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  • Involving Anthroponomy in the Anthropocene

    On Decoloniality, 1st Edition

    By Jeremy David Bendik-Keymer

    This book introduces the idea of anthroponomy - the organization of humankind to support autonomous life- as a response to the problems of today’s purported "Anthropocene" age. It argues for a specific form of accountability for the redressing of planetary-scaled environmental problems. The concept…

    Hardback – 2020-05-29 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in the Anthropocene

  • Disaster Resilience in South Asia

    Tackling the Odds in the Sub-Continental Fringes, 1st Edition

    By Iftekhar Ahmed

    Edited by Kim Maund, Thayaparan Gajendran

    This book considers the challenges of building disaster resilience in South Asia – a region that frequently experiences some of the most severe and devastating impacts of disasters. Despite significant work to assist affected communities, many smaller South Asian countries remain particularly…

    Hardback – 2020-05-29 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Hazards, Disaster Risk and Climate Change

  • Surviving Democracy

    Mitigating Climate Change in a Neoliberalized World, 1st Edition

    By Chien-Yi Lu

    Is democracy, in its neoliberalized form, responsible in part for bringing us to the brink of self-destruction and the policy inertia that is doing away with our chances of survival? Surviving Democracy probes the way democracy became neoliberalized and the role neoliberalized democracy plays in…

    Hardback – 2020-04-20 
    Routledge
    Environmental Politics

  • Storytelling for Sustainability in Higher Education

    An Educator's Handbook, 1st Edition

    Edited by Petra Molthan-Hill, Heather Luna, Tony Wall, Helen Puntha, Denise Baden

    To be a storyteller is an incredible position from which to influence hearts and minds, and each one of us has the capacity to utilise storytelling for a sustainable future. This book offers unique and powerful insights into how stories and storytelling can be utilized within Higher Education to…

    Hardback – 2020-04-09 
    Routledge

  • Climate Change and Adaptive Innovation

    A Model for Social Work Practice, 1st Edition

    By Sunil D. Santha

    The world is witnessing climate change. As responsible citizens of planet earth, we can actively participate in the co-creation of actionable knowledge and solutions. There may not be a single and linear pathway to adaptation anymore. This book explores multiple and iterative pathways of adapting…

    Hardback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge
    Indigenous and Environmental Social Work

  • The Bioeconomy Approach

    Constraints and Opportunities for Sustainable Development, 1st Edition

    Edited by Udaya Sekhar Nagothu

    This book examines the bioeconomy concept, analysing the opportunities it can generate, the constraints and the potential benefits for society. The main objective of bioeconomy is to promote economic development, by creating jobs and enhancing the sustainable utilization of bio-resources. A…

    Hardback – 2020-03-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Food, Society and the Environment

  • Mainstreaming Solar Energy in Small, Tropical Islands

    Cultural and Policy Implications, 1st Edition

    By Kiron C. Neale

    This book explores how cultural considerations can improve policy-making to achieve mainstream solar energy in small, tropical islands. Focussing on Trinidad, Barbados and Oʻahu, Kiron Neale looks at how culture can affect and be affected by the policies that support the household adoption of two…

    Hardback – 2020-03-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Energy Policy

  • Ethical Debates in Orangutan Conservation

    1st Edition

    By Alexandra Palmer

    Ethical Debates in Orangutan Conservation explores how conservationists decide whether, and how, to undertake rehabilitation and reintroduction (R&R) when rescuing orphan orangutans. The author demonstrates that exploring ethical dilemmas is crucial for understanding ongoing disagreements about…

    Hardback – 2020-03-13 
    Routledge

  • Indigenous Wellbeing and Enterprise

    Self-Determination and Sustainable Economic Development, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rick Colbourne, Robert Anderson

    In this book, we explore the economic well‐being of Indigenous people globally through case studies that provide practical examples of how Indigenous well-being is premised on sustainable self‐determination that is in turn dependent on a community’s evolving model for economic development, its…

    Hardback – 2020-02-20 
    Routledge

  • Electricity and Energy Transition in Nigeria

    1st Edition

    By Norbert Edomah

    Electricity and Energy Transition in Nigeria provides readers with a detailed account of the dynamics of energy infrastructure change in Nigeria’s electricity sector. The book starts by introducing the basic theories underpinning the politics of energy infrastructure supply and goes on to explore…

    Hardback – 2020-02-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Energy Studies

  • The Promise of Nostalgia

    Reminiscence, Longing and Hope in Contemporary American Culture, 1st Edition

    By Nicola Sayers

    The Promise of Nostalgia analyses a range of texts - including The Virgin Suicides, both the novel by Jeffrey Eugenides’ and Sofia Coppola’s screen adaptation, photography of Detroit’s ‘abandoned spaces’, and blogger Tavi Gevinson's media output - to explore nostalgia as a prominent affect in…

    Hardback – 2020-01-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Anticipation and Futures

  • The Creative Arts in Governance of Urban Renewal and Development

    1st Edition

    By Rory Shand

    This book focuses on the role of the creative sector in the governance of urban renewal and economic development initiatives. Rory Shand examines the ways in which both the top-down nature of the creative sector, and the bottom-up roles of creative arts organisations, drive development and engage…

    Hardback – 2020-01-24 
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

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