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  • Journalism and Climate Crisis

    Public Engagement, Media Alternatives

    By Robert Hackett, Susan Forde, Kerrie Foxwell-Norton, Shane Gunster

    Journalism and Climate Crisis: Public Engagement, Media Alternatives recognises that climate change is more than an environmental crisis. It is also a question of political and communicative capacity. This book enquires into which approaches to journalism, as a particularly important form of…

    Paperback – 2017-02-01 

  • Routledge International Handbook of Gender and Environment

    Edited by Sherilyn MacGregor

    Variously labelled ecofeminism, feminist environmentalism and eco-gender studies, the common denominator of this body of scholarship is the analysis of the links between gender and the environment. Emerging from a critical position on the margins of such mainstream disciplines as philosophy,…

    Hardback – 2017-01-31 
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • U.S. Household Consumption, Income, and Demographic Changes


    By Philip Musgrove

    The impacts of the two variables of population and income growth on resources and the environment are transmitted through their effects on the demands for goods and services. To enrich our understanding of the impacts of population and income on consumer demand, Philip Musgrove, with the assistance…

    Paperback – 2017-01-31 
    Routledge Revivals

  • Quality of the Environment

    An Economic Approach to Some Problems in Using Land, Water, and Air

    By Orris C. Herfindahl, Allen V. Kneese

    Contemporary society is dependent on man’s ability to work fundamental changes in the natural environment. In using resources to produce high and rising levels of income, however, effects are often produced that are incidental to the main purpose. This study, first published in 1965, explores some…

    Paperback – 2017-01-31 
    Routledge Revivals

  • Governing Transboundary Waters

    Canada, the United States, and Indigenous Communities

    By Emma S. Norman

    Winner of the Political Geography Specialty Group's 2015 Julian Minghi Distinguished Book Award! With almost the entire world’s water basins crossing political borders of some kind, understanding how to cooperate with one’s neighbor is of global relevance. For Indigenous communities, whose…

    Paperback – 2017-01-31 
    Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management

  • Street Food

    Culture, economy, health and governance

    Edited by Ryzia De Cassia Vieira Cardoso, Michèle Companion, Stefano Roberto Marras

    Prepared foods, for sale in streets, squares or markets, are ubiquitous around the world and throughout history. This volume is one of the first to provide a comprehensive social science perspective on street food, illustrating its immense cultural diversity and economic significance, both in…

    Paperback – 2017-01-31 
    Routledge Studies in Food, Society and the Environment

  • Food Security and Development

    Country Case Studies

    Edited by Udaya Sekhar Nagothu

    The global food system is characterized by large numbers of people experiencing food insecurity and hunger on the one hand, and vast amounts of food waste and overconsumption on the other. This book brings together experiences from different countries addressing the challenges associated with food…

    Paperback – 2017-01-31 

  • Participatory Research in More-than-Human Worlds

    Edited by Michelle Bastian, Owain Jones, Niamh Moore, Emma Roe

    Michelle Bastian is a Chancellor’s Fellow in the Edinburgh School of Architecture and Landscape Architecture at the University of Edinburgh, UK. Owain Jones is Professor of Environmental Humanities, School of Humanities and Cultural Industries, University of Bath Spa, UK. Niamh Moore is a…

    Hardback – 2016-12-29 
    Routledge Studies in Human Geography

  • The Quality of the Urban Environment

    Essays on "New Resources" in an Urban Age

    Edited by Harvey S. Perloff

    The quality of the environment in which people live, work, and play influences to no small degree the quality of life itself. The environment can be satisfying and attractive and provide scope for individual development or it can be poisonous, irritating and stunting. The papers in this volume,…

    Paperback – 2016-12-27 
    Routledge Revivals

  • Community Engagement in Post-Disaster Recovery

    Edited by Graham L.J. Marsh, Iftekhar Ahmed, Martin Mulligan, Jenny Donovan, Steve Barton

    The literature on disaster and/or risk management makes frequent references to community consultation, engagement and recovery, but the terms are used rather loosely and there is little to suggest that the rhetoric is supported by an analysis of practical experience in a diversity of contexts. To…

    Paperback – 2016-12-24 

  • Prosperity without Growth

    Foundations for the Economy of Tomorrow, 2nd Edition

    By Tim Jackson

    What can prosperity possibly mean in a world of environmental and social limits? The publication of Prosperity without Growth was a landmark in the sustainability debate. Tim Jackson’s piercing challenge to conventional economics openly questioned the most highly-prized goal of politicians and…

    Paperback – 2016-12-15 

  • Environmental Publics

    By Sally Eden

    How do ordinary people think about the environment as they go about their daily lives? Does thinking about the environment make them do things differently? This book is the first to explore the idea of ‘environmental publics’, that is, the ways in which ordinary people engage with environmental…

    Paperback – 2016-12-15 

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