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  • Water Governance as Connective Capacity

    1st Edition

    By Nanny Bressers

    Edited by Jurian Edelenbos

    Water is becoming one of the world's most crucial concerns. A third of the world's population has severe water shortage, while three quarters of the global population lives in deltas which run the risk of severe flooding. In addition, many more face problems of poor water quality. While it is…

    Hardback – 2013-04-18
    Routledge

  • Governing Sustainable Urban Renewal

    Partnerships in Action, 1st Edition

    By Rory Shand

    Environmental and sustainability issues are currently stretched by economic concerns and policy areas such as housing and education are therefore needed more than ever to help regenerate the social and urban environment. Governing Sustainable Urban Renewal: Partnerships in Action uses detailed case…

    Hardback – 2013-04-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

  • China's Disappearing Countryside

    Towards Sustainable Land Governance for the Poor, 1st Edition

    By Yongjun Zhao

    While China’s hybrid rural land tenure system has contributed to agricultural development, it is interwoven with rising farmland loss and social conflicts.This book examines the linkages between land tenure, development and governance in the context of China’s development transformation. Drawing on…

    Hardback – 2013-03-28
    Routledge

  • Emissions, Pollutants and Environmental Policy in China

    Designing a National Emissions Trading System, 1st Edition

    By Bo Miao

    As the world's biggest polluter, the environmental challenges that China faces in controlling its airborne emissions are crucial, not only to its own population in terms of tackling the severe domestic air pollution, but also to the planet as it faces calls from the international community to…

    Hardback – 2013-03-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary China Series

  • Water Resources Policies in South Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Anjal Prakash, Sreoshi Singh, C. G. Goodrich, S. Janakarajan

    Falling or stagnant agricultural growth, increasing dependence on groundwater, climate variability, swift industrialization, and unplanned and unregulated urbanization in South Asia have spawned a variety of challenges for water resources governance, management and use: groundwater overdraft;…

    Hardback – 2013-03-22
    Routledge India

  • Archaeology in Environment and Technology

    Intersections and Transformations, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Frankel, Susan Lawrence, Jennifer Webb

    Environments, landscapes, and ecological systems are often seen as fundamental by archaeologists, but how they relate to society is understood in very different ways. The chapters in this book take environment, culture, and technology together. All have been the focus of much attention; often one…

    Hardback – 2013-03-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Archaeology

  • Environmental Regulation and Public Disclosure

    The Case of PROPER in Indonesia, 1st Edition

    By Shakeb Afsah, Allen Blackman, Jorge H. Garcia, Thomas Sterner

    This book is a remarkable case study of an environmental policy initiative for a national environmental regulatory system in the information age. In 1995 the Indonesian Ministry of Environment took the bold step to launch an environmental disclosure initiative called the Program for Pollution…

    Hardback – 2013-03-07
    Routledge
    Environment for Development

  • 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…

    Hardback – 2013-02-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Environmental Policy

  • From the Ground Up

    Community Gardens in New York City and the Politics of Spatial Transformation, 1st Edition

    By Efrat Eizenberg

    Little-known, and hidden between skyscrapers and wide avenues, some 650 community gardens dot New York City. Set within one of the densest and most expensive real estate markets, these gardens are attended by some of the least advantaged residents of the city. Urban residents use these spaces for…

    Hardback – 2013-01-08
    Routledge

  • Eco-Innovation and Sustainability Management

    1st Edition

    By Bart Bossink

    Sustainability is a phenomenon that must be pursued in a complex system of interrelated elements of business, society, and ecology. It is important to gain an understanding of these elements, the interplay between them, and the behavior of the system. This book explores the…

    Hardback – 2012-12-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Innovation, Organizations and Technology

  • Parallel Patterns of Shrinking Cities and Urban Growth

    Spatial Planning for Sustainable Development of City Regions and Rural Areas, 1st Edition

    By Rocky Piro

    Edited by Robin Ganser

    Focussing particularly on urban fringe and rural areas, this book addresses the parallel phenomena of growth and decline. In doing so, it not only broadens a debate which generally concentrates on urban municipalities, especially inner city areas, but also covers new ground by starting to build a…

    Hardback – 2012-12-14
    Routledge

  • Globalization, Political Institutions and the Environment in Developing Countries

    1st Edition

    By Gabriele Spilker

    Though industrialized countries are usually the ones indicted when environmental pollution is discussed, over the few last years the rate of emissions in developing countries has increased by a startling amount. The fallout from this increase is evidenced by the struggle of cities like Beijing to…

    Hardback – 2012-12-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Environmental Policy and Politics

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