Environment and Sustainability Products

  • The Financialization of Agri-Food Systems

    Contested Transformations, 1st Edition

    Edited by Hilde Bjorkhaug, André Magnan, Geoffrey Lawrence

    Financialization is the increased influence of financial actors and logics on social and economic life, and is one of the key drivers transforming food systems and rural economies around the world. The premise of this book is that the actions of financial actors, and their financial logics, are…

    Hardback – 2018-09-05
    Routledge
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

  • The Anthropocene Debate and Political Science

    1st Edition

    Edited by Thomas Hickmann, Lena Partzsch, Philipp Pattberg, Sabine Weiland

    Anthropocene has become an environmental buzzword. It denotes a new geological epoch that is human‐dominated. As mounting scientific evidence reveals, humankind has fundamentally altered atmospheric, geological, hydrological, biospheric, and other Earth system processes to an extent that the risk…

    Hardback – 2018-09-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Global Environmental Governance

  • Heidegger on Technology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Aaron James Wendland, Christopher Merwin, Christos Hadjioannou

    This collection offers the first comprehensive and definitive account of Martin Heidegger’s philosophy of technology. It does so through a detailed analysis of canonical texts and recently published primary sources on two crucial concepts in Heidegger’s later thought: Gelassenheit and Gestell.…

    Hardback – 2018-09-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Philosophy

  • Metagovernance for Sustainability

    A Framework for Implementing the Sustainable Development Goals, 1st Edition

    By Louis Meuleman

    The 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) which were adopted by the United Nations in September 2015 are universally applicable in all 193 UN Member States and connect the big challenges of our time, such as hunger and poverty, climate change, health in an urbanised environment, sustainable…

    Hardback – 2018-08-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sustainable Development

  • Natural Resources, Extraction and Indigenous Rights in Latin America

    Exploring the Boundaries of Environmental and State-Corporate Crime in Bolivia, Peru, and Mexico, 1st Edition

    By Marcela Torres Wong

    In 1989, the International Labor Organization stated that all indigenous peoples living in the postcolonial world were entitled to the right to prior consultation, over activities that could potentially impact their territories and traditional livelihoods. However, in many cases the economic…

    Hardback – 2018-08-31
    Routledge
    Crimes of the Powerful

  • Green Events and Green Tourism

    An International Guide to Good Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Hugues Seraphin, Emma Nolan

    As the appetite for leisure travel and events continues to grow at an exponential rate, the impact on the environment and local communities is becoming an increasing concern, not least by the users of the services. Green approaches to tourism and events are growing in popularity and present an…

    Hardback – 2018-08-31
    Routledge

  • Sustainable Design and Construction in Africa

    A System Dynamics Approach, 1st Edition

    By Oluwaseun Dosumu, Clinton Aigbavboa

    This book addresses some of the countless challenges faced by developing countries when adopting sustainable design and construction and offers suggestions for the way forward for African development projects. The authors argue that the pervasive non-consideration of the interrelationship between…

    Hardback – 2018-08-30
    Routledge
    Spon Research

  • The Implementation of the Paris Agreement on Climate Change

    1st Edition

    Edited by Vesselin Popovski

    In December 2015, 196 parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) adopted the Paris Agreement, seen as a decisive landmark for global action to stop human- induced climate change. The Paris Agreement will replace the 1997 Kyoto Protocol which expires in 2020, and…

    Hardback – 2018-08-28
    Routledge
    Law, Ethics and Governance

  • Activism in Architecture

    Bright Dreams of Passive Energy Design, 1st Edition

    Edited by Margot McDonald, Carolina Dayer

    This edited collection gathers contributions from a diverse range of renowned scholars and professionals to uncover the unique relationship between passive architectural systems and activism. Focusing on the pioneering work of the influential American chemist and inventor, Harold R. Hay (1909–2009)…

    Hardback – 2018-08-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Architecture

  • Drought in Bulgaria

    A Contemporary Analog for Climate Change, 1st Edition

    By Ivan Raev

    Given the different geographical and human contexts in which climate change impacts will be experienced, thinking by analogy provides one useful way to explore dimensions of such change. This landmark book, based on the human dimensions of global change paradigm, examines climate impacts through…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge

  • A New Approach to Conservation

    The Importance of the Individual through Wildlife Rehabilitation, 1st Edition

    By Gill Aitken

    Conservationists assume a set of underlying values which guide their decision-making and action. The safeguarding or promotion of biodiversity, it is believed, is the means by which nature is best protected. This book examines - and challenges - these general conservation assumptions. While…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge

  • The Role of the State and Individual in Sustainable Land Management

    1st Edition

    By Peter C. Bloch

    Bringing together case studies from Europe, Africa and North and South America, this book makes a fresh assessment of the role of the individual and the state in land development. It discusses a range of issues related to land reform, land development and land management, providing a unique…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge

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