Environment and Sustainability Products

  • The Question of Limits

    A Historical Perspective on the Environmental Crisis, 1st Edition

    By Christian Marouby

    We have forgotten how to think about limits. Most philosophical approaches to the environment have focused primarily on the value of the natural world, the status of anthropocentrism and the Anthropocene, and the largely ethical questions of our impact on the world. While fully acknowledging these…

    Hardback – 2018-11-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sustainability

  • Indigenous and Ethnic Empowerment

    Parity, Equity and Strategy, 1st Edition

    By Alf H. Walle

    Indigenous, ethnic and rural peoples throughout the world struggle to effectively deal with the challenges triggered by outside economic and social intervention. This book presents business methods in a manner that reflects the needs, desires and priorities of indigenous peoples and provides the…

    Hardback – 2018-11-15
    Routledge

  • Landscape Performance

    Ian McHarg’s ecological planning in The Woodlands, Texas, 1st Edition

    By Bo Yang

    Ian McHarg’s ecological planning approach has been influential since the 20th century. However, few empirical studies have been conducted to evaluate the performance of his projects. Using the framework of landscape performance assessment, this book demonstrates the long-term benefits of a renowned…

    Hardback – 2018-11-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Landscape and Environmental Design

  • Valuing Development, Environment and Conservation

    Creating Values that Matter, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sarah Bracking, Aurora Fredriksen, Sian Sullivan, Philip Woodhouse

    Policy-makers are increasingly trying to assign economic values to areas such as ecologies, the atmosphere, even human lives. These new values, assigned to areas previously considered outside of economic systems, often act to qualify, alter or replace former non-pecuniary values. Valuing…

    Hardback – 2018-11-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Development Studies

  • The Politics of Radioactive Waste Management

    Public Involvement and Policy-Making in the European Union, 1st Edition

    By Gianluca Ferraro

    Environmental concerns have pushed the decarbonisation of the European economy high on the EU political agenda. This has renewed old debates about the role of nuclear energy in the European economy and society that gravitate around the issues of nuclear safety and radioactive waste management (RWM)…

    Hardback – 2018-11-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Waste Management and Policy

  • Governing Sustainability in the EU

    From Political Discourse to Policy Practices, 1st Edition

    By Ekaterina Domorenok

    Governing Sustainability in the EU examines the recent novelties in the EU agenda for sustainable development, illustrating how the process of policy change has occurred at different levels, comprising general priorities, specific objectives and policy instruments. The book focuses on the…

    Hardback – 2018-11-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies on Government and the European Union

  • Indigenous Rights and Water Resource Management

    Not Just Another Stakeholder, 1st Edition

    By Katie O'Bryan

    In an era of climate change, the need to manage our water resources effectively for future generations has become an increasingly significant challenge. Indigenous management practices have been successfully used to manage inland water systems around the world for thousands of years, and Indigenous…

    Hardback – 2018-11-06
    Routledge
    Indigenous Peoples and the Law

  • India’s Water Futures

    Emergent Ideas and Pathways, 1st Edition

    Edited by K. J. Joy, S. Janakarajan

    When it comes to water, we flush and forget. We use, abuse and almost never recycle. Water sector in India, since the 1990s, has seen some new ideas formalised legally and institutionally, while others are still emerging and evolving. Confronting the reality of current water management strategies,…

    Hardback – 2018-11-06
    Routledge India

  • The Politics of Urban Sustainability Transitions

    Knowledge, Power and Governance, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jens Stissing Jensen, Matthew Cashmore, Philipp Späth

    Cities, the world over, are increasingly recognised to be both a principal source of the environmental and social sustainability challenges facing contemporary society and a critical site for addressing these challenges. Socio-technical systems are at the heart of these challenges as they configure…

    Hardback – 2018-11-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sustainable Urbanism

  • Environmentalism under Authoritarian Regimes

    Myth, Propaganda, Reality, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen Brain, Viktor Pál

    Since the early 2000s, authoritarianism has risen as an increasingly powerful global phenomenon. This shift has not only social and political implications, but also environmental implications: authoritarian leaders seek to recast the relationship between society and the government in every aspect…

    Hardback – 2018-11-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Environmental Humanities

  • Legal Rights for Rivers

    Competition, Collaboration and Water Governance, 1st Edition

    By Erin O'Donnell

    In 2017 four rivers in Aotearoa New Zealand, India, and Colombia were given the status of legal persons, and there was a recent attempt to extend these rights to the Colorado River in the USA. Understanding the implications of creating legal rights for rivers is an urgent challenge for both water…

    Hardback – 2018-11-06
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management

  • The World Multiple

    The Quotidian Politics of Knowing and Generating Entangled Worlds, 1st Edition

    Edited by Keiichi Omura, Grant Jun Otsuki, Shiho Satsuka, Atsuro Morita

    The World Multiple, as a collection, is an ambitious ethnographic experiment in understanding how the world is experienced and generated in multiple ways through people’s everyday practices. Against the dominant assumption that the world is a single universal reality that can only be known by…

    Hardback – 2018-11-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

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