Paperbacks Direct: Environment and Sustainability

  • Markets, Politics and the Environment: An Introduction to Planning Theory book cover

    Markets, Politics and the Environment

    An Introduction to Planning Theory, 1st Edition

    By Barry Goodchild

    Markets, Politics and the Environment answers three groups of question: What is planning?’ and as part of this ‘What are its key features as a style of social practice and action?’ and ‘How does planning as a style of social practice relate to social and economic change? How, as part of the…

    Paperback – 2018-06-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Planning and Urban Design

  • Climate Change Finance and International Law book cover

    Climate Change Finance and International Law

    1st Edition

    By Alexander Zahar

    Since 2010, a significant quantity of international climate change finance has begun to reach developing countries. However, the transfer of finance under the international climate change regime – the legal and ethical obligations that underpin it, the constraints on its use, its intended outcomes,…

    Paperback – 2018-06-28
    Routledge

  • Humanities for the Environment: Integrating knowledge, forging new constellations of practice book cover

    Humanities for the Environment

    Integrating knowledge, forging new constellations of practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Joni Adamson, Michael Davis

    Humanities for the Environment, or HfE, is an ambitious project that from 2013-2015 was funded by a generous grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. The project networked universities and researchers internationally through a system of 'observatories'. This book collects the work of…

    Paperback – 2018-06-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Environmental Humanities

  • The Economics of the Gas Supply Industry book cover

    The Economics of the Gas Supply Industry

    1st Edition

    By Malcolm Abbott

    In recent years, natural gas has become a major source of energy, with trade across borders increasing through both pipelines and as Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG). Owing to this global development, this book traces the development of the gas supply industry, from localised to national industries and…

    Paperback – 2018-06-28
    Routledge

  • The Economics of Waste Management in East Asia book cover

    The Economics of Waste Management in East Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Masashi Yamamoto, Eiji Hosoda

    The existing literature provides very little information on the real and current process of waste disposal and recycling in China. China generates large amount of waste and it covers about 20 % of the world waste trade. This book focuses on China’s waste management and recycling policy. The book…

    Paperback – 2018-06-28
    Routledge

  • Business and Post-disaster Management: Business, organisational and consumer resilience and the Christchurch earthquakes book cover

    Business and Post-disaster Management

    Business, organisational and consumer resilience and the Christchurch earthquakes, 1st Edition

    Edited by C. Michael Hall, Sanna Malinen, Rob Vosslamber, Russell Wordsworth

    This book provides a comprehensive examination of the effects of a natural disaster on businesses and organisations, and on a range of stakeholders, including employees and consumers. Research on how communities and businesses respond to disasters can inform policy and mitigate the cost and impacts…

    Paperback – 2018-06-28
    Routledge

  • Urban Development in India: Global Indians in the Remaking of Kolkata book cover

    Urban Development in India

    Global Indians in the Remaking of Kolkata, 1st Edition

    By Pablo Shiladitya Bose

    Indian diaspora has had a complex and multifaceted role in catalyzing, justifying and promoting a transformed urban landscape in India. Focussing on Kolkata/ Calcutta, this book analyses the changing landscapes over the past two decades of one of the world’s most fascinating and iconic cities.…

    Paperback – 2018-06-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Series on Urban South Asia

  • Rawls and the Environmental Crisis book cover

    Rawls and the Environmental Crisis

    1st Edition

    By Dominic Welburn

    The liberal political theorist John Rawls, despite remaining largely silent on ‘green concerns’, was writing during a time of increasing awareness that the ecological stability of the earth is being compromised by human activity. Rawls’s reluctance to engage with such concerns, however, has not…

    Paperback – 2018-06-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

  • Resilience, Environmental Justice and the City book cover

    Resilience, Environmental Justice and the City

    1st Edition

    Edited by Beth Schaefer Caniglia, Manuel Vallee, Beatrice Frank

    Urban centres are bastions of inequalities, where poverty, marginalization, segregation and health insecurity are magnified. Minorities and the poor – often residing in neighbourhoods characterized by degraded infrastructures, food and job insecurity, limited access to transport and health care,…

    Paperback – 2018-06-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Equity, Justice and the Sustainable City series

  • Brazil in the Anthropocene: Conflicts between predatory development and environmental policies book cover

    Brazil in the Anthropocene

    Conflicts between predatory development and environmental policies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Liz-Rejane Issberner, Philippe Léna

    Brazil is considered one of the world’s most important environmental powers. With a continental territory containing almost 70 per cent of the Amazon rainforest, along with a rich biodiversity and huge amount of natural resources, its geopolitical role in environmental decisions is crucial to…

    Paperback – 2018-06-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Environmental Humanities

  • Routledge Handbook of Religion and Ecology book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Religion and Ecology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Willis J. Jenkins, Mary Evelyn Tucker, John Grim

    The moral values and interpretive systems of religions are crucially involved in how people imagine the challenges of sustainability and how societies mobilize to enhance ecosystem resilience and human well-being. The Routledge Handbook of Religion and Ecology provides the most comprehensive and…

    Paperback – 2018-06-20
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Corporate Water Strategies book cover

    Corporate Water Strategies

    1st Edition

    By William Sarni

    In the past businesses have viewed water as a minimal operational cost and not a strategic issue. However, water has now emerged as a critical issue for both corporations and the public sector in response to increased water demand, climatic risks and potentially negative impacts on brand value.…

    Paperback – 2018-06-20
    Routledge

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