Politics & International Relations: Environmental Politics

  • Nature, Liberty and Dystopia: On the Moral Significance of Nature for Human Freedom book cover

    Nature, Liberty and Dystopia

    On the Moral Significance of Nature for Human Freedom

    By Piers H.G. Stephens

    This new fascinating study is grounded in the history of modern political ideas to illuminate how nature may be regarded as a touchstone of liberty in political thought. Piers Stephens skilfully argues that the genre of utopias and dystopias is the key modern example of popular…

    Hardback – 2019-03-15 
    Routledge
    Environmental Politics

  • Australian Climate Policy and Diplomacy: Government-Industry Discourses book cover

    Australian Climate Policy and Diplomacy

    Government-Industry Discourses

    By Ben Parr

    Hardback – 2019-03-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Environment and Sustainability

  • The Right to Nature: Social Movements, Environmental Justice and Neoliberal Natures book cover

    The Right to Nature

    Social Movements, Environmental Justice and Neoliberal Natures

    Edited by Elia Apostolopoulou, Jose A. Cortes-Vazquez

    Since the 2008 financial crash the expansion of neoliberalism has had an enormous impact on nature-society relations around the world. In response, various environmental movements have emerged opposing the neoliberal restructuring of environmental policies using arguments that often bridge…

    Paperback – 2019-03-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Environmental Policy

  • Armed Conflict, Women and Climate Change book cover

    Armed Conflict, Women and Climate Change

    By Jody M. Prescott

    The gender-differentiated and more severe impacts of armed conflict upon women and girls are well recognised by the international community, as demonstrated by UN Security Council Resolution (UNSCR) 1325 on Women, Peace and Security and subsequent resolutions. Similarly, the development community…

    Paperback – 2019-02-28 
    Routledge

  • Urban Poverty in the Wake of Environmental Disaster: Rehabilitation, Resilience and Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda) book cover

    Urban Poverty in the Wake of Environmental Disaster

    Rehabilitation, Resilience and Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda)

    By Maria Ela Atienza, Pauline Eadie, May Tan-Mullins

    This book investigates the best strategies for poverty alleviation in post-disaster urban environments, and the conditions necessary for the success and scaling up of these strategies. Using the case study of typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda), the strongest typhoon ever to make landfall, the book aims to…

    Hardback – 2019-02-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Humanitarian Studies

  • A Cultural History of Famine: Food Security and the Environment in India and Britain book cover

    A Cultural History of Famine

    Food Security and the Environment in India and Britain

    Edited by Ayesha Mukherjee

    The term "food security" does not immediately signal research done in humanities disciplines. It refers to a complex, contested issue, whose currency and significance are hardly debatable given present concerns about environmental change, resource management, and sustainability. The subject is…

    Hardback – 2019-02-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Environmental Humanities

  • Resources, Financial Risk and the Dynamics of Growth: Systems and society book cover

    Resources, Financial Risk and the Dynamics of Growth

    Systems and society

    By Aled Jones, Roberto Pasqualino

    Decision making processes within government and the finance sector are unable to adequately engage with the interconnectivity of environmental, economic, geopolitical, societal and technological systems, and the associated growth in systemic risk. One significant factor is the inability of models…

    Hardback – 2019-01-31 
    Routledge

  • Environmental Policy and Governance in an Era of Climate Change book cover

    Environmental Policy and Governance in an Era of Climate Change

    By Matthew Nowlin

    As the world considers how to deal with the impacts of a changing climate, it’s vital that we understand the ways in which the United States’ policymaking process addresses environmental issues. A mix of existing political theory and original analysis, Environmental Policy and Governance in an Era…

    Paperback – 2019-01-30 
    Routledge

  • Business Battles in the US Energy Sector: Lessons for a Clean Energy Transition book cover

    Business Battles in the US Energy Sector

    Lessons for a Clean Energy Transition

    By Christian Downie

    This book is ground breaking in its study of business actors in climate and energy politics. While various studies have demonstrated the influence of business actors across multiple policy domains, this is the first to examine the behaviour of business actors in energy centric sectors in the US…

    Hardback – 2019-01-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Energy Policy

  • Routledge Handbook of the Study of the Commons book cover

    Routledge Handbook of the Study of the Commons

    Edited by Blake Hudson, Jonathan Rosenbloom, Dan Cole

    The "commons" has come to mean many things to many people, and the term is often used inconsistently. The study of the commons has expanded dramatically since Garrett Hardin’s The Tragedy of the Commons (1968) popularized the dilemma faced by users of common pool resources. This comprehensive…

    Hardback – 2019-01-16 
    Routledge

  • Corporate Sustainability in the 21st Century: Increasing the Resilience of Social-Ecological Systems book cover

    Corporate Sustainability in the 21st Century

    Increasing the Resilience of Social-Ecological Systems

    By Rafael Sardá Borroy, Stefano Pogutz

    Corporate sustainability needs a rethink. We have entered the human-influenced Anthropocene age, and we are witnessing accelerating changes in earth system processes. Businesses’ current initiatives, such as product innovation and pollution reduction, are not enough to combat the intensifying…

    Paperback – 2019-01-09 
    Routledge

  • The Green Economy in the Global South book cover

    The Green Economy in the Global South

    Edited by Stefano Ponte, Daniel Brockington

    The idea and practice of the ‘green economy’ is gaining momentum, coinciding with financial instability and continued economic woe in the Global North, but generally more positive economic circumstances in the Global South. ‘Green economic initiatives’ in the Global South are multiplying, and…

    Paperback – 2019-01-04 
    Routledge
    ThirdWorlds

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