Environment & Business Products

  • Forests, Business and Sustainability

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rajat Panwar, Robert Kozak, Eric Hansen

    Forests are under tremendous pressure from human uses of all kinds, and one of the most significant threats to their sustainability comes from commercial interests. This book presents a comprehensive examination of the interactions between the forest products sector and the sustainability of…

    Paperback – 2018-04-10
    Routledge

  • Corporate Social Responsibility and Natural Resource Conflict

    1st Edition

    By Kylie McKenna

    This book examines the possibilities and limitations of corporate social responsibility in minimising the violent conflict often associated with natural resource exploitation.  Through detailed and penetrating empirical analysis, the author skilfully asks why previous corporate social…

    Paperback – 2018-02-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sustainability and Business

  • Material Substitution

    Lessons from Tin-Using Industries, 1st Edition

    Edited by John E. Tilton

    Substitution has long been a common remedy for materials shortages. This study, originally published in 1983, uses tin to examine how and why substitution takes place. To provide insights into the tin industry and the practice of substitution, the case studies in this title examine three tin-using…

    Paperback – 2018-01-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Political Economy of Soil Erosion in Developing Countries

    1st Edition

    By Piers Blaikie

    First published in 1985. This book examines wide variety of ways in which environmental deterioration, in particular soil erosion, can be viewed and the implicit political judgements that often inform them. Using the context of developing countries, where the effects tend to be more acute due to…

    Paperback – 2018-01-18
    Routledge

  • Sustainability in Coffee Production

    Creating Shared Value Chains in Colombia, 1st Edition

    By Andrea Biswas-Tortajada, Asit K. Biswas

    Coffee, as a commodity and through its global value chains, is the focus of much interest to achieve fair trade and equitable outcomes for producers, processors and consumers. It has iconic cultural and economic significance for Colombia, which is one of the world's major coffee producers for the…

    Paperback – 2018-01-05
    Routledge

  • Sponsoring Nature

    Environmental Philanthropy for Conservation, 1st Edition

    By Maano Ramutsindela, Marja Spierenburg, Harry Wels

    Saving the world's flora and fauna, especially high-profile examples such as chimpanzees, whales and the tropical rain forests, is big business. Individuals and companies channel their resources to the preservation of nature through various ways, one of which is the funding of environmental…

    Paperback – 2017-12-21
    Routledge

  • Humanitarian Work Psychology and the Global Development Agenda

    Case studies and interventions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ishbel McWha-Hermann, Douglas C Maynard, Mary O'Neil Berry

    In recent years, a new movement has emerged within organizational psychology, transposing the established principles of the field onto arenas of more pressing humanitarian need, including the humanitarian treatment of all workers in all work settings. Humanitarian Work Psychology (HWP) stretches…

    Paperback – 2017-12-20
    Routledge

  • Sustainable Transportation in Natural and Protected Areas

    1st Edition

    Edited by Francesco Orsi

    Protected areas are at the centre of nature-based tourism, which is increasingly popular across the world. As visitor numbers increase, so does awareness of the harmful effects that large crowds may have on both natural resources and individuals’ recreational experience. This volume…

    Paperback – 2017-12-08
    Routledge

  • The Comparative Economics of Plantation Forestry

    A Global Assessment, 1st Edition

    By Roger A. Sedjo

    Plantation forestry is the planting, managing, and harvesting of trees for the production of industrial wood. Originally published in 1983, the principal focus and contribution of the study lies in Roger Sedjo’s examination of the economic returns in twelve forest regions throughout the world. The…

    Paperback – 2017-10-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Water Trading and Global Water Scarcity

    International Experiences, 1st Edition

    Edited by Josefina Maestu

    Water scarcity is an increasing problem in many parts of the world, yet conventional supply-side economics and management are insufficient to deal with it. In this book the role of water trading as an instrument of integrated water resources management is explored in depth. It is also shown to be…

    Paperback – 2017-10-12
    Routledge
    RFF Press Water Policy Series

  • 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…

    Paperback – 2017-10-12
    RFF Press
    Environment for Development

  • Ethical Trade, Gender and Sustainable Livelihoods

    Women Smallholders and Ethicality in Kenya, 1st Edition

    By Kiah Smith

    Fair and ethical trade is often criticized for being highly gendered, and for institutionalizing the ethical values of consumers, the priorities of NGOs and governments, and most of all, food retailers. But little is known about how women smallholder farmers experience diverse ethical…

    Paperback – 2017-10-12
    Routledge

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