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  • Wild Law - In Practice

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michelle Maloney, Peter Burdon

    Wild Law - In Practice aims to facilitate the transition of Earth Jurisprudence from theory into practice. Earth Jurisprudence is an emerging philosophy of law, coined by cultural historian and geologian Thomas Berry. It seeks to analyse the contribution of law in constructing, maintaining and…

    Paperback – 2015-07-18
    Routledge
    Law, Justice and Ecology

  • Flourishing Within Limits to Growth

    Following nature's way, 1st Edition

    By Sven Erik Jørgensen, Brian D. Fath, Søren Nors Nielsen, Federico M. Pulselli, Daniel A. Fiscus, Simone Bastianoni

    Decades of research and discussion have shown that the human population growth and our increased consumption of natural resources cannot continue – there are limits to growth. This volume demonstrates how we might modify and revise our economic systems using nature as a model.  The book…

    Paperback – 2015-07-16
    Routledge

  • International Perspectives in Feminist Ecocriticism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Greta Gaard, Simon C. Estok, Serpil Oppermann

    Exploring environmental literature from a feminist perspective, this volume presents a diversity of feminist ecocritical approaches to affirm the continuing contributions, relevance, and necessity of a feminist perspective in environmental literature, culture, and science. Feminist ecocriticism has…

    Paperback – 2015-07-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Literature

  • Green Building with Concrete

    Sustainable Design and Construction, Second Edition, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Gajanan M. Sabnis

    Illustrates the Global Relevance of Sustainability Applicable to roads, bridges, and other elements of the infrastructure, Green Building with Concrete: Sustainable Design and Construction, Second Edition provides an overview of all available information on the role of concrete in green building.…

    Hardback – 2015-06-16
    CRC Press

  • Confronting Ecological and Economic Collapse

    Ecological Integrity for Law, Policy and Human Rights, 1st Edition

    Edited by Laura Westra, Prue Taylor, Agnès Michelot

    From the first appearance of the term in law in the Clean Water Act of 1972 (US), ecological integrity has been debated by a wide range of researchers, including biologists, ecologists, philosophers, legal scholars, doctors and epidemiologists, whose joint interest was the study and…

    Paperback – 2015-06-09
    Routledge

  • Carbon Conflicts and Forest Landscapes in Africa

    1st Edition

    Edited by Melissa Leach, Ian Scoones

    Amidst the pressing challenges of global climate change, the last decade has seen a wave of forest carbon projects across the world, designed to conserve and enhance forest carbon stocks in order to reduce carbon emissions from deforestation and offset emissions elsewhere. Exploring a set of new…

    Paperback – 2015-06-02
    Routledge
    Pathways to Sustainability

  • Land and Resource Scarcity

    Capitalism, Struggle and Well-being in a World without Fossil Fuels, 1st Edition

    Edited by Andreas Exner, Peter Fleissner, Lukas Kranzl, Werner Zittel

    This book brings together geological, biological, radical economic, technological, historical and social perspectives on peak oil and other scarce resources. The contributors to this volume argue that these scarcities will put an end to the capitalist system as we know it and alternatives must be…

    Paperback – 2015-05-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Environmental Policy

  • Community Seed Banks

    Origins, Evolution and Prospects, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ronnie Vernooy, Pitambar Shrestha, Bhuwon Sthapit

    Community seed banks first appeared towards the end of the 1980s, established with the support of international and national non-governmental organizations. This book is the first to provide a global review of their development and includes a wide range of case studies.  Countries that…

    Paperback – 2015-05-14
    Routledge
    Issues in Agricultural Biodiversity

  • Ecolinguistics

    Language, Ecology and the Stories We Live By, 1st Edition

    By Arran Stibbe

    The increasingly rapid destruction of the ecological systems that support life is calling into question some of the fundamental stories that we live by: stories of unlimited economic growth, of consumerism, progress, individualism, success, and the human domination of nature. Ecolinguistics shows…

    Paperback – 2015-05-11
    Routledge

  • Phyto

    Principles and Resources for Site Remediation and Landscape Design, 1st Edition

    By Kate Kennen, Niall Kirkwood

    Winner of the 2017 CBHL Literature Award of Excellence in Landscape Design and Architecture Phyto presents the concepts of phytoremediation and phytotechnology in one comprehensive guide, illustrating when plants can be considered for the uptake, removal or mitigation of on-site pollutants.…

    Paperback – 2015-04-29
    Routledge

  • Animals and the Environment

    Advocacy, activism, and the quest for common ground, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lisa Kemmerer

    Contemporary Earth and animal activists rarely collaborate, perhaps because environmentalists focus on species and ecosystems, while animal advocates look to the individual, and neither seems to have much respect for the other. This diverse collection of essays highlights common ground between…

    Paperback – 2015-04-28
    Routledge

  • Shifting Cultivation and Environmental Change

    Indigenous People, Agriculture and Forest Conservation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Malcolm F. Cairns

    Shifting cultivation is one of the oldest forms of subsistence agriculture and is still practised by millions of poor people in the tropics. Typically it involves clearing land (often forest) for the growing of crops for a few years, and then moving on to new sites, leaving the earlier ground…

    Paperback – 2014-12-24
    Routledge

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