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  • Ageing, Wellbeing and Climate Change in the Arctic

    An interdisciplinary analysis, 1st Edition

    Edited by Paivi Naskali, Marjaana Seppänen, Shahnaj Begum

    The Arctic and its unique natural resources have become objects of increasing concern. Rapid climate change and ageing of the population are transforming the living conditions in the region. This translates into an urgent need for information that will contribute to a better understanding of these…

    Paperback – 2018-04-25
    Routledge

  • Tourism and the Anthropocene

    1st Edition

    Edited by Martin Gren, Edward H. Huijbens

    This book brings the field of tourism into dialogue with what is captured under the varied notions of the Anthropocene. It explores issues and challenges which the Anthropocene may pose for tourism, and it offers significant insights into how it might reframe conceptual and empirical undertakings…

    Paperback – 2018-04-25
    Routledge
    Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

  • The Philosophical Foundations of Ecological Civilization

    A manifesto for the future, 1st Edition

    By Arran Gare

    The global ecological crisis is the greatest challenge humanity has ever had to confront, and humanity is failing. The triumph of the neo-liberal agenda, together with a debauched ‘scientism’, has reduced nature and people to nothing but raw materials, instruments and consumers to be efficiently…

    Paperback – 2018-04-25
    Routledge

  • Sustainability and the Art of Long-Term Thinking

    1st Edition

    By Bernd Klauer, Reiner Manstetten, Thomas Petersen, Johannes Schiller

    Dealing with time is intimately linked to sustainability, because sustainability, at its core, involves long-term ethical claims. To live up to them, decision and policy-making has to consider long-term development of society, economy, and nature. However, dealing with time and such long-term…

    Paperback – 2018-04-25
    Routledge

  • Poetry and the Anthropocene

    Ecology, biology and technology in contemporary British and Irish poetry, 1st Edition

    By Sam Solnick

    This book asks what it means to write poetry in and about the Anthropocene, the name given to a geological epoch where humans have a global ecological impact. Combining critical approaches such as ecocriticism and posthumanism with close reading and archival research, it argues that the…

    Paperback – 2018-04-25
    Routledge

  • Environmental Crises in Central Asia

    From steppes to seas, from deserts to glaciers, 1st Edition

    Edited by Eric Freedman, Mark Neuzil

    Environmental conditions do not exist in a vacuum. They are influenced by science, politics, history, public policy, culture, economics, public attitudes, and competing priorities, as well as past human decisions. In the case of Central Asia, such Soviet-era decisions include irrigation systems and…

    Paperback – 2018-04-25
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Higher Education for Sustainable Development

    1st Edition

    Edited by Matthias Barth, Gerd Michelsen, Marco Rieckmann, Ian Thomas

    The Routledge International Handbook of Higher Education for Sustainable Development gives a systematic and comprehensive overview of existing and upcoming research approaches for higher education for sustainable development. It provides a unique resource for researchers engaged in the field of…

    Paperback – 2018-04-25
    Routledge

  • Sustainability and Wellbeing

    Human-Scale Development in Practice, 1st Edition

    By Mònica Guillen-Royo

    The idea that we can meet human needs and simultaneously conserve and even enhance the natural environment is an attractive one. Since the Brundtland report popularised a definition of sustainable development based on the concept of needs, there has been a widespread belief that it should be…

    Paperback – 2018-04-25
    Routledge

  • Resettlement Policy in Large Development Projects

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ryo Fujikura, Mikiyasu Nakayama

    Hydropower generation by construction of large dams attracts considerable attention as a feasible renewable energy source to meet the power demand in Asian cities. However, large development projects cause involuntary resettlement. Of the world’s forty to eighty million resettlers, many resettlers…

    Paperback – 2018-04-25
    Routledge

  • The Global Economics of Forestry

    1st Edition

    By William F. Hyde

    This book traces the economic and biological pattern of forest development from initial settlement and harvest activity at the natural forest frontier to modern industrial forest plantations. It builds from diagrams describing three discrete stages of forest development, and then discusses the…

    Paperback – 2018-04-16
    Routledge

  • Organizational Perspectives on Environmental Migration

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kerstin Rosenow-Williams, François Gemenne

    Over the past decade, international organizations (IOs) and non-governmental organizations (NGOs) have increasingly focused their efforts on the plight of environmental migrants in both industrialized and developing countries. However, to date very few studies have analysed the influence and…

    Paperback – 2018-04-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Development, Mobilities and Migration

  • Pastoralism and Common Pool Resources

    Rangeland co-management, property rights and access in Mongolia, 1st Edition

    By Sandagsuren Undargaa

    The grazing of animals on common land and associated property rights were the original basis of the concept of "the tragedy of the commons". Drawing on the classic work of Elinor Ostrom and the readings of political ecology, this book questions the application of exclusive property rights to mobile…

    Paperback – 2018-04-10
    Routledge

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