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  • Local Consumption and Global Environmental Impacts

    Accounting, Trade-offs and Sustainability, 1st Edition

    By Kuishuang Feng, Klaus Hubacek, Yang Yu

    This book describes how local consumption, particularly in urban areas, is increasingly met by global supply chains. These supply chains often extend over large geographical distances and have greater global environmental impacts, contributing to pollution, climate change, water scarcity and…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge-SCORAI Studies in Sustainable Consumption

  • The History of Energy Transitions

    1st Edition

    By Anthony N. Penna

    This book presents a global and historical perspective on transitions in energy use during the last millennium. The search for sustainable energy is a key issue dominating today's energy regime. This book details the historical evolution of energy, following the overlapping and slow transition…

    Hardback – 2019-08-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Energy Transitions

  • Collaborative Environmental Governance Frameworks

    A Practical Guide, 1st Edition

    By Timothy Gieseke

    This book takes a practical approach to understanding and describing collaborative governance for resolving environmental problems. It introduces a new collaborative governance assessment model and recognizes that collaborations are a natural result of organizations converging around complex issues…

    Paperback – 2019-08-29 
    CRC Press

  • Policy and Governance in the Water-Energy-Food Nexus

    A Relational Equity Approach, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anastasia Koulouri, Nikolai Mouraviev

    This book discusses the balance of priorities within the Water-Energy-Food (WEF) nexus and its impact on policy development and implementation, highlighting innovative perspectives in adopting a holistic approach to identify, analyse and manage the nexus component interdependencies. Due to…

    Hardback – 2019-08-29 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Natural Resource Management

  • Product Design and Sustainability

    Strategies, Tools, and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Jane Penty

    Whether it is the effects of climate change, the avalanche of electronic and plastic waste or the substandard living and working conditions of billions of our fellow global citizens, our ability to deal with unsustainability will define the 21st Century. Given that most consumption is mediated…

    Paperback – 2019-08-27 
    Routledge

  • Environmental Economics: The Essentials

    1st Edition

    By Tom Tietenberg, Lynne Lewis

    Environmental Economics: The Essentials offers a policy-oriented approach to the increasingly influential field of environmental economics that is based upon a solid foundation of economic theory and empirical research. Students will not only leave the course with a firm understanding of…

    Paperback – 2019-08-26 
    Routledge

  • Natural Resource Economics: The Essentials

    1st Edition

    By Tom Tietenberg, Lynne Lewis

    Natural Resource Economics: The Essentials offers a policy-oriented approach to the increasingly influential field of natural resource economics that is based upon a solid foundation of economic theory and empirical research. Students will not only leave the course with a firm understanding of…

    Paperback – 2019-08-26 
    Routledge

  • Politics and Poverty

    A Critique of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, 1st Edition

    By John Abbott

    Originally published in 1992. At its foundation FAO was conceived as an organization that would bring together health and agriculture. It would manage the world’s food output to greater advantage and improve the well-being of its people. Almost a half-century on, FAO faced mounting criticism from…

    Hardback – 2019-08-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Food Supply and Policy

  • The Fight for Food

    Factors Limiting Agricultural Production, 1st Edition

    By Harold E. Croxall, Lionel P. Smith

    Originally published in 1984. Without technical Jargon or a mass of confusing statistics, this book describes a wide range of factors influencing agricultural productivity including weather, soil biology and ecology, and human, social, economic and political factors. The ways in which these factors…

    Hardback – 2019-08-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Food Supply and Policy

  • The Political Economy of African Famine

    1st Edition

    Edited by R. E. Downs, Donna O. Kerner, Stephen P. Reyna

    Originally published in 1991. This volume explores the combination of political and economic forces that influence different levels of food supply. The book begins with a discussion of famine theories, ranging from cultural ecology to neo-Marxism. Following this survey is a series of essays by…

    Hardback – 2019-08-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Food Supply and Policy

  • Urban Food Marketing and Third World Rural Development

    The Structure of Producer-Seller Markets, 1st Edition

    By T. Scarlett Epstein

    Originally published in 1982. This book explores the nature of food marketing in Third World countries. Economic development invariably involves a transition from the traditional subsistence and/or barter economics to increasing participation in cash transactions. In many less developed countries…

    Hardback – 2019-08-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Food Supply and Policy

  • Britain's Food Supplies

    1st Edition

    By K. G. Fenelon

    Originally published in 1952. In this fascinating book that examines the statistics, the term food supplies is interpreted in a wide sense and it deals among other matters with such subjects as supplies from home agriculture and from overseas; food consumption; controls, rationing and price…

    Hardback – 2019-08-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Food Supply and Policy

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