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  • Greening India's Growth

    Costs, Valuations and Trade-offs, 1st Edition

    Edited by Muthukumara Mani

    India’s sustained and rapid economic growth offers an opportunity to lift millions out of poverty. But this may come at a steep cost to its environment and natural resources. This insightful book analyses India’s growth from an economic perspective and assesses whether India can grow…

    Hardback – 2013-09-25
    Routledge

  • The Regulation of Animal Health and Welfare

    Science, Law and Policy, 1st Edition

    By John McEldowney, Wyn Grant, Graham Medley

    The Regulation of Animal Health and Welfare draws on the research of scientists, lawyers, economists and political scientists to address the current and future regulatory problems posed by the issues of animal health and disease. Recent events such as the outbreak of mad cow…

    Hardback – 2013-09-05
    Routledge
    Law, Science and Society

  • Contentious Agency and Natural Resource Politics

    1st Edition

    By Markus Kröger

    The looming depletion of non-renewable resources has increased the global land grab in the past decade. So far however, the question of how and when people can influence economic outcomes has received little attention in the study of social movements. Based on in-depth ethnographic field research…

    Hardback – 2013-09-05
    Routledge
    Rethinking Globalizations

  • Informing Water Policies in South Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Anjal Prakash, Chanda Gurung Goodrich, Sreoshi Singh

    This book analyzes water policies in South Asia from the perspective of Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM). It seeks to address the problems of water scarcity, conflict and pollution resulting from the gross mismanagement and over-exploitation of this finite resource. Highlighting the…

    Hardback – 2013-08-31
    Routledge India

  • Resource Efficiency Complexity and the Commons

    The Paracommons and Paradoxes of Natural Resource Losses, Wastes and Wastages, 1st Edition

    By Bruce Lankford

    The efficient use of natural resources is key to a sustainable economy, and yet the complexities of the physical aspects of resource efficiency are poorly understood. In this challenging book, the author proposes a major advance in our understanding of this topic by analysing resource efficiency…

    Hardback – 2013-08-16
    Routledge

  • The UN Watercourses Convention in Force

    Strengthening International Law for Transboundary Water Management, 1st Edition

    Edited by Flavia Rocha Loures, Alistair Rieu-Clarke

    At the UN General Assembly in 1997, an overwhelming majority of States voted for the adoption of the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Non-Navigational Uses of International Watercourses – a global overarching framework governing the rights and duties of States sharing freshwater systems.…

    Hardback – 2013-08-13
    Routledge

  • The Ecotourism-Extraction Nexus

    Political Economies and Rural Realities of (un)Comfortable Bedfellows, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bram Büscher, Veronica Davidov

    Ecotourism and natural resource extraction may be seen as contradictory pursuits, yet in reality they often take place side by side, sometimes even supported by the same institutions. Existing academic and policy literatures generally overlook the phenomenon of ecotourism in areas concurrently…

    Hardback – 2013-08-06
    Routledge
    Routledge ISS Studies in Rural Livelihoods

  • Globalization of Water Governance in South Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Vishal Narain, Chanda Gurung Goodrich, Jayati Chourey, Anjal Prakash

    Globalization has significantly redefined the nature of governance in the water sector. Non-state actors—multilateral and transnational donor agencies and corporations, non-government organizations, markets, and civil society at large—are assuming a bigger role in public policy-making for water…

    Hardback – 2013-07-31
    Routledge India

  • Institutions, Regulatory Styles, Society and Environmental Governance in China

    1st Edition

    By Carlos Wing-Hung Lo, Shui-Yan Tang

    During the past three decades of rapid industrial growth, China has suffered from devastating environmental degradation. Most scholarly and popular publications have painted a rather pessimistic picture about the worrisome trend. Yet a somewhat more optimistic view has emerged in the past decade…

    Hardback – 2013-07-10
    Routledge

  • Ecofeminism and Systems Thinking

    1st Edition

    By Anne Stephens

    This book brings together two vitally important strands of 20th-century thinking to establish a set of simple and elegant principles for planning, project design and evaluation. It explains the backgrounds of cultural ecofeminism and critical systems thinking, and what we find when they are…

    Hardback – 2013-07-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and Society

  • 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…

    Hardback – 2013-05-31
    Routledge

  • Contemporary Water Governance in the Global South

    Scarcity, Marketization and Participation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Leila M. Harris, Jacqueline A. Goldin, Christopher Sneddon

    The litany of alarming observations about water use and misuse is now familiar—over a billion people without access to safe drinking water; almost every major river dammed and diverted; increasing conflicts over the delivery of water in urban areas; continuing threats to water quality from…

    Hardback – 2013-05-15
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management

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