Environment & Business Products

  • Value Shifts

    How Investors are Advancing Sustainability in Capital Markets

    By Alison L. Dempsey

    Socially responsible investment was once considered a distinct category of investment theory and practice adhered to by specialised investment professionals and dedicated funds. Now the incorporation of environmental, social and governance factors in fund mandates, asset identification, evaluation,…

    Paperback – 2019-01-06 

  • Supermarkets and their Alternatives

    The politics and practices of sustainable food

    By Emma-Jayne Abbots, Benjamin Coles

    Supermarkets and their Alternatives critically examines the relationship between the large-scale globalised conventional food system, as epitomised by supermarkets, and its small-scale localised ‘alternatives’. In particular, it interrogates the ways in which the large and the small-scale are…

    Paperback – 2019-01-01 
    Routledge Studies in Food, Society and the Environment

  • Australian Climate Policy and Diplomacy

    Government-Industry Discourses

    By Ben Parr

    Hardback – 2019-01-01 
    Routledge Focus on Environment and Sustainability

  • Localizing Global Food

    Short Food Supply Chains as Responses to Agri-Food System Challenges

    Edited by Agni Kalfagianni, Skordili Sophia

    Short food supply chains (SFSCs) rely on local production and processing practices for the provision of food, and are in principle more sustainable in social, economic and environmental terms, than supply chains where production and consumption are widely separated. This book reviews and assesses…

    Hardback – 2018-12-31 
    Routledge Studies in Food, Society and the Environment

  • Corporate Sustainability in the 21st Century

    Increasing the Resilience of Social and Ecological Systems

    By Rafael Sardá Borroy, Stefano Pogutz

    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 – 2018-12-10 

  • Labor-environmental Coalitions

    Lessons from a Louisiana Petrochemical Region

    By Thomas Estabrook, Charles Levenstein, John Wooding

    In 1984, the oil, chemical and atomic workers began a 5-year campaign to win back the jobs of its members locked out by the BASF Corp. in Geismar, Louisiana. The multiscale campaign involved coalitions with local environmentalists as well as international solidarity from environmental and religious…

    Paperback – 2018-11-30 
    Work, Health and Environment Series

  • Giving Voice to Values as a Professional Physician

    An Introduction to Medical Ethics

    By Ira Bedzow

    Giving Voice to Values in Healthcare provides students with the theoretical background and practical applications for acting on their values in situations of ethical conflict. It is the first medical ethics book that utilizes the Giving Voice to Values methodology and instruct students in medical…

    Paperback – 2018-11-23 
    Giving Voice to Values

  • Green Supply Chain Management

    By Charisios Achillas, Dionysis D. Bochtis, Dimitris Aidonis, Dimitris Folinas

    Today, one of the top priorities of an organization’s modern corporate strategy is to portray itself as socially responsible and environmentally sustainable. As a focal point of sustainability initiatives, green supply chain management has emerged as a key strategy that can provide competitive…

    Paperback – 2018-11-15 

  • Five Superpowers for Co-Creators

    How change makers and business can achieve the Sustainable Development Goals

    By Katrin Muff

    This important and timely book provides the practical tools needed to enable change makers, group facilitators and their organizations to be future-ready through collaborative and co-creative practices with stakeholders in order to effect lasting and responsible change. This book not only explains…

    Paperback – 2018-11-01 

  • Nuclear Energy Regulation, Risk and The Environment

    By Abdullah Al Faruque

    Analyzing the impact and benefits of nuclear energy on environment, this book examines nuclear treaties in relation to environmental protection, highlights legal framework on non-proliferation and denuclearization, explores treaties on nuclear safety and nuclear security, discusses legal regimes on…

    Hardback – 2018-10-31 
    Routledge Research in Energy Law and Regulation

  • The Game Changer

    How Leading Organisations in Business and Sport Changed the Rules of the Game

    By Alistair Gray

    The Game Changer powerfully demonstrates how some organisations in business and sport have done more than raise their performance; they have also changed the rules of the game or the game itself within their industry. It gives examples of the strategies and governance programmes that have emerged…

    Paperback – 2018-10-31 

  • Homeworking Women

    A Gender Justice Perspective

    By Annie Delaney, Rosaria Burchielli, Shelley Marshall, Jane Tate

    Homework; work that is categorised as informal employment, performed in the home, mainly for subcontractors and mostly undertaken by women. The inequities and injustices inherent in homework conditions maintain women’s weak bargaining position, preventing them from making any improvements to their…

    Paperback – 2018-10-29 

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