Paperbacks Direct: Environment and Sustainability

  • Grassroots Environmental Governance: Community engagements with industry book cover

    Grassroots Environmental Governance

    Community engagements with industry, 1st Edition

    Edited by Leah S. Horowitz, Michael J. Watts

    Grassroots movements can pose serious challenges to both governments and corporations. However, grassroots actors possess a variety of motivations, and their visions of development may evolve in complex ways. Meanwhile, their relative powerlessness obliges them to forge an array of shifting…

    Paperback – 2019-03-05
    Routledge

  • Duties Regarding Nature: A Kantian Environmental Ethic book cover

    Duties Regarding Nature

    A Kantian Environmental Ethic, 1st Edition

    By Toby Svoboda

    In this book, Toby Svoboda develops and defends a Kantian environmental virtue ethic, challenging the widely-held view that Kant's moral philosophy has little to offer environmental ethics. On the contrary, Svoboda contends that on Kantian grounds, there is good moral reason to care about…

    Paperback – 2019-03-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Ethics and Moral Theory

  • Carbon Footprints as Cultural-Ecological Metaphors book cover

    Carbon Footprints as Cultural-Ecological Metaphors

    1st Edition

    By Anita Girvan

    Through an examination of carbon footprint metaphors, this books demonstrates the ways in which climate change and other ecological issues are culturally and materially constituted through metaphor. The carbon footprint metaphor has achieved a ubiquitous presence in Anglo-North American public…

    Paperback – 2019-03-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Environmental Humanities

  • African Philosophy and Environmental Conservation book cover

    African Philosophy and Environmental Conservation

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jonathan O. Chimakonam

    African Philosophy and Environmental Conservation is about the unconcern for, and marginalisation of, the environment in African philosophy. The issue of the environment is still very much neglected by governments, corporate bodies, academics and specifically, philosophers in the sub-Saharan Africa…

    Paperback – 2019-03-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

  • Green Chemistry for Environmental Sustainability book cover

    Green Chemistry for Environmental Sustainability

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sanjay K. Sharma, Ackmez Mudhoo

    When the Nobel Prize Committee recognized the importance of green chemistry with its 2005 Nobel Prize for Chemistry, this relatively new science came into its own. Although no concerted agreement has been reached yet about the exact content and limits of this interdisciplinary discipline, there…

    Paperback – 2019-03-05
    CRC Press

  • Fisheries Economics, Volume I: Collected Essays book cover

    Fisheries Economics, Volume I

    Collected Essays, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lee G. Anderson

    This title was first published in 2002: This important collection of international research on fisheries economics offers a comprehensive source of contemporary research on key topics in the field, as well as presenting the history of how the economic theory of fisheries exploitation has developed.…

    Paperback – 2019-02-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Routledge Handbook of Environmental Economics in Asia book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Environmental Economics in Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Shunsuke Managi

    Problems of climate change, biodiversity and air pollution are clearly growing globally, but more particularly in Asia because of its economic importance and richness in nature. The increasing interest in environmental and resource economics applied in regions of Asia will make this book an…

    Paperback – 2019-02-14
    Routledge

  • Energy For Water: Regional Case Studies book cover

    Energy For Water

    Regional Case Studies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Christopher Napoli

    Water and energy are inextricably linked as unsound management of either resource can have an impact on the cost, availability, and sustainability of the other. This book explores the "energy for water" component of the water–energy nexus. It offers diverse case studies from around the world…

    Paperback – 2019-02-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Special Issues on Water Policy and Governance

  • Sustainable Development: Environment, Energy and Water Resources book cover

    Sustainable Development

    Environment, Energy and Water Resources, 1st Edition

    By M. K. Ghosh Roy

    The over-exploitation of the Earth’s resources has brought about an unsustainable situation where biodiversity and ecological balance are under dire threat. But the most immediate concern is global warming, caused by high anthropogenic emission of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere. Global warming is…

    Paperback – 2019-02-07
    CRC Press

  • Tropical Fruit Tree Diversity: Good practices for in situ and on-farm conservation book cover

    Tropical Fruit Tree Diversity

    Good practices for in situ and on-farm conservation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bhuwon Sthapit, Hugo Lamers, Ramanatha Rao, Arwen Bailey

    Farmers have developed a range of agricultural practices to sustainably use and maintain a wide diversity of crop species in many parts of the world. This book documents good practices innovated by farmers and collects key reviews on good practices from global experts, not only from the case…

    Paperback – 2019-02-07
    Routledge
    Issues in Agricultural Biodiversity

  • Arctic Sustainability Research: Past, Present and Future book cover

    Arctic Sustainability Research

    Past, Present and Future, 1st Edition

    By Andrey N. Petrov, Shauna BurnSilver, F. Stuart Chapin III, Gail Fondahl, Jessica K. Graybill, Kathrin Keil, Annika E. Nilsson, Rudolf Riedlsperger, Peter Schweitzer

    The Arctic is one of the world’s regions most affected by cultural, socio-economic, environmental, and climatic changes. Over the last two decades, scholars, policymakers, extractive industries, governments, intergovernmental forums, and non-governmental organizations have turned their attention to…

    Paperback – 2019-02-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Polar Regions

  • Routledge Handbook of Water Law and Policy book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Water Law and Policy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Alistair Rieu-Clarke, Andrew Allan, Sarah Hendry

    Water plays a key role in addressing the most pressing global challenges of our time, including climate change adaptation, food and energy security, environmental sustainability and the promotion of peace and stability. This comprehensive handbook explores the pivotal place of law and…

    Paperback – 2019-02-07
    Routledge

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