Environmental Management Products

  • The Formulation of Local Housing Strategies

    A Critical Evaluation, 1st Edition

    By Chris Nicol

    Housing provision is a major dilemma for local authorities. There is currently a huge demand for more housing, while increasing environmental, economic and political pressures must be considered when local authorities develop their policies. This remarkable volume investigates how local…

    Paperback – 2017-07-13
    Routledge

  • Public Policy and Land Exchange

    Choice, law, and praxis, 1st Edition

    By Giancarlo Panagia

    This original contribution to the field is the first to bring economic sociology theory to the study of federal land exchanges. By blending public choice theory with engaging case studies that contextualize the tactics used by land developers, this book uses economic sociology to help challenge the…

    Paperback – 2017-06-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Environmental Policy

  • Climate Change Impacts on Tropical Forests in Central America

    An ecosystem service perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Aline Chiabai

    The loss of biodiversity is a major environmental problem in nearly every terrestrial ecosystem on Earth. This loss is accelerating driven by climate change, as well as by other causes including agricultural exploitation, fragmentation and degradation triggered by land use changes. The crucial…

    Paperback – 2017-06-30
    Routledge
    The Earthscan Forest Library

  • Transfrontier Conservation Areas

    People Living on the Edge, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jens A. Andersson, Michel de Garine-Wichatitsky, David H.M. Cumming, Vupenyu Dzingirai, Ken E. Giller

    The introduction of transfrontier conservation areas (TFCAs) in southern Africa was based on an enchanting promise: simultaneously contributing to global biodiversity conservation initiatives, regional peace and integration, and the sustainable socio-economic development of rural communities.…

    Paperback – 2017-06-30
    Routledge

  • Rainforest Tourism, Conservation and Management

    Challenges for Sustainable Development, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bruce Prideaux

    Globally rainforests are under threat on numerous fronts, including clearing for agriculture, harvesting for timber and urban expansion. Yet they have a crucial role in biodiversity conservation, climate change mitigation and providing other ecosystem services. As the term is used in this book,…

    Paperback – 2017-06-29
    Routledge
    The Earthscan Forest Library

  • Rationalities of Planning

    Development Versus Environment in Planning for Housing, 1st Edition

    By Jonathan Murdoch, Simone Abram

    What are the key rationalities that underpin planning policy discourses and how do they 'frame' seemingly irreconcilable conflicts around development and environmental protection? Providing a thorough assessment of these important questions, this stimulating book reviews planning policy in the UK…

    Paperback – 2017-06-28
    Routledge

  • Ports and the Environment

    Maritime Policy and Management, 1st Edition

    Edited by Meifeng Luo, Tsz Leung Yip

    Ports are a vital part of the global economy, connecting the world through maritime transport networks, promoting international trade, and supporting global economic growth. However, port communities are increasingly concerned about the local environmental problems associated with air pollution…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge

  • Forests and Globalization

    Challenges and Opportunities for Sustainable Development, 1st Edition

    Edited by William Nikolakis, John Innes

    The overarching contribution of this book is a review and assessment of the current and future impacts of globalization on the world’s forests. The work has been developed by the "Resources for the Future" Task Force for the International Union of Forest Research Organizations (IUFRO).&…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge
    The Earthscan Forest Library

  • Corporate Responsibility and Sustainable Development

    Exploring the nexus of private and public interests, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lez Rayman-Bacchus, Philip R. Walsh

    Corporate responsibility and sustainable development are two concepts that may be able to reconcile many of the big challenges facing the world; challenges such as tensions between respect for the natural environment, social justice, and economic development; the long view versus short-term…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sustainability and Business

  • Decision-making and Radioactive Waste Disposal

    1st Edition

    By Andrew Newman, Gerry Nagtzaam

    The International Atomic Energy Agency estimates that nuclear power generation facilities produce about 200,000 cubic meters of low and intermediate-level waste each year. Vital medical procedures, industrial processes and basic science research also produce significant quantities of waste. All of…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Waste Management and Policy

  • Conservation and Development in Cambodia

    Exploring frontiers of change in nature, state and society, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sarah Milne, Sango Mahanty

    Written by leading authorities from Australasia, Europe and North America, this book examines the dynamic conflicts and synergies between nature conservation and human development in contemporary Cambodia. After suffering conflict and stagnation in the late twentieth century, Cambodia has…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge
    Earthscan Conservation and Development

  • Catchment and River Basin Management

    Integrating Science and Governance, 1st Edition

    Edited by Laurence Smith, Keith Porter, Kevin Hiscock, Mary Jane Porter, David Benson

    The central focus of this volume is a critical comparative analysis of the key drivers for water resource management and the provision of clean water – governance systems and institutional and legal arrangements. The authors present a systematic analysis of case study river systems drawn from…

    Paperback – 2017-06-14
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management

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