Environment & Business Products

  • Corporate Sustainability in the 21st Century

    Increasing the Resilience of Social and Ecological Systems

    By Rafael Sardá Borroy, Stefano Pogutz, Kilaparti Ramakrishna

    Corporate sustainability needs a rethink. We have entered the human-influenced Anthropocene age, and we are witnessing accelerating changes in earth system processes. Businesses’ current initiatives, such as product innovation and pollution reduction, are not enough to combat the intensifying…

    Paperback – 2018-06-01 

  • Around the World in 80 Species

    Exploring the Business of Extinction

    Edited by Jill Atkins, Barry Atkins

    The world is currently experiencing a sixth period of mass species extinction, and extinction of flora and fauna is caused by a variety of factors arising from industrial activity and increasing human population, such as global warming, climate change, habitat loss, pollution and use of pesticides.…

    Paperback – 2018-06-01 

  • Corporate Social Responsibility and the Global Food Supply Chain

    An Ethical and Regulatory Perspective on Green Food

    By Hillary J. Shaw, Julia Shaw

    The modern food system has become hyper-efficient at producing large quantities of cheap food. Food chains, from farmer to consumer, have become increasingly dominated by supermarket oligopolies in both developing and developed countries. The economic power these supermarkets have derived from…

    Hardback – 2018-05-31 
    Routledge Studies in Management, Organizations and Society

  • Management Systems and Performance Frameworks for Sustainability

    A Road Map for Sustainably Managed Enterprises

    By Lowellyne James

    All organizations have a responsibility to ensure they have a minimum negative impact on the environment. But small businesses have limited resources with which to pursue sustainability initiatives and must focus on their core objectives in order to survive. Through an in depth exploration of…

    Paperback – 2018-05-30 

  • Designing for the Circular Economy

    Strategy and Implementation for the Next Generation of Sustainable Organizations

    Edited by Martin Charter

    The circular economy describes a world in which reuse through repair, reconditioning and refurbishment is the prevailing social and economic model. The business opportunities are huge but developing product and service offerings and achieving competitive advantage means rethinking your business…

    Hardback – 2018-05-30 

  • Towards Coastal Resilience and Sustainability

    Edited by C. Patrick Heidkamp, John Edward Morrissey

    This book interrogates the multi-scalar complexities that need to be considered in moving towards a more sustainable coastal zone through the lenses of economic geography. Economic geography holds promise in helping shape policies for what some have called a transition towards a new economic…

    Hardback – 2018-05-30 
    The Dynamics of Economic Space

  • Untangling the USA

    The Cost of Complexity and What Can Be Done About It

    By Etienne Deffarges

    Complex systems are an inevitable part of business and socio-economic structures. As businesses and industries develop, they become ever-more complex. So too modern societies. However, when social and organizational structures start to form an incomprehensible number of layers, policies and…

    Paperback – 2018-05-30 

  • Gloom to Bloom

    How Leaders Transform Risk into Sustainable Value

    By Andrea Bonime-Blanc

    Every company takes strategic risks. But for many corporate leaders and board members, these risks can cause headaches; particularly when the risks don’t pay off. Catastrophe, even bankruptcy, can often be lurking just around the corner.In this book, global risk expert Andrea Bonime-Blanc shows…

    Paperback – 2018-05-29 

  • Time for Solutions!

    Overcoming Gender-related Career Barriers

    Edited by Susan M. Adams

    Time for Solutions! Overcoming Gender-related Career Barriers shares the who, what and how to reduce gender inequalities in the workplace. Clearly the time is now since inequities are hampering the economy and simply wrong. Who needs to change? And, how? These can be more difficult questions to…

    Paperback – 2018-05-10 

  • Sustainable Business

    Key Issues, 2nd Edition

    By Helen Kopnina, John Blewitt

    Sustainable Business: Key Issues is the first comprehensive introductory-level textbook to address the interface between environmental challenges and business solutions to provide an overview of the basic concepts of sustainability, sustainable business, and business ethics. The book introduces…

    Paperback – 2018-05-03 
    Key Issues in Environment and Sustainability

  • Rethinking Leadership

    A Human-Centered Approach to Management Ethics

    By Roland Bardy

    Leadership, corporate responsibility and management ethics underline the human-centered paradigm in the complex world of today. One major issue in management is impact on people. This book relates to the outcomes of human interaction within and beyond the borders of an organization. It discusses…

    Hardback – 2018-05-03 
    Human Centered Management

  • Stranded Assets and the Environment

    Risk, Resilience and Opportunity

    Edited by Ben Caldecott

    Drawing on the work of leading researchers and practitioners from a range of disciplines, including economic geography, economics, economic history, finance, law, and public policy, this edited collection provides a comprehensive assessment of stranded assets and the environment, covering the…

    Hardback – 2018-05-01 
    Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

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