Sustainable Development Products

  • Governing Sustainability in the EU

    From Political Discourse to Policy Practices

    By Ekaterina Domorenok

    This book examines the recent novelties in the EU agenda for sustainable development, illustrating how the process of policy change has occurred at different levels, comprising general priorities, specific objectives and policy instruments. More specifically, the volume focuses on the evolution of…

    Hardback – 2018-12-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in European Politics

  • Sustaining natural resources in a changing environment

    Edited by Linda Hantrais, Ruth Kattumuri, Ashley Thomas Lenihan

    Climate change and environmental degradation have intensified the pressures on crucial resources such as food and water security and air quality. In this collection, academic researchers and practitioners who have lived and worked in countries as geographically and culturally diverse as Brazil,…

    Hardback – 2018-12-09 
    Routledge
    Contemporary Issues in Social Science

  • Routledge Handbook of Climate Justice

    Edited by Tahseen Jafry

    The term ‘climate justice’ began to gain traction in the late 1990s following a wide range of activities by social and environmental justice movements that emerged in response to the operations of the fossil fuel industry and, later, to what their members saw as the failed global climate governance…

    Hardback – 2018-12-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Culture, Space and Climate Change

    Vulnerability and Resilience in European Coastal Areas

    By Thorsten Heimann

    Hardback – 2018-12-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Climate Change Research

  • Vanishing Borders

    Protecting the planet in the age of globalization

    By Hilary French

    The world is shrinking faster than ever. Goods, money, microbes, pollution, people and ideas are crossing boundaries ever more frequently. The implications for our future and for the health of the planet are profound. Vanishing Borders outlines the ecological challenges posed and then goes on to…

    Paperback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge
    The Worldwatch Environmental Alert Series

  • Asking the Earth

    Farms, Forestry and Survival in India

    By Winin Pereira, Jeremy Seabrook

    The need to produce food without the destructive chemical horrors of much modern farming, for an intelligent use of dwindling natural resources and for humane forms of production is universal, the practice is limited. This book is an account of one, large, instance of success in practice.…

    Paperback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge
    Natural Resource Management Set

  • No Timber Without Trees

    Sustainability in the tropical forest

    By Duncan Poore

    Much of the world's tropical timber is still supplied from natural forest, but under current systems of management the forests are rapidly becoming exhausted. Unless management practices change to become genuinely sustainable, neither the forests nor the essential contribution of the timber…

    Paperback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge
    Natural Resource Management Set

  • Wasted

    Counting the Costs of Global Consumption

    By Michael Redclift

    Sustainable development cannot be achieved solely at the international level. Without the creation of more sustainable livelihoods, it will remain a utopian and elusive goal. Yet given the huge differences in economic development and levels of consumption between North and South, how might this be…

    Paperback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge
    Sustainable Development Set

  • Trees, People and Power

    By Peter Utting

    Behind the headlines about the loss of tropical forests in Latin America lies a complex and fascinating story of the social pressures which cause it. Trees, People and Power looks at the various groups, interests and conflicts involved, and explores the repercussions for forestry, the environment…

    Paperback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge
    Natural Resource Management Set

  • Indigenous Peoples and Water Resource Management

    Not Just Another Stakeholder

    By Katie O'Bryan

    In an era of climate change, the need to manage our water resources effectively for future generations has become an increasingly significant challenge. Indigenous management practices have been successfully used to manage inland water systems around the world for thousands of years, and Indigenous…

    Hardback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge
    Indigenous Peoples and the Law

  • Driverless Urban Futures

    A Speculative Atlas

    By AnnaLisa Meyboom

    Since the industrial revolution, innovations in transportation technology have continued to re-shape the spatial organization and temporal occupation of the built environment. Today, autonomous vehicles (AVs, also referred to as self-driving cars) represent the next disruptive innovation in…

    Paperback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge

  • Environmental Health Engineering in the Tropics

    Water, Sanitation and Disease Control, 3rd Edition

    By Sandy Cairncross, Sir Richard Feachem

    This fully updated third edition of this classic text, widely cited as the most important and useful book for health engineering and disease prevention, describes infectious diseases in tropical and developing countries, and the measures that may be used effectively against them.  The…

    Paperback – 2018-11-28 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Water Text

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