Environment and Sustainability Products

  • Human Rights and the Environment

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tim Hayward

    The notion of ‘human rights’ is perhaps the most weighty and widely recognized ethical category of our time, while environmental threats are among the greatest challenges currently facing civilization. It is unsurprising therefore that questions about and around the connection between human…

    Hardback – 2017-09-25
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in the Environment

  • Environmental Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Alan Reid, Justin Dillon

    Addressing the need for an authoritative reference work to make sense of this rapidly growing subject and its multidisciplinary corpus of scholarly literature, ‘Environmental Education’ is a new title from the acclaimed Routledge series, Critical Concepts in the Environment. Edited by two of the…

    Hardback – 2016-12-16
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in the Environment

  • The Ethics of Nanotechnology, Geoengineering, and Clean Energy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Andrew Maynard, Jack Stilgoe

    Nanotechnology, clean technology, and geoengineering span the scale of human ingenuity, from the imperceptibly small to the unimaginably large. Yet they are united by a commonality of ethics that permeates how and why they are developed, and how the resulting consequences are managed. The articles…

    Hardback – 2016-12-16
    Ashgate
    The Library of Essays on the Ethics of Emerging Technologies

  • Low Carbon Development

    1st Edition

    Edited by Frauke Urban, Johan Nordensvard

    If—as many environmental experts maintain—global climate change is the greatest challenge of our times, the need for a serious, and universal, commitment to low-carbon development is more urgent than ever. Low-carbon development might be described as climate-friendly growth that enables humanity to…

    Hardback – 2016-08-31
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Development Studies

  • Urban Ecology, 4-vol. set

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ian Douglas

    Urban Ecology is a rapidly developing area of research and study. Drawing on the work of many disciplines—including geography, planning, landscape architecture, sociology, economics, anthropology, engineering, and climatology—urban ecologists argue that an understanding of the relationships between…

    Hardback – 2015-11-16
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Geography

  • The Environment, Climate Change, and Governance in China

    1st Edition

    Edited by Eva Sternfeld

    This four volume collection of selected works examines the political, social and economic aspects of the interaction between Chinese society and the natural environment from past to present as well as future challenges. Volume 1 and 2 are dedicated to China’s environmental history and the…

    Hardback – 2015-10-26
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in the Environment

  • Environmental Assessment

    1st Edition

    Edited by Thomas B. Fischer

    This new four-volume collection from Routledge brings together the most important canonical and cutting-edge works in Environmental Assessment.  International in scope, the materials gathered cover the background of Environmental Assessment and the different possible approaches. The…

    Hardback – 2015-08-17
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Built Environment

  • Renewable Energy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Marc A. Rosen

    This four-volume collection brings together the most important canonical papers in the wide and important field of renewable energy. This is the first coherent academic reference work to date. By looking at renewable energy topics such as solar, wind and geothermal energy; bioenergy and waste…

    Hardback – 2015-07-22
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Natural Resources

  • Environmental Justice

    1st Edition

    By Steve Vanderheiden

    This collection of scholarly articles takes as its subject matter discourses on environmental justice. The concept emerged in recent decades as an important framing concept for a wide variety of environmental movements and objectives, and has gained considerable currency due to the scope and…

    Hardback – 2015-07-17
    Routledge
    The Library of Essays on Justice - Second Series

  • Gender and the Environment

    1st Edition

    Edited by Susan Buckingham

    Campaigns to redress gender inequities and injustices have resulted in significant achievements towards equality, especially for well-educated, career-orientated, white women in the West. However, such campaigns have primarily been conducted in the male-dominated arenas of public politics, paid…

    Hardback – 2015-06-12
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in the Environment

  • Energy Storage

    1st Edition

    Edited by Marc A. Rosen

    This new Routledge collection brings together the major works on the many types of energy-storage technologies and systems, as well as their applications. The energy-storage topics covered include battery storage, hydrogen energy storage, flywheel energy storage, compressed gas energy storage,…

    Hardback – 2015-06-08
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Natural Resources

  • Disaster Risk

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ben Wisner, J. C. Gaillard, Ilan Kelman

    Especially in an era of rapid global environmental change, questions and issues about and around natural hazards and disasters are dizzying in their complexity—and urgency. Answering the need for an authoritative reference work to make sense of this fast-moving area, and its vast and…

    Hardback – 2015-03-31
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in the Environment

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