Environmental Economics Products

  • Brazil in the Anthropocene

    Conflicts between predatory development and environmental policies

    Edited by Liz-Rejane Issberner, Philippe Lena

    Brazil is considered one of the world’s most important environmental powers. With a continental territory containing almost 70% of the Amazon rainforest, along with a rich biodiversity and huge amount of natural resources, its geopolitical role in environmental decisions is crucial to ongoing…

    Hardback – 2016-11-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge Environmental Humanities

  • A Political Economy of Attention, Mindfulness and Sustainable Consumption

    The Mindful Commons

    By Peter Doran

    Advertising, the mass media, technological advances in social media and celebrity culture have come to mediate our popular self-understanding and how we relate to notions of self in a profound way. There is an increasing recognition that ‘attention deficit’ is the price individuals now pay for…

    Hardback – 2016-11-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sustainability

  • Fisheries Subsidies, Sustainable Development and the WTO

    Edited by Anja von Moltke

    The fisheries sector is in crisis. Inappropriate subsidies to the fishing industry are a key factor responsible for worldwide fisheries depletion, overcapitalization and ecosystem degradation. There is an urgent need for an international mechanism to promote the appropriate restructuring of…

    Paperback – 2016-10-31 
    Routledge

  • Democratizing Technology

    Risk, Responsibility and the Regulation of Chemicals

    By Anne Chapman

    Democratizing Technology provides a much-needed fresh perspective on the regulation of chemicals, and an important contribution to green thinking about technology.Caroline Lucas, Green Party MEP. This book is an excellent critique of the current risk-based approach to technology. By exploring the…

    Paperback – 2016-10-31 
    Routledge
    The Earthscan Science in Society Series

  • Urban Sustainability Indicators

    A Guidebook

    Edited by Devisari Tunas, Lai-Choo Malone-Lee, Heng Chye Kiang

    The issues of urban sustainability are critical, and more so for cities with already high density where the problems of resource constraints, quality of urban community life, and quality of the physical environment are exacerbated by the sheer intensity of social and economic activities within the…

    Paperback – 2016-10-30 
    Routledge
    Advances in Urban Sustainability

  • Workers and Trade Unions for Climate Solidarity

    Tackling climate change in a neoliberal world

    By Paul Hampton

    This book is a theoretically rich and empirically grounded account of UK trade union engagement with climate change over the last three decades. It offers a rigorous critique of the mainstream neoliberal and ecological modernisation approaches, extending the concepts of Marxist social and…

    Paperback – 2016-10-27 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Climate, Work and Society

  • Environmental Water Markets and Regulation

    A comparative legal approach

    By Katherine Owens

    River systems around the world are degraded and are being used unsustainably. Meeting this challenge requires the development of flexible regimes that have the potential to meet essential consumptive needs while restoring environmental flows. This book focuses on how water trading frameworks can be…

    Hardback – 2016-10-25 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management

  • Forests and Development

    Local, National and Global Issues

    By Philippe Delacote

    This book is a fully up to date study of the major issues facing forest conservation and the forestry industry, which considers developments at local, national and global levels. Environmental and development topics relating to each level are discussed – for instance, the use of forest products in…

    Paperback – 2016-10-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Environmental Economics

  • Climate Change and the Oceanic Carbon Cycle

    Variables and Consequences

    Edited by Isabel Ferrera

    This valuable compendium provides an overview of the variables and consequences of oceanic carbon cycling in the context of climate change. The chapters highlight the importance of marine plankton in carbon processing as well as the effects of rising CO2 and temperature in their functioning.…

    Hardback – 2016-10-15 
    Apple Academic Press

  • Air Transport and the Environment

    2nd Edition

    By Ben Daley

    Air Transport and the Environment provides an overview of the main issues relating to aviation environmental impacts. It explains the challenge facing policymakers in terms of sustainable development, focusing on the importance of balancing the industry's economic, social and environmental costs…

    Hardback – 2016-10-01 
    Routledge

  • Urban Land Use

    Community-Based Planning

    Edited by Kimberly Etingoff

    This compendium volume, Urban Land Use: Community-Based Planning, covers a range of land use planning and community engagement issues. Part I explores the connections between land use decisions and consequences for urban residents, particularly in the areas of health and health equity. The chapters…

    Hardback – 2016-09-30 
    Apple Academic Press

  • The Social Challenges and Opportunities of Low Carbon Development

    By Johan Nordensvard

    This book explores the social implications and challenges of low-carbon development. The argument of the book is that a broad understanding of low-carbon development is essential for mitigating climate change and enabling development in a carbon-constrained world, but there are risks that…

    Hardback – 2016-09-29 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Low Carbon Development

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