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  • Climate Change Adaptation and Social Resilience in the Sundarbans book cover

    Climate Change Adaptation and Social Resilience in the Sundarbans

    1st Edition

    Edited by Anna O'Donnell, Quentin Wodon

    Household vulnerability to weather shocks and changing climatic conditions has become a major concern in developing countries. Yet the empirical evidence remains limited on the impact that changing environmental conditions have on households. This book explores climate change adaptation using a…

    Paperback – 2019-01-17
    Routledge

  • Forest Tenure Reform in Asia and Africa: Local Control for Improved Livelihoods, Forest Management, and Carbon Sequestration book cover

    Forest Tenure Reform in Asia and Africa

    Local Control for Improved Livelihoods, Forest Management, and Carbon Sequestration, 1st Edition

    Edited by Randall Bluffstone, Elizabeth J.Z. Robinson

    Forest tenure reforms are occurring in many developing countries around the world. These reforms typically include devolution of forest lands to local people and communities, which has attracted a great deal of attention and interest. While the nature and level of devolution vary by country, all…

    Paperback – 2019-01-17
    Routledge
    Environment for Development

  • China’s Role in Reducing Carbon Emissions: The Stabilisation of Energy Consumption and the Deployment of Renewable Energy book cover

    China’s Role in Reducing Carbon Emissions

    The Stabilisation of Energy Consumption and the Deployment of Renewable Energy, 1st Edition

    By David Toke

    China, a still developing economy comprising a fifth of the world’s population, will play a key role in the global movement towards reducing carbon emissions. The aims of the Paris Agreement may stand or fall with China, both for its own contribution and the example it will set the developing world…

    Paperback – 2019-01-11
    Routledge

  • Environmental Water Markets and Regulation: A comparative legal approach book cover

    Environmental Water Markets and Regulation

    A comparative legal approach, 1st Edition

    By Katherine Owens

    River systems around the world are degraded and are being used unsustainably. Meeting this challenge requires the development of flexible regimes that have the potential to meet essential consumptive needs while restoring environmental flows. This book focuses on how water trading frameworks can be…

    Paperback – 2019-01-11
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management

  • Climate Change Adaptation and Development book cover

    Climate Change Adaptation and Development

    1st Edition

    Edited by John Carstensen

    Climate change is real and it is man-made. We have put so many greenhouse gas pollutants into the atmosphere that we will see significant and long-term change that we need to adapt and adjust to. It is important for development practitioners to understand these impacts and the challenge of how and…

    Paperback – 2019-01-11
    Routledge

  • The Economics of Ecosystems and Biodiversity in National and International Policy Making book cover

    The Economics of Ecosystems and Biodiversity in National and International Policy Making

    1st Edition

    Edited by Patrick ten Brink

    The Economics of Ecosystems and Biodiversity (TEEB) study is a major international initiative drawing attention to local, national and global economic benefits of biodiversity, to highlight the growing costs of biodiversity loss and ecosystem degradation, the benefits of investing in natural…

    Paperback – 2019-01-10
    Routledge
    TEEB - The Economics of Ecosystems and Biodiversity

  • The Ethical Underpinnings of Climate Economics book cover

    The Ethical Underpinnings of Climate Economics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Adrian Walsh, Säde Hormio, Duncan Purves

    Despite their obvious importance, the ethical implications of climate change are often neglected in economic evaluations of mitigation and adaptation policies. Economic climate models provide estimates of the value of mitigation benefits, provide understanding of the costs of reducing emissions,…

    Paperback – 2019-01-10
    Routledge

  • Making Electricity Resilient: Risk and Security in a Liberalized Infrastructure book cover

    Making Electricity Resilient

    Risk and Security in a Liberalized Infrastructure, 1st Edition

    By Antti Silvast

    Energy risk and security have become topical matters in Western and international policy discussions; ranging from international climate change mitigation to investment in energy infrastructures to support economic growth and more sustainable energy provisions. As such, ensuring the resilience of…

    Paperback – 2019-01-03
    Routledge

  • Geographies of Meat: Politics, Economy and Culture book cover

    Geographies of Meat

    Politics, Economy and Culture, 1st Edition

    By Harvey Neo, Jody Emel

    With the ever rising demand for meat around the world, the production of meat has changed dramatically in the past few decades. What has brought about the increasing popularity and attendant normalization of factory farms across many parts of the world? What are some of the ways to resist such…

    Paperback – 2018-12-19
    Routledge
    Critical Food Studies

  • A Political Economy of Attention, Mindfulness and Consumerism: Reclaiming the Mindful Commons book cover

    A Political Economy of Attention, Mindfulness and Consumerism

    Reclaiming the Mindful Commons, 1st Edition

    By Peter Doran

    The power of capital is the power to target our attention, mould market-ready identities, and reduce the public realm to an endless series of choices. This has far-reaching implications for our psychological, physical and spiritual well-being, and ultimately for our global ecology. In this consumer…

    Paperback – 2018-12-19
    Routledge

  • Integrated Water Resources Management: From concept to implementation book cover

    Integrated Water Resources Management

    From concept to implementation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Cecilia Tortajada

    The book includes seventeen excellent researched and documented papers that reflect the diversity of thought, ideas and experiences related to IWRM. They draw from an extensive, inclusive and geographically representative range of theoretical propositions and practical examples. These include…

    Paperback – 2018-12-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Special Issues on Water Policy and Governance

  • Energy Policy in China book cover

    Energy Policy in China

    1st Edition

    By Chi-Jen Yang

    Energy policy has always been an important part of China’s national policy agenda. Although the overall Chinese economy has become largely market-driven, its energy sectors are still subject to varying degrees of government control. Authoritarian governance allows China to move very quickly in some…

    Paperback – 2018-10-26
    Routledge

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