

    Thinking Ecologically About the Global Political Economy

    1st Edition

    By Ryan Katz-Rosene, Matthew Paterson

    This book advances an ecologically grounded approach to International Political Economy (IPE). Katz-Rosene and Paterson address a lacuna in the literature by exploring the question of how thinking ecologically transforms our understanding of what IPE is and should be.The volume shows the ways in…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    RIPE Series in Global Political Economy

  • Un-making Environmental Activism: Beyond Modern/Colonial Binaries in the GMO Controversy book cover

    Un-making Environmental Activism

    Beyond Modern/Colonial Binaries in the GMO Controversy, 1st Edition

    By Doerthe Rosenow

    Much environmental activism is caught in a logic that plays science against emotion, objective evidence against partisan aims, and human interest against a nature that has intrinsic value. Radical activists, by contrast, play down the role of science in determining environmental politics, but read…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Transboundary Water Cooperation: Principles, Practice and Prospects for China and Its Neighbours book cover

    Transboundary Water Cooperation

    Principles, Practice and Prospects for China and Its Neighbours, 1st Edition

    Edited by Patricia Wouters, Huiping Chen, James E. Nickum

    China and its neighbours face a series of water security issues, in which international law plays a vital role. Paramount to both policymakers and researchers in the field of water law, the current status of transboundary water cooperation schemes and how these operate in China is of global…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Sustainability and Peaceful Coexistence for the Anthropocene book cover

    Sustainability and Peaceful Coexistence for the Anthropocene

    1st Edition

    Edited by Pasi Heikkurinen

    The rapid industrialization of societies has resulted in radical changes to the Earth’s biosphere and its local ecosystems. Climate scientists have recorded and forecasted worrying global temperature rises going back to the early twentieth century, while biologists and palaeontologists have…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Post-Sustainability: Tragedy and Transformation book cover

    Post-Sustainability

    Tragedy and Transformation, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Foster

    The sustainability discourse and policy paradigm have failed to deliver. In particular, they have failed to avert the dangerously disruptive climate change which is now inevitable. So, if there is still a case for some transformed or revitalised version of sustainability, that case must now surely…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Low Carbon Politics: A Cultural Approach Focusing on Low Carbon Electricity book cover

    Low Carbon Politics

    A Cultural Approach Focusing on Low Carbon Electricity, 1st Edition

    By David Toke

    Low Carbon Politics focuses on how policies and institutions have influenced the deployment of renewable energy and nuclear power in the electricity sector. Cultural theory is used to analyse this. Egalitarian pressures have had a profound influence on technological outcomes, not merely in securing…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Facilitating the Resettlement and Rights of Climate Refugees: An Argument for Developing Existing Principles and Practices book cover

    Facilitating the Resettlement and Rights of Climate Refugees

    An Argument for Developing Existing Principles and Practices, 1st Edition

    By Avidan Kent, Simon Behrman

    One of the most significant impacts of climate change is migration. Yet, to date, climate-induced migrants are falling within what has been defined by some as a ‘protection gap’. This book addresses this issue, first by identifying precisely where the gap exists, by reviewing the relevant legal…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

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