Built Environment Products

  • Cities Leading Climate Action

    Urban Policy and Planning, 1st Edition

    By Sabrina Dekker

    This book provides local governments and interested stakeholders with insights into the challenges and opportunities inherent in addressing climate change. Drawing on in-depth case study research on Vancouver, Portland, Glasgow and Dublin, Dekker examines the policy development processes employed…

    Hardback – 2018-08-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Climate Change Research

  • Sustainable Energy Transformations, Power and Politics

    Morocco and the Mediterranean, 1st Edition

    By Sharlissa Moore

    This book analyses energy transitions and the opportunities and challenges for building sustainable energy systems to improve human capabilities while protecting the environment. Sufficient and secure energy supply is critical to human thriving and socioeconomic development. Yet energy systems are…

    Hardback – 2018-08-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Energy Transitions

  • A Place to Call Home

    Women as Agents of Change in Mumbai, 1st Edition

    By Ramya Ramanath

    Any city is a product of politics and economics, organizations and people. Yet, the life experiences of women uprooted from its poorest quarters seldom inform urban resettlement plans.  In this ethnographic field study, Ramya Ramanath, Associate Professor at DePaul University, examines the lives…

    Hardback – 2018-08-16
    Routledge

  • Forest Landscape Restoration

    Integrated Approaches to Support Effective Implementation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephanie Mansourian, John Parrotta

    Forest landscape restoration (FLR) is a planned process that aims to regain ecological integrity and enhance human wellbeing in deforested or degraded landscapes. The aim of this book is to explore options to better integrate the diverse dimensions - spatial, disciplinary, sectoral, and scientific…

    Hardback – 2018-08-16
    Routledge
    The Earthscan Forest Library

  • Universities and Regional Economic Development

    Engaging with the Periphery, 1st Edition

    Edited by Paul Benneworth

    In a knowledge-based economy, universities are vital institutions. This volume explores the roles that universities can play in peripheral regions, contributing to processes of regional economic development and innovative growth. Including a series of case studies drawn from Portugal, Norway,…

    Hardback – 2018-08-15
    Routledge
    Regions and Cities

  • Divided Spaces, Contested Pasts

    The Heritage of the Gallipoli Peninsula, 1st Edition

    By Lucienne Thys-Şenocak

    The Gallipoli peninsula in Turkey was the site of one of the most tragic and memorable battles of the twentieth century, with the Turks fighting the ANZAC (Australian New Zealand Army Corps) and soldiers from fifteen other countries. This book explores the history of its landscape, its people…

    Hardback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge

  • Petroleum Industry Transformations

    Lessons from Norway and Beyond, 1st Edition

    Edited by Taran Thune, Ole Andreas Engen, Olav Wicken

    Taking the case of the Norwegian petroleum industry as its vantage point, the book discusses the question of industrial transformations in resource-based industries. The book presents new, empirically-based analyses of the development of the petroleum industry, with an emphasis on three ongoing…

    Hardback – 2018-08-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Energy Transitions

  • Renewable Energy for the Arctic

    New Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gisele Arruda

    This book explores various facets of the transition to renewable energy in the Arctic region. It critically examines the adverse effects of fossil fuel extraction and use, environmental and social impacts of climate change, and the possibility of a low carbon energy system through innovation and…

    Hardback – 2018-08-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Energy Studies

  • Contemporary Issues in Construction in Developing Countries

    1st Edition

    Edited by George Ofori

    Economic growth and socio-economic development are particuliarly important for developing countries, and the construction industry plays a central role in driving both of these. Traditionally the issues faced have been assumed to be merely offshoots of those encountered in industrialised…

    Paperback – 2018-08-10
    Routledge
    CIB

  • Electromagnetic Environments and Health in Buildings

    1st Edition

    Edited by Derek Clements-Croome

    With increasing use of mobile phones and VDUs, levels of background radiation and electromagnetism are rising, particularly in the workplace and also in the home. To some extent this is unavoidable, but the level of dangers is unclear: is it trivially small, moderate or high? What are the risks of…

    Paperback – 2018-08-09
    Routledge

  • Housing for Degrowth

    Principles, Models, Challenges and Opportunities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anitra Nelson, François Schneider

    ‘Degrowth’, a type of ‘postgrowth’, is becoming a strong political, practical and cultural movement for downscaling and transforming societies beyond capitalist growth and non-capitalist productivism to achieve global sustainability and satisfy everyone’s basic needs. This groundbreaking…

    Hardback – 2018-08-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Environmental Humanities

  • Governing Shale Gas

    Development, Citizen Participation and Decision Making in the US, Canada, Australia and Europe, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Whitton, Matthew Cotton, Ioan M. Charnley-Parry, Kathy Brasier

    Shale energy development is an issue of global importance. The number of reserves globally, and their potential economic return, have increased dramatically in the past decade. Questions abound, however, about the appropriate governance systems to manage the risks of unconventional oil and gas…

    Hardback – 2018-08-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Energy Policy

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