Paperbacks Direct: Environment and Sustainability

  • Domestic Environmental Labour: An Ecofeminist Perspective on Making Homes Greener book cover

    Domestic Environmental Labour

    An Ecofeminist Perspective on Making Homes Greener, 1st Edition

    By Carol Farbotko

    This book addresses the question of domestic environmental labour from an ecofeminist perspective. A work of cultural geography, it explores the proposition that the practice and politics of domestic labour being undertaken in the name of ‘the environment’ needs to be better recognized, understood…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Low Carbon Politics: A Cultural Approach Focusing on Low Carbon Electricity book cover

    Low Carbon Politics

    A Cultural Approach Focusing on Low Carbon Electricity, 1st Edition

    By David Toke

    Low Carbon Politics focuses on how policies and institutions have influenced the deployment of renewable energy and nuclear power in the electricity sector. Cultural theory is used to analyse this. Egalitarian pressures have had a profound influence on technological outcomes, not merely in securing…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Archaeology in Environment and Technology: Intersections and Transformations book cover

    Archaeology in Environment and Technology

    Intersections and Transformations, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Frankel, Susan Lawrence, Jennifer Webb

    Environments, landscapes, and ecological systems are often seen as fundamental by archaeologists, but how they relate to society is understood in very different ways. The chapters in this book take environment, culture, and technology together. All have been the focus of much attention; often one…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Land-Use Planning for Sustainable Development book cover

    Land-Use Planning for Sustainable Development

    2nd Edition

    By M.A. Silberstein, Chris Maser

    Thirteen years ago, the first edition of Land-Use Planning for Sustainable Development examined the question: is the environmental doomsday scenario inevitable? It then presented the underlying concepts of sustainable land-use planning and an array of alternatives for modifying conventional…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    CRC Press

  • Islamic Environmentalism: Activism in the United States and Great Britain book cover

    Islamic Environmentalism

    Activism in the United States and Great Britain, 1st Edition

    By Rosemary Hancock

    Islamic Environmentalism examines Muslim involvement in environmentalism in the United States and Great Britain. The book focuses upon Muslim activists and Islamic organizations that approach environmentalism as a religious duty: offering environmental readings of Islamic scriptures, and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Facilitating the Resettlement and Rights of Climate Refugees: An Argument for Developing Existing Principles and Practices book cover

    Facilitating the Resettlement and Rights of Climate Refugees

    An Argument for Developing Existing Principles and Practices, 1st Edition

    By Avidan Kent, Simon Behrman

    One of the most significant impacts of climate change is migration. Yet, to date, climate-induced migrants are falling within what has been defined by some as a ‘protection gap’. This book addresses this issue, first by identifying precisely where the gap exists, by reviewing the relevant legal…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Literature and Ecofeminism: Intersectional and International Voices book cover

    Literature and Ecofeminism

    Intersectional and International Voices, 1st Edition

    Edited by Douglas A. Vakoch, Sam Mickey

    Bringing together ecofeminism and ecological literary criticism (ecocriticism), this book presents diverse ways of understanding and responding to the tangled relationships between the personal, social, and environmental dimensions of human experience and expression. Literature and Ecofeminism…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • China's Soil Pollution and Degradation Problems book cover

    China's Soil Pollution and Degradation Problems

    1st Edition

    By Claudio O. Delang

    China’s air pollution is infamous. The haze can make it impossible to see buildings across the street, and the pollution forces schools to close and creates health and morbidity problems, in addition to tremendous environmental degradation. However, China also faces another important environmental…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Environmental Management System ISO 14001: 2004: Handbook of Transition with CD-ROM book cover

    Environmental Management System ISO 14001: 2004

    Handbook of Transition with CD-ROM, 1st Edition

    By Syed Haider

    Environmental Management System ISO 14001:2004 provides the information and practical know-how required to facilitate a smooth adoption and incorporation of the latest revisions and enhancements put forth by the International Organization for Standardization. This unique work shows how to adopt or…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    CRC Press

  • Green Infrastructure: Current Debates for Policy, Practice and Implementation book cover

    Green Infrastructure

    Current Debates for Policy, Practice and Implementation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ian C. Mell

    Our understandings of the landscapes around us are constantly changing. How we interact with, manage and value these spaces is important, as it helps us to ensure we live in attractive, functional and sustainable places. Green Infrastructure planning is the current ‘go-to’ approach in landscape…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Economics of International Environmental Agreements: A Critical Approach book cover

    Economics of International Environmental Agreements

    A Critical Approach, 1st Edition

    Edited by M. Özgür Kayalıca, Selim Çağatay, Hakan Mıhçı

    International environmental agreements provide a basis for countries to address ecological problems on a global scale. However, countries are heterogeneous with respect to their economic structures and to the problems relating to the environment that they encounter. Therefore, economic…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Ethics and Future Generations book cover

    Ethics and Future Generations

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rahul Kumar

    Existing human beings stand in a unique relationship of asymmetrical influence over future generations. Our choices now can settle whether there are any human beings in the further future; how many will exist; what capacities and abilities they might have; and what the character of the natural…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

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