Paperbacks Direct: Environmental Issues

  • Drinking Water: A Socio-economic Analysis of Historical and Societal Variation book cover

    Drinking Water: A Socio-economic Analysis of Historical and Societal Variation

    1st Edition

    By Mark Harvey

    In this fascinating and challenging work, the author analyses the way water for drinking is produced, distributed, owned, acquired, and consumed in contrasting ways in different settings. From the taken-for-granted, all-purpose water, flowing out of taps in advanced economies to extreme…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Handbook of Tourism and Sustainability book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Tourism and Sustainability

    1st Edition

    Edited by C. Michael Hall, Stefan Gossling, Daniel Scott

    Routledge Handbook of Tourism and Sustainability from C. Michael Hall, Stefan Gössling, Daniel Scottis one of the winners of the ITB BookAwards 2016 in the category Specialist tourism literature! Sustainability remains one of the major issues in tourism today. Concerns over climate and…

    Paperback – 2017-05-25
    Routledge

  • Scientific Tourism: Researchers as Travellers book cover

    Scientific Tourism

    Researchers as Travellers, 1st Edition

    Edited by Susan Slocum, Carol Kline, Andrew Holden

    As researchers in emerging economies, scientists are often the first foreign visitors to stay in remote rural areas and, on occasion, form joint venture ecotourism and community tourism projects or poverty alleviation schemes between local agencies or NGOs, the local community, and their home…

    Paperback – 2017-05-25
    Routledge
    Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

  • Contested Forms of Governance in Marine Protected Areas: A Study of Co-Management and Adaptive Co-Management book cover

    Contested Forms of Governance in Marine Protected Areas

    A Study of Co-Management and Adaptive Co-Management, 1st Edition

    By Natalie Bown, Tim S. Gray, Selina M. Stead

    In this book, the authors examine the governance of marine protected areas (MPA), and in particular they compare two different forms of governance – co-management (CM) and adaptive co-management (ACM). CM is characterized by the decentralization of the decision-making process, incorporating the…

    Paperback – 2017-05-25
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Natural Resource Management

  • Public Policies for Environmental Protection book cover

    Public Policies for Environmental Protection

    1st Edition

    Edited by Paul R. Portney

    Originally published in 1990, this study tracks the issues, progress and problems in environmental issues in the United States from the 1980’s. Improvements in air and water quality as well as regulation of hazardous waste and toxic substances has led to new policies such as the Superfund Act and a…

    Paperback – 2017-04-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • State Mineral Enterprises: An Investigation into their Impact on International Mineral Markets book cover

    State Mineral Enterprises

    An Investigation into their Impact on International Mineral Markets, 1st Edition

    By Marian Radetzki

    State ownership in mineral industries has increased massively from the 1950’s affecting the world mineral sector greatly. Originally published in 1985, this study analyses the effects this had on the international market covering topics such as state takeovers of mineral firms, price stabilisation…

    Paperback – 2017-04-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Energy, Foresight and Strategy book cover

    Energy, Foresight and Strategy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Thomas J. Sargent

    The essays in Energy, Foresight and Strategy apply rational expectation theory to various energy markets with the intention of discussing issues relevant to analysis and decision making in the whole of the energy field. Originally published in 1985, issues explored include oil exportation, energy…

    Paperback – 2017-04-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Human Resources in the Urban Economy book cover

    Human Resources in the Urban Economy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mark Perlman

    Due to the urbanisation of American society and the economic problems that accompanied it; a series of conferences was held to explore the economics of human resources. Originally published in 1963, this study draws together papers from the first conference dealing mainly with the under-utilisation…

    Paperback – 2017-04-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Waterfowl and Wetlands: Toward Bioeconomic Analysis book cover

    Waterfowl and Wetlands

    Toward Bioeconomic Analysis, 1st Edition

    By Judd Hammack, Gardner Mallard Brown Jr.

    Originally published in 1974, Waterfowl and Wetlands analyses waterfowl hunting patterns in the late sixties in the hopes of protecting waterfowl resources such as wetlands. Wetlands are obviously an important resource for migratory waterfowl however they are often drained for agricultural purposes…

    Paperback – 2017-04-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Energy Development in the Southwest: Problems of Water, Fish and Wildlife in the Upper Colorado River Basin book cover

    Energy Development in the Southwest

    Problems of Water, Fish and Wildlife in the Upper Colorado River Basin, 1st Edition

    Edited by Walter O. Spofford, Jr., Alfred L. Parker, Allen V. Kneese

    First published in 1980, the first volume of Energy Development in the Southwest analyses four potential energy development scenarios for the Four Corner states (i.e., Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming) and for the Upper Colorado River Basin, based on alternative national energy…

    Paperback – 2017-04-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Economics of Managing Chlorofluorocarbons: Stratospheric Ozone and Climate Issues book cover

    The Economics of Managing Chlorofluorocarbons

    Stratospheric Ozone and Climate Issues, 1st Edition

    Edited by John H. Cumberland, James R. Hibbs, Irving Hoch

    Chlorofluorocarbons are known to be effective spray can propellants, solvents and refrigerators and were often used in deodorants, refrigerators and other goods. However, it was not known at the beginning of their use, the complex reaction that CFCs have on the earth’s climate. Originally published…

    Paperback – 2017-04-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Public Regulation of Site Selection for Nuclear Power Plants: Present Procedures and Reform Proposals — An Annotated Bibliography book cover

    Public Regulation of Site Selection for Nuclear Power Plants

    Present Procedures and Reform Proposals — An Annotated Bibliography, 1st Edition

    By Ernest D. Klema, Robert L. West

    Public regulation of site-selection for nuclear power plants is woven into the fabric of the distinctively-American experience in exercising government control over privately-owned public utilities. Originally published in 1977, the authors have identified the various dimensions of public concern…

    Paperback – 2017-04-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

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