Paperbacks Direct: Environmental Issues

  • The Media, Animal Conservation and Environmental Education book cover

    The Media, Animal Conservation and Environmental Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by John Blewitt

    Natural History filmmaking has a long history but the generic boundaries between it and environmental and conservation filmmaking are blurred. Nature, environment and animal imagery has been a mainstay of television, campaigning organisations and conservation bodies from Greenpeace to the Sierra…

    Paperback – 2015-07-23
    Routledge

  • The Future of Public Water Governance: Has Water Privatization Peaked? book cover

    The Future of Public Water Governance

    Has Water Privatization Peaked?, 1st Edition

    Edited by Christopher A. Scott, Bernard de Gouvello

    The privatization of water supply and wastewater systems, together with institutional restructuring of governance – through decentralization and the penetration of global firms in local and regional markets – have been promoted as solutions to increase economic efficiency and achieve universal…

    Paperback – 2015-07-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Special Issues on Water Policy and Governance

  • The Green Case (Routledge Revivals): A Sociology of Environmental Issues, Arguments and Politics book cover

    The Green Case (Routledge Revivals)

    A Sociology of Environmental Issues, Arguments and Politics, 1st Edition

    By Steven Yearley

    First published in 1991, this title provides a comprehensive and objective account of the basis of ‘green’ arguments and their social and political implications. By the beginning of the 1990s, environmental awareness had become widespread, popular, and fashionable throughout the West, adopted by…

    Paperback – 2015-07-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Values in Sustainable Development book cover

    Values in Sustainable Development

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jack Appleton

    To enhance sustainable development research and practice the values of the researchers, project managers and participants must first be made explicit. Values in Sustainable Development introduces and compares worldviews and values from multiple countries and perspectives, providing a survey of…

    Paperback – 2015-06-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sustainable Development

  • Communicating Environmental Patriotism: A Rhetorical History of the American Environmental Movement book cover

    Communicating Environmental Patriotism

    A Rhetorical History of the American Environmental Movement, 1st Edition

    By Anne Marie Todd

    Environmental patriotism, the belief that the national environment defines a country’s greatness, is a significant strand in twentieth century American environmentalism. This book is the first to explore the history of environmental patriotism in America through the intriguing stories of…

    Paperback – 2015-05-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

  • Global Ethics on Climate Change: The Planetary Crisis and Philosophical Alternatives book cover

    Global Ethics on Climate Change

    The Planetary Crisis and Philosophical Alternatives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Martin Schonfeld

    The volatility of climate change is increasing. It is bad news, and many climatologists, policy analysts and environmental groups regard the West as the largest contributor to the problems caused by climate change. This book raises questions concerning the systemic and cultural reasons for Western…

    Paperback – 2015-04-27
    Routledge

  • Green Grabbing: A New Appropriation of Nature book cover

    Green Grabbing: A New Appropriation of Nature

    1st Edition

    Edited by James Fairhead, Melissa Leach, Ian Scoones

    Across the world, ecosystems are for sale. ‘Green grabbing’ – the appropriation of land and resources for environmental ends – is an emerging process of deep and growing significance. A vigorous debate on ‘land grabbing’ already highlights instances where ‘green’ credentials are called…

    Paperback – 2015-04-27
    Routledge
    Critical Agrarian Studies

  • Natural Heritage: At the Interface of Nature and Culture book cover

    Natural Heritage

    At the Interface of Nature and Culture, 1st Edition

    Edited by Peter Howard, Thymio Papayannis

    It has become more and more accepted that nature conservation is not possible without taking into account human activities. Thus an integrated approach to both the natural and cultural heritage is being encouraged and developed. Gathering a number of distinguished authors with diverse backgrounds (…

    Paperback – 2015-04-10
    Routledge

  • Experiencing Environment and Place through Children's Literature book cover

    Experiencing Environment and Place through Children's Literature

    1st Edition

    Edited by Amy Cutter-Mackenzie, Phillip Payne, Alan Reid

    Recent scholarship on children’s literature displays a wide variety of interests in classic and contemporary children’s books. While environmental and ecological concerns have led to an interest in ‘ecocriticism’, as yet there is little on the significance of the ecological imagination and…

    Paperback – 2014-08-15
    Routledge

  • Quality of Life and Public Management: Redefining Development in the Local Environment book cover

    Quality of Life and Public Management

    Redefining Development in the Local Environment, 1st Edition

    By John Whitelegg

    Quality of Life and Public Management explores the possibility for a dramatic and significant improvement in quality of life for all population groups and sub-groups in the UK. Strongly evidence-based, the book draws on case study data and comparisons into local and central government structure,…

    Paperback – 2014-07-01
    Routledge

  • The Human Right to Water and its Application in the Occupied Palestinian Territories book cover

    The Human Right to Water and its Application in the Occupied Palestinian Territories

    1st Edition

    By Amanda Cahill Ripley

    The Human Right to Water and Its Application in the Occupied Palestinian Territories provides an overview and examination of the human right to water as determined under international human rights law. This is a highly topical issue, with the UN General Assembly having passed a resolution which…

    Paperback – 2013-04-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • Climate Change and Foreign Policy: Case Studies from East to West book cover

    Climate Change and Foreign Policy

    Case Studies from East to West, 1st Edition

    Edited by Paul G. Harris

    Climate Change and Foreign Policy: Case Studies from East to West and its companion volume, Environmental Change and Foreign Policy: Theory and Practice, examine and explain the role of foreign policy politics, processes and institutions in efforts to protect the environment and natural resources.…

    Paperback – 2013-03-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

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