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  • The Human Right to Water and its Application in the Occupied Palestinian Territories

    1st Edition

    By Amanda Cahill Ripley

    The Human Right to Water and Its Application in the Occupied Palestinian Territories provides an overview and examination of the human right to water as determined under international human rights law. This is a highly topical issue, with the UN General Assembly having passed a resolution which…

    Hardback – 2011-04-06
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • Waste and Recycling

    Theory and Empirics, 1st Edition

    By Takayoshi Shinkuma, Shunsuke Managi

    As "business as usual" has become the mantra of today's world, it's unlikely to see a decrease in hazardous waste generated from greater economic growth. Written by renowned experts, the book suggests a solution, supported by theoretical arguments to this waste problem. The book discusses how main…

    Hardback – 2011-03-25
    Routledge Studies in Ecological Economics

  • Water Rights and Social Justice in the Mekong Region

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kate Lazarus, Bernadette P. Resurreccion, Nga Dao, Nathan Badenoch

    The Mekong Region has come to represent many of the important water governance challenges faced more broadly by the mainland Southeast Asian region. This book focuses on the complex nature of water rights and social justice in the Mekong region. The chapters delve into the diverse social, political…

    Hardback – 2011-02-24

  • Clumsy Floodplains

    Responsive Land Policy for Extreme Floods, 1st Edition

    By Thomas Hartmann

    Extreme floods cause enormous damage in floodplains, which levees cannot prevent. Therefore, it is vital for spatial planning to provide space for water retention in these areas. Land use planners, water management agencies, landowners, and policymakers all agree on this challenge, but attempts to…

    Hardback – 2011-01-28

  • Extreme Landscapes of Leisure

    Not a Hap-Hazardous Sport, 1st Edition

    By Patrick Laviolette

    In recent years, there has been an increased engagement throughout the social sciences with the study of extreme places and practices. Dangerous games and adventure tours have shifted from being marginal, exotic or mad to being more than merely acceptable. They are now exemplary, mainstream even:…

    Hardback – 2011-01-28

  • Naming Food After Places

    Food Relocalisation and Knowledge Dynamics in Rural Development, 1st Edition

    By Apostolos G. Papadopoulos

    Edited by Maria Fonte

    Bringing together a range of case studies from Ireland, Scotland, Sweden, Germany, Norway, Poland, Italy, Portugal, Spain, and Greece, this book compares and contrasts different models of food re-localization. The richness and complexity of the international case studies provide a broad…

    Hardback – 2010-11-10

  • Transborder Governance of Forests, Rivers and Seas

    1st Edition

    Edited by Wil de Jong, Denyse Snelder, Noboru Ishikawa

    Natural resources often stretch across borders that separate modern nation states. This can create conflict and limit opportunities for regulated consumption of their goods and services, but also provide opportunities for joint multinational efforts that exceed single country capabilities. This…

    Hardback – 2010-10-27

  • Remembering, Forgetting and City Builders

    1st Edition

    By Haim Yacobi

    Edited by Tovi Fenster

    Remembering, Forgetting and City Builders critically explores how urban spaces are designed, planned and experienced in relation to the politics of collective and personal memory construction. Bringing together case studies from North America, South Asia, Eastern Europe and the Middle East, the…

    Hardback – 2010-08-28

  • Monitoring Forest Biodiversity

    Improving Conservation through Ecologically-Responsible Management, 1st Edition

    By Toby Gardner

    The fate of much of the world's terrestrial biodiversity depends upon our ability to improve the management of forest ecosystems that have already been substantially modified by humans. Monitoring is an essential ingredient in meeting this challenge, allowing us to measure the impact of different…

    Hardback – 2010-05-28
    The Earthscan Forest Library

  • Adaptation to Climate Change in Southern Africa

    New Boundaries for Development, 1st Edition

    Edited by Steffen Bauer, Imme Scholz

    Adverse climate impacts are already evident across Southern Africa and pose a serious threat to the development prospects of the region's societies. Sustainable development in this region will depend on the rapid development and implementation of effective adaptation measures. This volume…

    Hardback – 2010-04-28
    Climate and Development Series

  • Unlearning the Colonial Cultures of Planning

    1st Edition

    By Libby Porter

    Colonialization has never failed to provoke discussion and debate over its territorial, economic and political projects, and their ongoing consequences. This work argues that the state-based activity of planning was integral to these projects in conceptualizing, shaping and managing place in…

    Hardback – 2010-03-28

  • Managing Europe's Water Resources

    Twenty-first Century Challenges, 1st Edition

    By Chad Staddon

    Illustrated with case studies which explain key concepts and provide practical examples, this book provides a detailed and comprehensive introduction to water management issues from a European perspective. The book begins with a brief history of water management, followed by a consideration of the…

    Hardback – 2010-01-28

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